Thursday, November 29, 2018


State wants details of Yale clinic deal

New Haven Register

Ahmad Maaz ’20 is quoted, and Sarah June Bever-Chritton ’20 and Rachel Kogan’19 mentioned, in a New Haven Register article about a proposed collaboration between Yale New Haven Hospital and two local federally qualified health clinics.

Tuesday, November 27, 2018


Trump’s tariff tactics could make no-deal Brexit work for Ireland—A Commentary by David Singh Grewal ’02

The Irish Times

David Singh Grewal ’02 is a Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Monday, November 26, 2018


Clinic plan could jeoparduze abortion access—A Commentary by Rachel Kogan ’19

The Hartford Courant

Yale Law School student Rachel Kogan ’19 has an op/ed in the Hartford Courant.

Monday, November 26, 2018


'These children are barefoot. In diapers. Choking on tear gas.'; Images of migrant children being tear-gassed at the San Ysidro border crossing provoked outrage.

The Washington Post

Sterling Professor of International Law Harold Hongju Koh is quoted in the Washington Post about the response to a show of force against migrants seeking asylum at the San Ysidro border crossing.

Sunday, November 25, 2018


Can House Democrats really protect Obamacare?

Politico

Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy Abbe Gluck ’00 is quoted in Politico about how Democrats can best protect the Affordable Care Act.

Wednesday, November 21, 2018


How to get an up-or-down vote on U.S. involvement in the Saudi war in Yemen

White House Watch

Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science Bruce Ackerman ’67 is quoted in a White House Watch article about the path to an up-or-down vote on ending U.S. complicity with the Saudi war in Yemen.

Tuesday, November 20, 2018


Trump Fought International Law...and the Law Won

UN Dispatch

Sterling Professor of International Law Harold Hongju Koh was the guest on the UN Dispatch podcast where he discussed how international law is thwarting some of President Trump’s initiatives.

Tuesday, November 20, 2018


Looking past Trump—A Video Commentary by Mira Rapp-Hooper

Project Syndicate

Mira Rapp-Hooper is a Lecturer in Law and a Senior Research Scholar in Law at Yale Law School, as well as a Senior Fellow at Yale’s Paul Tsai China Center.

Monday, November 19, 2018


United States: Judge Allows Class-Action Lawsuit by Mentally Ill Veterans

The Associated Press

The Associated Press reports on a ruling in Connecticut that will allow Navy and Marine Corps veterans to sue the military for their less-than-honorable discharges which prevented them from receiving medical benefits. The group is represented by students with the Veterans Legal Services Clinic at Yale Law School.

Monday, November 19, 2018


Nightly Business Report

CNBC

Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy Abbe Gluck ’00 was a guest on CNBC’s Nightly Business Report, where she discussed Florida’s suit against CVS and Walgreens for their role in the opioid crisis.

Friday, November 16, 2018


China’s Orwellian Social Credit Score Isn’t Real—A Commentary by Jamie Horsley

Foreign Policy

Jamie Horsley is a Visiting Lecturer in Law and Senior Fellow of the Paul Tsai China Center at Yale Law School.

Friday, November 16, 2018


‘It’s A Scandal’ — Inside The Fight To Hold The Military Accountable For Medical Malpractice

Task & Purpose

Florence Rogatz Visiting Lecturer in Law and Senior Research Scholar in Law Eugene Fidell is quoted in an article about attempts to hold the military accountable in medical malpractice cases.

Wednesday, November 14, 2018


A scholarly “agora” on The Internationalists

Global Constitutionalism

A special issue of the journal Global Constitutionalism devoted to a scholarly “agora” of the book The Internationalists by Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law Oona Hathaway ’97 and Charles F. Southmayd Professor of Law and Professor of Philosophy Scott Shapiro ’90.

Wednesday, November 14, 2018


Recounts Are Always Unsatisfying. Get Used to Them.—A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Bloomberg.com

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

Tuesday, November 13, 2018


The Alt-Right’s Favorite Meme Is 100 Years Old—A Commentary by Samuel Moyn

The New York Times

Samuel Moyn is a Professor of Law at Yale Law School and a Professor of History at Yale University.

Tuesday, November 13, 2018


How Not To Conduct Elections—A Commentary by Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL

New Haven Independent

Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL is the Joseph Goldstein Lecturer in Law and Knight Distinguished Journalist in Residence at Yale Law School.

Monday, November 12, 2018


Save a grandma. Get your flu shot—A Commentary by Ian Ayres ’86

Los Angeles Times

Ian Ayres ’86 is the William K. Townsend Professor at Yale Law School.

Monday, November 12, 2018


Law students launch service group

Yale Daily News

Law School students James Campbell ’20,  Abigail Pershing ’20, Matthew Linsley ’21, and Carl Jiang ’20 are quoted in the Yale Daily News about a new student organization, the Yale Law Student National Service Forum.

Friday, November 9, 2018


Does the Constitution Require Birthright Citizenship?

National Constitution Center/ We the People

Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science Akhil Amar ’84 took part in a National Constitution Center podcast where he discussed birthright citizenship.

Thursday, November 8, 2018


The War Against War

The Nation

The Nation reviews the book The Internationalists by Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law Oona Hathaway ’97 and Charles F. Southmayd Professor of Law and Professor of Philosophy Scott Shapiro ’90.

Thursday, November 8, 2018


Who Owns the Supreme Court?—A Commentary by Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL

NYTimes.com

Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL is the Joseph Goldstein Lecturer in Law and Knight Distinguished Journalist in Residence at Yale Law School.

Monday, November 5, 2018


US diplomat: Denuclearization at core of talks

Japan Broadcasting Corporation

Paul Tsai China Center Senior Fellow Susan A. Thornton is interviewed about the possible path for the denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula.

Monday, November 5, 2018


COMMENTARY: President Trump’s Latest Idea: A Cruel and Unconstitutional Attack on American Birthrights

Black Press USA

Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science Akhil Amar ’84 is quoted in a commentary by the Reverend Jesse Jackson, Sr. about birthright citizenship.

Sunday, November 4, 2018


The Great Unravelling: Human Rights

BBC World Service/The Compass

Professor of Law Samuel Moyn was one of several law professors interviewed by the BBC about the state of human rights.

Saturday, November 3, 2018


U.S. and China risking a military mishap without “mature communications,” America’s former top East Asian diplomat warns

South China Morning Post

Paul Tsai China Center Senior Fellow Susan A. Thornton is quoted in a piece about tensions in the South China Sea and Taiwan Strait.

Thursday, November 1, 2018


From Top Law School Grad to Notorious R.B.G.: The Evolution of a Supreme Court Justice

The New York Times Book Review

Joseph Goldstein Lecturer in Law and Knight Distinguished Journalist in Residence Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL reviews a new biography of Ruth Bader Ginsburg in the New York Times Book Review.

Wednesday, October 31, 2018


U.S. Commerce Department Bans Sales to Fujian Jinhua—A Commentary by Rachel Brown ’20 and Preston Lim ’21

Lawfare

Rachel Brown ’20 and Preston Lim ’21 have a commentary in the biweekly “SinoTech” feature on Lawfare.

Wednesday, October 31, 2018


What the Constitution Really Says About Birthright Citizenship—A Commentary by Akhil Amar ’84 and Steven Calabresi ’83

Time.com

Akhil Reed Amar ’84 is Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science at Yale Law School. Steven G. Calabresi ’83 is a Visiting Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Tuesday, October 30, 2018


Jam v. International Finance Corp.: May International Organizations Violate Rights with Impunity?—A Commentary by Harold Hongju Koh and Patrick Pearsall

Just Security

Harold Hongju Koh is Sterling Professor of International Law at Yale Law School and Patrick W. Pearsall is the chair of the Chair of Jenner & Block’s Public International Law Practice.

Tuesday, October 30, 2018


GE cuts dividend to a penny per share. Why bother keeping it at all?

Marketplace

Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance, and Securities Law Jonathan Macey ’82 is quoted in a Marketplace story about General Electric’s stock dividend.

Tuesday, October 30, 2018


The China debate: Are US and Chinese long-term interests fundamentally incompatible?

The Brookings Institution

On October 30, 2018, the John L. Thornton China Center at the Brookings Institution and the Paul Tsai China Center at Yale Law School cohosted a public debate about the future of U.S.-China relations, moderated by Evan Osnos. Listen to the full debate here.

Tuesday, October 30, 2018


Border Troops, Asylum Seekers, Birthright Citizenship: Immigration And The Midterms

WBUR/On Point

Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science Akhil Amar ’84 was a guest on WBUR’s On Point, where he discussed whether President Trump could end birthright citizenship.

Monday, October 29, 2018


Misdemeanorland: Social Control and New York City's Lower-Level Courts

Center for Court Innovation

Associate Professor of Law and Associate Professor of Sociology Issa Kohler-Hausmann ’08 is interviewed about her book Misdemeanorland.

Sunday, October 28, 2018


Professor Stephen Carter On Mail Bombs, Trump And Political Rhetoric

National Public Radio/Weekend Edition

William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law Stephen Carter ’79 is interviewed on NPR's Weekend Edition.

Saturday, October 27, 2018


Former Yale Law School Dean: “Trump’s Not Winning”

The Chicago Maroon

The Chicago Maroon reports on a speaking appearance at the University of Chicago by Sterling Professor of International Law Harold Hongju Koh, where he discussed his new book The Trump Administration and International Law.

Friday, October 26, 2018


News organizations across the nation back Colorado Independent’s open-records fight at US Supreme Court

The Colorado Independent

The Colorado Independent mentions the Media Freedom and Information Access clinic, which has an filed amicus brief in support of its petition before the U.S. Supreme Court in a case that seeks to protect the public’s First Amendment right to court records.

Thursday, October 25, 2018


Playing the Long Game for the Supreme Court—A Commentary by Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL

NYTimes.com

Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL is the Joseph Goldstein Lecturer in Law and Knight Distinguished Journalist in Residence at Yale Law School.

Thursday, October 25, 2018


Lawsuit: Trump Punishing The Press Is Unconstitutional

Richard French Live

Students from Yale Law School’s Media Freedom and Information Access Clinic (MFIA) are interviewed about the clinic’s involvement in a First Amendment lawsuit filed against President Trump.

Thursday, October 25, 2018


Down the Chain

The Nation

The book Misdemeanorland by Associate Professor of Law and Associate Professor of Sociology Issa Kohler-Hausmann ’08 is reviewed.

Wednesday, October 24, 2018


Battling Dementia, Sandra Day O’Connor Leaves Public Life With Plea for Bipartisanship

The New York Times

Leighton Homer Surbeck Professor of Law Cristina Rodríguez ’00 is quoted in an article about Justice Sandra Day O’Connor, who announced that she will retire from public life.

Wednesday, October 24, 2018


A Deepening U.S.-China Cybersecurity Dilemma—A Commentary by Ben Buchanan and Robert D. Williams

Lawfare

Ben Buchanan is an Assistant Teaching Professor at Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service. Robert D. Williams is a Lecturer in Law, Senior Research Scholar in Law, and the Executive Director of the Paul Tsai China Center at Yale Law School.

Wednesday, October 24, 2018


Immigrant Class May Proceed With Mandatory Detention Suit

Law360

William O. Douglas Clinical Professor of Law Michael Wishnie ’93 and Clinical Associate Professor of Law Marisol Orihuela ’08 are mentioned in an article about the latest updates in Reid v. Donavan.

Tuesday, October 23, 2018


A War Without Civilian Deaths?

The New Republic

Professor of Law Samuel Moyn has a review of the new book The Bodies in Person by Nick McDonell.

Tuesday, October 23, 2018


A Nation of Laws, Not Legal Fees—A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Bloomberg.com

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

Monday, October 22, 2018


Supreme Court Term Limits Are Still a Good Idea—A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Bloomberg.com

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

Thursday, October 18, 2018


The president has entirely too many lawyers (and not just this president)

White House Watch

Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science Bruce Ackerman ’67 was interviewed by White House Watch about White House counsel and executive power.

Wednesday, October 17, 2018


Report re-energizes push to end solitary confinement in state

NJTV

Arthur Liman Professor of Law Judith Resnik was interviewed by NJTV about the recent survey by the Arthur Liman Center and the Association of State Correctional Administrators on solitary confinement.

Tuesday, October 16, 2018


Could an Ex-Convict Become an Attorney? I Intended to Find Out.—A Commentary by Reginald Dwayne Betts ’16

The New York Times Magazine

YLS Ph.D. candidate Reginald Dwayne Betts ’16 has a commentary in The New York Times Magazine titled “Could an Ex-Convict Become an Attorney? I Intended to Find Out.”

Tuesday, October 16, 2018


Literary group sues Trump, alleges free speech stifling

The Associated Press

Floyd Abrams Clinical Lecturer in Law and Senior Research Scholar in Law David Schulz ’78 is quoted by the Associated Press about a lawsuit filed by PEN America with the assistance of the Media Freedom and Information Access Clinic.

Monday, October 15, 2018


Fixing a broken process for nominating US Supreme Court justices—A Commentary by E. Donald Elliott ’74

The Conversation

E. Donald Elliott ’74 is Professor (Adjunct) of Law at Yale Law School.

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