Thursday, April 11, 2019


Pompeo Flounders on Why Annexation is Good for the Golan but not for Crimea

The Guardian

Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International LawOona Hathaway ’97 is quoted in an article about Donald Trump’s decision to recognize Israeli sovereignty over the Golan.

Thursday, April 11, 2019


How the Navy’s Top Commander Botched the Highest-Profile Investigation in Years

ProPublica

Florence Rogatz Visiting Lecturer in Law Eugene R. Fidell is quoted in an article about why criminal charges against sailors involved in fatal accidents have been abandoned.
 

Wednesday, April 10, 2019


How the Law Can Boost Recession Recovery

Knowledge@Wharton

Shibley Family Fund Professor of Law Yair Listokin '05 took part in a radio Q&A about his new book, Macroeconomics: Legal Remedies to Recessions.

Wednesday, April 10, 2019


What’s Really Wrong With the Green New Deal — A Commentary by Donald Elliott ’74

The American Spectator

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

Wednesday, April 10, 2019


Obamacare Gains Unlikely Allies in Conservative Lawyers

Bloomberg Law

Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy Abbe Gluck ’00 is quoted in an article about conservative lawyers who are pushing back against efforts to dissolve the ACA.

Wednesday, April 10, 2019


Connecticut Bill Looks To Ban Solitary Confinement For All Inmates

WNPR

Arthur Liman Professor of Law Judith Resnik is quoted in a story about a bill before the Connecticut state legislature that would eliminate the use of solitary confinement for all youth and adult inmates.

Monday, April 8, 2019


Yale law group steps up to defend NancyonNorwalk—A Commentary by Leah Ferentinos

Stamford Advocate

Leah Ferentinos is an Associate Research Scholar at Yale Law School.

Monday, April 8, 2019


Gregg Gonsalves Blends Activism and Science

The New York Times

The New York Times profiles Gregg Gonsalves, co-director of the Global Health Justice Partnership (GHJP).

Sunday, April 7, 2019


Democrats Rethink the Death Penalty, and Its Politics

The New York Times

Harvey Karp Visiting Lecturer in Law Stephen Bright is quoted in an article about how Democrats are approaching the death penalty as the 2020 election draws near.

Saturday, April 6, 2019


Actually, the Electoral College Was a Pro-Slavery Ploy — A Commentary by Akhil Reed Amar ’84

The New York Times

Akhil Reed Amar ’84 is a Sterling Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Friday, April 5, 2019


Pete Buttigieg’s Plan to Politicize the Supreme Court — A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Bloomberg

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

 

Friday, April 5, 2019


Guantánamo Trials Grapple With How Much Evidence to Allow About Torture

The New York Times

Florence Rogatz Visiting Lecturer in Law Eugene Fidell is quoted in an article about how the military commission system is wrestling with how to handle evidence of torture inflicted upon Al Qaeda suspects.

Thursday, April 4, 2019


Brett Kavanaugh’s Dreadful Idea Becomes Reality in Texas — A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Bloomberg

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

Thursday, April 4, 2019


The Future of the Affordable Care Act

National Constitution Center

Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy Abbe Gluck ’00 joined a conversation on the latest challenge to the constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act, discussing the case on a podcast hosted by Jeffrey Rosen ’91.

Thursday, April 4, 2019


Is Law Necessary to Save the Nation from the Next Economic Recession? — A Commentary by Yair Listokin ’05

The Hill

Yair Listokin '05 is the Shibley Family Fund Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Thursday, April 4, 2019


Drug Treatment for Inmates Could Save Lives

CT News Junkie

Sam Marullo ’20, a student fellow with the Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy, is quoted in an article about a bill that would give opioid-addicted inmates in Connecticut access to medication-assisted treatment and counseling.

Wednesday, April 3, 2019


Susan Thornton on a Crisis in U.S.-China Relations

Carnegie-Tsinghua Center for Global Policy

Paul Tsai China Center Senior Fellow Susan Thornton was a guest on a podcast, discussing U.S.-China engagement.

Wednesday, April 3, 2019


The Supreme Court Changes Its Mind About Clergy on Death Row — A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Bloomberg

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

Tuesday, April 2, 2019


Trump’s Own Trade Deal Would Make His Proposed Border Closure Unlawful — A Commentary by Bruce Ackerman ’67

Slate

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

Monday, April 1, 2019


Congress Should Give Felons the Right to Vote in Federal Elections — A Commentary by Gideon Yaffe

The Hill

Gideon Yaffe is the Wesley Newcomb Hohfeld Professor of Jurisprudence.

Monday, April 1, 2019


Abortion Cases: A Conservative Judicial Agenda? — A Commentary by Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL

The New York Times

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

Sunday, March 31, 2019


U.S.-China Dialogue Podcast

Georgetown University

Paul Tsai China Center Senior Fellow Susan Thornton was a guest on a Georgetown University podcast discussing U.S.-China relations.

Sunday, March 31, 2019


Will DC’s Attorney General Finally Be the One Who Gets His Hands on Trump’s Tax Returns?

Washingtonian

J. Skelly Wright Professor of Law James Forman, Jr. ’92 is quoted in an article about D.C. attorney general Karl Racine.

Thursday, March 28, 2019


What Does the Punishment of a Prominent Scholar Mean for Intellectual Freedom in China?

ChinaFile

Associate Professor of Law Taisu Zhang ’08 contributes to a conversation about intellectual freedom in China.

Thursday, March 28, 2019


The Flood of Court Cases That Threaten Abortion — A Commentary by Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL

The New York Times

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

Thursday, March 28, 2019


Our jury system is racially biased. But it doesn’t have to be that way. — A Commentary by Stephen B. Bright

The Washington Post

Stephen B. Bright is the Harvey Karp Visiting Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School.

Thursday, March 28, 2019


European Court Rules Against 9/11 Victims Seeking $1.6 Billion From Iran

The New York Times

Sterling Professor of International Law Harold Hongju Koh is quoted in an article about whether governments should be immune from lawsuits when they are accused of responsibility for terrorist attacks.

Thursday, March 28, 2019


Purdue Pharma Reaches Opioid Settlement with Oklahoma

BYU Radio

Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy Abbe Gluck ’00 was interviewed about the Purdue Pharma settlement with the state of Oklahoma.

Wednesday, March 27, 2019


Purdue Pharma and Sacklers Reach $270 Million Settlement in Opioid Lawsuit

The New York Times

Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy Abbe Gluck ’00 is quoted in an article about the $270 million payment Purdue Pharma and its owners, the Sackler family, agreed to pay Oklahoma to avoid a state court trial over the company’s role in the opioid addiction epidemic. 

Wednesday, March 27, 2019


Purdue Pharma, state of Oklahoma reach settlement in landmark opioid lawsuit

The Washington Post

Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy Abbe Gluck ’00 is quoted in an article about the agreement between the state of Oklahoma and Purdue Pharma. The settlement is the first to be reached in a lawsuit against the maker of prescription painkiller OxyContin. 

Tuesday, March 26, 2019


Now Trump Wants Judges To Throw Out The Entire Affordable Care Act

HuffPost

Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy Abbe Gluck ’00 is quoted in an article about the Trump administration’s new tactic to overturn the Affordable Care Act.

Tuesday, March 26, 2019


An HIV treatment cost taxpayers millions. The government patented it. But a pharma giant is making billions.

The Washington Post

Christopher J. Morten, a fellow at the Global Health Justice Partnership, is quoted in an article about a drug manufacturer profiting from an HIV prevention treatment paid for and patented by the government. 

Monday, March 25, 2019


Trump Officials Broaden Attack on Health Law, Arguing Courts Should Reject All of It

The New York Times

Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy Abbe Gluck ’00 is quoted in an article about the latest efforts by the Trump administration to end the Affordable Care Act. 

Monday, March 25, 2019


Don’t Ban the Russia Collusion Conspiracy Theorists — A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Bloomberg

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

Sunday, March 24, 2019


Controversial Military Malpractice Policy May Be Closer to Overturn Than Ever

Military.com

Florence Rogatz Visiting Lecturer in Law Eugene Fidell is quoted in an article about a case seeking to end policy that precludes troops from suing the federal government for injuries deemed incidental to military service.

Friday, March 22, 2019


If the Liberal World Offered More Economic Security, Maybe Authoritarians Would Lose Their Appeal — A Commentary by Samuel Moyn

The Washington Post

Samuel Moyn is the Henry R. Luce Professor of Jurisprudence.

Wednesday, March 20, 2019


What’s In A Judgeship? More Than Meets The Eye

Law360

Arthur Liman Professor of Law Judith Resnik is quoted in an article about recommendations by the Judicial Conference of the United States on the number of judges needed nationwide.

Wednesday, March 20, 2019


Second-Class Justice in the Military — A Commentary by Eugene Fidell and Stephen I. Vladeck

The New York Times

Eugene Fidell is the Florence Rogatz Visiting Lecturer in Law and Senior Research Scholar in Law.

Wednesday, March 20, 2019


DeLauro Wades Into Healthcare Debate

New Haven Independent

The Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy and the Global Health Justice Partnership hosted a conversation about Medicare for America.

Monday, March 18, 2019


Colorado Gives Up Its Say Over Who Wins the Presidency — A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Bloomberg

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

Saturday, March 16, 2019


Trump Wants to Eliminate H.I.V. But Some of His Policies Do the Opposite

The New York Times

An editorial references research by Professor of Law Amy Kapczynski ’03 and Associate Professor (Adjunct) Gregg Gonsalves.

Friday, March 15, 2019


Beware of Beto’s Charisma — A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Bloomberg

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

Thursday, March 14, 2019


With lawsuits looming, OxyContin maker considers bankruptcy

The Associated Press

Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy Abbe Gluck ’00 is quoted in an article about the legal options being considered by Purdue Pharma in the wake of the many lawsuits involving its role in the U.S. opioid drug crisis.

Thursday, March 14, 2019


The Court and the Cross — A Commentary by Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL

The New York Times

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

Wednesday, March 13, 2019


Trump’s assault on international law working—A Commentary by Harold Hongju Koh

OUPblog

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

Wednesday, March 13, 2019


National emergency funding of border wall is unconstitutional — A Commentary by Paul Kahn ’80 and Kiel Brennan Marquez ’11

The Hill

Paul Kahn ’80 is the Robert W. Winner Professor of Law and Kiel Brennan Marquez is a member of the Yale Law School class of 2011.

Tuesday, March 12, 2019


Director's Cut: The case for a legislative remedy for recessions

The Sound of Economics

Shibley Family Fund Professor of Law Yair Listokin ’05 discussed how law might be deployed as a macroeconomic tool to counter financial crisis.

Sunday, March 10, 2019


The Democratic Candidates Should Tell Us Now Who They’ll Put on the Supreme Court — A Commentary by James Forman, Jr. ’92

The New York Times

James Forman Jr. ’92 is the J. Skelly Wright Professor of Law. 

Friday, March 8, 2019


Connecticut reopens debate over its role in deportations

The CT Mirror

Iva Velickovic ’19, a student with the Worker & Immigrant Rights Advocacy Clinic, is quoted in an article about Connecticut’s policies on cooperation with ICE.

Friday, March 8, 2019


Senator Martha McSally’s Revelation of Assault May Reopen Debate

The New York Times

Florence Rogatz Visiting Lecturer in Law Eugene Fidell is quoted in an article about sexual assault within the military.

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