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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Aug 26, 2015

My New York: Kori M. Clanton '15

Cardozo Law alum Kori M. Clanton '15 talks about working in the school's Mediation Clinic.

Aug 20, 2015

My New York: Danny Sternberg '15

Cardozo alumnus Danny Sternberg '15 talks about working with the Civil Rights Clinic.

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.

Jun 5, 2015

At the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law's 2015 commencement ceremony, Judge Denny Chin, United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, urged students to go forward and prosper, to not forget about those who came before and helped them, those who need their help now, and those who will need their help in the future.

May 18, 2015

The National Law Journal - Students form production companies, write contracts, draft legal opinion letters and more under the supervision of Morrison and adjunct professor Thomas Crowell.

May 14, 2015

CARDOZO LAW NAMES MELANIE LESLIE NEW DEAN
First Woman Dean of Cardozo Law, First Cardozo Graduate Appointed

 

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