Yale Law School Today

Tuesday, December 12, 2017


In The Press

Veteran Sickened By Plutonium After H-Bomb Accident Brings Class Action Suit

WSHU

Meghan Brooks ’19 is quoted, and the Veterans Legal Services Clinic mentioned, in a story about a class actions suit challenging the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs’ refusal to provide disability compensation to veterans exposed to ionizing radiation. 

Tuesday, October 31, 2017


Tuesday, October 24, 2017


In The Press

‘We call it the Muslim Ban 3.0’: The young Yale lawyers fighting Trump's order

The Guardian

William O. Douglas Clinical Professor of Law Michael Wishnie ’93 is quoted in an article that profiles former students with the Worker and Immigrant Rights clinic: Rebecca Heller ’10, Justin Cox ’08, Simon Sandoval-Moshenberg ’08, Sirine Shebaya ’12, and Swapna Reddy ’16.

Tuesday, October 24, 2017


In The Press

'Stark' Yale Law Study Findings Help Drive Parole Reform

Connecticut Law Tribune

Clinical Associate Professor of Law and director of the Criminal Justice Clinic Fiona Doherty ’99 and Theo Torres ’18 are quoted in an article about a report by the clinic on the parole revocation process in Connecticut.

Friday, November 17, 2017


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Friday, April 21, 2017


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Friday, March 3, 2017


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Friday, March 3, 2017


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Thursday, March 2, 2017


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Tuesday, October 25, 2016


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Thursday, December 14, 2017


In The Press

Veterans' Groups Suing Military for Access to Sex-Assault Records

Law.com

Protect Our Defenders and the Connecticut Veterans Legal Center filed suit to gain access to records related to gender disparities within the military. The groups are represented by the Veterans Legal Services Clinic.

Tuesday, December 12, 2017


In The Press

Veteran Sickened By Plutonium After H-Bomb Accident Brings Class Action Suit

WSHU

Meghan Brooks ’19 is quoted, and the Veterans Legal Services Clinic mentioned, in a story about a class actions suit challenging the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs’ refusal to provide disability compensation to veterans exposed to ionizing radiation. 

Monday, December 11, 2017


In The Press

New initiative seeks employments for vets with 'bad paper'

The Day

Alyssa Peterson’19 and the Veterans Legal Services Clinic are mentioned in an article about efforts to assist veteran job seekers who've received an other-than-honorable discharge from the military.

Friday, November 17, 2017


In The Press

In Reversal, Immigration Agency Will Consider Delayed DACA Requests

The New York Times

Emily Villano ’19 is quoted in an article about developments in the legal challenge to the Trump administration’s termination of the DACA program. The Worker and Immigrant Right Clinic at YLS is representing plaintiffs in the case.

Wednesday, October 25, 2017


In The Press

Appeals courts block access to DACA cancellation files

Politico.com

William O. Douglas Clinical Professor of Law Michael Wishnie ’93 is quoted in an article that reports on updates to the legal challenges to President Trump’s plans to end the DACA program.

Tuesday, October 24, 2017


In The Press

‘We call it the Muslim Ban 3.0’: The young Yale lawyers fighting Trump's order

The Guardian

William O. Douglas Clinical Professor of Law Michael Wishnie ’93 is quoted in an article that profiles former students with the Worker and Immigrant Rights clinic: Rebecca Heller ’10, Justin Cox ’08, Simon Sandoval-Moshenberg ’08, Sirine Shebaya ’12, and Swapna Reddy ’16.

Tuesday, October 24, 2017


In The Press

'Stark' Yale Law Study Findings Help Drive Parole Reform

Connecticut Law Tribune

Clinical Associate Professor of Law and director of the Criminal Justice Clinic Fiona Doherty ’99 and Theo Torres ’18 are quoted in an article about a report by the clinic on the parole revocation process in Connecticut.

Friday, October 20, 2017


In The Press

Second Circuit Grants Trump's Stay in Pair of DACA Suits

New York Law Journal

Deputy Dean for Experiential Education, a Clinical Professor of Law, and the Director of the Jerome N. Frank Legal Services Organization Muneer Ahmad is mentioned in a report on Batalla Vidal v Baran, that challenges the Trump administration’s termination of the DACA program. The plaintiff is represented by Ahmad and students with the Worker and Immigrant Rights Advocacy Clinic.

Wednesday, October 18, 2017


In The Press

Yale Team's Bias Argument Boosts Inmate's New Trial Hopes

Law360

George W. and Sadella D. Crawford Visiting Lecturer in Law Lawrence Fox and Heather Richard ’18, Erin Biel ’18 and Jamie Durling’18 are mentioned in an article about an amicus brief filed by the Ethics Bureau at YLS in support of a Louisiana death-row inmate.

Wednesday, October 4, 2017


In The Press

What America Taught the Nazis

The Atlantic

Hitler’s American Model, a book by Ford Foundation Professor of Comparative and Foreign Law James Whitman ’88, is discussed in an article.