Thursday, August 3, 2017


Finding Common Ground, Despite Ideological Divides—A Commentary by Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL

NYTimes.com

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

Wednesday, August 2, 2017


Policing: A Public Good Gone Bad—A Commentary by Tracey L. Meares

Boston Review

Tracey L. Meares is the Walton Hale Hamilton Professor of Law and Founding Director of The Justice Collaboratory at Yale Law School.

Wednesday, August 2, 2017


Mr. President, roughing up suspects is never OK

USA Today

Macklin Fleming Professor of Law and Professor of Psychology Tom Tyler is quoted in an article about President Trump’s remarks to police on Long Island.

Wednesday, August 2, 2017


Trump signs Russia sanctions bill, Moscow calls it 'trade war'

Reuters

Sterling Professor of International Law Harold Hongju Koh is quoted in a story about the sanctions against Russia signed into law this week by President Trump.

Wednesday, August 2, 2017


A week later, little clarity on Trump’s transgender tweet

San Francisco Chronicle

Florence Rogatz Visiting Lecturer in Law Eugene Fidell is quoted in an article about President Trump’s tweets about a proposed ban on transgender military.

Monday, July 31, 2017


Your Tweet is My Command—A Commentary by Eugene R. Fidell

Just Security

Eugene R. Fidell is the Florence Rogatz Visiting Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School.

Monday, July 31, 2017


No Decision on the Continuation of Obamacare Subsidies

Bloomberg Radio/ Bloomberg Law

Professor of Law Abbe R. Gluck ’00 is interviewed about the future of ACA subsidies under the current administration.

Monday, July 31, 2017


The ‘Criminal Justice Tax’ on America’s Troubled Neighborhoods

The Crime Report

Associate Professor of Law Monica Bell ’09 is quoted in an article about the effect of aggressive policing on minority neighborhoods.

Friday, July 28, 2017


Does doom and gloom convince anyone about climate change?

ScienceNews

Elizabeth K. Dollard Professor of Law and Professor of Psychology Dan Kahan is quoted in an article on communicating about climate change.

Friday, July 28, 2017


Is Amazon getting too big?

The Washington Post

Professor of Law David Singh Grewal ’02 is quoted in an article about antitrust laws. The article also features scholarly research by Lina Khan ’17.

Thursday, July 27, 2017


Slow Down, Everyone, You're Moving Too Fast—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, July 27, 2017


Lethal injection details sought; Media, state at odds over what public should know

The Arizona Republic (Phoenix)

Floyd Abrams Clinical Lecturer in Law David Schulz ’78 and Clinical Lecturer in Law John Langford ’14 are mentioned in an article about efforts by media outlets to obtain information about lethal injection drugs used in Arizona.

Thursday, July 27, 2017


Legal Questions Over Trump's Ban Of Transgender People In The Military

National Public Radio/ Morning Edition

Florence Rogatz Visiting Lecturer in Law Eugene Fidell was interviewed about President Trump’s proposed ban on transgender people in the armed forces.

Thursday, July 27, 2017


Fossil Fuel Industry’s 'Tobacco Moment' Has Arrived—A Commentary by Douglas Kysar

Law360

Professor Douglas Kysar is Joseph M. Field ’55 Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Wednesday, July 26, 2017


Three New Books Discuss How to Confront and Reform Racist Policing

The New York Times

Walton Hale Hamilton Professor of Law Tracey Meares and Macklin Fleming Professor of Law and Professor of Psychology Tom Tyler are mentioned in a book review of “Policing the Black Man: Arrest, Prosecution, and Imprisonment” in which they have an essay.

Wednesday, July 26, 2017


Economic Inequality and the Future of Democracy: Tracking the Conversation

Nonprofit Quarterly

Sterling Professor of Law Robert Post ’77 is quoted in an article reporting on a panel discussion at the recent Aspen Institute Economic Security Summit.

Wednesday, July 26, 2017


The Hypocrisy of the "Skinny" Repeal: The Republicans Themselves Said It Would be Disastrous—A Commentary by Abbe R. Gluck ’00

Balkinization

Abbe R. Gluck ’00 is a Professor of Law and the Faculty Director of the Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy at Yale Law School.

Wednesday, July 26, 2017


Undocumented immigrant who took sanctuary in New Haven church granted stay of deportation

The New Haven Register

William O. Douglas Clinical Professor of Law Michael Wishnie ’93 and Clinical Associate Professor of Law Marisol Oriheula ’08 are quoted in an article about Nury Chavarria who was granted a stay of deportation after seeking sanctuary in a New Haven church. Ms. Chavarria was represented by students with the Worker and Immigrant Rights Advocacy Clinic.

Wednesday, July 26, 2017


Military transgender ban would be tough to overturn, experts say

San Francisco Chronicle

Florence Rogatz Visiting Lecturer in Law Eugene Fidell and Ryan Thoreson ’14 are quoted in an article on President Trump’s proposed ban on transgender people in the armed forces.

Tuesday, July 25, 2017


As Nation Listens, Nury Embraces Role

New Haven Independent

William O. Douglas Clinical Professor of Law Michael Wishnie ’93 is quoted in a story about a woman who has been given sanctuary in a New Haven church after being ordered to leave the country by ICE.

Tuesday, July 25, 2017


A legal fight over New York City dog-sitters highlights a bigger problem in America

Yahoo Finance

Professor of Law David Schleicher is quoted in an article about regulation and the sharing economy.

Tuesday, July 25, 2017


Climate Change Is About to Remake the Insurance Industry

Fortune

Elizabeth K. Dollard Professor of Law and Professor of Psychology Dan Kahan is quoted in an article about the effect of climate change on the insurance industry.

Monday, July 24, 2017


Deported Army Veteran Gains U.S. Citizenship, Reunited With Family

New Haven Register

A report on a noncitizen veteran who had been deported to his native Italy has been allowed back in the U.S. Arnold Giammarco was represented by students and faculty with the Veterans Legal Services Clinic.

Monday, July 24, 2017


Firing Mueller? Pardoning cronies? Trump could get away with that and more if Congress doesn't act.—A Commentary by Paul W. Kahn ’80

The Los Angeles Times

Paul W. Kahn is Robert W. Winner Professor of Law and the Humanities, and Director of the Orville H. Schell, Jr. Center for International Human Rights at Yale Law School.

Friday, July 21, 2017


Connecticut Delegation Visits Immigrant Mother Taking Sanctuary In New Haven Church

WNPR

Thomas Scott-Railton ’18, a student with the Worker and Immigrant Rights Advocacy Clinic, is quoted in a story about a person who has been given sanctuary in a New Haven church after being ordered to leave the country by ICE.

Friday, July 21, 2017


Don't Revive Asset Seizure Program. End It.—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, July 21, 2017


How a Presidential Pardon Could Backfire

Time

Leighton Homer Surbeck Professor of Law Cristina Rodríguez ’00 is quoted in an article about presidential pardons.

Thursday, July 20, 2017


Condemned to Death — And Solitary Confinement

The Marshall Project

“Rethinking Death Row,” a study by the Arthur Liman Center for Public Interest Law, is cited in an article on the use of solitary confinement on death row.

Thursday, July 20, 2017


Tax Reform, Reagan Style, May Be a Tougher Fit for Trump

The New York Times

Justus S. Hotchkiss Professor of Law Emeritus Michael Graetz is quoted in an article about tax reform.

Thursday, July 20, 2017


The Supreme Court and the Law of Motion—A Commentary by Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL

NYTimes.com

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

Wednesday, July 19, 2017


Issues Dividing America

BYU Radio/ The Matt Townsend Show

Simeon E. Baldwin Professor of Law Emeritus Peter Schuck was a guest where he discussed his book “One Nation Undecided: Clear Thinking about Five Hard Issues That Divide Us.”

Wednesday, July 19, 2017


Federalism and the Future

GenConnectU

Dean and Sol & Lillian Goldman Professor of Law Heather Gerken discusses modern federalism.

Wednesday, July 19, 2017


Trump Calls His Defeat on Health Care "Pretty Impressive"

Background Briefing with Ian Masters

Professor of Law Abbe R. Gluck ’00 is interviewed on the radio program about health care legislation.

Wednesday, July 19, 2017


In Juries, Lawyers Now Favor the Uninformed

The New York Times

Sterling Professor Emeritus of Law and Legal History John Langbein is quoted in an article on jury selection.

Tuesday, July 18, 2017


Wall Street Profits by Putting Investors in the Slow Lane—A Commentary by Jonathan Macey ’82 and David Swensen

The New York Times

Jonathan R. Macey ’82 is the Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance and Securities Law at Yale Law School and David Swensen is the chief investment officer of Yale University.

Tuesday, July 18, 2017


There Is No Better Time to be a Lawyer Than Now

GenConnectU

Dean and Sol & Lillian Goldman Professor of Law Heather Gerken shares why there is no better time to be a lawyer than now.

Tuesday, July 18, 2017


Life on Parole

PBS/ Frontline

Clinical Associate Professor of Law Fiona Doherty ’99 is interviewed as part of a documentary titled “Life on Parole.”

Tuesday, July 18, 2017


Law schools are filled with Asian Americans. So why aren’t there more Asian judges?

The Washington Post/ Wonkblog

The Washington Post has an article on a study by California Supreme Court Justice Goodwin Liu ’98, Xiaonan April Hu ’17, Christine Kwon ’17, and Eric Chung ’17 titled “A Portrait of Asian Americans in the Law.”

Tuesday, July 18, 2017


Health Care Collapse: Republicans Repeal-Replace Effort is Dead

NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt

Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy Abbe R. Gluck ’00 was included in a segment on the defeat of the health care bill.

Monday, July 17, 2017


How Black Leaders Unwittingly Contributed to The Era Of Mass Incarceration

National Public Radio/ Fresh Air

Professor of Law James Forman, Jr. ’92 was interviewed about his book, “Locking Up Our Own: Crime And Punishment In Black America.”

Sunday, July 16, 2017


Sailing the populist moment across the Atlantic

Daily Princetonian

Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science Bruce Ackerman ’67 is quoted in an article about Podemos, a populist party in Spain.

Saturday, July 15, 2017


Heather Gerken on the future of progressive federalism

The Washington Post

An article about a recent interview with Dean and Sol & Lillian Goldman Professor of Law Heather Gerken about progressive federalism.

Saturday, July 15, 2017


How Long Can Connecticut's Prison Reform Last?

Atlantic Online

Clinical Lecturer in Law; Research Scholar in Law; and Executive Director, Orville H. Schell, Jr. Center for International Human Rights Hope Metcalf is quoted in an article about the future of prison reform in Connecticut.

Friday, July 14, 2017


Owen Fiss, Lawyers and the Liberal Tradition

National Constitution Center

Sterling Professor Emeritus of Law Owen Fiss discussed his new book, Pillars of Justice: Lawyers and the Liberal Tradition.

Thursday, July 13, 2017


VC Firms Promise to Stamp Out Sexual Harassment. Sounds Familiar

Wired

Ford Foundation Professor of Law and Social Sciences Vicki Schultz is quoted in an article about efforts by venture capital firms to combat sexual harassment.

Thursday, July 13, 2017


One Campus Arena Where Free Speech Is Not Up for Debate: Law Schools—A Commentary by Dean Heather Gerken

Time Magazine

Heather Gerken is Dean and Sol & Lillian Goldman Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Thursday, July 13, 2017


Could Donald Trump Jr. Be Charged With Treason? Short Answer: No

National Public Radio/ KAZU

Florence Rogatz Visiting Lecturer in Law Eugene Fidell was interviewed about whether President Trump’s behavior fits the definition of treason. Richard Painter ’87 is also quoted.

Thursday, July 13, 2017


Legal Procedure Needs a Dose of Common Sense—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.

Tuesday, July 11, 2017


Progressive politics from the ground up

CommonWealth

Dean and Sol & Lillian Goldman Professor of Law Heather Gerken was interviewed about states’ rights and progressive federalism.

Tuesday, July 11, 2017


How Do We Contend With Trump’s Defiance of ‘Norms’?

New York Times Magazine

Charles F. Southmayd Professor of Law and Professor of Philosophy Scott Shapiro ’90 is quoted in an article by Emily Bazelon ’00.

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