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Tuesday, May 04, 2021


In The Press

The Case For Moving Beyond Probation, And How To Do It — A Commentary by Fiona Doherty ’99

The Appeal

Fiona Doherty is a Clinical Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Wednesday, March 10, 2021


Northern Correctional

Connecticut’s only supermax prison, Northern Correctional Institution, is scheduled to close on July 1, 2021. Photo courtesy Kelan Lyons / CT Mirror

Tuesday, January 26, 2021


2018 Restorative Justice Youth Design Summit

Participants at the 2018 Restorative Justice Youth Design Summit of the Detroit Justice Center, founded by Amanda Alexander ’13. Photo by Ghostlight Productions

Friday, October 30, 2020


53:23

Monday, October 26, 2020


2:48

Wednesday, February 26, 2020


1:08:00

Friday, February 7, 2020


2:38

Wednesday, November 13, 2019


59:57

Thursday, October 24, 2019


18:43

Thursday, October 3, 2019


1:01:26

Tuesday, May 4, 2021


In The Press

The Case For Moving Beyond Probation, And How To Do It — A Commentary by Fiona Doherty ’99

The Appeal

Fiona Doherty is a Clinical Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Saturday, May 1, 2021


In The Press

The Lucky Legal Accident That Led to Derek Chauvin’s Conviction — A Commentary by Gideon Yaffe

The Hill

Gideon Yaffe is the Wesley Newcomb Hohfeld Professor of Jurisprudence.

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. 

Thursday, April 29, 2021


In The Press

Pressure Mounts on Austin to Support Major Shift in Handling Military Sexual Assault

Politico

Senior Research Scholar in Law Eugene Fidell is quoted in Politico about proposed changes to how the military handles sexual assault allegations.

Tuesday, April 27, 2021


In The Press

After Failures to Curb Sexual Assault, a Move Toward a Major Shift in Military Law

The New York Times

Senior Research Scholar in Law Eugene Fidell is quoted in The New York Times about a bill that would remove military commanders from a role in prosecuting service members for sexual assault.

Saturday, April 24, 2021


In The Press

What Chauvin Conviction May Mean To The Future Of Policing

NPR / Weekend Edition Saturday

William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law Stephen Carter ’79 was interviewed on NPR about the Derek Chauvin verdict and its impact on the future of policing.

Saturday, April 24, 2021


In The Press

Will The Conviction Of Derek Chauvin Affect Future Police Prosecutions?

NPR / Weekend Edition Saturday

Walton Hale Hamilton Professor of Law and Founding Director of The Justice Collaboratory Tracey Meares was interviewed on NPR about the Derek Chauvin trial and how it may affect future police prosecutions.

Friday, April 23, 2021


In The Press

When Parents Are Incarcerated, Too Often Separation From Kids Becomes Permanent

WNPR

Eleanor Roberts ’22 and Destiny Lopez ’21 were interviewed by Connecticut Public Radio about a report co-authored by the Criminal Justice Advocacy Clinic about preserving the parental rights of incarcerated parents.

Wednesday, April 21, 2021


In The Press

What Happened to the Promise to ‘Defund’ America’s Police Forces – and to Stop Them Killing Black People?

The Independent (UK)

Walton Hale Hamilton Professor of Law and Founding Director of The Justice Collaboratory Tracey Meares is quoted in an article in The Independent (UK) about police reform.

Tuesday, April 20, 2021


In The Press

21 Experts on What the Verdict Means — and Where to Go From Here

Politico

Associate Professor of Law at Yale Law School Monica Bell ’09 and Reginald Dwayne Betts ’16 contributed to a Politico article about the Derek Chauvin verdict.