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Wednesday, April 27, 2022


In The Press

It Is Time to Repeal Connecticut’s Incarceration Lien — A Commentary by Jenny Carroll, Mila Reed Guevara ’23, and Ryanne Bamieh ’23

The Connecticut Mirror

Jenny Carroll is the Director of the Arthur Liman Center for Public Interest Law and a Visiting Professor of Law at Yale Law School. Mila Reed Guevara and Ryanne Bamieh are members of the class of 2023 at Yale Law School.

Thursday, December 15, 2022


A book cover with the words "Connecticut Prisoners' Rights"

The original Connecticut Prisoners’ Rights manual from 1997.

Tuesday, November 1, 2022


Thursday, October 27, 2022


A group of panelists seated at a table before a blank screen, rows of audience members in theater seating

The symposium Incarceration and Imagination explored writing inside and outside of prison walls.

Thursday, November 3, 2022


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Friday, October 14, 2022


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Thursday, September 15, 2022


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Tuesday, January 31, 2023


In The Press

Tyre Nichols Case: Does Diversity in Policing Address Police Brutality?

ABC News

J. Skelly Wright Professor of Law James Forman Jr. comments on the pattern of violent behavior seen in specialized police units.

Monday, January 30, 2023


In The Press

Tyre Nichols Beating Opens a Complex Conversation on Race and Policing

The New York Times

J. Skelly Wright Professor of Law James Forman Jr. comments on the role that police officers’ race plays when acts of violence are committed by police.

Monday, January 30, 2023


In The Press

Ben Crump Applauded ‘Swift Justice’ in Tyre Nichols Killing. Experts Say the Speed Was ‘Unusual.’

USA Today

Clinical Lecturer in Law and the Policing, Law, and Policy Director of the Justice Collaboratory Jorge X. Camacho ’10 comments on how quickly charges were filed in the death of Tyre Nichols compared to similar cases.

Sunday, January 29, 2023


In The Press

Body Camera Footage Couldn’t Save Tyre Nichols

The Washington Post

Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Thursday, January 26, 2023


In The Press

Data From Big Cities Suggests Most Violent Crime Fell Last Year. It’s Not the Full Picture, Experts Say.

USA Today

Clinical Lecturer in Law and the Policing, Law, and Policy Director of the Justice Collaboratory Jorge X. Camacho ’10 explains why a new report on crime rates in dozens of the nation's largest cities last year doesn’t tell the whole story about national trends in crime.
 

Saturday, January 14, 2023


In The Press

The System Has Never Had an Answer for Violent Kids — A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

The Washington Post

Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Friday, November 18, 2022


In The Press

Why Slavery as a Punishment for Crime Was Just on the Ballot in Some States

PBS News Hour

Clinical Professor of Law Claudia Flores comments on the use of prison labor in the U.S. in light of state ballot measures that would outlaw slavery as a legal punishment for crime.

Sunday, November 6, 2022


In The Press

What Critics of Progressive Prosecution Get Wrong About Crime Spikes and the Reform Movement

CNN

J. Skelly Wright Professor of Law James Forman Jr. ’92 comments in an analysis of the progressive prosecutor movement.

Thursday, October 27, 2022


In The Press

This Domestic Violence Awareness Month, Let's Give Connecticut Survivors A Chance At Fair Sentences — A Commentary By Elizabeth Clarke ’23 and Ali Fraerman ’23

Elizabeth Clarke and Ali Fraerman are members of the Yale Law School class of 2023.

Tuesday, October 25, 2022


In The Press

The Strange History and Impact of Broken Windows — A Commentary by Tracey L. Meares

Vital City

Tracey L. Meares is the Walton Hale Hamilton Professor of Law and a Founding Director of the Justice Collaboratory at Yale Law School.