Prof. David Rudovsky Underscores the Unusual Lack of Consequences in PA Law Meant to Flag Police Misconduct: Spotlight PA
Prof. Tobias Wolff explains the Florida ‘Don’t Say Gay’ bill and a Texas directive on transgender children
Wolff is the Jefferson B. Fordham Professor of Law and Deputy Dean for Equity and Inclusion at the University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School.
Presidential Prof. Lisa Fairfax to introduce Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson at SCOTUS confirmation hearings
Fairfax and Brown Jackson have been friends since rooming together at Harvard, both undergrad and in law school.
Lecturer in Law Neil Makhija: With new legislative district maps, ‘Pennsylvania can begin to move toward better representation’: The Philadelphia Inquirer
Prof. Claire Finkelstein’s scholarship is instrumental in the House passage of an amendment to the Protecting Our Democracy Act
The amendment to the Act, proposed by Congressman Raskin, was closely based on Finkelstein’s proposal, co-authored by Richard Painter.
Prof. Kim Ferzan L’95 questions the reasonableness of self-defense claims in the context of a highly-armed U.S. society: New York Times
Practice Prof. Sarah Paoletti unpacks the contemporary state of the U.S. immigration system and advocates for equitable change: KYW News Radio
Legislative Clinic releases new report on the rarely reported issue of medical deportation in the U.S.: The National Law Review
Penn Law & Free Migration Project report reveals ongoing unreported violations of patient rights with medical deportations
The authors of the report include Toll Public Interest Fellow Erica V. Rodarte Costa L’22, Jacqueline Monnat L’21, and Free Migration Project’s Executive Director David Bennion and Program Coordinator Adrianna Torres-García.