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Building Democracy: The Law School Leads Cornell’s Fight for Freedom of Expression
Toward the end of August, as students returned to campus, President Martha E. Pollack launched Cornell’s first university- wide theme. Announcing “The Indispensable Condition: Freedom..
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From the Dean
Dear Alumni and Friends: At a time of deepening partisanship in American society, Cornell University is committing the 2023-24 school year to its core mission..
Law Team Opposes South Carolina’s Electric Chair, Firing Squad
Faculty, student, and alumni affiliated with the Law School’s Capital Punishment Clinic are leading a legal fight to prevent South Carolina from executing condemned prisoners..
Forum Examines Free Expression Basics and the Law
Academic freedom is closely tied to the First Amendment guarantee of freedom of expression, according to Michael Dorf— and like freedom of speech, it’s not..
Social Media Regulation at the Supreme Court
By G.S. Hans, Associate Clinical Professor of Law The Supreme Court will issue major rulings in several prominent free speech and technology cases over the..
Cornell Law Expands Legal Services for Veterans with New Grant
On June 29, Cornell was one of three law schools nationwide to receive a $150,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs to provide..
Emad H. Atiq, Associate Professor of Law and Philosophy “Legal Positivism and the Moral Origins of Legal Systems,” Canadian Journal of Law & Jurisprudence, vol...