Yale Law School Today


Tuesday, January 24, 2023

Wednesday, December 21, 2022

Tuesday, January 24, 2023

Guido Calabresi 75th birthday celebration

Professor Guido Calabresi at a celebration of his 75th birthday in 2007.

Monday, January 23, 2023

Wednesday, December 21, 2022

Monday, December 19, 2022

In November, fellows from the Access to Law School Program’s inaugural year spoke to current participants about their experiences with the program and their first semester in law school

Tuesday, December 13, 2022

crowd in front of the Supreme Court for the Obergefell decision

A crowd gathers at the U.S. Supreme Court after its ruling legalizing same-sex marriage in all 50 states was delivered on June 26, 2015.

Monday, November 21, 2022

Fatima Goss Graves and Emily Bazelon at a table

Fatima Goss Graves ’01 and Lecturer in Law Emily Bazelon ’00 held a discussion about the impact of the Dobbs decision.

Monday, November 14, 2022

Professor Judith Resnik standing before a chalkboard

Arthur Liman Professor of Law Judith Resnik speaks at the conference honoring the 40th anniversary of her influential paper “Managerial Judges.”

Tuesday, November 29, 2022


Tuesday, November 29, 2022


Wednesday, November 9, 2022


Wednesday, November 9, 2022


Monday, November 7, 2022


Thursday, November 3, 2022


Thursday, November 3, 2022


Sunday, January 22, 2023

In The Press

The 50th Anniversary of Roe v. Wade

Constitutional Crisis Hotline

Clinical Lecturer in Law Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL and Nicholas deB. Katzenbach Professor of Law Reva Siegel discuss how Roe v. Wade should be commemorated after the Supreme Court overruled the landmark ruling in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health last year. Jed Shugerman ’02 and Julie Suk ’03 host the conversation.

Thursday, January 19, 2023

In The Press

Victimhood and Vengeance

The New York Review

Clinical Lecturer in Law and a Senior Research Scholar Linda Greenhouse ’78  MSL reviews three books on the contemporary rise of Christian nationalism.

Tuesday, January 17, 2023

In The Press

Debating the Validity of the Electoral College


Sterling Professor of Law Akhil Amar ’84 discusses the Electoral College.

Friday, January 6, 2023

In The Press

I Looked Behind the Curtain of American History, and This Is What I Found

The New York Times

Sterling Professor of Law Akhil Amar ’84 has contributed a chapter on the Constitution, cited in this column, in a book about myths of American history.

Thursday, January 5, 2023

In The Press

The Conservative Who Wants to Bring Down the Supreme Court

The New Yorker

Chancellor Kent Professor of Law and History Samuel Moyn discusses opposition of judicial supremacy by progressives and conservatives. 

Tuesday, January 3, 2023

In The Press

Criminal Prosecution Is the Wrong Idea. Use the 14th Amendment on Trump. — A Commentary by Bruce Ackerman ’67 and Gerard Magliocca ’98

The Washington Post

Bruce Ackerman ’67 is Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science at Yale. Gerard Magliocca ’98 is the Samuel R. Rosen Professor at the IU Robert H. McKinney School of Law at Indiana University.

Tuesday, December 20, 2022

In The Press

With This Supreme Court, the Way Liberals Dissent Matters — A Commentary by Ryan D. Doerfler and Samuel Moyn

The New York Times

Samuel Moyn is Chancellor Kent Professor of Law and History at Yale University.

Monday, December 12, 2022

In The Press

Glacier Gets Tort Law Wrong Too — A Commentary by John Fabian Witt ’99


John Fabian Witt ’99 is the Allen H. Duffy Class of 1960 Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Wednesday, December 7, 2022

In The Press

Q&A: Justice on the Brink

The American Prospect

Clinical Lecturer in Law and a Senior Research Scholar Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL answers questions about the state of the Supreme Court.

Tuesday, November 15, 2022

In The Press

Diversity on Trial: Affirmative Action’s Michigan Test

Bloomberg / UnCommon Law podcast

Leighton Homer Surbeck Professor of Law Cristina Rodríguez ’00 discusses issues around affirmative action at colleges and universities.