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The deadline for proposals to the Legal Clinic Fund — which supports law schoo...
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The Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press and Yale Law School’s Media F...
The Media Freedom & Information Access (MFIA) Clinic at Yale Law School represented the Floyd Abrams Institute for Freedom of Expression in filing an amicus brief to support a First Amendment challenge to a Maryland law that prohibits the broadcasting of audio transcripts that the state’s courts routinely make of criminal proceedings.
A new Netflix docuseries, The Trials of Gabriel Fernandez, was made possible in part by the work of UC Irvine School of Law students in the Intellectual Property, Arts, and Technology Clinic. The students have worked for more than a year to unseal court records for series co-producer Garrett Therolf, a staff writer at UC Berkeley’s Investigative Reporting Program.
This edition of the FELN newsletter looks at how clinics have adapted to classes and client meetings through Zoom in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. It also highlights the latest work by our members.
The First Amendment Clinic at Cornell Law School has stepped in to help a local citizen journalist fight a defamation lawsuit and proposed take-down order related to his watchdog coverage of local government.