Law

Revulsion over Charlottesville march shows why we shouldn’t ban hate speech

August 16, 2017

Former Law School dean Robert Post discusses the complexities of First Amendment rights in such a "nightmare scenario."

Yale students' report for lawmakers targets skyrocketing drug prices

August 8, 2017

“Curbing Unfair Drug Prices: A Primer for States” offers state legislators strategies for reining in prescription drug prices.

Yale Law School students assist woman facing deportation

July 31, 2017

A Norwalk mother of four who sought sanctuary in a New Haven church to avoid deportation was granted an emergency stay this week thanks to Yale law students.

One campus arena where free speech is not up for debate — law schools

July 13, 2017

In this, the summer of our discontent, many college presidents are breathing a sigh of relief that they made it through a politically fraught spring without...

Yale Law School clinic launches new initiative on Executive Branch accountability

July 10, 2017

The Media Freedom and Information Access Clinic at Yale Law School has launched a Government Accountability Project that will develop strategies to shed...

Robert Post and Heather Gerken discuss the deanship of Yale Law School

July 1, 2017

Yale Law School dean Robert C. Post looks back on his deanship and offers advice to incoming dean Heather Gerken (who assumed the role on July 1).

The Supreme Court is the last leakproof institution

June 28, 2017

The Supreme Court doesn’t leak because it learned how to maintain the mystical walls separating its internal deliberations from the rest of the world.

Justice Ginsburg and the price of equality

June 22, 2017

The flood of news in recent days has all but swamped a fascinating Supreme Court decision that deserves more than a footnote to the term now coming to an end...

Yale Law School report examines challenges confronting the FDA under the Trump administration

June 21, 2017

Yale’s Collaboration for Research Integrity and Transparency released a new white paper focused on federal regulation of medical products by the U.S. Food...

Pillars of Justice

June 20, 2017

Owen Fiss, professor emeritus and professorial lecturer in law (Harvard University Press)