Yale Law School Today

Tuesday, October 5, 2021

policing clinic in session

The Policing, Law, and Policy Clinic seeks to translate leading theory and empirical evidence on policing reform into actionable policies aimed at transforming policing and public safety.

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Thursday, October 14, 2021

In The Press

Congress Itself Should Prosecute Those It Charges With Contempt — A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79


Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Thursday, October 14, 2021

In The Press

Stephen Breyer’s Supreme Delusions

The New Republic

Henry R. Luce Professor of Jurisprudence Samuel Moyn and coauthor Ryan D. Doerfler of the University of Chicago Law School review the new book by Justice Stephen Breyer, The Authority of the Court and the Peril of Politics.

Saturday, October 9, 2021

In The Press

Beside Classrooms, Americans Have Learned About Democracy at the Movies


William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law Stephen L. Carter ’79 discusses the movies that have shaped his view of American democracy.

Thursday, October 7, 2021

In The Press

U.S. Rights Groups Petition for a Stop to Asylum Seeker Expulsions

Al Jazeera

A news report describes how the Lowenstein Human Rights Project and others submitted an emergency request to demand the U.S. stop using a public health directive to expel migrants.

Thursday, October 7, 2021

In The Press

In Yale Forum, Whistleblower Warns of How Facebook Promotes Violence

New Haven Register

A news report describes an Information Society Project panel discussion featuring a former Facebook employee who is now speaking out against the company.

Thursday, September 30, 2021

In The Press

An Early History of Rulemaking Power

The Regulatory Review

A paper by William K. Townsend Professor of Law Professor of Law Nicholas R. Parrillo on an early exercise of federal administrative power is summarized.

Explore Areas of Interest

Examining how law and policy affect individual and public health, the health care industry, and health governance.

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Information Society Project (ISP) is an intellectual center addressing the implications of the Internet and new technologies.

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The Law School’s longstanding international tradition occupies a central place in its intellectual life.

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Being involved with the law school clinics is a unique opportunity to put in class training to use. It’s an amazing way to learn how to be a lawyer, not just to learn the law.”

Aisha Saad

Class of 2018