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Law School Students Participate in Human Rights Hearing on Immigration

Two students from Harvard Law School’s Immigration and Refugee Clinic argued that the United States was no longer a “safe country” for refugees before the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights in Washington, D.C. Tuesday.

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Three Years In, Junior Deferral Program Remains in 'Pilot' Stage

When Louisa H. McIntyre ’16 was a junior, she knew she wanted to go to Harvard Law School. But first, she decided, she would try something a little different: stunt work.

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Harvard Law School announces its decision to begin accepting GRE scores as an alternative to the LSAT.

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Law School to Accept GRE for Applications in Fall 2017

Harvard Law School will allow applicants to submit test scores from the GRE in place of the more traditional LSAT beginning in the fall of 2017.

Former Taiwanese President Ma Ying-jeou
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Former Taiwanese President Ma Ying-jeou

Former Taiwanese President Ma Ying-jeou leaves the podium to take questions from the audience. Ma gave a talk at the Harvard Law School this afternoon to an audience eager to hear about his experiences as the leader of Taiwan and how his time as a Harvard Law student impacted him.

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Brexit

James S. Wharton MP, UK Minister and Introducer of “Brexit” Referendum Bill discusses his legislative decisions and fields questions from the audience at an event hosted by the Journal on Legislation. This event took place Monday Evening at Wasserstein Hall.

Crime

Former Law School Employees Called Before Court Over Theft Accusations

Former Harvard Law School administrator Darris M. Saylors was arraigned in Cambridge District Court last week, beginning court proceedings that accused her of stealing funds from the school between 2012 and 2013.

Brexit
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British Lawmaker Behind ‘Brexit’ Speaks at Law School

A Conservative member of Parliament spoke to Law School students about his role in "Brexit," the U.K.'s June vote to leave the European Union.

Scalia in 1992
Politics

Scalia’s Papers Donated to Law School

​The family of the late Supreme Court Justice Antonin G. Scalia will donate his papers to the Harvard Law School Library, the Law School announced Monday.

Former Taiwanese President Ma Ying-jeou
Politics

Former Taiwanese President Speaks Out for Improved China-Taiwan Relations

​Former President of Taiwan Ma Ying-jeou discussed his experience in public service and reaffirmed Taiwan’s commitment to improving relations with mainland China at a lecture on Monday.

Hillary Clinton Visits Harvard
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Hillary Clinton Visits Harvard

Hillary Clinton was on campus Friday as part of the “American Secretaries of State Project: Diplomacy, Negotiation, and Statecraft.”

Race

Law School Symposium Grapples With 'Undocumentation'

“Documentation really unlocks people’s access to basic human rights and with those rights, people have access to dignity in their daily lives,” Levitan said.

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Law School Group Sues Federal Government

The Law School’s Project on Predatory Student Lending has sued the U.S. Department of Justice.

Artificial intelligence.
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Get Smart: The Berkman Klein Center Takes On Artificial Intelligence

The Berkman Klein Center for Internet and Society at Harvard Law School will be working with the MIT Media Lab, the Knight Foundation, and others to start the Ethics and Governance of Artificial Intelligence Fund, which will support interdisciplinary research on bias and ethics in AI.

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Law School Clinic Files Amicus Brief Against Trump’s Immigration Order

The Harvard Immigration and Refugee Clinic filed Thursday an amicus brief challenging President Donald Trump’s seven-country immigration ban.