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Monday, September 28, 2020


Thursday, November 19, 2020


In The Press

Politics And Pandemic: The Legal Strategies At Play

WBUR / Radio Boston

Allen H. Duffy Class of 1960 Professor of Law John Fabian Witt YLS and George W. and Sadella D. Crawford Visiting Lecturer in Law Nancy Gertner ’71 were guests on WBUR to discuss legal issues around COVID-19 mandates.

Thursday, November 19, 2020


In The Press

A Group of Yale Law Students Just Clinched a Government Settlement for Military Vets

Law.com

Andy DeGuglielmo ’21 is quoted and the Veterans Legal Services Clinic is mentioned in a Law.com article on the clinic’s recent major settlement on behalf of Iraq and Afghanistan-era veterans with a less-than-fully-honorable discharge. 

Wednesday, November 18, 2020


In The Press

Yale Law School helps bring settlement: Army must reconsider applications for discharge upgrades connected to PTSD

New Haven Register

The Veterans Legal Services Clinic is mentioned in a New Haven Register story about a major settlement in a class-action suit brought by two Connecticut veterans who challenged their discharge status.

Monday, November 16, 2020


In The Press

COVID-19 and International Law Series: International Humanitarian Law – Treatment of Detainees

Just Security

Oona Hathaway ’97 is Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law at Yale Law School. Preston Lim and Mark Stevens are members of the Yale Law School class of 2021.

Saturday, November 14, 2020


In The Press

Justices Signal Obamacare Will Survive

Bloomberg Law podcast

Professor of Law Abbe R. Gluck ’00 was the guest on a Bloomberg Law podcast where she discussed the recent Supreme Court oral arguments on the fate of the Affordable Care Act.

Friday, November 13, 2020


In The Press

Epidemics can change our policies; do our policies cause epidemics?

The Washington Post

Allen H. Duffy Class of 1960 Professor of Law John Witt ’99’s new book American Contagions: Epidemics and the Law From Smallpox to Covid-19 is reviewed in The Washington Post

Friday, November 13, 2020


In The Press

The Affordable Care Act Back at the Supreme Court

We The People podcast / National Constitution Center

Professor of Law Abbe R. Gluck ’00 was a guest on the We the People podcast where she discussed the challenge to the Affordable Care Act currently before the Supreme Court. 

Thursday, November 12, 2020


In The Press

COVID-19 and International Law Series: International Humanitarian Law – Humanitarian Access

Just Security

Oona Hathaway ’97 is Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law at Yale Law School. Preston Lim and Mark Stevens are members of the Yale Law School class of 2021.

Wednesday, November 11, 2020


In The Press

A new tool to reduce veteran suicide — A Commentary by Ian Ayres ’86 and Frederick Vars ’99

The Hill

Ian Ayres ’86 is Deputy Dean and the William K. Townsend Professor at Yale Law School. Frederick Vars ’99 is Ira Drayton Pruitt, Sr. Professor of Law at the University of Alabama School of Law.

Wednesday, November 11, 2020


In The Press

Biden wants mask mandates nationwide, but he can't actually enforce them. Here's what he could do instead.

USA Today

 

Sterling Professor of International Law Harold Hongju Koh is quoted in USA Today about President-elect Biden’s support of a nationwide mask mandate.