Yale Law School Today

Friday, September 15, 2017


In The Press

The National Book Awards Longlist: Nonfiction

The New Yorker

Professor of Law James Forman, Jr. ’92 has been named a finalist for a National Book Award for “Locking Up Our Own: Crime and Punishment in Black America.”

Friday, September 15, 2017


In The Press

A Prison Sentence Ends. But the Stigma Doesn’t.—A Commentary by James Forman Jr. ’92

The New York Times

James Forman Jr. ’92 is a Professor of Law at Yale Law School. 

Wednesday, August 02, 2017


In The Press

Policing: A Public Good Gone Bad—A Commentary by Tracey L. Meares

Boston Review

Tracey L. Meares is the Walton Hale Hamilton Professor of Law and Founding Director of The Justice Collaboratory at Yale Law School.

Monday, July 31, 2017


In The Press

The ‘Criminal Justice Tax’ on America’s Troubled Neighborhoods

The Crime Report

Associate Professor of Law Monica Bell ’09 is quoted in an article about the effect of aggressive policing on minority neighborhoods.

Wednesday, July 26, 2017


In The Press

Three New Books Discuss How to Confront and Reform Racist Policing

The New York Times

Walton Hale Hamilton Professor of Law Tracey Meares and Macklin Fleming Professor of Law and Professor of Psychology Tom Tyler are mentioned in a book review of “Policing the Black Man: Arrest, Prosecution, and Imprisonment” in which they have an essay.

Monday, July 17, 2017


In The Press

How Black Leaders Unwittingly Contributed to The Era Of Mass Incarceration

National Public Radio/ Fresh Air

Professor of Law James Forman, Jr. ’92 was interviewed about his book, “Locking Up Our Own: Crime And Punishment In Black America.”

Tuesday, June 20, 2017


In The Press

Study finds racial bias is endemic in military justice system

Seattle Medium

William O. Douglas Clinical Professor of Law Michael Wishnie ’93 is quoted in an article about a study showing racial bias in the military justice system.

Monday, May 08, 2017


In The Press

The 'Portals' Encouraging Real Conversations About Policing and Race

Citylab

Walton Hale Hamilton Professor of Law Tracey L. Meares and Justice Collaboratory member Professor Vesla Weaver are interviewed in an article about a project facilitating discussions about policing and incarceration among low-income black and Latino communities in U.S. cities.

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Friday, September 15, 2017


In The Press

The National Book Awards Longlist: Nonfiction

The New Yorker

Professor of Law James Forman, Jr. ’92 has been named a finalist for a National Book Award for “Locking Up Our Own: Crime and Punishment in Black America.”

Friday, September 15, 2017


In The Press

A Prison Sentence Ends. But the Stigma Doesn’t.—A Commentary by James Forman Jr. ’92

The New York Times

James Forman Jr. ’92 is a Professor of Law at Yale Law School. 

Monday, September 4, 2017


In The Press

How the American Jim Crow System Inspired Hate and the Alt-Right

Atlanta Black Star

Hitler’s American Model, the latest book by Ford Foundation Professor of Comparative and Foreign Law James Whitman ’88, is cited at length in a feature.

Monday, August 14, 2017


In The Press

'Tough-On-Crime' Policies Came From Conservative Demagogues, Also Black Leaders, Says Expert

International Business Times

Professor of Law James Forman, Jr. ’92 was interviewed about his book, Locking Up Our Own: Crime and Punishment in Black America.

Thursday, August 3, 2017


In The Press

Top Navy lawyer accused of interfering in 2 cases

The San Diego Union Tribune

Florence Rogatz Visiting Lecturer in Law Eugene Fidell is quoted in an article about a top Navy lawyer accused of unlawfully meddling in criminal cases targeting America’s elite commandos.

Wednesday, August 2, 2017


In The Press

Policing: A Public Good Gone Bad—A Commentary by Tracey L. Meares

Boston Review

Tracey L. Meares is the Walton Hale Hamilton Professor of Law and Founding Director of The Justice Collaboratory at Yale Law School.

Wednesday, August 2, 2017


In The Press

Mr. President, roughing up suspects is never OK

USA Today

Macklin Fleming Professor of Law and Professor of Psychology Tom Tyler is quoted in an article about President Trump’s remarks to police on Long Island.

Monday, July 31, 2017


In The Press

The ‘Criminal Justice Tax’ on America’s Troubled Neighborhoods

The Crime Report

Associate Professor of Law Monica Bell ’09 is quoted in an article about the effect of aggressive policing on minority neighborhoods.

Wednesday, July 26, 2017


In The Press

Three New Books Discuss How to Confront and Reform Racist Policing

The New York Times

Walton Hale Hamilton Professor of Law Tracey Meares and Macklin Fleming Professor of Law and Professor of Psychology Tom Tyler are mentioned in a book review of “Policing the Black Man: Arrest, Prosecution, and Imprisonment” in which they have an essay.

Thursday, July 20, 2017


In The Press

Condemned to Death — And Solitary Confinement

The Marshall Project

“Rethinking Death Row,” a study by the Arthur Liman Center for Public Interest Law, is cited in an article on the use of solitary confinement on death row.