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Thursday, April 28, 2016


In The Press

When Smart Supreme Court Justices Play Dumb—A Commentary by Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL

The New York Times

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

Thursday, September 8, 2016


Events

Book Talk: The Future of Law and Economics

Thursday, September 8, 2016
6:10PM
Room 121

Monday, September 12, 2016


Events

Gruber Distinguished Lecture in Women's Rights given by Asma Jahangir

Monday, September 12, 2016
4:30PM
Room 127

Monday, September 12, 2016


Events

Book Talk: The Burger Court and the Rise of the Judicial Right By Michael J. Graetz and Linda Greenhouse

Monday, September 12, 2016
6:10PM
Room 120

Friday, September 23, 2016


Events

Real Women Real Voices

Friday, September 23, 2016
5:00PM
Auditorium

Friday, October 14, 2016


Events

Symposium on the Work of Wesley Newcomb Hohfeld

Friday, October 14, 2016
(All day)
SLB, room TBD

Wednesday, April 6, 2016


1:24:16

Wednesday, March 30, 2016


1:02:17

Thursday, March 24, 2016


1:15

Wednesday, March 23, 2016


1:03:18

Wednesday, February 17, 2016


2:23

Monday, May 2, 2016


In The Press

Faulty Attack, Faulty Investigation—A Commentary by Eugene R. Fidell

The New York Times

Eugene R. Fidell is a Senior Research Scholar in Law and the Florence Rogatz Visiting Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School.

Thursday, April 28, 2016


In The Press

When Smart Supreme Court Justices Play Dumb—A Commentary by Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL

The New York Times

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

Wednesday, April 27, 2016


In The Press

What is solitary confinement?; From what it is to how much it costs, we answer key questions about the solitary confinement of prisoners

The Guardian

A report co-authored by the Arthur Liman Public Interest Program is cited in an article about solitary confinement.

Wednesday, April 27, 2016


In The Press

Target Steps Out in Front of Bathroom Choice Debate

The New York Times

John A. Garver Professor of Jurisprudence Bill Eskridge ’78 is quoted in an article about Target’s policy that allows people to use the restroom that corresponds to their gender identities.

Wednesday, April 27, 2016


In The Press

Lawsuit filed against VA for those affected by toxic water at Camp Lejeune

WNCT

Helen White ’18 and Rory Minnis ’17 are quoted in a story about a lawsuit filed by the Veterans Legal Services Clinic against the Veterans Administration on behalf of veterans seeking information on decisions made around medical claims relating to toxic water at Camp Lejeune, N.C.

Wednesday, April 27, 2016


In The Press

Nonlawyer Firm Ownership Lacks Traction Despite New Look

Law360

George W. and Sadella D. Crawford Visiting Lecturer in Law Lawrence Fox and Visiting Lecturer in Law Nick Robinson ’06 are quoted in an article about law firm ownership rules.

The Yale Law School you are entering has never been a law school that simply defends what is. Your law school —Yale Law School—has always been a law school that fights for what ought to be.”


Harold Hongju Koh

Sterling Professor of International Law and Former Dean