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Wednesday, December 1, 2021


Prison bars at Louisiana State Penitentiary, known as Angola

Camp J at Louisiana State Penitentiary, known as Angola. Photo: Andrea Armstrong ’07

Tuesday, November 23, 2021


Kerry Fellows 20-21

Seven Law School students selected have been selected as Kerry Fellows. Top row: Mikhail Grant ’24, Lorand Laskai ’22, Evan Lisman ’24, Brian Liu ’24. Bottom row: William McGee ’24, Alexandria Miskho ’22, Angela Remus ’22.

Thursday, November 18, 2021


Lani Guinier and Sherrie L. Russell-Brown

Lani Guinier ’74 (right) and Senior Research Scholar in Law Sherrie L. Russell-Brown, who co-organized a symposium on Guinier’s life and legacy, in 2019.

Thursday, November 18, 2021


Wednesday, November 17, 2021


Professor Nicholas R. Parrillo ’04 delivers the inaugural William K. Townsend lecture on Nov. 8, 2021.

Tuesday, November 16, 2021


Nixon signs the National Cancer Act

President Richard Nixon signing the National Cancer Act on December 23, 1971. A new book examines the progress made in the “war on cancer” and the work that lies ahead.

December 6 Monday

Event

OSA Exam Break: DIY Gingerbread Holiday House Making

12:00PM to 2:00PM
SLB Room 128

December 6 Monday

Event

OSA Exam Break: Afternoon Pick Me Up Gentle Flow Yoga

2:00PM to 3:00PM
Levinson Auditorium

December 7 Tuesday
December 7 Tuesday
December 7 Tuesday

Event

OSA Exam Break: Jozy the Therapy Dog

12:00PM to 1:00PM
Office of Student Affairs

December 7 Tuesday

Event

Weekly Meditation with Professor Listokin

12:05PM to 12:10PM
Online

December 7 Tuesday

Event

OSA Exam Break: DIY Body Scrub

1:30PM to 3:30PM
Ruttenberg Conference Room

December 7 Tuesday

Event

OSA Exam Break: DIY Self-Care Bags

3:00PM to 2:00PM
Office of Student Affairs

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Wednesday, December 1, 2021


In The Press

Three Cheers for the Parentage Act

Connecticut Law Tribune

Anne Urowsky Professor of Law Doug NeJaime is mentioned in a commentary about the state’s Parentage Act, which provides streamlined pathways to establishing legal recognition of parents for all children.

Wednesday, December 1, 2021


In The Press

Supreme Court Hears Arguments in Landmark Mississippi Abortion Case

NPR

Clinical Lecturer in Law, Associate Research Scholar in Law, and Director of the Program for the Study of Reproductive Justice of the Information Society Project Priscilla Smith ’91 was interviewed about the Mississippi abortion law case currently before the U.S. Supreme Court that directly challenges Roe v. Wade.

Wednesday, December 1, 2021


In The Press

Startups Use Tech, 'Gamification' for Public Health Problems

Roll Call

A recent report by The Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy is mentioned in an article about the ‘gamification’ of health care.

Tuesday, November 30, 2021


In The Press

The Judge Who Told the Truth About the Mississippi Abortion Ban

The Atlantic

Scholarship by Nicholas deB. Katzenbach Professor of Law Reva Siegel is cited by the Atlantic regarding the use of arguments related to women’s healthcare to restrict abortion.

Monday, November 29, 2021


In The Press

Can Federal Legislation Rein in South Dakota Trusts?

Sterling Professor Emeritus of Law and Legal History and Professorial Lecturer in Law John Langbein comments on U.S. trusts in relation to proposed legislation designed to increase regulation around trust laws.

Saturday, November 27, 2021


In The Press

The Difference Between Playboy’s ‘Rabbitars’ and Warhol’s Soup Cans — A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Bloomberg

Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Thursday, November 18, 2021


In The Press

What Happens When a Court Goes Rogue? — A Commentary by Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL

The New York Times

Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL is a Clinical Lecturer in Law and a Senior Research Scholar in Law at Yale Law School.

Thursday, November 18, 2021


In The Press

Police Commissioner, Ex-Cop Alder-Elect Call For National Search For Next Police Chief

New Haven Independent

Walton Hale Hamilton Professor and Founding Director of the Justice Collaboratory Tracey Meares comments on the selection process for the New Haven Chief of Police.

Wednesday, November 17, 2021


In The Press

The Continuing Need for Immigration Reform — A Commentary by Peter H. Schuck

City Journal

Peter H. Schuck is the Simeon E. Baldwin Professor of Law Emeritus at Yale Law School.

Tuesday, November 16, 2021


In The Press

The Cow-Shaped Hole in Biden’s Methane Plan — A Commentary by Viveca Morris

Politico

Viveca Morris is an Associate Research Scholar in Law and the Executive Director of the Law, Ethics & Animals Program at Yale Law School.