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Monday, January 09, 2017


In The Press

Gay Air Force Vet Honorably Discharged 68 Years Later

The Hartford Courant

Erin Baldwin ’17 is quoted in an article discussing the case of Hubert Spires, an Air Force veteran denied benefits after being discharged as “undesirable” in 1948 for being gay. Spires’ discharge status was upgraded to honorable last week after a successful legal challenge initiated by the Veterans Legal Services Clinic, which represented Spires.

Monday, January 16, 2017


Events

MLK Holiday. No classes will meet.

Monday, January 16, 2017
(All day)
YLS

Wednesday, January 18, 2017


Events

Book Talk: The Constitution Today- Timeless Lessons for the Issues of Our Era by Akhil Amar '84

Wednesday, January 18, 2017
6:10PM
SLB 128

Monday, January 23, 2017


Events

Jan Hessbruegge, "When May Police Shoot You? When May You Shoot the Police?"

Monday, January 23, 2017
6:10PM
Room TBD

Tuesday, January 24, 2017


Events

Book Talk: Confessions of a Born- Again Pagan by Anthony Kronman

Tuesday, January 24, 2017
6:10PM
Room 122

Thursday, January 26, 2017


Events

Human Rights Workshop: Opening Discussion: Lawyering in Extremis

Thursday, January 26, 2017
12:10PM
Faculty Lounge

Monday, January 30, 2017


Events

Jocelyn Getgen Kestenbaum, “Sexual and Gender-Based Violence Crimes Against Children”

Monday, January 30, 2017
12:10PM
Room TBD

Tuesday, November 1, 2016


1:05:25

Monday, October 31, 2016


1:12:55

Tuesday, October 25, 2016


58:30

Tuesday, October 25, 2016


1:02:04

Friday, January 13, 2017


In The Press

Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL on How the Trump Administration Could Shape the Courts

Yale Alumni Magazine

Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL is the Joseph Goldstein Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School.

Friday, January 13, 2017


In The Press

Daniel C. Esty '86 on How the Trump Administration Could Affect Environmental Law and Policy

Yale Alumni Magazine

Daniel C. Esty ’86 JD is the Hillhouse Professor of Environmental Law and Policy at Yale’s environment and law schools.

Friday, January 13, 2017


In The Press

Anne L. Alstott '87 on How the Trump Administration Could Affect Tax Policy

Yale Alumni Magazine

Anne L. Alstott ’87JD is the Jacquin D. Bierman Professor in Taxation at the Law School.

Thursday, January 12, 2017


In The Press

New Deal for NATO?—A Commentary by Bruce Ackerman ’67

Yale MacMillan Center

Bruce Ackerman ’67 is Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science at Yale Law School.

Thursday, January 12, 2017


In The Press

Children Sentenced to Life: A Struggle for the N.Y. Board of Parole—A Commentary by Issa Kohler-Hausmann ’08, Avery P. Gilbert, and Christopher Seeds

New York Law Journal

Issa Kohler-Hausmann ’08 is an Associate Professor of Law at Yale Law School; Avery P. Gilbert is an attorney and partner at Engage Strategies; and Christopher Seeds is an attorney in private practice.

Wednesday, January 11, 2017


In The Press

Emails show Wells Fargo kept sales probe to itself for at least 6 months

The Charlotte Observer

Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance, and Securities Law Jonathan Macey ’82 is quoted in an article about fallout from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s 2015 investigation of Wells Fargo.

We have to ask ourselves if we really believe we don’t have a person to waste, if we really think people who follow our laws — no matter how different they are from us — should have a place at the American table.”


President Bill Clinton

Class of 1973