Format: 2017-02
Jan 31, 2017

Three things are necessary to bring a public nuisance claim, Professor Anthony Sebok at Cardozo Law School, New York, told Bloomberg BNA. “There has to be a public nuisance to abate and law to support a public nuisance claim. But you also need the will or political capital,” Sebok said.

Jan 31, 2017

While the replacement of Scalia with another conservative justice is unlikely to realign the Supreme Court in such a way that Roe v. Wade could be threatened, the replacement of additional justices could have major consequences, according to Kate Shaw, an ABC News contributor and a Cardozo School of Law professor.

Jan 30, 2017

Cardozo School of Law Clinics Secure Release of Six Detained In Immigration Ban

In the days after the Trump adminstrtion issued its excecutive order on immigration, Cardozo School of Law professors and students in the Kathryn O. Greenberg Immigration Justice Clinic won the release of five of the immigrants who had been detained and faced deportation at JFK International Airport. Professor Peter Markowitz, director of the Immigration Justice Clinic, speaks about Cardozo faculty and students' role. 

Jan 29, 2017

Luis Mancheno, an immigration attorney and fellow at the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, which represents one of the unnamed petitioners to the lawsuit, says that the judge’s language was strong. In court, Mancheno says, she said, “Nobody is to be removed.” The order came just in time for his organization’s client, who was scheduled to be deported at 9:30 p.m. Saturday.

Jan 29, 2017

A decade has passed since I was the victim of that horrible hate crime in Ecuador. I am now a US citizen. When I became a citizen I took an oath to defend the Constitution of this country against all enemies, foreign and domestic. If you do not repeal this order, I swear that I will uphold my promise by defending the Constitution from you.

The Cardozo Office of Communications & Public Affairs