Apr 12, 2015

The New Yorker - Maybe it was Walter Scott’s fault. Maybe he did something to make Officer Michael Slager, of the North Charleston Police Department, in South Carolina, shoot him in the back.


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Dec 3, 2014

Cardozo Law Clinics Program

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.

Nov 17, 2014

Jenny Alcaide '16 speaks during a press conference on November 14 on the bill she and her colleagues largely wrote, changing NYC law related to immigration detainers. 

Cardozo Clinic Gains Immigration Law Victory 

Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) out of Rikers initiative produces groundbreaking city legislation.

Nov 13, 2014

Cardozo Law's Indie Film Clinic Honored as Top 15 Most Innovative in U.S. by PreLaw Magazine

Nov 13, 2014

Washington Post - "This point is an important moment to push for action because the administration has made so many statements that they’re going to act, but they keep delaying and delaying," said Thomas Fritzche, a clinical teaching fellow at the Benjamin Cardozo School of Law at Yeshiva University in New York. Fritzche is one of the attorneys representing the network.

Nov 10, 2014

NEW YORK, NY – The Indie Film Clinic at the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, which provides free legal services to New York independent filmmakers, has received a $750,000 grant from the Laurie M. Tisch Illumination Fund.

Oct 14, 2014

Cardozo Alumna Helps Innocence Project Win Michael Morton's Freedom After Wrongful Conviction

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. It pioneered the use of DNA evidence to prove the innocence of those who have been wrongly convicted.

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