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Tuesday, August 04, 2020


In The Press

How the President Became Deporter in Chief

Slate

Leighton Homer Surbeck Professor of Law Cristina Rodríguez ’00 was interviewed in Slate about “The President and Immigration Law,” her new book co-authored with Adam Cox, a law professor at NYU School of Law. 

Tuesday, August 04, 2020


In The Press

The murder spike in big US cities, explained

Walton Hale Hamilton Professor Tracey Meares is quoted in a Vox article about the spike in murders in large US cities. 

Monday, August 03, 2020


In The Press

Changes to state parenting laws help fill gaps for same-sex couples

NBC News

Anne Urowsky Professor of Law Douglas NeJaime is quoted in an NBC News story about the ways in which states are addressing the legal rights of same sex parents. 

 

Monday, August 03, 2020


In The Press

How the rise of anti-crime politics caused lasting harm to Black Americans

J. Skelly Wright Professor of Law James Forman was interviewed by City Metric about current crime trends, and the effect of policing policies on the Black community. 

 

Monday, August 03, 2020


In The Press

How Police Compare in Different Democracies

Walton Hale Hamilton Professor of Law Tracey L. Meares is quoted in an article in the Council on Foreign Relations that examines policing in America in comparison to other advanced democracies. 

Monday, August 03, 2020


In The Press

Economic insecurity is a growing problem. The nation needs a jobs program — A Commentary by Michael Graetz and Ian Shapiro ’87

Michael Graetz is the Justus S. Hotchkiss Professor of Law Emeritus and Professional Lecturer at Yale Law School.  Ian Shapiro '87 is a Professor (Adjunct) of Law at Yale Law School and Sterling Professor of Political Science at Yale University.

August 21 Friday
August 24 Monday

Event

Fall term begins, 8:10 a.m.

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August 24 Monday
August 24 Monday
August 24 Monday

Event

Get to Know Your Professor – Bruce Ackerman

12:10PM to 1:00PM
Zoom: https://yale.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJcocemhrTwiGdYOeWGCKP8v5Id9fUW7KQla

August 31 Monday

Event

Get to Know Your Professor – Harold Koh

12:10PM to 1:00PM
Zoom: https://yale.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJIsd-iurDgjHNG1inTyR01-mI89oRB23z3x

September 4 Friday
September 7 Monday

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Labor Day. Classes will meet

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Tuesday, August 4, 2020


In The Press

How the President Became Deporter in Chief

Slate

Leighton Homer Surbeck Professor of Law Cristina Rodríguez ’00 was interviewed in Slate about “The President and Immigration Law,” her new book co-authored with Adam Cox, a law professor at NYU School of Law.

 

Tuesday, August 4, 2020


In The Press

The murder spike in big US cities, explained

Walton Hale Hamilton Professor Tracey Meares is quoted in a Vox article about the spike in murders in large US cities.

 

Monday, August 3, 2020


In The Press

Changes to state parenting laws help fill gaps for same-sex couples

NBC News

Anne Urowsky Professor of Law Douglas NeJaime is quoted in an NBC News story about the ways in which states are addressing the legal rights of same sex parents. 

 

Monday, August 3, 2020


In The Press

How the rise of anti-crime politics caused lasting harm to Black Americans

J. Skelly Wright Professor of Law James Forman was interviewed by City Metric about current crime trends, and the effect of policing policies on the Black community. 

 

Monday, August 3, 2020


In The Press

How Police Compare in Different Democracies

Walton Hale Hamilton Professor of Law Tracey L. Meares is quoted in an article in the Council on Foreign Relations that examines policing in America in comparison to other advanced democracies.

 

Monday, August 3, 2020


In The Press

Economic insecurity is a growing problem. The nation needs a jobs program — A Commentary by Michael Graetz and Ian Shapiro ’87

Michael Graetz is the Justus S. Hotchkiss Professor of Law Emeritus and Professional Lecturer at Yale Law School.  Ian Shapiro '87 is a Professor (Adjunct) of Law at Yale Law School and Sterling Professor of Political Science at Yale University.

Friday, July 31, 2020


In The Press

We train police to be warriors — and then send them out to be social workers

Vox

Professors Tracey L. Meares and Tom Tyler, Founding Directors of The Justice Collaborator, are quoted in a Vox article about police training.

Thursday, July 30, 2020


In The Press

U.N. Panel Takes Aim at Heavy-Handed Police Tactics at Protests

The New York Times

Sterling Professor of International Law Harold Hongju Koh is quoted in a New York Times story about a United Nations human rights panel’s concerns about tactics used by law enforcement against anti-racism protests.

Thursday, July 30, 2020


In The Press

Can plaintiffs from other countries hold China legally accountable for the coronavirus pandemic in their respective courts?

ABA Journal

Howard M. Holtzmann Professor Emeritus of Law Lea Brilmayer is quoted in an American Bar Association Journal article about whether China can be held legally responsible for the coronavirus pandemic.

Thursday, July 30, 2020


In The Press

The Supreme Court’s Religious Crusaders Take On the Pandemic Response — A Commentary by Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL

NYTimes.com

Linda Greenhouse is the Knight Distinguished Journalist in Residence at Yale Law School.