Yale Law School Today

Friday, January 08, 2021


In The Press

President Donald Trump is likely to pardon himself

BBC News

Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science Bruce Ackerman ’67 was interviewed by the BBC News, where he discussed the likelihood of President Trump pardoning himself.

Wednesday, December 09, 2020


In The Press

Another Victory For DACA Advocates In Court

WNPR

Clinical Associate Professor of Law Marisol Orihuela ’08 and Medha Swaminathan ’22 were interviewed on WNPR about the latest legal victory to protect DACA recipients. Plaintiffs are represented in part by the Worker and Immigrant Rights Advocacy Clinic.

January 20 Wednesday

Event

Koru Mindfulness Course

5:00PM to 6:30PM
Online
CANCELLED

January 21 Thursday
January 26 Tuesday

Event

Clerkships: Some Faculty Perspectives

12:10PM to 1:30PM
Online

January 27 Wednesday

Event

Koru Mindfulness Course

5:00PM to 6:30PM
Online
CANCELLED

January 28 Thursday
February 1 Monday
February 1 Monday
February 1 Monday
February 1 Monday

Event

Orientation 2.0 for 1Ls

12:05PM to 1:10PM
Online

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Tuesday, January 19, 2021


In The Press

Ahead Of Inauguration Day, Capitol Riots Raise Questions About NYPD's Approach To Black Protesters

Gothamist

J. Skelly Wright Professor of Law James Forman, Jr. ’92 is quoted in a Gothamist article about the disparate manner in which New York City police respond to majority Black versus majority white protests.

Monday, January 18, 2021


In The Press

Can The Senate Try An Ex-President?

NPR / Morning Edition

Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science Akhil Amar ’84 spoke to National Public Radio about whether the Senate can try an ex-president.

Monday, January 18, 2021


In The Press

Housing battle may have broad impact

Hartford Courant

The Hartford Courant reports on a proposal to build a multi-family dwelling in Woodbridge, Connecticut. The Jerome N. Frank Legal Services Organization is part of an effort to change what they view as the town’s discriminatory zoning policies.

 

Saturday, January 16, 2021


In The Press

A $1 Verdict Could Actually Be Meaningful — A Commentary by Stephen Carter ’79

Bloomberg.com

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

Friday, January 15, 2021


In The Press

America’s Post-Trump Reckoning — A Commentary by Harold Hongju Koh

Project Syndicate

Harold Hongju Koh is Sterling Professor of International Law at Yale Law School.

Friday, January 15, 2021


In The Press

World Hits 2 Million Covid-19 Deaths With Cases Still Surging

Bloomberg.com

Associate Professor (Adjunct) of Law at Yale Law School and co-director of the Global Health Justice Partnership Gregg Gonsalves is quoted in Bloomberg about efforts to combat the numbers of COVID-19 infections.

Thursday, January 14, 2021


In The Press

The Supreme Court After Trump — A Commentary by Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL

NYTimes.com

Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL is Senior Research Scholar in Law at Yale Law School.

Thursday, January 14, 2021


In The Press

Trump is understandably tempted to pardon himself. It won’t work. — A Commentary by William N. Eskridge, Jr.

The Washington Post

Professor William N. Eskridge, Jr. is the John A. Garver Professor of Jurisprudence at Yale Law School.

Wednesday, January 13, 2021


In The Press

Military Personnel and the Putsch at the U.S. Capitol — A Commentary by Eugene R. Fidell and Rachel VanLandingham, Lt Col, USAF

Just Security

Eugene R. Fidell is Senior Research Scholar in Law at Yale Law School. Rachel E. VanLandingham, a professor of law at Southwestern Law School, is a retired Air Force lieutenant colonel and former military attorney.

Wednesday, January 13, 2021


In The Press

Lawyers Who Sought to Overturn Election ‘Betrayed the Values of Our Profession,’ Law Deans Say

Law.com

Dean Heather K. Gerken is quoted in a Law.com article about a joint statement now signed by more than 160 law school deans in response to the events of January 6.