Tuesday, March 3, 2015


Abbe Gluck: King v. Burwell is Crazy

Majority Report with Sam Seder

Professor of Law Abbe Gluck ’00 discussed oral arguments in King v. Burwell, the legal challenge to the Affordable Care Act.

Tuesday, March 3, 2015


The American Law Institute Announces Project on Police Investigations

American Law Institute

The American Law Institute announced that Walton Hale Hamilton Professor of Law Tracey Meares, Jeffrey Rosen ’91, and Rachel Harmon ’96 are part of a new project titled “Principles of the Law, Police Investigations” that will examine legal issues related to police procedures.

Tuesday, March 3, 2015


The Dismal Performance in Federal Policy-Making: A Discussion with Peter Schuck

Library of Law and Liberty

Simeon E. Baldwin Professor Emeritus of Law Peter Schuck is interviewed in a podcast about his book Why Government Fails So Often and How It Can Do Better.

Tuesday, March 3, 2015


Obamacare case: All eyes on 2 justices

Politico.com

Professor of Law Abbe Gluck ’00 is quoted in an article about which way Supreme Court Justices Kennedy and Roberts might vote on King v. Burwell.

Tuesday, March 3, 2015


High-stakes clash at high court over health law subsidies

The Associated Press

Professor of Law Abbe R. Gluck ’00 is mentioned in an article about the arguments of King v. Burwell at the Supreme Court.

Tuesday, March 3, 2015


Rakoff, Practitioners Question SEC Practice Of Sending More Enforcement Cases to ALJs

Bloomberg BNA

Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance, and Securities Law Jonathan Macey ’82 is quoted in an article about an SEC decision to send more enforcement cases to administrative forums rather than federal district court.

Tuesday, March 3, 2015


EHRAC partners with Yale on human rights work

Middlesex University London

Clinical Professor of Law Jim Silk ’89 is quoted in an announcement that the Allard K. Lowenstein International Human Rights Clinic will partner with its European Human Rights Advocacy Centre.

Monday, March 2, 2015


The Embattled First Amendment—A Commentary by Lincoln Caplan

The American Scholar

Lincoln Caplan is the Truman Capote Visiting Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School. 

Monday, March 2, 2015


Sunset and Supersede: Striking the Right Balance in the AUMF against ISIL—A Commentary by Harold Hongju Koh

Just Security

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

Sunday, March 1, 2015


Easing tensions: Federal efforts tap psychologists to help defuse tensions between communities and police.

Monitor on Psychology

Macklin Fleming Professor of Law and Professor of Psychology Tom Tyler is quoted, and The Justice Collaboratory mentioned, in an article about initiatives aimed at improving the relationships between police forces and the communities they serve.

Sunday, March 1, 2015


Mitigating Jurors' Racial Biases: The Effects of Content and Timing of Jury Instructions—A Commentary by Elizabeth Ingriselli ’16

The Yale Law Journl

Elizabeth Ingriselli ’16 is a third-year student at Yale Law School.

Saturday, February 28, 2015


Trial of Sept. 11 'mastermind' plagued by delays and fiascos

The Toronto Star

Senior Research Scholar in Law and Florence Rogatz Visiting Lecturer in Law Eugene Fidell is quoted in an article about the trial of Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, charged with being one of the masterminds of the 9/11 attacks.

Saturday, February 28, 2015


The Letter of the Law

Slate.com

Professor of Law Abbe Gluck ’00 is interviewed on a podcast about the legal challenge to the Affordable Care Act, which will be argued before the Supreme Court on March 4, 2015.

Friday, February 27, 2015


Anthony Lewis: What He Learned at Harvard Law School—A Commentary by Lincoln Caplan

Missouri Law Review

Lincoln Caplan is the Truman Capote Visiting Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School. 

Friday, February 27, 2015


King v. Burwell Isn’t About Obamacare—A Commentary by Abbe R. Gluck ’00

Politico Magazine

Abbe R. Gluck ’00 is a Professor of Law at Yale Law School. 

Thursday, February 26, 2015


The Rigorous Romantic: Anthony Lewis on the Supreme Court Beat—A Commentary by Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL

Missouri Law Review

Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL is the Joseph Goldstein Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School. 

Thursday, February 26, 2015


Why Political Lies Shouldn’t Be Punished—A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Bloomberg View

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

Thursday, February 26, 2015


University suppressed study into racism on buses and 'victimised' its co-author

The Guardian

William K. Townsend Professor of Law Ian Ayres ’86 is mentioned in an article about the author of a study that explored racism on Brisbane city buses.

Tuesday, February 24, 2015


A Duty to Disgorge?—A Commentary by Ian Ayres ’86

Forbes

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

Tuesday, February 24, 2015


When Whites Get a Free Pass: Research Shows White Privilege is Real—A Commentary by Ian Ayres ’86

The New York Times

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

Monday, February 23, 2015


You can change the minds of climate change skeptics. Here’s how.—A Commentary by Dan M. Kahan

The Washington Post

Dan M. Kahan is the Elizabeth K. Dollard Professor of Law and Professor of Psychology at Yale Law School. 

Monday, February 23, 2015


Can Less Confidentiality Mean More Fairness in Campus Sexual Assault Cases?—A Commentary by Judith Resnik, Alexandra Brodsky ’16, and Claire Simonich ’16

The Nation

Judith Resnik is the Arthur Liman Professor of Law at Yale Law School; Alexandra Brodsky ’16 and Claire Simonich ’16 are students at Yale Law School. 

Saturday, February 21, 2015


Flood of Briefs on the Health Care Law’s Subsidies Hits the Supreme Court

The New York Times

John A. Garver Professor of Jurisprudence William Eskridge, Jr. ’78 is quoted in an article about legal briefs submitted to the Supreme Court regarding the legal challenge to the Affordable Care Act.

Friday, February 20, 2015


What Will Obama Give You for Your Privacy?—A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Bloomberg View

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

Thursday, February 19, 2015


Groundhog Day at the Supreme Court—A Commentary by Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL

The New York Times

Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL is the Joseph Goldstein Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School. 

Thursday, February 19, 2015


Inside the Strategy to Persuade John Roberts to Save Obamacare

Talking Points Memo

Professor of Law Abbe Gluck ’00 is quoted in an article about the legal challenge to the Affordable Care Act currently before the Supreme Court.

Thursday, February 19, 2015


Anti-Vaxxers Are Wrong About Why Autism Has Increased—But Don’t Tell Them That

New Republic

Elizabeth K. Dollard Professor of Law and Professor of Psychology Dan M. Kahan is quoted in an article about public perceptions of science and the anti-vaccination movement.

Thursday, February 19, 2015


A Supreme Court decision against Obamacare could cost states billions and billions of dollars

The Washington Post

Professor of Law Abbe Gluck ’00 is mentioned in an article about the legal challenge to the Affordable Care Act currently before the Supreme Court.

Wednesday, February 18, 2015


Useless Terrorism Chatter—A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Bloomberg View

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

Wednesday, February 18, 2015


Stop Paying Attention to Anti-Vaxxers Already!

The Daily Beast

Elizabeth K. Dollard Professor of Law and Professor of Psychology Dan M. Kahan is quoted in an article about how to combat the anti-vaccination movement.

Wednesday, February 18, 2015


Why Obamacare Will Win

National Journal

Professor of Law Abbe Gluck ’00 is quoted in an article about the legal challenge to the Affordable Care Act currently before the Supreme Court.

Wednesday, February 18, 2015


The term that actually makes climate change less political

The Washington Post

A study by Elizabeth K. Dollard Professor of Law and Professor of Psychology Dan Kahan that examined how geoengineering, alongside more traditional climate solutions, affects people’s views of climate change, is discussed in an article.

Tuesday, February 17, 2015


Women Directors Change How Boards Work

Harvard Business Review

An article appeared about the findings in Senior Research Scholar in Law Aaron Dhir’s upcoming book, Challenging Boardroom Homogeneity: Corporate Law, Governance and Diversity.

Monday, February 16, 2015


Advent of geoengineering may help lower temperature of debate over climate change

Environmentalresearchweb.org

Elizabeth K. Dollard Professor of Law and Professor of Psychology Dan Kahan is quoted in an article about a recently released study on geoengineering and its effect on attitudes toward global warming. The Cultural Cognition Project at Yale is mentioned.

Wednesday, February 11, 2015


Congress, Don’t Be Fooled; Obama Still Believes in Unlimited War—A Commentary by Bruce Ackerman ’67

The New York Times

Bruce Ackerman ’67 is Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science at Yale Law School. 

Tuesday, February 10, 2015


Four words could bring the law down

The Economist: Democracy in America

Professor of Law Abbe Gluck ’00 and Senior Research Scholar in Law, Knight Distinguished Journalist in Residence, and Joseph Goldstein Lecturer in Law Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL are quoted in an article about the legal challenge to the Affordable Care Act currently before the Supreme Court.

Sunday, February 8, 2015


New Harvard Law School program aims for ‘systemic justice’

The Boston Globe

Joseph M. Field ’55 Professor of Law Douglas Kysar is quoted in an article about a program at Harvard Law School that employs an interdisciplinary approach to teaching.

Friday, February 6, 2015


Lincoln’s Lesson for Obama on Iran—A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Bloomberg View

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

Thursday, February 5, 2015


The Supreme Court at Stake—A Commentary by Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL

The New York Times

Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL is the Joseph Goldstein Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School. 

Wednesday, February 4, 2015


Malloy Wants To Change Drug Laws

The Wall Street Journal

Associate Professor of Law and Associate Professor of Sociology Issa Kohler-Hausmann ’08 is quoted in a story about the press conference held yesterday by Connecticut Governor Dannel Malloy announcing proposed changes to the state’s criminal justice laws.

Monday, February 2, 2015


Group seeks data on gender targets of US service academies

The Associated Press

Deputy Dean for Experiential Education, William O. Douglas Clinical Professor of Law, and director of the Jerome N. Frank Legal Services Organization Michael Wishnie ’93 is quoted in a story on a lawsuit filed by the Veterans Legal Services Clinic, the ACLU, and the Service Women's Action Network. The complaint alleges that the U.S. Department of Defense did not respond to previous requests for data on recruitment tactics and gender targets.

Sunday, February 1, 2015


Rightful Policing—A Commentary by Tracey L. Meares

Harvard Kennedy School

Tracey L. Meares is the Walton Hale Hamilton Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Friday, January 30, 2015


A Week in the Life of the ‘Tiger Mother’ Amy Chua—A Commentary by Amy Chua

The Wall Street Journal

Amy Chua is the John M. Duff, Jr. Professor of Law at Yale Law School. 

Thursday, January 29, 2015


Survey finds US public still supports science

Nature

Elizabeth K. Dollard Professor of Law and Professor of Psychology Dan Kahan is quoted in an article about a survey released by the American Association for the Advancement of Science.

Thursday, January 29, 2015


TRAINING PROGRAMS FOCUS ON POLICE, COMMUNITY RELATIONS

ABC 7 Eyewitness News

Procedural training developed by The Justice Collaboratory members is discussed in a news segment.

Wednesday, January 28, 2015


Another Son Stopped for Being Black at Yale—A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Bloomberg View

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

Tuesday, January 27, 2015


Obama Administration Uses Scalia's 2012 Obamacare Dissent Against Him

Talking Points Memo

Professor of Law Abbe Gluck ’00 is quoted in an article about legal challenges to the Affordable Care Act.

Tuesday, January 27, 2015


Yale Law School Veterans Clinic Advocates for Marginalized Veteran Populations—A Commentary by Michael Wishnie ’93

American Bar Association

Michael J. Wishnie ’93 is the Deputy Dean for Experiential Education and the William O. Douglas Clinical Professor of Law at Yale Law School. This information or any portion thereof may not be copied or disseminated in any form or by any means or downloaded or stored in an electronic database or retrieval system without the express written consent of the American Bar Association.  

Tuesday, January 27, 2015


UPDATE: Risch: Army denies decision made in Bergdahl case

Idaho Statesman

Senior Research Scholar in Law and Florence Rogatz Visiting Lecturer in Law Eugene Fidell is mentioned in an article on the status of the investigation into the circumstances surrounding the 2009 disappearance of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl from his base in Afghanistan.

Tuesday, January 27, 2015


Justices Put Great Weight on Existing Property Interests—A Commentary by Akhil Reed Amar ’84

The New York Times

Akhil Reed Amar ’84 is Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science at Yale University, where he teaches constitutional law at both Yale College and Yale Law School.  

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