Thursday, March 19, 2020


NBA draws ire as players tested for coronavirus amid national kit shortage

USA Today

Co-Director of the Global Health Justice Partnership Gregg Gonsalves is quoted in USA Today about the NBA’s testing of players for coronavirus amid a national shortage of test kits.

Thursday, March 19, 2020


U.S. Judge Dismisses Lawsuit Seeking to Avert 2020 Census Undercount

Reuters

Nikita Lalwani ’20 is quoted in by Reuters on the dismissal of a lawsuit filed by the Peter Gruber Rule of Law Clinic on behalf of a nonprofit group alleging that federal cost-cutting threatened undercounts of blacks, Hispanics, immigrants and the homeless in the 2020 Census.

Wednesday, March 18, 2020


Will The Coronavirus Push Us From Cruelty To A ‘Politics Of Care’?

The Appeal

An article by Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Global Health Justice Partnership Amy Kapczynski ’03 and Gregg Gonsalves, an Associate Professor (Adjunct) of Law at Yale Law School and Faculty Director of the Global Health Justice Partnership, is the subject of a story in The Appeal about the coronavirus pandemic.

Wednesday, March 18, 2020


The Families First Coronavirus Response Act Is Necessary But Not Sufficient — A Commentary by Abbe R. Gluck ’00, Erica Turret ’20 et al.

Health Affairs

Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy Abbe R. Gluck ’00, Erica Turret ’20, and an interdisciplinary group of health policy experts have a new paper in Health Affairs advising Congress on legislation needed during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Tuesday, March 17, 2020


Advocates Urge Prisoner Releases Before Virus Strikes

CT News Junkie

The Lowenstein International Human Rights Law Clinic is mentioned in a CT News Junkie article about groups that are advocating for the release of prisoners in an effort to avoid the spread of the COVID-19 virus within Connecticut prisons.

Monday, March 16, 2020


Bloomberg Opinion Radio: Weekend Edition for 3-13-20

Bloomberg

Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance, and Securities Law Jonathan Macey ’82 was interviewed for a Bloomberg Opinion Radio podcast about the Security and Exchange Commission’s proposed regulations on freedom of information.

Saturday, March 14, 2020


What Would a Proper Coronavirus Stimulus Plan Look Like?

The New Yorker

A blueprint for federal legal assistance and coronavirus legislation by a team of experts including Professor of Law and founding Faculty Director of the Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy Abbe R. Gluck ’00,  Erica Turret ’20, and others is mentioned in the New Yorker.

Friday, March 13, 2020


Alone Against the Virus — A Commentary by Amy Kapczynski ’03 and Gregg Gonsalves

Boston Review

Amy Kapczynski ’03 is Professor of Law at Yale Law School and Faculty Director of the Global Health Justice Partnership. Gregg Gonsalves is an Associate Professor (Adjunct) of Law at Yale Law School and Faculty Director of the Global Health Justice Partnership.

Friday, March 13, 2020


One Simple Way the Next President Can Transform Criminal Justice — A Commentary by Ayoub Ouederni ’21 and Ramis Wadood ’21

Slate

Ayoub Ouederni and Ramis Wadood are members of the Yale Law School class of 2021.

Thursday, March 12, 2020


Five ways public health officials should respond to coronavirus — A Commentary by Amy Kapczynski ’03 et al.

The Philadelphia Inquirer

Amy Kapczynski ’03 is Professor of Law at Yale Law School and Faculty Director of the Global Health Justice Partnership. Scott Burris ’87 is a professor of law and the director of the Center for Public Health Law Research at Temple Law School. Albert Ko is a professor of epidemiology and medicine at Yale Medical School.

Thursday, March 12, 2020


The Supreme Court’s Fictional Middle Ground on Abortion — 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, March 12, 2020


Universal Health Care is a National Security Issue — A Commentary by Oona A. Hathaway ’97 and Jacob Hacker

Just Security

Oona A. Hathaway ’97 is the Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law and a Counselor to the Dean at Yale Law School. Jacob S. Hacker is Stanley Resor Professor of Political Science and Director of the Institution for Social and Policy Studies at Yale University.

Monday, March 9, 2020


The Supreme Court Has a Special ‘Friend’: The Justice Department

The New York Times

Yale Law School students Darcy Covert ’20 and A.J. Wang ’20 are quoted in a New York Times article about a study they conducted about who gets time to argue amici briefs before the U.S. Supreme Court.

Thursday, March 5, 2020


How a Dating App Helped a Generation of Chinese Come Out of the Closet

The New York Times Magazine

Paul Tsai China Center Senior Fellow Darius Longarino is quoted in a New York Times Magazine article about China's largest gay dating app.

Wednesday, March 4, 2020


The Infinity and Beyond Burger: Yalies learn about plant-based meat

Yale Daily News

Viveca Morris, executive director of the Law, Ethics & Animals Program at Yale Law School, is quoted in the Yale Daily News about plant-based alternatives to meat.

Wednesday, March 4, 2020


Another Obamacare Test Looms for Chief Justice John Roberts

Bloomberg Law

Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy Abbe R. Gluck ’00 is quoted in Bloomberg Law about the latest challenge to the Affordable Care Act at the Supreme Court.

Wednesday, March 4, 2020


After one alarming tax fairness study, CT is wary of launching a second

CT Mirror

Clinical Associate Professor of Law Anika Singh Lemar is quoted in a CT Mirror article about Connecticut taxes.

Tuesday, March 3, 2020


President Trump ‘strongly considering’ closing border as coronavirus spreads

Associated Press

Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Global Health Justice Partnership Amy Kapczynski ’03 is quoted by the Associated Press about the coronavirus.

Monday, March 2, 2020


Présidentielle américaine 2020 — A Commentary by Samuel Moyn

Le Monde (France)

Samuel Moyn is Henry R. Luce Professor of Jurisprudence at Yale Law School and a Professor of History at Yale University.

Friday, February 28, 2020


Is the Pardon Power Unlimited? — 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, Dana Khabbaz ’21, Michael Loughlin ’21, Nicole Ng ’22, Ayoub Ouederni ’21, and Brandon Willmore ’21 are coauthors.

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


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.

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.

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


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.

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.

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


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.

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.

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.

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