Wednesday, February 6, 2019
The NAACP and ROLC secured a settlement in a FOIA lawsuit seeking records that shed light on preparations for the 2020 Census.
Monday, February 4, 2019
The Veterans Legal Services Clinic won a 6-3 ruling in a class action lawsuit affecting thousands of veterans impacted by a 1966 clean-up operation in Palomares, Spain.
The Rule of Law Clinic in Washington, D.C. in 2018 [Pictured left to right, Abigail Olson '19, Benjamin Alter '18, Brandon Levin '20, Professor Michael Wishnie '93, Brad Berry '88 (Chief Legal Counsel, NAACP), Charlotte Schwartz '19, Sameer Jaywant '18, Joseph Schottenfeld '19, Varun Char '19, Jeff Zalesin '19, Erinma Kalu '19]
Wednesday, January 30, 2019
The Rule of Law Clinic and NAACP won a major court ruling that allows them to proceed with a federal lawsuit challenging the government’s inadequate preparations for the 2020 Census.
Friday, January 18, 2019
Yale Law School’s Media Freedom and Information Access Clinic filed a lawsuit against the Coast Guard and Department of Homeland Security to establish the public’s First Amendment right of access to basic information about people arrested and detained by the government.
Professor Jim Silk ’89 accepts the M. Shanara Gilbert Human Rights Award from the Society of American Law Teachers (SALT). Photo by Kyle Encar.
Wednesday, January 9, 2019
Professor James J. Silk ’89 was awarded the M. Shanara Gilbert Human Rights Award by the Society of American Law Teachers (SALT) on January 4, 2019.
Tuesday, January 8, 2019
Francesca Lina Procaccini has joined the Media and Information Access Clinic (MFIA) at Yale Law School as the new Ruttenberg Fellow.
Friday, December 14, 2018
Two SFALP members have teamed up to defend localities’ power to bring broad-based consumer protection suits
Wednesday, December 12, 2018
The Conservation Law Foundation honored the Yale Law School Ludwig Center for Community and Economic Development on December 4, 2018, for its work establishing the Connecticut Legal Food Hub.
Thursday, December 6, 2018
Acting for two investigative journalists, the Media Freedom & Information Access Clinic has sued the Central Intelligence Agency for silencing the top FBI interrogator of Guantanamo detainee Abu Zubaydah. The lawsuit alleges a CIA effort to mislead the American public about the effectiveness of torture.