Bringing Law To Life: New Guidelines for Solitary Confinement



Dec 16, 2015

A lawsuit filed by Professor Alex Reinert, along with the New York Civil Liberties Union and the law firm Morrison & Foerster, has led to far-reaching changes in the way state prisons use solitary confinement. The settlement with New York State will reduce the number of inmates held in solitary confinement, eliminate solitary as punishment for all minor violations, limit the duration of most solitary sentences, and increase rehabilitative features in solitary and end most of its dehumanizing aspects.


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Oct 28, 2015

Waleed Diab '04, Senior Counsel for Music across Google products and services including YouTube and Google Play, spoke at the Dean's Speaker Series to 75 Cardozo students recently.

Oct 28, 2015

New Classes, Industry Leaders Join Board, Expanded Connections to New York Businesses

 

New York, NY - October 15, 2015: Cardozo School of Law has announced the expansion of its FAME Center for the study of fashion, art, media and entertainment law, adding new courses, public speaking events and a powerful board of advisors to shape a unique curriculum for lawyers entering into these industries.

Oct 14, 2015

Renowned legal scholar Peter Tillers, Cardozo faculty member of 27 years and professor emeritus, died on October 3, 2015 of complications from ALS. He was 72 and was living with family in Chapel Hill.

Sep 30, 2015

Cardozo Law: 30 Years of Mediation Leadership

For 30 years, Cardozo Law and the Kukin Center for Conflict Resolution have been leaders in mediation. 

Aug 14, 2015

Cardozo School of Law has granted tenure to two distinguished scholars in intellectual property, building on the school's renowned position as an innovative leader in IP and Information Law.

Jun 30, 2015

Congratulations to Kayla M. Robinson, the recipient of the 2015 Louis D. Brandeis Award for the highest GPA, and the members of the class of 2015 Order of the Coif.

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