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Isolation and justice

Judith Resnik, the Arthur Liman Professor of Law at Yale Law School, will present “Not Isolating Isolation: Whippings, Solitary Confinement, Prisoner Disenfranchisement, and the Bounding of Licit Punishment” on Nov. 3 at 5 p.m. in Barat House on the BC’s … Continue reading

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The Jury in America

Enshrined in the Constitution and Bill of Rights, a jury trial is an¬†essential right for all Americans. It places citizens at the very heart of the U.S.¬†legal order. And yet at the dawn of the 21st century, juries resolve only … Continue reading

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