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students in a conference room at Baker Hall

Student reading groups can provide an intimate setting for challenging conversations.

Wednesday, July 5, 2023

Issa Kohler-Hausmann and Avery Gilbert in the classroom

Professor Issa Kohler-Hausmann ’08 and Avery Gilbert lead a Strategic Advocacy Clinic class.

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ACS Scholarship Workshop: Professor Robert Post

5:10PM to 6:25PM
Baker Room 116

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Wednesday, September 20, 2023

In The Press

Does the Constitution Prevent Trump from Running for President in 2024?

CT Public / The Wheelhouse

Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science Bruce Ackerman ’67 discussed legal theories regarding a provision in the 14th Amendment.

Wednesday, August 23, 2023

In The Press

William Eskridge on 303 Creative v. Elenis Decision and Impact

C-SPAN/Washington Journal

Alexander M. Bickel Professor of Public Law William Eskridge ’78 discussed the Supreme Court’s 303 Creative v. Elenis decision.

Thursday, August 17, 2023

In The Press

‘This Is an Existential Threat’: Will AI Really Eliminate Actors and Ruin Hollywood? Insiders Sound Off


Sterling Professor of Law Robert Post ’77 discusses filmmaking and artificial intelligence.

Thursday, August 17, 2023

In The Press

Pittsburgh Journalist Sues Allegheny County Over Jail 'Gag Order' Policies

Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

The Media Freedom and Information Access Clinic has helped bring a lawsuit against Allegheny County by a journalist that claims a county jail “gag order” violates jail staff’s First Amendment right.

Thursday, July 6, 2023

In The Press

For Ketanji Brown Jackson, the Law Is in the Details — A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

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

Wednesday, July 5, 2023

In The Press

Aim Lower — A Commentary by Lara Bazelon and James Forman Jr. ’92

New York Magazine — Intelligencer

Lara Bazelon is a professor of law and the director of the Criminal Juvenile Justice and Racial Justice Clinical Programs at the University of San Francisco School of Law. James Forman Jr. ’92 is J. Skelly Wright Professor of Law at Yale Law School. 

Thursday, June 29, 2023

In The Press

Supreme Court’s Affirmative Action Ruling Follows Half-Baked Logic — 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.

Wednesday, June 28, 2023

In The Press

Everything You Know About Sodomy Laws Is Probably Wrong


John A. Garver Professor of Jurisprudence William Eskridge ’78 discusses the landmark decision in Lawrence v. Texas 20 years after the ruling made sodomy laws unconstitutional, dispels some misconceptions about these Puritan-age laws, and explains how Lawrence led to the legalization of same-sex marriage.

Tuesday, June 27, 2023

In The Press

A New Trump Tape Only Strengthens the Case Against Him


Professor Oona Hathaway ’97 discusses the recently released recording of former President Donald Trump allegedly discussing and sharing a classified document.

Friday, June 23, 2023

In The Press

How the End of Roe Turned Into a Threat to American Democracy — A Commentary By Reva Siegel and Mary Ziegler

The Los Angeles Times

Reva Siegel is the Nicholas deB. Katzenbach Professor of Law at Yale Law School.