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Monday, September 14, 2020


In The Press

War Crimes Risk Grows for U.S. Over Saudi Strikes in Yemen

The New York Times

Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law Oona Hathaway ’97 is quoted in the New York Times about whether President Trump’s arms-sale policies could lead to charges of war crimes against American officials.

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Wednesday, September 16, 2020


In The Press

The Breonna Taylor Settlement Is Part of the Solution — A Commentary by Stephen Carter ’79

Bloomberg.com

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

Tuesday, September 15, 2020


In The Press

Joining COVAX Could Save American Lives — A Commentary by Harold Hongju Koh et al.

Foreign Policy

Harold Hongju Koh is Sterling Professor of International Law at Yale Law School. Eric A. Friedman is the O'Neill Institute’s Global Health Justice Scholar and the Project Leader for the Platform for a Framework Convention on Global Health (FCGH). Lawrence O. Gostin is University Professor at Georgetown University and director of the O'Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law and is the Founding O'Neill Chair in Global Health Law. Matthew M. Kavanagh, PhD is assistant professor of global health at Georgetown University and director of the Global Health Policy and Politics Initiative at the O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law. John T. Monahan is a senior fellow at the McCourt School of Public Policy and a senior scholar at the O'Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law.

Tuesday, September 15, 2020


In The Press

Bill Barr, Unbound

Washington Post

Sterling Professor of International Law Harold Hongju Koh is quoted in the Washington Post about Attorney General Bill Barr. 

Tuesday, September 15, 2020


In The Press

US Push For Iran Sanctions Heightens Trade Uncertainty

Law360

Sterling Professor of International Law Harold Hongju Koh is cited in a Law360 article about the effect of sanctions against Iran on trade agreements.

Monday, September 14, 2020


In The Press

War Crimes Risk Grows for U.S. Over Saudi Strikes in Yemen

The New York Times

Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law Oona Hathaway ’97 is quoted in the New York Times about whether President Trump’s arms-sale policies could lead to charges of war crimes against American officials.

Sunday, September 13, 2020


In The Press

Here’s how Congress could save our democracy from vote-count chaos. — A Commentary by Bruce Ackerman ’67 and Ro Khanna ’01

Bruce Ackerman is Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science at Yale Law School. Rep. Ro Khanna (D-Fremont) is the first vice chair of the Progressive Caucus in Congress.

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