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Clinic students testify to protect access to reproductive health care

December 13, 2018

Their Nov. 28 testimony was regarding a proposal by Yale New Haven Hospital to shift primary care patients to a new center at Long Wharf.

A People’s Constitution: The Everyday Life of Law in the Indian Republic

December 13, 2018

Rohit De, assistant professor of history (Princeton University Press)

Law library books come home again

December 11, 2018

The Lillian Goldman Law Library has (re)acquired two historic 18th-century books, bringing them home to the Law School 145 years after they last left.

Media Freedom & Information Access clinic files lawsuit against CIA

December 7, 2018

The suit, filed on behalf of two journalists, alleges a CIA effort to mislead the American public about the effectiveness of torture.

How to fill a Supreme Court vacancy

December 6, 2018

George H.W. Bush was by turns conciliatory and confrontational. The combative approach put Clarence Thomas on the court.

The judge and the frog: Student takes expertise to Supreme Court

November 29, 2018

Dual-degree student Katie Bleau was in front of SCOTUS on one of the more important moments in its recent history — but not for the reason you think.

Yale law professor on ‘Lincoln’s Code’ and the laws of war

November 16, 2018

John Witt spoke as part of the university’s week-long series of events commemorating Veterans Day and the 100th anniversary of the World War I armistice.

Invisible

November 15, 2018

Stephen L. Carter, the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law (Henry Holt and Co.)

Yale Law School unveils Pauli Murray portrait

November 14, 2018

A new portrait of Murray, the first African American to receive a J.S.D. degree at Yale, was unveiled during a ceremony on Nov. 12.

‘RBG’ director Betsy West to discuss her work as Poynter Fellow

November 9, 2018

Betsy West will talk about the making of her documentary “RBG,” about about Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader-Ginsburg, on Tuesday, Nov. 13 as a Poynter Fellow.