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LVI   Law: Free, Understandable, Accessible

About 250 people from 37 countries recently gathered at Cornell Law School to discuss free access to law at the Law Via the Internet (LVI) Conference and to celebrate the twentieth anniversary of Cornell's Legal Information Institute (LII). Read more and watch full conference videos...


Public and Private, Beyond Distinctions?

Conference is latest collaboration between Cornell Law School and Tel Aviv University Buchman Faculty of Law. Papers will be published in the January 2014 issue of Tel Aviv's Theoretical Inquiries in Law. More...
Avon Global Center

Conference and Report Address Sexual Violence Against Girls in Southern Africa

The Avon Global Center for Women and Justice organizes its third annual Women and Justice Conference, bringing together judges and magistrates from Southern Africa and the U.S. More...

A Significant Win for Convict Defended by Innocence Clinic

A panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit unanimously rules that eyewitness testimony violates Rudolph Young's rights and orders a retrial. More...

Professor Angela Cornell Helps Develop Bolivia's First Legal Clinic

Eduardo Rodríguez Veltzè, former president of Bolivia and former Chief Justice of the Bolivian Supreme Court, initiates project. More...

Cornell Students Take on Securities Dispute Resolution Triathlon

Alex Poe '14, Malavika Rao '14, and Yingchen Xiong '14 spent six weeks researching and practicing for the event, where they took first place in the mediation competition. More...
DACA program

Women's Rights Pioneer Sonia Fuentes Speaks at Law School

Hosted by the Dorothea S. Clarke Program in Feminist Jurisprudence, Fuentes, a founder of NOW, recounts her push for women's rights within the EEOC. More...

The Delaware Death Penalty: An Empirical Study

Sheri Lynn Johnson, John H. Blume, Theodore Eisenberg, Valerie P. Hans, and Martin T. Wells, Iowa Law Review (forthcoming).


Law, Environment, and the 'Nondismal' Social Sciences

Jeffrey J. Rachlinski (with William Boyd and Douglas A. Kysar), Annual Review of Law and Social Science (Vol. 8, pp. 183-211, 2012).


Muslims and Religious Liberty in the Era of 9/11: Empirical Evidence from the Federal Courts

Michael Heise (with Gregory C. Sisk), 98 Iowa Law Review 231 (2012).


Q&A with Stewart J. Schwab, Allan R. Tessler Dean and Professor of Law

New York Law Journal
Stewart J. Schwab


The Eminent Domain Solution

Boston Review
Robert C. Hockett


Latino Votes Come with a Demand: Reform Immigration System

Gannett News Service
Stephen Yale-Loehr

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