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Saturday, January 16, 2021


In The Press

The Other Tragedy of January 6 — A Commentary by Robert Post ’77

The Atlantic

Robert Post is Sterling Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Friday, January 08, 2021


In The Press

President Donald Trump is likely to pardon himself

BBC News

Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science Bruce Ackerman ’67 was interviewed by the BBC News, where he discussed the likelihood of President Trump pardoning himself.

January 26 Tuesday

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Clerkships: Some Faculty Perspectives

12:10PM to 1:30PM
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January 27 Wednesday

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Koru Mindfulness Course

5:00PM to 6:30PM
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February 1 Monday

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Orientation 2.0 for 1Ls

12:05PM to 1:10PM
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February 2 Tuesday

Event

Weekly Meditation with Professor Yair Listokin

12:05PM to 12:10PM
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Friday, January 22, 2021


In The Press

Fixing Trump’s damage to government will take more than executive orders — A Commentary by Cristina Rodríguez

The Washington Post

Cristina Rodríguez is the Leighton Homer Surbeck Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Friday, January 22, 2021


In The Press

Texas Files Lawsuit Over Biden’s Deportation Pause

The Wall Street Journal

Leighton Homer Surbeck Professor of Law Cristina Rodríguez ’00 is quoted in the Wall Street Journal about a suit filed in Texas over President Biden’s order to pause deportations for 100 days.

Friday, January 22, 2021


In The Press

A hidden feature of Biden’s first big moves: Major outreach to Trump country

The Washington Post

The Washington Post quotes Associate Professor (Adjunct) of Law and co-director of the Global Health Justice Partnership Gregg Gonsalves about President Biden’s plan to tackle the COVID-19 crisis.

Thursday, January 21, 2021


In The Press

A new way to increase economic opportunity for more Americans — A Commentary by Zachary Liscow ’15 and Abigail Pershing ’20

The Hill

Zachary Liscow is an Associate Professor of Law at Yale Law School. Abigail Pershing ’20 works with the European Court of Human Rights as a Robina Foundation fellow.

Thursday, January 21, 2021


In The Press

John Roberts Shouldn’t Preside Over Impeachment Trial. Nor Should Kamala Harris — A Commentary by Bruce Ackerman ’67

The Boston Globe

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

Thursday, January 21, 2021


In The Press

Impeachment Won't Keep Trump From Running Again...Here's A Better Way

The Michael Smerconish Program

Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science Bruce Ackerman ’67 was a guest on The Michael Smerconish Program where he discussed how to keep Donald Trump from running for office in the future.

Tuesday, January 19, 2021


In The Press

Ahead Of Inauguration Day, Capitol Riots Raise Questions About NYPD's Approach To Black Protesters

Gothamist

J. Skelly Wright Professor of Law James Forman, Jr. ’92 is quoted in a Gothamist article about the disparate manner in which New York City police respond to majority Black versus majority white protests.

Monday, January 18, 2021


In The Press

Can The Senate Try An Ex-President?

NPR / Morning Edition

Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science Akhil Amar ’84 spoke to National Public Radio about whether the Senate can try an ex-president.

Monday, January 18, 2021


In The Press

Housing battle may have broad impact

Hartford Courant

The Hartford Courant reports on a proposal to build a multi-family dwelling in Woodbridge, Connecticut. The Jerome N. Frank Legal Services Organization is part of an effort to change what they view as the town’s discriminatory zoning policies.

 

Saturday, January 16, 2021


In The Press

A $1 Verdict Could Actually Be Meaningful — A Commentary by Stephen Carter ’79

Bloomberg.com

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