Yale Law School Today

Monday, April 30, 2018


In The Press

How American Racism Influenced Hitler: Scholars are mapping the international precursors of Nazism.

The New Yorker

“Hitler’s American Model: The United States and the Making of Nazi Race Law” by Ford Foundation Professor of Comparative and Foreign Law James Whitman ’88 is cited in an article about the precursors to Nazism.

Friday, September 25, 2020


In The Press

Ruth Bader Ginsburg and the Supreme Court With Guest Samuel Moyn

Rolling Stone / Useful Idiots podcast

Henry R. Luce Professor of Jurisprudence Samuel Moyn was interviewed for a Rolling Stone podcast about the future of the Supreme Court.

Saturday, July 4, 2020


In The Press

Welcome to the Post-Leader World — A Commentary by Oona Hathaway ’97 and Scott Shapiro ’90

Foreign Policy

Oona A. Hathaway is the Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law and Scott Shapiro is the Charles F. Southmayd Professor of Law and Professor of Philosophy at Yale Law School.

Sunday, June 21, 2020


In The Press

Justice who led gay marriage, death penalty rulings retires

The Associated Press

John A. Garver Professor of Jurisprudence William Eskridge ’78 is quoted in an Associated Press story about the retirement of Connecticut Supreme Court Justice Richard Palmer.

Tuesday, June 2, 2020


In The Press

What Is the Insurrection Act of 1807, the Law Behind Trump’s Threat to States?

The New York Times

The New York Times quotes Florence Rogatz Visiting Lecturer in Law and Senior Research Scholar in Law Eugene R. Fidell about the Insurrection Act and President Trump’s threat to use the military for domestic law enforcement.

Sunday, May 10, 2020


In The Press

The Passion of John Paul Stevens — A Commentary by Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL

Michigan Law Review

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

Tuesday, April 7, 2020


In The Press

How the Republican Party Took Over the Supreme Court

The New Republic

Allen H. Duffy Class of 1960 Professor of Law John Fabian Witt ’99 reviews two recent books about the Supreme Court in The New Republic.

Saturday, March 21, 2020


In The Press

In Case You Were Wondering, It’s Legal to Close State Borders — A Commentary by Stephen Carter ’79

Bloomberg.com

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

Saturday, January 25, 2020


In The Press

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.

Monday, December 9, 2019


In The Press

Project and system — A Commentary by Paul Kahn ’80

Aeon

Paul W. Kahn ’80 is the Robert W. Winner Professor of Law and the Humanities at Yale Law School.

Friday, November 29, 2019


In The Press

The End of Conservatism — A Commentary by Paul Kahn ’80

Yale University Press blog

Paul W. Kahn ’80 is the Robert W. Winner Professor of Law and the Humanities at Yale Law School.