Yale Law School Today

Monday, April 13, 2020


In The Press

DACA health workers risk their lives to fight COVID-19 while they await SCOTUS ruling

PRI The World

Sol Goldman Clinical Professor of Law Muneer Ahmad is quoted, and the Worker and Immigrant Rights Advocacy Clinic is mentioned, in a Public Radio International story about legal efforts to have SCOTUS block the termination of DACA in light of COVID19.

Friday, March 27, 2020


In The Press

Civil Rights Groups Sue Bristol County Sheriff, ICE Over COVID-19 Risks

WGBH

WGBH (Boston) reported on a suit filed by the Worker and Immigrant Rights Advocacy Clinic on behalf of ICE detainees that claims that the detainees are being exposed to the coronavirus with no health protections.

Thursday, March 26, 2020


In The Press

In the fight against the coronavirus, be careful not to damage democracy — A Commentary by Duncan Hosie ’21

Hartford Courant

Duncan Hosie is a member of the Yale Law School class of 2021.

Friday, February 28, 2020


In The Press

Is the Pardon Power Unlimited? — A Commentary by Harold Hongju Koh et al.

Just Security

Harold Hongju Koh is Sterling Professor of International Law at Yale Law School. Rosa Hayes ’20, Dana Khabbaz ’21, Michael Loughlin ’21, Nicole Ng ’22, Ayoub Ouederni ’21, and Brandon Willmore ’21 are coauthors.

Wednesday, November 13, 2019


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Thursday, October 31, 2019


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Monday, September 16, 2019


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Friday, July 12, 2019


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Monday, July 8, 2019


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Friday, March 22, 2019


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Monday, September 17, 2018


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Thursday, July 19, 2018


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Wednesday, June 27, 2018


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Monday, November 27, 2017


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Thursday, June 4, 2020


In The Press

The Supreme Court, Too, Is on the Brink — A Commentary by Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL

NYTimes.com

Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL is the Joseph Goldstein Lecturer in Law and Knight Distinguished Journalist in Residence at Yale Law School.

Tuesday, June 2, 2020


In The Press

What Is the Insurrection Act of 1807, the Law Behind Trump’s Threat to States?

The New York Times

The New York Times quotes Florence Rogatz Visiting Lecturer in Law and Senior Research Scholar in Law Eugene R. Fidell about the Insurrection Act and President Trump’s threat to use the military for domestic law enforcement.

Wednesday, May 27, 2020


In The Press

Trump threatens Twitter over fact checks: What’s next?

Associated Press

Knight Professor of Constitutional Law and the First Amendment Jack Balkin is quoted in an Associated Press story about President Trump’s threat to regulate social media.

Thursday, May 21, 2020


In The Press

Storytelling at the Supreme Court — A Commentary by Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL

NYTimes.com

Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL is the Joseph Goldstein Lecturer in Law and Knight Distinguished Journalist in Residence at Yale Law School.

Wednesday, May 20, 2020


In The Press

If Trump and Pence both get very sick, it’s not clear who would be president

The Washington Post

Scholarship by Sterling Professor of Law Akhil Amar ’84 and Vikram Amar ’88 is cited in a Washington Post commentary about who would take power should the president and vice president fall ill with the coronavirus.

Tuesday, May 19, 2020


In The Press

The Legal Academy, Episode 1: Akhil Amar

The Volokh Conspiracy

Sterling Professor of Law Akhil Amar ’84 was the guest on The Legal Academy, a new podcast from The Volokh Conspiracy.

Thursday, May 14, 2020


In The Press

Checks and Balances and COVID

Politics: Meet Me in the Middle Podcast

Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science Bruce Ackerman ’67 was a guest on the Politics: Meet Me in the Middle podcast where he discussed the constitutional concept of checks and balances and how it may change during the coronavirus pandemic.

Thursday, May 14, 2020


In The Press

Emoluments Suit Against Trump Advanced by Full 4th Circuit

Courthouse News Service

Sterling Professor of International Law Harold Hongju Koh is quoted in a Courthouse News Service article about a court decision that greenlights emoluments cases against President Trump.

Thursday, May 14, 2020


In The Press

‘A momentous decision’: What the resolution of Detroit’s literacy case could mean for American schools

Chalkbeat

Professor of Law Justin Driver was interviewed by Chalkbeat regarding the recent federal court decision that found that students in the Detroit public school system have a constitutional right to basic education.

Monday, May 11, 2020


In The Press

What Taylor Swift and Beyoncé Teach us About Sex and Causes — A Commentary by Issa Kohler-Hausmann ’08 et al.

University of Pennsylvania Law Review

Issa Kohler-Hausmann ’08 is Professor of Law at Yale Law School and Associate Professor of Sociology at Yale. Elise Sugarman is a joint degree student at Yale Law School.