Thursday, March 8, 2018


The President Has Too Much Power to Make War-A Commentary by Bruce Ackerman '67

SCRIBD

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

Tuesday, March 6, 2018


Can this federal judge solve America's opioid crisis?

The New York Times

Professor of Law Abbe R. Gluck ’00 is quoted in an article about an Ohio judge tasked with resolving more than 400 federal lawsuits brought by cities, counties, and Native American tribes against central figures in the national opioid crisis.

Tuesday, March 6, 2018


Environmental racism case: EPA rejects Alabama town's claim over toxic landfill

The Guardian

Florence Rogatz Visiting Professor of Law Marianne Engelman Lado is quoted in an article about an Alabama civil rights case over a toxic landfill that has been dismissed by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.

Monday, March 5, 2018


First Amendment Cannot Shield Exxon from Climate Probe, New York AG Argues

Climate Liability News

Floyd Abrams Clinical Lecturer in Law David Schulz '78 is quoted in a story about efforts by Exxon to use the First Amendment as a shield against fraud probes by New York and Massachusetts.

Friday, March 2, 2018


Suit Calls Navy Board Biased Against Veterans With PTSD

The New York Times

A class-action lawsuit filed today by the Veterans Legal Services Clinic is the focus of a story. YLS student Jonathan Petkun '19 is quoted.

Friday, March 2, 2018


How Billionaires Learned to Love Populism-A Commentary by Amy Chua

Politico Magazine

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

Friday, March 2, 2018


Bill Cosby's fate could turn on a pivotal court decision expected next week

ABC News

Professor of Law Steven B. Duke '61 is quoted in a story about the upcoming ruling in Bill Cosby's sexual assault retrial.

Friday, March 2, 2018


Oil Was Central in Decision to Shrink Bears Ears Monument, Emails Show

The New York Times

The Media Freedom and Information Access Clinic is mentioned in an article about its work suing for the release of documents related to national monuments.

Friday, March 2, 2018


I Saw a Genocide in Slow Motion

The New York Times

A 2015 report by the Lowenstein International Human Rights Clinic about the persecution of Rohingya Muslims is referenced in a commentary.

Thursday, March 1, 2018


The Supreme Court's Power Play Against Labor-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 1, 2018


The Easy Way to Avoid Copyright Infringement: Pay—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, February 28, 2018


When does bad behavior turn into sexual harassment?

Cincinnati Enquirer

Ford Foundation Professor of Law and Social Sciences Vicki Schultz is quoted in an article about the lines between bad behavior and harassment in the workplace.

Wednesday, February 28, 2018


ICE Blasted For Courthouse Arrests

New Haven Independent

William O. Douglas Clinical Professor of Law Michael Wishnie '93 is quoted in a story about ICE arresting immigrants who are appearing in court on non-immigration related charges.

Wednesday, February 28, 2018


World Zero Discrimination Day: Equality Makes Us Healthier

Financial Times Chinese

Darius Longarino (龙大瑞) is a Research Scholar in Law at Yale Law School and a Senior Fellow of the Paul Tsai China Center. Read this article in English.

Tuesday, February 27, 2018


Another legal cloud for Obamacare?

Politico.com

Professor of Law Abbe Gluck '00 is quoted in an article about the latest legal challenge to Affordable Care Act.

Tuesday, February 27, 2018


Latest ACA Assault Has Fighting Chance Despite Clear Flaws

Law360

Professor of Law Abbe Gluck '00 is quoted in an article about the latest legal challenge to Affordable Care Act.

Tuesday, February 27, 2018


Universities Are Vital for Bridging the Science Gap

Scientific American

Elizabeth K. Dollard Professor of Law and Professor of Psychology Dan Kahan is mentioned in a commentary by Yale president Peter Salovey.

Tuesday, February 27, 2018


Developer heads to court over denial of Branford affordable housing project

New Haven Register

Valerie Ortiz '18, a student with the Community and Economic Development, is quoted in an article about a legal challenge to a housing project denied by the town's planning and zoning commission. The clinic represents the town's housing authority.

Tuesday, February 27, 2018


Mark Lilla and the Crisis of Liberalism

Boston Review

Professor of Law Samuel Moyn has a review of "Mark Lilla and the Crisis of Liberalism." 

Tuesday, February 27, 2018


Why federalism is hard

Vox

Dean and Sol & Lillian Goldman Professor of Law Heather Gerken is quoted in an article about federalism.

Monday, February 26, 2018


Minnesota voting case to be heard by Supreme Court

The Washington Times

Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science Bruce Ackerman '67 is quoted in an article about a case before the Supreme Court.

Monday, February 26, 2018


Trump's legal team has a baffling new argument for why he shouldn't speak with Mueller

Business Insider

Leighton Homer Surbeck Professor of Law Cristina Rodríguez '00 is quoted in a story about possible precedents being set were President Trump agree to an interview with Robert Mueller.

Monday, February 26, 2018


Presidential Lawlessness: The Case for Fundamental Reform—A Commentary by Bruce Ackerman '67

Public Books

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

Monday, February 26, 2018


The Commerce Department's Self-Defeating Conception of National Security-A Commentary by Robert D. Williams

Lawfare

Robert D. Williams is a Senior Research Scholar in Law and the Executive Director of the Paul Tsai China Center at Yale Law School.

Monday, February 26, 2018


Cyberspace Norms and U.S.-China Relations: Addressing the Challenge of 'China, Inc.+'—A Commentary by Robert D. Williams

Lawfare

Robert D. Williams is a Senior Research Scholar in Law and the Executive Director of the Paul Tsai China Center at Yale Law School.

Monday, February 26, 2018


A 'Deeply Libertarian' Plan to Restrict Gun Sales—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.

Sunday, February 25, 2018


Beyond Human Rights

Interventions: The Intellectual History Podcast

Professor of Law Samuel Moyn was a guest on a podcast where he discussed neoliberalism and human rights.

Sunday, February 25, 2018


Amy Chua on how tribalism is tearing America apart

The Ezra Klein Show

John M. Duff, Jr. Professor of Law Amy Chua was interviewed on a podcast, where she discussed her book, "Political Tribes: Group Instinct and the Fate of Nations."

Friday, February 23, 2018


Confidential ICE Handbook Lays Out Paths for Investigators to Avoid Constitutional Challenges

The Intercept

Walton Hale Hamilton Professor of Law Tracey Meares is quoted in an article about strategies ICE uses to avoid constitutional challenges.

Friday, February 23, 2018


Lawsuit, report allege Kern County's mistreatment of disabled youth

The Bakersfield Californian

Liman Fellow files lawsuit over correctional facilities’ mistreatment of children with disabilities.

Thursday, February 22, 2018


Commentary: At High Court, Fight Over Textualism Lives On

The National Law Journal

Professor of Law Abbe R. Gluck '00 is mentioned in a commentary about textualism.

Wednesday, February 21, 2018


Voting Booth To The Mailbox: Malloy Pushes For Electoral Reform

The Hartford Courant

Professor of Law David Schleicher is quoted in an article about electoral reforms proposed by Connecticut governor Dannel Malloy.

Wednesday, February 21, 2018


North Korea canceled a meeting with Mike Pence. Here's what they would have discussed.

Vox.com

Mira Rapp-Hooper, a senior fellow at the Paul Tsai China Center and senior research scholar, is quoted in an article about relations between the U.S. and North Korea.

Wednesday, February 21, 2018


EPA In The Trump Era: The Superfund Enforcement Initiative—A Commentary by Donald Elliott ’74

Law360.com

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

Tuesday, February 20, 2018


The Yemen Crisis and the Law: The Saudi-Led Campaign and U.S. Involvement—A Commentary by Oona Hathaway, Alexandra Francis, Aaron Haviland, Srinath Reddy Kethireddy and Alyssa Yamamoto

Just Security

Oona A. Hathaway '97 is the Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law and Alexandra Francis '18, Aaron Haviland '19, Srinath Reddy Kethireddy '19, and Alyssa Yamamoto '18 are students at Yale Law School. 

Tuesday, February 20, 2018


The Destructive Dynamics of Political Tribalism—A Commentary by Amy Chua

New York Times

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

Tuesday, February 20, 2018


Housing Authority, Developer Cite Bias in P&Z Parkside Decision

Branford Eagle

Clinical Associate Professor Anika Singh Lemar and the Community and Economic Development Clinic are mentioned in an article about a legal challenge to a housing project denied by the town's planning and zoning commission. The clinic represents the town's housing authority.

Monday, February 19, 2018


Editorial: Time to shed light on FISA warrant's 'secrets'

Boston Herald

The Media Freedom & Information Access Clinic is mentioned in an editorial about efforts to make public the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court order regarding surveillance of Trump campaign adviser Carter Page.

Sunday, February 18, 2018


Have our tribes become more important than our country?

The Washington Post

A review of "Political Tribes," the latest book by John M. Duff, Jr. Professor of Law Amy Chua.

Sunday, February 18, 2018


Advocates seek change in state law for some veterans' benefits

The Connecticut Post

A report on veterans who are seeking to upgrade their discharge status with the help of the Veterans Legal Services Clinic.

Friday, February 16, 2018


Lying to Investigators Shouldn't Be a Crime—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, February 15, 2018


Will the Supreme Court Become Trump's Enabler?—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, February 15, 2018


National popular vote compact advocates say Connecticut is crucial to movement

New Haven Register

Charlotte Schwartz '19 is quoted in an article about a Yale Law Democrats-sponsored event held yesterday on the national popular vote compact.

Wednesday, February 14, 2018


Advocates Seek Benefits For Vets With Other-Than-Honorable Discharge Attributable To 'Invisible Wounds'

Hartford Courant

The Veterans Legal Services Clinic is discussed in an article about a report the clinic wrote on mental health care for veterans. 

Tuesday, February 13, 2018


Second Federal Judge Issues Injunction to Keep DACA in Place

The New York Times

Clinical Associate Professor of Law Marisol Orihuela '08 is quoted and the Jerome N. Frank Legal Services Organization is mentioned in an article about WIRAC securing a nationwide injunction to halt the DACA termination.

Tuesday, February 13, 2018


"New Urbanist" Westville Zone Proposed

New Haven Independent

Andrew Parker '19 is quoted in an article about the work the Community and Economic Development Clinic is doing to create a new zoning district for a neighborhood in New Haven.

Sunday, February 11, 2018


The Supreme Court is about to hear the biggest labor case of the century

The Washington Post

A brief by Sterling Professor of Law Robert C. Post '77 is discussed in an editorial about Janus v. AFSCME, a U.S. Supreme Court case about union agency fees.

Friday, February 9, 2018


Global Read: The Internationalists

CharterforCompassion

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 were interviewed about their book “The Internationalists: How a Radical Plan to Outlaw War Remade the World.” 

Tuesday, February 6, 2018


Al-Alwi and the Unraveling of Detention Authority at the End of Active Hostilities—A Commentary by Oona Hathaway '97, Paulina Perlin '19, and Beatrice Walton '18

Just Security

Oona Hathaway '97 is the Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law and Paulina Perlin '19 and Beatrice Walton '18 are students at Yale Law School.

Monday, February 5, 2018


Yale Takes First Look At The Politics Of Cancer Treatment

WSHU

Professor of Law Abbe R. Gluck '00 is quoted in an article about a conference she organized, The Politics, Policy and Law of Cancer.

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