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The Public Option

August 8, 2019

Anne L. Alstott and Ganesh Sitaraman (Harvard University Press)

ACLU secures victory in education rights case with Yale Law School clinic

August 5, 2019

The California case will end a school practice in which routine misbehavior in school put children in a diversion program similar to criminal probation.

Report finds gender disparity in nominations for military service academies

July 29, 2019

Report finds gender disparity in nominations for military service academies

The invisible hand of Justice Stevens on abortion

July 23, 2019

Stevens was a leading if often unseen strategist who helped protect a woman’s right to choose.

Yale Law School clinic’s suit defending DACA heads to Supreme Court

July 10, 2019

YLS’s Worker and Immigrant Rights Advocacy Clinic is representing six New York DACA recipients and the advocacy organization Make the Road New York.

Guess how much cheaper your auto loan would be if dealers had to play fair

June 27, 2019

Capping interest markups and better harnessing market competition can protect consumers.

Yale law clinic reaches major settlement on behalf of asylum-seeking family

June 27, 2019

YLS’s Worker and Immigrant Rights Advocacy Clinic has announced the settlement of a precedent-setting case against DHS for the practice of family detention.

The Supreme Court is showing an instinct for self-preservation

June 20, 2019

The court has passed on contentious cases about abortion and the rights of same-sex couples. Will it now drop the census case?

Who cares about the Supreme Court’s ‘legitimacy’?

June 6, 2019

Conservatives seem to assume that only the chief justice is moved by fears that he and his colleagues will end up looking like politicians in robes.

YLS clinic secures deferred action for man who spent 19 months in sanctuary

June 4, 2019

Yale Law School Immigrant Rights Clinic client Sujitno Sajuti had been in sanctuary in the Unitarian Universalist Church in Meriden since Oct. 2017.