Yale Law School Today

Tuesday, September 11, 2018


In The Press

Public Thinker: Issa Kohler-Hausmann on Misdemeanors and Mass Incarceration

Public Books

Associate Professor of Law and Associate Professor of Sociology Issa Kohler-Hausmann ’08 is interviewed about her latest book Misdemeanorland: Criminal Courts and Social Control in an Age of Broken Windows Policing.

Thursday, August 30, 2018


In The Press

Government Gives Migrant Children Shipped to Connecticut Legal Immigration Status

NBC CT

Aseem Mehta ’20 is quoted in a story about two children represented by the Worker and Immigrant Rights Advocacy Clinic who have now been granted temporary legal immigration status. Senator Richard Blumenthal ’73 is mentioned.

Wednesday, August 29, 2018


In The Press

Bill would make veterans involved in 1966 nuclear cleanup eligible for benefits

The Day

A report on legislation introduced by Senator Richard Blumenthal ’73 that would make a group of Air Force veterans, who cleaned up one of the worst nuclear accidents in history, eligible for disability compensation from the Department of Veterans Affairs. The group was represented by the Veterans Legal Services Clinic.

Thursday, May 24, 2018


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Thursday, May 24, 2018


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Wednesday, February 28, 2018


59:53

Monday, February 26, 2018


4:08

Monday, January 8, 2018


4:39

Monday, December 18, 2017


3:55

Friday, November 17, 2017


2:54

Friday, April 21, 2017


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Wednesday, October 17, 2018


In The Press

Report re-energizes push to end solitary confinement in state

NJTV

Arthur Liman Professor of Law Judith Resnik was interviewed by NJTV about the recent survey by the Arthur Liman Center and the Association of State Correctional Administrators on solitary confinement.

Saturday, October 13, 2018


In The Press

Solitary confinement is an affront to human decency

The Washington Post

Findings contained in a recent survey by the Arthur Liman Center and the Association of State Correctional Administrators are cited in The Washington Post.

Wednesday, October 10, 2018


In The Press

More than 4,000 mentally ill inmates held in solitary in US — report

The Guardian

Arthur Liman Professor of Law Judith Resnik is quoted in a Guardian article about a new report by the Arthur Liman Center for Public Interest Law and the Association of State Correctional Administrators on the number of mentally ill prisoners being held in solitary confinement. Sonia Sotomayor ’79 is also quoted. A similar article appeared in Fortune.com.

Tuesday, September 18, 2018


In The Press

Academic highlight: Greenhouse and Siegel on the past, present and future of Roe v. Wade

ScotusBlog

A review on the chapter authored by Nicholas deB. Katzenbach Professor of Law Reva Siegel ’86 and Joseph Goldstein Lecturer in Law and Knight Distinguished Journalist in Residence Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL in the forthcoming book Reproductive Rights and Justice Stories.

Tuesday, September 11, 2018


In The Press

Public Thinker: Issa Kohler-Hausmann on Misdemeanors and Mass Incarceration

Public Books

Associate Professor of Law and Associate Professor of Sociology Issa Kohler-Hausmann ’08 is interviewed about her latest book Misdemeanorland: Criminal Courts and Social Control in an Age of Broken Windows Policing.

Thursday, August 30, 2018


In The Press

Government Gives Migrant Children Shipped to Connecticut Legal Immigration Status

NBC CT

Aseem Mehta ’20 is quoted in a story about two children represented by the Worker and Immigrant Rights Advocacy Clinic who have now been granted temporary legal immigration status. Senator Richard Blumenthal ’73 is mentioned.

Wednesday, August 29, 2018


In The Press

Bill would make veterans involved in 1966 nuclear cleanup eligible for benefits

The Day

A report on legislation introduced by Senator Richard Blumenthal ’73 that would make a group of Air Force veterans, who cleaned up one of the worst nuclear accidents in history, eligible for disability compensation from the Department of Veterans Affairs. The group was represented by the Veterans Legal Services Clinic.

Tuesday, July 17, 2018


In The Press

Immigrant Children, Parents Reunified In Connecticut, But What's Next?

The Hartford Courant

Clinical Professor of Law Muneer Ahmad and Clinical Associate Professor of Law Marisol Orihuela ’08 are quoted in a report on the reunification of two children and their parents who had been separated at the U.S.-Mexico border. The children were represented by the Worker and Immigrant Rights Advocacy Clinic and CT Legal Services. 

Monday, July 16, 2018


In The Press

Prosecutor: 2 immigrant children to be reunited with parents

CT Post

Hannah Schoen ’19 is quoted in a story about the release of two children being held in Connecticut and a reunion with their parents after being separated at the U.S. border. The children are being represented by the Connecticut Legal Services and the Worker and Immigrant Rights Advocacy Clinic at Yale Law School.

Friday, July 13, 2018


In The Press

UPDATED: Detention of Immigrant Children in Conn. Custody Ruled Unconstitutional

Law.com

A federal judge in Connecticut ruled that the separation of two children taken from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border is unconstitutional. The case was argued in court by Clinical Associate Professor of Law Marisol Orihuela ’08. Hannah Schoen ’19 and Carolyn O’Connor ’18, with the Worker and Immigrant Rights Advocacy Clinic, are quoted.