Thursday, February 27, 2020


The Supreme Court Nears the Moment of Truth on Religion — 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.

Wednesday, February 26, 2020


A cocaine vaccine? Not as far-fetched as you think

Duke Chronicle

Professor Law Steven B. Duke ’61 LLM is quoted in a Chronicle (Duke University) article about a potential vaccination against cocaine addiction.

Sunday, February 23, 2020


Why Black Voters Keep Picking Democrats — A Commentary by Stephen Carter ’79

Bloomberg.com

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

Friday, February 21, 2020


The Coming Constitutional Crisis Over Iran — A Commentary by Bruce Ackerman ’67

The American Prospect

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

Tuesday, February 18, 2020


Fighting the next recession in the United States with law and regulation, not just fiscal and monetary policies

Washington Center for Equitable Growth

Shibley Family Fund Professor of Law Yair Listokin has written one of the 21 essays in “Vision 2020: Evidence for a stronger economy,” a compilation presenting innovative, evidence-based, and concrete ideas to shape the 2020 policy debate from the Washington Center for Equitable Growth.

Thursday, February 13, 2020


The Trump era is a golden age of conspiracy theories – on the right and left — A Commentary by Nicolas Guilhot and Samuel Moyn

The Guardian

Samuel Moyn is Henry R. Luce Professor of Jurisprudence at Yale Law School and a Professor of History at Yale University. Nicolas Guilhot is a senior fellow at the French National Center for Scientific Research.

Thursday, February 13, 2020


America’s Hopelessly Anemic Response to One of the Largest Personal-Data Breaches Ever — A Commentary by Robert Williams

The Atlantic

Robert D. Williams is the Executive Director of the Paul Tsai China Center at Yale Law School.

Wednesday, February 12, 2020


For Many Who Cleaned Up a Nuclear Mess, a Key Ruling Comes Too Late

The New York Times

The work of the Veterans Legal Services Clinic is mentioned in a New York Times article about the Clinic’s success on behalf of elderly veterans denied disability benefits for illnesses they suffered as a result of their work cleaning up a 1966 nuclear bomb disaster in Spain.

Wednesday, February 5, 2020


California communities suing Big Oil over climate change face a key hearing Wednesday

The Los Angeles Times

Joseph M. Field ’55 Professor of Law Doug Kysar is quoted in the Los Angeles Times about a group of California communities suing fossil fuel companies for their contribution to climate change and the damages resulting from it.

Wednesday, February 5, 2020


Life under quarantine: Civil rights activists criticize ‘unprecedented’ coronavirus lockdowns

CNBC

Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Global Health Justice Partnership Amy Kapczynski ’03 is quoted in a CNBC story about quarantines for patients suspected of having the coronavirus.

Tuesday, February 4, 2020


Lamont to propose millions for affordable housing construction

Walter E. Meyer Professor Emeritus of Property and Urban Law Robert Ellickson ’66 is quoted in the CT Mirror about efforts to provide affordable housing in Connecticut.

Monday, February 3, 2020


How McKinsey Destroyed the Middle Class — A Commentary by Daniel Markovits ’00

The Atlantic

Daniel Markovits ’00 is Guido Calabresi Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Monday, February 3, 2020


Why the 2020 winning ticket includes Michael Bloomberg — A Commentary by Paul Kahn ’80

The Hill

Paul W. Kahn ’80 is the Robert W. Winner Professor of Law and the Humanities at Yale Law School.

Saturday, February 1, 2020


Bolton faces potential legal battles in standoff with White House over his book

Washington Post

Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law Oona Hathaway ’97 in the Washington Post about issues surrounding the release of John Bolton’s book.

Friday, January 31, 2020


Big Oil: Dismissal of Kids Climate Case Should Doom All Climate Cases

Climate Liability News

Joseph M. Field ’55 Professor of Law Doug Kysar is quoted in Climate Liability News about the recent dismissal of the landmark youth climate case, Juliana v. United States.

Thursday, January 30, 2020


The Supreme Court’s Collapsing Center on Religion — 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, January 30, 2020


John Roberts’ Moment of Truth — A Commentary by Bruce Ackerman ’67

Slate

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

Tuesday, January 28, 2020


Windows of opportunity — A Commentary by Viveca Morris

Yale Daily News

Viveca Morris, Executive Director of the Law, Ethics & Animals Program at the Law School, writes in the Yale Daily News about how retrofitting windows can help address the nation’s bird crisis.

Monday, January 27, 2020


Executive Privilege Cannot Block Bolton’s Testimony — A Commentary by Harold Hongju Koh et al.

Just Security

Harold Hongju Koh is Sterling Professor of International Law at Yale Law School. Rosa Hayes ’20, Annie Himes ’21, Dana Khabbaz ’21, Michael Loughlin ’21 and Mark Stevens ’21 are coauthors.

Monday, January 27, 2020


Barred before, active-duty military can now file malpractice claims

Tampa Bay Times

Florence Rogatz Visiting Lecturer in Law and Senior Research Scholar in Law Eugene Fidell is quoted in the Tampa Bay Times about a change to the Feres Act that will allow active-duty military to file malpractice claims.

Saturday, January 25, 2020


Trump’s Lawyers Are Getting Andrew Johnson’s Impeachment All Wrong — A Commentary by Bruce Ackerman ’67

Politico

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

Thursday, January 23, 2020


How the Dems Lost Day Two — A Commentary by Donald Elliott ’74

The American Spectator

E. Donald Elliott ’74 is a Florence Rogatz Visiting Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Wednesday, January 22, 2020


What antiabortion advocates get wrong about the women who secured the right to vote — A Commentary by Reva Siegel and Stacie Taranto

Washington Post

Professor Reva Siegel is the Nicholas deB. Katzenbach Professor of Law at Yale Law School. Stacie Taranto is an associate professor of history at Ramapo College of New Jersey.

Wednesday, January 22, 2020


How the Dems Won Day One — A Commentary by Donald Elliott ’74

The American Spectator

E. Donald Elliott ’74 is a Florence Rogatz Visiting Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Sunday, January 19, 2020


Cyber Strife Between U.S. and Iran Is Nothing New — 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.

Friday, January 17, 2020


Trump’s actions in Iran prove presidential war powers are out of control

NBC News / Think

Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law Oona Hathaway ’97 speaks to NBC News THINK about questions raised by the killing of Iranian general Qassem Soleimani without informing Congress.

Thursday, January 16, 2020


Who Will Be Left Standing in 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, January 16, 2020


Bill Barr Doesn’t Get to Decide What’s in the Constitution

The Atlantic

Nicholas deB. Katzenbach Professor of Law Reva Siegel is quoted in The Atlantic about the Equal Rights Amendment.

Tuesday, January 14, 2020


Journalist discusses humans, animals

Yale Daily News

The Yale Daily News reports on an event with journalist Charles Siebert, cosponsored by the Law, Ethics & Animals Program.

Monday, January 13, 2020


Pelosi Made the Right Choice on Iran — A Commentary by Bruce Ackerman ’67

The American Prospect

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

Friday, January 10, 2020


Apple’s Case Against the FBI Is Stronger Than Ever — 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.

Friday, January 10, 2020


Was the Qasem Soleimani Strike Constitutional?

We The People / National Constitution Center

Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law Oona Hathaway ’97 is interviewed on a National Constitution Center about the killing of Iranian military leader General Qassem Soleimani.

Thursday, January 9, 2020


With Iran, Congress will again be asked to exercise its war powers authority. Will it fail again?

The Los Angeles Times

Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law Oona Hathaway ’97 is quoted in the Los Angeles Times about a resolution before the House that aimed at limiting President Trump’s military actions against Iran.

Thursday, January 9, 2020


How Meritocracy Worsens Inequality—and Makes Even the Rich Miserable

Yale Insights

Guido Calabresi Professor of Law Daniel Markovits ’00 spoke to Yale Insights about the ideas in his recent book, The Meritocracy Trap.

Thursday, January 9, 2020


California Truck Ruling Exposes Weakness of Gig Economy Law AB5 — 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.

Wednesday, January 8, 2020


Why It’s So Easy To Start A War

What Next Podcast

Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law Oona Hathaway ’97 is interviewed on Slate’s What Next podcast about military force and the War Powers Act.

Wednesday, January 8, 2020


The trick that could block affordable care

The Daily Review & Sunday Review

Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy Abbe R. Gluck ’00 is quoted in a Daily Review (Pennsylvania) article about the recent court decisions declaring portions of the ACA to be unconstitutional.

Wednesday, January 8, 2020


US regulators are right to question this obscure and profitable payment system — A Commentary by Jonathan Macey ’82

The Financial Times

Jonathan R. Macey is the Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance and Securities Law at Yale Law School.

Tuesday, January 7, 2020


Trump’s War Against Iran Is an Impeachable Offense — A Commentary by Bruce Ackerman ’67

The American Prospect

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

Tuesday, January 7, 2020


The only remaining check on Trump is the 2020 election

Vox

Florence Rogatz Visiting Lecturer in Law and Senior Research Scholar in Law Eugene Fidell is quoted in Vox about President Trump’s order of an airstrike that killed Maj. Gen. Qassem Soleimani.

Tuesday, January 7, 2020


A One-Word Accusation Swirls Around Trump’s Deadly Strike: Assassination

The New York Times

Henry R. Luce Professor of Jurisprudence and Professor of History Samuel Moyn is quoted in The New York Times on the law behind the strike against Qassem Soleimani.

Tuesday, January 7, 2020


The Arrogance of Trump’s Enablers — A Commentary By Harold Hongju Koh

New York Times

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

Tuesday, January 7, 2020


The Opioid Litigation Wars

Washington Lawyer

Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy Abbe R. Gluck ’00 is quoted in Washington Lawyer about ongoing opioid litigation.

Monday, January 6, 2020


The climate in California

Yale Alumni Magazine

Mary Nichols ’71 head of the California Air Resources Board, is profiled in the Yale Alumni Magazine.

Monday, January 6, 2020


The Battle for the Constitution

Open Mind / PBS

Justin Driver is Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Sunday, January 5, 2020


The key word in U.S. justifications for the killing of Iranian general: ‘Imminent’

Washington Post

Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law Oona Hathaway ’97 is quoted in the Washington Post about the killing of Major General Qassem Soleimani.

Saturday, January 4, 2020


The Soleimani Strike Defied the U.S. Constitution — A Commentary by Oona A. Hathaway ’97

The Atlantic

Oona A. Hathaway is the Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law and a Counselor to the Dean at Yale Law School.

Friday, January 3, 2020


Democrats Want Supreme Court To Hear Obamacare Case Right Away, Before 2020 Vote

HuffPost

Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy Abbe R. Gluck ’00 is quoted in HuffPost about the latest developments in cases related to the Affordable Care Act.

Thursday, January 2, 2020


An Old Battle Resumes at 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.

Tuesday, December 31, 2019


Protect Veterans From Fraud

The New York Times

A report by the Veterans Legal Services Clinic is mentioned in a New York Times editorial.

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