Professor Alvin Bragg will appear in court on behalf of the family of Eric Garner and police accountability advocates.
In February 2020, the Racial Justice Project published an influential report on the stark racial disparities in traffic enforcement across New York.
This fall, NYLS is adding a new journal and juvenile rights clinic to its robust Family Law offerings.
Read Dean Crowell’s recent messages to the NYLS community following the police killing of George Floyd and countless other unarmed Black men and women.
This spring, Adjunct Professor and Senior Fellow Jeff Wice, who leads NYLS’s Census and Redistricting Institute, has been a key voice on why Census 2020 is critical.
This summer, NYLS and Venable LLP are partnering on an innovative simulation program to provide NYLS students with academic credits and opportunities to work through real-world legal challenges related to COVID-19.
Read Dean Crowell’s latest message to the NYLS community.
Amid the major changes caused by COVID-19, members of the NYLS community are finding innovative ways to do meaningful work.
She’s a rising political star by day and a law student by night. And now, according to The National Jurist, Kayla Santosuosso 3L is one of the country’s most impressive law students.
A new report released today by the Racial Justice Project at New York Law School (NYLS) found that New Yorkers of color are disproportionately stopped, ticketed, arrested, charged, and convicted for traffic violations and driving on a suspended license.