Yale Law School Today

Wednesday, February 12, 2020


In The Press

For Many Who Cleaned Up a Nuclear Mess, a Key Ruling Comes Too Late

The New York Times

The work of the Veterans Legal Services Clinic is mentioned in a New York Times article about the Clinic’s success on behalf of elderly veterans denied disability benefits for illnesses they suffered as a result of their work cleaning up a 1966 nuclear bomb disaster in Spain.

Tuesday, December 31, 2019


In The Press

Protect Veterans From Fraud

The New York Times

A report by the Veterans Legal Services Clinic is mentioned in a New York Times editorial.

Thursday, December 19, 2019


In The Press

Yale Law Students Help Nearly 1,600 Veterans Win Class Certification for Radiation Exposure

Connecticut Law Tribune

Meghan Brooks ’19, Lily Halperin ’21, and John Super ’20 are quoted in the Connecticut Law Tribune on the victory in a class action suit challenging the Veterans Affairs’ refusal to provide disability compensation to veterans exposed to ionizing radiation.

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Thursday, March 19, 2020


In The Press

U.S. Judge Dismisses Lawsuit Seeking to Avert 2020 Census Undercount

Reuters

Nikita Lalwani ’20 is quoted in by Reuters on the dismissal of a lawsuit filed by the Peter Gruber Rule of Law Clinic on behalf of a nonprofit group alleging that federal cost-cutting threatened undercounts of blacks, Hispanics, immigrants and the homeless in the 2020 Census.

Wednesday, February 12, 2020


In The Press

For Many Who Cleaned Up a Nuclear Mess, a Key Ruling Comes Too Late

The New York Times

The work of the Veterans Legal Services Clinic is mentioned in a New York Times article about the Clinic’s success on behalf of elderly veterans denied disability benefits for illnesses they suffered as a result of their work cleaning up a 1966 nuclear bomb disaster in Spain.

Tuesday, February 4, 2020


In The Press

Lamont to propose millions for affordable housing construction

Walter E. Meyer Professor Emeritus of Property and Urban Law Robert Ellickson ’66 is quoted in the CT Mirror about efforts to provide affordable housing in Connecticut.

Tuesday, December 31, 2019


In The Press

Protect Veterans From Fraud

The New York Times

A report by the Veterans Legal Services Clinic is mentioned in a New York Times editorial.

Thursday, December 19, 2019


In The Press

Yale Law Students Help Nearly 1,600 Veterans Win Class Certification for Radiation Exposure

Connecticut Law Tribune

Meghan Brooks ’19, Lily Halperin ’21, and John Super ’20 are quoted in the Connecticut Law Tribune on the victory in a class action suit challenging the Veterans Affairs’ refusal to provide disability compensation to veterans exposed to ionizing radiation.

Tuesday, December 17, 2019


In The Press

Dwight Group To Rehab Historic Building, Add Child Care

New Haven Independent

Clinical Lecturer in Law Emilee Gaebler and the Community and Economic Development Clinic are mentioned in a New Haven Independent article about plans for a long-empty building purchased by a neighborhood group.

Monday, December 9, 2019


In The Press

Court rules vets exposed to radiation from 1966 nuke disaster can sue for benefits

Air Force Times

The Veterans Legal Services Clinic is mentioned in an Air Force Times article about its recent success on behalf of elderly veterans denied disability benefits for illnesses they suffered as a result of their work cleaning up a 1966 nuclear bomb disaster in Spain.

Wednesday, December 4, 2019


In The Press

He’s a Serial Con Artist. His Word Might Soon Send a Man to His Death

New York Times Magazine

Liman Senior Fellow in Residence Laura Fernandez ’02 and former Liman Fellow Cyd Oppenheimer ’04 represent a man facing execution in Florida despite evidence of innocence. The article explores the troubling history of the con artist whose testimony led to the conviction and death sentence and the weakness of the state’s case against Fernandez’s and Oppenheimer’s client.

Friday, November 22, 2019


In The Press

How 2 Student Litigators Defeated a Veteran Attorney in Court

Connecticut Law Tribune

Nathan Baker Clinical Professor of Law Jay Pottenger, Jr. ’75 and Shannon Price ’20 are quoted, and Nathan Leys ’20 mentioned, in a Connecticut Law Tribune article about a recent victory involving a New Haven tenant who was living with an infestation of pests. The tenant is represented by students with the Housing Court Clinic.

Thursday, November 21, 2019


In The Press

Westport event explores link between housing, segregation

Westport News

Clinical Associate Professor of Law Anika Singh Lemar is quoted about a recent event where speakers discussed the historical connection between segregation and affordable housing in Fairfield County.