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


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.

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.

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.

Monday, February 5, 2018


The Times Asks Court to Unseal Documents on Surveillance of Carter Page

The New York Times

The New York Times reports that it is being represented by the Media Freedom & Information Access Clinic in its request to have the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court unseal documents related to the surveillance of former Trump campaign adviser Carter Page.

Sunday, February 4, 2018


Georgia incarcerating fewer African-Americans in its prisons

Associated Press State & Local

Professor of Law James Forman, Jr. '92 is quoted in an article about the declining rate of African Americans jailed in Georgia.

Thursday, February 1, 2018


Amy Chua: By the Book

The New York Times

John M. Duff, Jr. Professor of Law Amy Chua is interviewed about books and what she's reading.

Thursday, February 1, 2018


The Chief Justice, Searching for Middle Ground-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 1, 2018


Is Chelsea Manning eligible to run for U.S. Senate?

The Washington Post

Florence Rogatz Visiting Lecturer in Law Eugene Fidell is quoted in an article about whether Chelsea Manning is eligible to run for senate.

Tuesday, January 30, 2018


Military Court Overturns Rape Conviction, Says Jury Stacked With Women

Military.com

Florence Rogatz Visiting Lecturer in Law Eugene Fidell is quoted in an article about a rape conviction that was overturned due to a "stacked" jury. 

Tuesday, January 30, 2018


Judge says Trump made 'vicious' anti-immigrant statements

The New York Times

David Chen '18 is quoted, and the Worker and Immigrant Rights Advocacy Clinic mentioned, in a story about lawsuits challenging the cancellation of the DACA program.

Monday, January 29, 2018


Here's a campaign finance law that would take democracy back from the 1 percent—A Commentary by Ro Khanna and Bruce Ackerman '67

The Sacramento Bee

Ro Khanna represents Silicon Valley in the U.S. Congress and is vice chair of the Progressive Caucus, and Bruce Ackerman '67 is Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science at Yale Law School.

Monday, January 29, 2018


Editorial: The right way to protect Robert Mueller

Chicago Tribune

Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science Akhil Reed Amar '84 is quoted in an editorial about Robert Mueller. 

Monday, January 29, 2018


Was the 1928 Paris Peace Pact really a failure?

The Christian Century

A review of “The Internationalists,” the book by 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.

Friday, January 26, 2018


No, the federal charges against Garcia Zarate, acquitted in Kate Steinle's death, are not double jeopardy—A Commentary by Gideon Yaffe

Los Angeles Times

Gideon Yaffe is a Professor of Law, Professor of Philosophy, and Professor of Psychology at Yale.

Thursday, January 25, 2018


Federal immigration agents say there will be more workplace raids like 7-Eleven

Marketplace

William O. Douglas Clinical Professor of Law Michael Wishnie '93 is quoted in an article about workplace immigration raids.

Thursday, January 25, 2018


Getting America on the move requires Americans to move

The Washington Post

Scholarship by Professor of Law David Schleicher is the basis of an article about declining mobility in the United States.

Thursday, January 25, 2018


North Korea Vs. the U.S., Minus the Hype Machine—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, January 25, 2018


Oona Hathaway

ABC (Australia) / Between the Lines

Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law Oona Hathaway ’97 was interviewed about her new book “The Internationalists: How a Radical Plan to Outlaw War Remade the World.”

Thursday, January 25, 2018


'A crisis for human rights': new index reveals global fall in basic justice

The Guardian

Professor of LawSamuel Moyn is quoted in an article about declining human rights around the globe.

Wednesday, January 24, 2018


India among 5 worst nations in curbing environmental pollution

Hindustan Times

Daniel C. Esty '86 is a Clinical Professor of Environmental Law & Policy at Yale Law School and Hillhouse Professor of Environmental Law and Policy at the Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies.

Wednesday, January 24, 2018


The Historical Origins of Human Rights: A Conversation with Samuel Moyn

JHI Blog

Professor of Law Samuel Moyn was interviewed about history and human rights.

Tuesday, January 23, 2018


A Syria Plan That Breaks the Law—A Commentary by Oona Hathaway ’97 and Cory Booker ’97

The New York Times

Cory A. Booker ’97, a Democrat of New Jersey, is a member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee and Oona A. Hathaway ’97 is the Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law at Yale Law School.

Monday, January 22, 2018


To Help #MeToo Stick, End Mandatory Arbitration—A Commentary by Judith Resnik

The Huffington Post

Judith Resnik is the Arthur Liman Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Saturday, January 20, 2018


Trump's quest to make America white again—A Commentary by James Q. Whitman '88

The Daily Star (Lebanon)

James Q. Whitman '88 is the Ford Foundation Professor of Comparative and Foreign Law at Yale Law School.

Saturday, January 20, 2018


Why driverless cars may mean jams tomorrow

The Economist

A study co-authored by Professor of Law David Schleicher is cited in an article about driverless cars.

Thursday, January 18, 2018


Oona Hathaway and Scott Shapiro on How the World Order Evolves

ChinaEconTalk

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.” 

Thursday, January 18, 2018


Connecticut Joins Other States Challenging FCC's Net Neutrality Ruling

WNPR

Thomas Kadri, a resident fellow with the Information Society Project, is quoted in an article about state's rights as it relates to the fight for Net Neutrality.

Wednesday, January 17, 2018


Do You Have The Right To Plead Not Guilty When Your Lawyer Disagrees?

National Public Radio/ Morning Edition

George W. and Sadella D. Crawford Visiting Lecturer in Law Lawrence Fox was interviewed about whether it is constitutional for a lawyer to act in his client’s best interests while acting against his wishes.

Wednesday, January 17, 2018


The El Salvador Tragedy—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.

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