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Tuesday, August 25, 2020


Monday, August 03, 2020


In The Press

Economic insecurity is a growing problem. The nation needs a jobs program — A Commentary by Michael Graetz and Ian Shapiro ’87

Michael Graetz is the Justus S. Hotchkiss Professor of Law Emeritus and Professional Lecturer at Yale Law School.  Ian Shapiro '87 is a Professor (Adjunct) of Law at Yale Law School and Sterling Professor of Political Science at Yale University.

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Monday, October 26, 2020


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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

HUD ‘perpetuating segregation,’ Hartford families claim in lawsuit

CT Mirror

The Jerome N. Frank Legal Services Organization is mentioned in a CT Mirror story about policies that keep poor residents segregated in impoverished areas in Hartford.

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.

Wednesday, November 18, 2020


In The Press

NY Judge Slams Feds For 'Ignoring' Justices' DACA Revival

Law360

William O. Douglas Clinical Professor of Law Michael Wishnie ’93, Sol Goldman Clinical Professor of Law Muneer Ahmad, Clinical Associate Professor of Law Marisol Orihuela ’08, and students from the Worker and Immigrant Rights Advocacy Clinic are mentioned in a Law360 article about new efforts by the Trump administration to curtail DACA.

Sunday, November 15, 2020


In The Press

Acting DHS Secretary Lacked Authority To Suspend DACA Program, Judge Rules

NPR / Morning Edition

Sol Goldman Clinical Professor of Law Muneer Ahmad was interviewed on NPR about the Trump administration’s efforts to roll back DACA and the role of the Worker and Immigrant Rights Advocacy Clinic at Yale Law School.

Wednesday, November 4, 2020


In The Press

Fed. Circ. Weighs If VA Appeals Ripe For Review

Law360

Law 360 has an update to a case related to a Veterans Affairs decision that is before the U.S. Court of Appeals. Plaintiffs are represented by William O. Douglas Clinical Professor of Law Michael Wishnie ’93, Clinical Lecturer in Law Renée Burbank and students from the Veterans Legal Services Clinic.

Wednesday, October 28, 2020


In The Press

Peaceful assembly can’t happen without the option of gun-free events — A Commentary by Ian Ayres ’86 and Frederick Vars ’99

The Washington Post

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, October 28, 2020


In The Press

Two Law Professors Seek to Have Those with Mental Issues Voluntarily Waive Their Second Amendment Rights

Newsweek

Scholarship by Deputy Dean and William K. Townsend Professor of Law Ian Ayres ’86 is cited in Newsweek about the idea that people should be able to voluntarily waive their Second Amendment rights to prevent them from buying a gun.

Tuesday, October 27, 2020


In The Press

Ballots Behind Bars: Voting Presents Challenges In Connecticut Jails

WNPR

Clinical Lecturer in Law Zal Shroff is quoted, and the Liman Center mentioned, in a WNPR article about outreach to eligible voters currently detained in Connecticut jails.

Wednesday, October 21, 2020


In The Press

Solitary Confinement and Mental Illness: It’s Time to Stop the Harm

Crime Report

A study by the Liman Center is cited in a Crime Report article about solitary confinement and mental illness.