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Lani Guinier and Sherrie L. Russell-Brown

Lani Guinier ’74 (right) and Senior Research Scholar in Law Sherrie L. Russell-Brown, who co-organized a symposium on Guinier’s life and legacy, in 2019.

Wednesday, October 27, 2021

flyer in doorway

As part of their outreach to the New Haven community, students in the Community and Economic Development Clinic distributed flyers throughout the city and staffed a hotline to answer questions from business owners.

Wednesday, September 29, 2021

Attica exhibition poster

A new exhibit at the Lillian Goldman Law Library chronicles some of the responses to the Attica prison uprising of 1971, prompted by its 50th anniversary.

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Wednesday, December 1, 2021

In The Press

Three Cheers for the Parentage Act

Connecticut Law Tribune

Anne Urowsky Professor of Law Doug NeJaime is mentioned in a commentary about the state’s Parentage Act, which provides streamlined pathways to establishing legal recognition of parents for all children.

Tuesday, November 16, 2021

In The Press

Should National Guard Troops be Permitted to Form Unions? A New Lawsuit Asks a Judge to Say Yes

Stars and Stripes

Josh Britt ’22 comments on a suit filed by Connecticut labor unions, represented by the Veterans Legal Services Clinic, asking a judge to rule that a law barring federal military troops from forming unions does not apply to National Guard members on state active duty.

Thursday, November 11, 2021

In The Press

‘A New Generation of Changemakers’: New Yale Law Program Aims to Give Grads a Broader Professional Skill Set


Dean and Sol & Lillian Goldman Professor of Law Heather K. Gerken is quoted in a Law.com story announcing the launch of The Tsai Leadership Program at Yale Law School.

Wednesday, November 10, 2021

In The Press

Yale Law School Modernizes Legal Curriculum with New Tsai Leadership Program

Yale Daily News

Dean and Sol & Lillian Goldman Professor of Law Heather Gerken and Professor of Law John Morley ’06 comment on the launch of The Tsai Leadership Program.

Saturday, October 30, 2021

In The Press

As Halls Road Zoning Advocates Emphasize Flexibility, Legal Experts Say Otherwise

CT Examiner

Clinical Professor of Law Anika Singh Lemar addresses efforts to change zoning rules in Old Lyme.

Wednesday, September 8, 2021

In The Press

YLS Liman Center Members Testify on Solitary Confinement in Pennsylvania

Yale Daily News

The Yale Daily News reported on testimony given by Arthur Liman Professor of Law Judith Resnik before the Pennsylvania Senate Democratic Policy Committee on the use of solitary confinement. Liman Center Director Jenny Carroll is quoted, and Liman Center clinical fellow Skylar Albertson ’18, Sarita Benesch ’23, and Wynne Graham ’22 are mentioned.

Wednesday, July 7, 2021

In The Press

‘My Concern Is Precedent’: Mixed Responses to DOC Promise to End Solitary Confinement

Boston Globe

Arthur Liman Professor of Law Judith Resnik comments in a news report on a move by Massachusetts to end the use of solitary confinement. The report cites research by the Arthur Liman Center for Public Interest Law.

Wednesday, June 23, 2021

In The Press

We Are Family: Connecticut Passes New Parentage Law to Embrace Modern Families


An analysis of Connecticut's new parentage law notes the role of Anne Urowsky Professor of Law Douglas NeJaime in the shaping of the law.

Friday, May 28, 2021

In The Press

The Most Powerful Court in the U.S. Is About to Decide the Fate of the Most Vulnerable Children


Anne Urowsky Professor of Law Douglas NeJaime is quoted about a lawsuit before the Supreme Court against the city of Philadelphia, which is being sued after ending a contract with a faith-based agency that will not certify same-sex couples as foster parents.

Wednesday, May 12, 2021

In The Press

Eligible Voters in CT Jails Need Access to Their Ballots — A Commentary by Anna VanCleave et al.

New Haven Register

Anna VanCleave is Director of The Arthur Liman Center for Public Interest Law at Yale Law School. Zal Shroff is a Clinical Lecturer in Law and Senior Liman Fellow in Residence at Yale Law School. Natalie Kirchhoff is a member of the class of 2023 at Yale Law School.