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Harvard Law School

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.

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Central Administration

As Dean Search Progresses, Law Students Continue Push for Role

Students at the Law School continue to demand further involvement in the selection process of the new dean and have started to hone in on their priorities for the search.

Martha L. Minow
Harvard Law School

Law School Dean Criticizes Trump in Op-Ed

The piece condemns Trump’s “attack” on a federal judge and warns that the president “may become a tyrant” without the rule of law.

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Harvard Law School

Inside the Clinic Leading Harvard's Response to Trump

Staffed by attorneys and students at Harvard Law School, the clinic provides immigrants, refugees, and asylum seekers legal support—a mission that has become all the more pressing under the Trump administration.

Martha L. Minow
Harvard Law School

Law School Dean Search Panel Solicits Student Input

After some Harvard Law School students requested more rigorous involvement in the search for the school’s next dean, University President Drew G. Faust has organized a series of panels to hear student perspective on desirable characteristics of the next dean and the state of the school.

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Politics

Former Classmates Reflect on Gorsuch's Law School Days

Gorsuch's Law School peers remember a conservative who avoided confrontation with the largely liberal student body.

Harvard Law School

Harvard Law Graduate Neil M. Gorsuch Nominated to Supreme Court

​President Donald Trump nominated Neil M. Gorsuch, a graduate of Harvard Law School, to the United States Supreme Court in a ceremony at the White House Tuesday.

Harvard Law School

Law Review Elects First Black Woman President

ImeIme A. Umana ’14 will be the first black woman to serve as President of the Harvard Law Review, the legal journal announced Monday.

Martha L. Minow
Central Administration

Student Groups Seek Role in Law School Dean Search

Student groups at the Law School have started organizing to make themselves “an indispensable part" of the dean search.

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Harvard Law School

Law Professor Sues Trump for Alleged Constitutional Violations

​Harvard Law School professor Laurence H. Tribe has joined a legal team suing President Donald Trump.

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Harvard Law School

Faust Launches Law School Dean Search

Twelve Harvard Law School professors will advise University President Drew G. Faust and University Provost Alan M. Garber ’76 in the search for the next dean of the Law School, the University announced Thursday.

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Harvard Law School

Law School Alumni Confident in Capital Campaign

Some Harvard Law School alumni and officials are confident that the school’s fundraising success will continue “unabated” after Law School Dean Martha L. Minow steps down at the end of the academic year.

Politics

Law School Professors Sign Letter Opposing Sessions Nomination

Sixteen Harvard Law School faculty members have joined thousands of other law professors across the country in signing a letter opposing Republican U.S. Senator Jeff Sessions’s nomination as United States Attorney General.

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Politics

Obama Publishes Piece in Law Review

The Harvard Law Review published an article by President Barack Obama on criminal justice reform on Thursday—the first time a sitting president has published an article in the Law Review.

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Harvard Law School

Law School Dean to Step Down in July

​Dean of Harvard Law School Martha L. Minow will step down as dean at the end of the academic year, and University President Drew G. Faust will begin a search for her successor “soon.”