Format: 2016-02
Jan 6, 2016

Dean Melanie Leslie has announced the creation of the Center For Rights and Justice, a home for more than 25 programs at Cardozo School of Law/ Yeshiva University, which will work to advance justice through scholarly research, public policy reform, and advocacy. Professor Alexander Reinert has been appointed as program’s faculty director.

Jan 6, 2016

Huffington Post Politics - We, the undersigned professors with expertise in constitutional law, write to urge the President to follow through on his pledge. There are numerous actions the Administration can take which are fully consistent with the constitutional limitations on the President's power, which preserve the Second Amendment rights of Americans, while reducing gun violence and saving lives.

Jan 1, 2016

ABA Journal - Anyone looking to start a tech company in the city can get bread-and-butter legal advice from either the Cardozo Law Tech Startup Clinic or the Brooklyn Law Incubator and Policy Clinic.

Dec 30, 2015

New York Daily News - Well, well, well. It is possible for a prosecutor to finally file charges against the once most powerful comedian on earth for aggravated indecent assault. But don’t let the extraordinary news blind us to the bigger story: Politics, the law and male privilege stood in the way of justice for far too long.

Dec 23, 2015

New Amsterdam News - I am ready, and I am able,” Justice Tanya R. Kennedy announced to a throng of admirers in the New York County Courthouse rotunda last Thursday evening. Kennedy had just been sworn in as a justice of the Supreme Court of the state of New York. Cardozo Dean Melanie Leslie was among the speakers at the event.

Dec 23, 2015

Suleman Malik '16 discussed, as part of an on-air panel of Muslim Americans, politics, religion, civil rights, and his perspective in light of Donald Trump's comments and the recent terrorist attacks in Paris and San Bernardino. The story aired on CBS This Morning, CBS News and Face the Nation.

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