Yale Law School Today

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

As COVID-19 Spreads In Prisons, Lockdowns Spark Fear Of More Solitary Confinement

National Public Radio

Arthur Liman Professor of Law Judith Resnik is quoted in a National Public Radio report on how measures against COVID-19 within prisons are leading to an increase in solitary confinement.

Monday, June 15, 2020


In The Press

Punishment by Pandemic

The New Yorker

Arthur Liman Professor of Law Judith Resnik and clinical lecturer Laura Fernandez ’02, both members of the Arthur Liman Center for Public Interest Law, are quoted in a New Yorker article about prisoners’ rights.

Tuesday, June 02, 2020


In The Press

Defund Our Punishment Bureaucracy — A Commentary by Brian Highsmith ’17

The American Prospect

Brian Highsmith ’17 is Liman Senior Research Fellow in Residence at the Arthur Liman Center for Public Interest Law.

Friday, February 7, 2020


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Thursday, July 2, 2020


In The Press

COVID-19 No Excuse for Ignoring Rights of the Incarcerated: Paper

The Crime Report

The Crime Report discusses a paper authored by Athur Liman Professor of Law Judith Resnik about how judges have – and should continue – to impact prisoners’ rights.

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

As COVID-19 Spreads In Prisons, Lockdowns Spark Fear Of More Solitary Confinement

National Public Radio

Arthur Liman Professor of Law Judith Resnik is quoted in a National Public Radio report on how measures against COVID-19 within prisons are leading to an increase in solitary confinement.

Tuesday, June 16, 2020


In The Press

Why Gorsuch upheld civil rights for LGBTQ Americans

Christian Science Monitor

John A. Garver Professor of Jurisprudence William Eskridge ’78 is quoted in an article on the Supreme Court’s decision to uphold LGBTQ workplace rights. Professor Eskridge was also quoted in the New York Times and Law360. 

Monday, June 15, 2020


In The Press

Punishment by Pandemic

The New Yorker

Arthur Liman Professor of Law Judith Resnik and clinical lecturer Laura Fernandez ’02, both members of the Arthur Liman Center for Public Interest Law, are quoted in a New Yorker article about prisoners’ rights.

Tuesday, June 2, 2020


In The Press

Defund Our Punishment Bureaucracy — A Commentary by Brian Highsmith ’17

The American Prospect

Brian Highsmith ’17 is Liman Senior Research Fellow in Residence at the Arthur Liman Center for Public Interest Law.

Tuesday, May 19, 2020


In The Press

How the COVID-19 pandemic has created dire legal problems for the poor — A Commentary by Lincoln Caplan

The Los Angeles Times

Lincoln Caplan is the Truman Capote Visiting Lecturer in Law and a Senior Research Scholar in Law at Yale Law School.

Monday, May 11, 2020


In The Press

Report Claims Vietnam-Era Veterans Were Exposed to Agent Orange on Guam

Military.com

The Jerome N. Frank Legal Services Organization is mentioned in a Military.com article about a recently-released paper clinic members coauthored supporting claims by Vietnam-era veterans that they were exposed to Agent Orange on Guam.

Sunday, May 10, 2020


In The Press

Mothering in a Pandemic — A Commentary by Anne Alstott ’87

Boston Review

Anne Alstott ’87 is the Jacquin D. Bierman Professor at Yale Law School.

Wednesday, April 29, 2020


In The Press

Yale Law Clinic Students Help Small Businesses Navigate COVID-19 Pandemic

Connecticut Law Tribune

Nathan Baker Clinical Professor of Law Jay Pottenger ’75 and Clinical Associate Professor of Law Anika Singh Lemar are mentioned in a Connecticut Law Tribune article about students with the Jerome N. Frank Legal Services Organization who are helping New Haven businesses navigate the COVID-19 crisis. Hannah Abelow ’21, Natasha Kahn ’21, and Jeff Schroeder ’21 are quoted.