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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, 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. 

Wednesday, April 28, 2021


In The Press

Court Orders Army to Review Thousands of ‘Bad Paper’ Discharges

Stars and Stripes

Adam Henderson ’23 is quoted, and Andrew DeGuglielmo ’21 and the Veterans Legal Services Clinic are mentioned, in Stars and Stripes about a lawsuit settlement this week requiring the U.S. Army to review and potentially upgrade thousands of other-than-honorable discharges.

Monday, April 26, 2021


In The Press

Legislators Hear Debate on Extending Smoking Bans to Casinos

The Day

William O. Douglas Clinical Professor of Law Michael Wishnie ’93 is quoted in The Day about extending the smoking ban in public places to include CT casinos, which are exempt from statewide smoking prohibitions.

Sunday, April 11, 2021


In The Press

Bristol County Sheriff’s Office Settles Lawsuit Brought by Immigrations Detainees

Dartmouth Week

Fernando Quiroz ’22 is quoted, and the Worker and Immigrant Rights Clinic mentioned, in a Dartmouth Week story about the settlement reached in a class action lawsuit challenging unsafe conditions at the Bristol County House of Correction.

Saturday, April 10, 2021


In The Press

International Travel Won’t Rely on Fancy Vaccine Passports — A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Bloomberg.com

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

Thursday, April 8, 2021


In The Press

We’re at the Beginning of the End of Covid-19. Now What? — A Commentary by Gregg Gonsalves

The Nation

Gregg Gonsalves is an Associate Professor (Adjunct) of Law and the co-director of the Global Health Justice Partnership at Yale Law School.

Thursday, April 8, 2021


In The Press

Yale Law School Helps Bring Settlement in Immigrant Detention Case

New Haven Register

Kayla Crowell ’22 is quoted, and the Worker and Immigrant Rights Advocacy Clinic is mentioned, in a New Haven Register article about the settlement reached in a class action lawsuit challenging unsafe conditions at the Bristol County House of Correction.

Wednesday, April 7, 2021


In The Press

ICE Detainees' COVID-19 Bail Suit Ends With Just 7 Held

Law360

William O. Douglas Clinical Professor of Law Michael Wishnie ’93, Clinical Lecturer in Law Sara Zampierin, and students with the Worker & Immigrant Rights Advocacy Clinic are mentioned in a Law360 update on a class action lawsuit challenging unsafe conditions at the Bristol County House of Correction during the COVID-19 pandemic.