Man Who Spent 26 Years in Prison Settles for $2.5 Million

February 5, 2015 - He finally was cleared with the assistance of the Innocence Project, which is affiliated with Benjamin N. Cardozo law school in New York.

The Indie Film Clinic Picked as One of Most Innovative in Country: The National Jurist

The National Jurist - "We're supporting a part of the cultural economy of New York that we consider to be crucial," Morrison said. "The kinds of clients we work with are not necessarily what people may typically think of as the ordinary clinic client population."

New York Law Journal: Cardozo, Cornell File Suit for Transgender Inmate

New York Law Journal - The Civil Rights Clinic at Cardozo Law School and the LGBT Rights Clinic at Cornell Law School are collaborating on a federal lawsuit for a transgender woman who said she was sexually attacked by another inmate at an upstate prison.

Cardozo Civil Rights Clinic in Slate: Protecting Trans Prisoners

Slate - And in some cases, “protective custody turns out to be not even as safe as we once thought it was,” says Elias Shebar, a student at Cardozo Law School’s Civil Rights Clinic, which helped file Manning’s suit.

Cardozo Civil Rights Clinic Files Lawsuit on Behalf of Transgender Woman Raped in New York Prison

January 5, 2015 - Today the Civil Rights Clinic at Cardozo Law School and the LGBT Rights Clinic at Cornell Law School filed a federal civil rights lawsuit in the Southern District of New York on behalf of LeslieAnn Manning, a transgender woman who was brutally raped while incarcerated in a New York State men’s prison.

Video: Cardozo Law's Clinical Program Brings Law to Life

Cardozo School of Law's experiential learning programs take students out of the classroom, allowing them to hone their skills in real-world settings such as the courtroom.

Cardozo Clinic Gains Immigration Law Victory

Jenny Alcaide '16 speaks during a press conference on November 14 on the bill she and her colleagues largely wrote, changing NYC law related to immigration detainers. 

Cardozo Clinic Gains Immigration Law Victory 

Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) out of Rikers initiative produces groundbreaking city legislation.

Cardozo Law's Indie Film Clinic Honored as Top 15 Most Innovative in U.S. by PreLaw Magazine

Cardozo Law's Indie Film Clinic Honored as Top 15 Most Innovative in U.S. by PreLaw Magazine

Cardozo Immigration Justice Clinic Involved: DHS Hit With Immigration Lawsuit

Washington Post - "This point is an important moment to push for action because the administration has made so many statements that they’re going to act, but they keep delaying and delaying," said Thomas Fritzche, a clinical teaching fellow at the Benjamin Cardozo School of Law at Yeshiva University in New York. Fritzche is one of the attorneys representing the network.

Laurie M. Tisch Illumination Fund to Support The Indie Film Clinic at Cardozo School of Law

NEW YORK, NY – The Indie Film Clinic at the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, which provides free legal services to New York independent filmmakers, has received a $750,000 grant from the Laurie M. Tisch Illumination Fund.