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JURIST: Distinguished Prof. Robson on the Affordable Care Act and Contraception Mandate

November 5, 2013

In a column for JURIST, Distinguished Professor Ruthann Robson discusses the Affordable Care Act and on the contraceptive mandate challenges by corporations.

Nermeen Arastu, Ann Cammett (’00), and Sofia Yakren Join CUNY Law Faculty

November 1, 2013

CUNY School of Law welcomed three new members to its faculty this fall: Nermeen Arastu, Ann Cammett, and Sofia Yakren.

The Nation: Diala Shamas on FBI Surveillance of Muslims

November 1, 2013

In The Nation magazine, Diala Shamas discusses the similarities between the surveillance on American Muslims by both the New York Police Department and the FBI.

NY Times and Daily News Quote Adj. Prof Jonathan Moore on Appeals Court Stay of Historic Judgement

November 1, 2013

The New York Times and the New York Daily News front page coverage both quote CUNY Law Adjunct Professor Jonathan Moore concerning a federal appeals court stay of an historic ruling enjoining the New  York Police Department from conducting unconstitutional stops of minority New Yorkers. The appeals court stayed the judgment pending hearing of the city’s appeal.  Prof. Moore is one of […]

Distinguished Prof. Ruthann Robson on Second Circuit Decision to Stay Stop and Frisk Opinion

October 31, 2013

Distinguished Professor Ruthann Robson discusses the opinion from the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit on the recent stop and frisk decisions.

Suzannah Phillips Presents on Human Trafficking at the United Nations

October 25, 2013

Suzannah Phillips, fellow with the International Women’s Human Rights Clinic at CUNY Law, was invited to present at a Global Consultation on the Right to an Effective Remedy for Trafficked Persons hosted by the U.N. Special Rapporteur on Trafficking at the United Nations on October 24.

Profs. Howell and Smith Futrell on Impact of Stop & Frisk

October 18, 2013

Professors Babe Howell and Nicole Smith Futrell discuss the impact of the NYPD’s stop-and-frisk practice on “Inside Out”.

Prof. Robson Op-Ed for National Law Journal: “High Fashion or Religious Fervor?”

October 15, 2013

“High Fashion or Religious Fervor? Headwear Laws Fraught With Trouble” is Distinguished Professor Ruthann Robson’s latest op-ed piece in the National Law Journal.

Prof. Calvo Discussion of Windsor Featured on ImmigrationProf Blog

October 9, 2013

Professor Janet Calvo’s discussion of the Windsor decision’s impact on immigration law is featured on the ImmigrationProf Blog.

Prof. Bratspies to Speak on Sustainable Communities

September 23, 2013

Professor Rebecca Bratspies will be speaking about sustainable communities on a panel at the Environmental Law and Public Health Conference later this week.

Professor Ruthann Robson Named a “Best Law Teacher” in the Nation

September 20, 2013

A new book names City University of New York School of Law Distinguished Professor Ruthann Robson one of only 26 “best law teachers” in the United States.

Prof. Cynthia Soohoo Delivers Opening Remarks at Tribute to Justice

September 19, 2013

Professor Cynthia Soohoo, director of the CUNY Law International Women’s Human Rights Clinic, delivered opening remarks at a conference marking the 40th Anniversary of the 1973 Coup D’Etat in Chile, held on September 9, 2013.

CUNY Law Profs Appointed to Stop-and-Frisk Advisory Council

September 18, 2013

Professors Steve Zeidman and Babe Howell have been appointed by Southern District Judge Shira Scheindlin to an academic advisory council that will assist the court-appointed facilitator in developing reforms of stop-and-frisk practices.

Distinguished Professor Ruthann Robson Discusses Fashion, Clothing, and the Law

September 17, 2013

Distinguished Professor Ruthann Robson has been featured recently in numerous stories and interviews focusing on the connection between the Constitution and our clothing.

Stop-and-Frisk Attorneys Oppose City’s Request to Stay Ruling

September 10, 2013

Adjunct Professor Jonathan Moore, writing for the attorneys for class plaintiffs, filed their opposition on Friday September 6th to New York City’s request that Southern District Judge Shira Scheindlin stay her historic decision and order in Floyd v. City of New York.

Professor Julie Goldscheid Discusses Book on Gender and Equality Law

September 6, 2013

Professor Julie Goldscheid has edited a new book on gender and equality in the law. Gender and Equality Law was published by Ashgate earlier this year and is part of the series, the Library of Essays on Equality and Anti-Discrimination Law.

In LA Times Op-Ed, Prof. Robson Discusses School Dress Code Policies

September 5, 2013

Distinguished Professor Ruthann Robson discusses school dress code policies in an op-ed piece for the Los Angeles Times.

Using Mayah’s Lot as an Environmental Justice Learning Tool

September 3, 2013

In a guest blog post for The Nature of Cities, Professor Rebecca Bratspies discusses how Mayah’s Lot, the environmental justice comic book that she developed with graphic artist Charlie LaGreca, can be used as a learning tool to teach young students about environmental justice.

Prof. Zeidman on Role of Criminal Courts in Wake of Stop and Frisk Ruling

August 29, 2013

In an article for the New York Law Journal, Professor Steven Zeidman discusses the role of the New York City Criminal Court in the wake of the stop and frisk ruling in Floyd v. City of New York.

Dressing Constitutionally: Prof. Robson Discusses Her New Book on WNYC’s Brian Lehrer Show

August 22, 2013

Distinguished Professor Ruthann Robson discusses her new book, Dressing Constitutionally: Hierarchy, Sexuality, and Democracy from Our Hairstyles to Our Shoes, on WNYC’s The Brian Lehrer Show.

Prof. Rossein on Discrimination Lawsuit Against Infosys

August 22, 2013

Professor Rick Rossein commented on a discrimination lawsuit that has been filed against Infosys, a global software company.

Distinguished Prof. Robson Discusses Her New Book, Dressing Constitutionally, on NPR’s Diane Rehm Show

August 20, 2013

Distinguished Professor Ruthann Robson discusses her new book, Dressing Constitutionally: Hierarchy, Sexuality, and Democracy from Our Hairstyles to Our Shoes, on National Public Radio’s The Diane Rehm Show.

Distinguished Prof. Robson Discusses Her New Book, Dressing Constitutionally, on Irish Radio

August 19, 2013

Distinguished Professor Ruthann Robson discusses her new book, Dressing Constitutionally: Hierarchy, Sexuality, and Democracy from Our Hairstyles to Our Shoes, on the Moncrieff program on Newstalk, Ireland’s independent national talk radio station.

Stop & Frisk Unconstitutional: Prof. Smith Futrell Analyzes the Ruling

August 19, 2013

In a guest post for the Oxford Human Rights Hub, Professor Nicole Smith Futrell analyzes the recent decision finding the New York City Police Department’s stop and frisk policy unconstitutional.

NY Times Features Prof. Zeidman’s Letter on Stop and Frisk Ruling

August 14, 2013

Professor Steven Zeidman’s Letter to the Editor about the recent federal ruling that the New York Police Department’s Stop and Frisk policy is unconstitutional was published in the New York Times.

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