Cuban Blogger Yoani Sanchez Visits Cardozo Law

Yoani Sanchez Writes on "A New Era for Cuba and the U.S."

Sanchez, a dissident Cuban blogger, previously visited Cardozo Law to speak with students about life as an activist under the Castro regime, the role of technology in free speech, and the importance of sharing her experiences with others.

Goliath Opens His Wallet
Yoani Sánchez: A New Era for Cuba and the United States

By Yoani Sánchez

Two hundred lawyers and judges work with students in Cardozo's two-week top trial course, ITAP.

Sanchez, a dissident Cuban blogger, previously visited Cardozo Law to speak with students about life as an activist under the Castro regime, the role of technology in free speech, and the importance of sharing her experiences with others.

In the My New York video series, students and alumni speak about their professional and personal connections to New York City. In this video, Ben Cooper '14 talks about the exceptional faculty at Cardozo Law, the friends he made during his time in law school, and how living in NYC helped him get into corporate law.

Leon Wildes, the lawyer whose work prevented former Beatle John Lennon from being deported in the 1970s, appeared on MSNBC's “The Last World With Lawrence O'Donnell” on November 18, 2014.

In the My New York video series, students and alumni speak about their professional and personal connections to New York City. In this video, Cardozo Law alumna Alexandra Simmerson '14 talks about studying fashion law in New York City.

Cardozo School of Law's experiential learning programs take students out of the classroom, allowing them to hone their skills in real-world settings such as the courtroom.

Former U.S. Attorney and privacy expert Joseph DeMarco, Cardozo Professor Felix Wu, attorney Sylvain Métille, and ACLU attorney Nathan Wessler joined in a panel discussion on comparative surveillance law.

A panel discussion that took place at the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law on October 7, 2014 on comparative surveillance law.

As a student in the Innocence Project clinic, Rachel Pecker '13 helped win Michael Morton's freedom after he spent 25 years in prison for a crime he didn't commit. The Innocence Project was started in 1992 at Cardozo Law by Barry Scheck and Peter Neufeld.