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Tuesday, April 20, 2021


In The Press

Stuck At 435 Representatives? Why The U.S. House Hasn't Grown With Census Counts

NPR

Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science Akhil Amar ’84 was interviewed by National Public Radio for a story about the history of the census and the Electoral College.

Wednesday, April 14, 2021


Tuesday, October 27, 2020


American Contagions

A detail from the cover of the new book by Professor John Fabian Witt ’99.

Monday, September 21, 2020


Law School Access Program

From left to right, Professor James Forman Jr. and Law School Access Program Fellows Alexis Willoughby-Robinson, Tai Walker, and Addys Castillo during a recent Saturday meeting. Story photos by Nina Oishi ’22.

Thursday, July 16, 2020


Thursday, May 6, 2021


In The Press

No Evidence “3/5 Compromise” Aimed to End Slavery

The Associated Press

Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science Akhil Amar ’84 is quoted in an article in The Associated Press about the Three-Fifths Compromise.

Tuesday, May 4, 2021


In The Press

The Constitution Is More Than a Document — It’s a Conversation

The New York Times

The Words That Made Us: America's Constitutional Conversation, 1760-1840 by Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science Akhil Reed Amar ’84 was reviewed in The New York Times.

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.

Sunday, May 2, 2021


In The Press

What Kind of Fear Is Stopping Joe Biden? — A Commentary by Samuel Moyn

The New York Times

Samuel Moyn is Henry R. Luce Professor of Jurisprudence at Yale Law School and a Professor of History at Yale University.

Thursday, April 29, 2021


In The Press

Akhil Amar’s 1789 Project

Law & Liberty

A review of The Words That Made Us: America’s Constitutional Conversation, 1760-1840 by Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science Akhil Amar ’84 appears in Law & Liberty.

Wednesday, April 28, 2021


In The Press

Why Republicans Are Still Skeptical Trump Lost — A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Bloomberg.com

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

Sunday, April 25, 2021


In The Press

A Cheerleader’s Snapchat Rant Leads to ‘Momentous’ Supreme Court Case on Student Speech

The Washington Post

Robert R. Slaughter Professor of Law Justin Driver is quoted in an article in The Washington Post about the First Amendment and off-campus speech.

Tuesday, April 20, 2021


In The Press

Stuck At 435 Representatives? Why The U.S. House Hasn't Grown With Census Counts

NPR

Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science Akhil Amar ’84 was interviewed by National Public Radio for a story about the history of the census and the Electoral College.

Thursday, March 18, 2021


In The Press

For 100 years, the filibuster has been used to deny Black rights — A Commentary by John Fabian Witt ’99 and Magdalene Zier

The Washington Post

John Fabian Witt is Allen H. Duffy Class of 1960 Professor of Law at Yale Law School. Magdalene Zier is a Knight Hennessy scholar at Stanford University.

Thursday, March 11, 2021


In The Press

Our Lonely Chief Justice — A Commentary by Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL

NYTimes.com

Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL is Senior Research Scholar in Law at Yale Law School.