Yale Law School Today

Tuesday, August 04, 2020


In The Press

How the President Became Deporter in Chief

Slate

Leighton Homer Surbeck Professor of Law Cristina Rodríguez ’00 was interviewed in Slate about “The President and Immigration Law,” her new book co-authored with Adam Cox, a law professor at NYU School of Law. 

Monday, August 03, 2020


In The Press

Changes to state parenting laws help fill gaps for same-sex couples

NBC News

Anne Urowsky Professor of Law Douglas NeJaime is quoted in an NBC News story about the ways in which states are addressing the legal rights of same sex parents. 

 

Monday, June 29, 2020


Friday, June 19, 2020


In The Press

Supreme Court LGBT Ruling Gives Hope to Those Challenging Military Transgender Ban

Reuters

John A. Garver Professor of Jurisprudence William Eskridge ’78 is quoted in a Reuters article about how the recent Supreme Court LGBTQ ruling will affect those challenging the military transgender ban.

Friday, June 19, 2020


In The Press

Supreme Court Rules For DREAMers, Against Trump

National Public Radio

Clinical Associate Professor Marisol Orihuela ’08, co-director of the Worker & Immigrant Rights Advocacy Clinic (WIRAC), was interviewed for a NPR story about the Supreme Court ruling in favor of Dreamers. The clinic was the first in the nation to file a lawsuit challenging the termination of DACA and yesterday’s decision was a major win for their clients.

Tuesday, June 16, 2020


In The Press

Supreme Court Delivers Major Victory To LGBTQ Employees

National Public Radio

John A. Garver Professor of Jurisprudence Bill Eskridge ’78 is quoted in a National Public Radio report on the Supreme Court ruling that LGBTQ employees are protected from discrimination based on sex.

Monday, June 15, 2020


In The Press

Five myths about federal courts

The Washington Post

The scholarship of Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science Akhil Amar ’84 is mentioned in a Washington Post article about the federal courts.

Monday, July 27, 2020


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Wednesday, July 22, 2020


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Wednesday, November 13, 2019


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Thursday, October 31, 2019


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Monday, September 16, 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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Saturday, August 8, 2020


In The Press

Reform the Court, but Don’t Pack It — A Commentary by Professor Samuel Moyn and Ryan Doerfler

The Atlantic

Samuel Moyn is Henry R. Luce Professor of Jurisprudence at Yale Law School and a Professor of History at Yale University. Ryan D. Doerfler is Professor of Law at the University of Chicago Law School.

Tuesday, August 4, 2020


In The Press

How the President Became Deporter in Chief

Slate

Leighton Homer Surbeck Professor of Law Cristina Rodríguez ’00 was interviewed in Slate about “The President and Immigration Law,” her new book co-authored with Adam Cox, a law professor at NYU School of Law.

 

Monday, August 3, 2020


In The Press

Changes to state parenting laws help fill gaps for same-sex couples

NBC News

Anne Urowsky Professor of Law Douglas NeJaime is quoted in an NBC News story about the ways in which states are addressing the legal rights of same sex parents. 

 

Friday, July 24, 2020


In The Press

Constitutional scholars are alarmed by Trump's planned 'surge' of federal agents to major US cities

Business insider

Leighton Homer Surbeck Professor of Law Cristina Rodriguez ’00 is quoted in a Business Insider article about the surge of federal law enforcement into cities around the country.

Wednesday, July 22, 2020


In The Press

Did the Supreme Court grant Trump new powers to reshape immigration and health care?

PolitiFact

Leighton Homer Surbeck Professor of Law Cristina Rodríguez ’00 is quoted in PolitiFact about whether the Supreme Court's DACA decision gave the President power over the ACA.

Tuesday, July 14, 2020


In The Press

The Roberts Court Is Nothing Like America — A Commentary by Akhil Reed Amar ’84

The New York Times

Akhil Reed Amar is Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science at Yale University.

Monday, July 13, 2020


In The Press

Brazil Needs a New Constitution — A Commentary by Bruce Ackerman ’67 [pdf in English]

Correio Braziliense

Bruce Ackerman is Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science at Yale Law School.

Saturday, July 11, 2020


In The Press

In Commuting Stone’s Sentence, Trump Goes Where Nixon Would Not

The New York Times

Sterling Professor of International Law Harold Hongju Koh is quoted in the New York Times about President Trump’s commutation of Roger Stone's prison sentence.

Friday, July 10, 2020


In The Press

In a Term Full of Major Cases, the Supreme Court Tacked to the Center

The New York Times

Professor of Law Justin Driver is quoted in The New York Times about the most recent Supreme Court decisions.

Thursday, July 9, 2020


In The Press

Supreme Court rules N.Y. prosecutor can obtain Trump’s tax returns, rejects similar bid from Congress

New York Daily News

Justus S. Hotchkiss Professor Emeritus of Law Michael Graetz is quoted in the New York Daily News about the Supreme Court decision that gives Manhattan District Attorney Cy Vance, Jr. the right to subpoena a variety of President Trump’s financial and banking records.