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Wednesday, April 14, 2021


Monday, March 22, 2021


Hartford Capitol

In March, Professor Douglas NeJaime and several students testified before the Joint Judiciary Committee of the Connecticut General Assembly in support of the Connecticut Parentage Act.

Tuesday, March 2, 2021


Dr. Jonathan Epstein

Dr. Jonathan Epstein, Vice President for Science and Outreach at EcoHealth Alliance, spoke on February 17 as part of the One Health Speaker Series hosted by the Law, Ethics & Animals Program (LEAP) at Yale Law School.

Monday, February 22, 2021


Kichwa woman

A Kichwa woman in San Martin, Peru. Credit: Miluska Elguera Solar / FPP

Monday, June 7, 2021


In The Press

How Communities Of Color Are Hurt Most By Climate Change

Forbes

Professor of Law Gerald Torres ’77 is quoted on how climate change disproportionally affects people of color.

Friday, June 4, 2021


In The Press

If COVID Did Escape From a Wuhan Lab, Brace Yourself — A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Bloomberg

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

Thursday, May 27, 2021


In The Press

Cash for Vaccine Jabs? Absolutely — A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Bloomberg

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

Monday, May 24, 2021


In The Press

Amid The Pandemic, Yale Lawsuit Against ICE Becomes A National Model

Connecticut Public Radio

William O. Douglas Clinical Professor of Law Michael Wishnie ’93 was interviewed on Connecticut Public Radio about the rights and safety of ICE detainees during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Sunday, May 23, 2021


In The Press

What George Floyd Changed

Politico

Associate Professor of Law at Yale Law School Monica Bell ’09 contributed to a Politico article that examines what has changed since the killing of George Floyd one year ago.

Wednesday, May 12, 2021


In The Press

Lawsuits Won't Get College Students a $55,000 Refund — A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Bloomberg.com

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

Monday, May 10, 2021


In The Press

Connecticut Offering $280M to Nursing Homes to Avoid Strikes

The Associated Press

Aaron Bryce Lee ’23 is quoted in The Associated Press about a report prepared by the Worker and Immigrant Rights Advocacy Clinic about the effect of COVID-19 on nursing home staff and residents. 

Monday, May 3, 2021


In The Press

The Health 202: Whether to Waive Coronavirus Vaccine Patents Will Be Front and Center This Week

The Washington Post

Professor of Law and Faculty Co-Director of the Global Health Justice Partnership Amy Kapczynski ’03 is quoted in The Washington Post about coronavirus vaccine patent waivers.

Monday, May 3, 2021


In The Press

Legal Historian John Fabian Witt Discusses New Book on Epidemics and Law

ABA Journal

Allen H. Duffy Class of 1960 Professor of Law John Fabian Witt ’99 was interviewed for the ABA Journal about his book American Contagions: Epidemics and the Law from Smallpox to COVID-19.

Friday, April 30, 2021


In The Press

Lawsuit Over Solitary Confinement in Limbo as State Pushes for Mediation

CT Mirror

The Lowenstein International Human Rights Clinic is mentioned in a CT Mirror article about a lawsuit that seeks to prohibit the use of in-cell shackling and solitary confinement of individuals with mental illnesses.