Oct 13, 2016

The donation will go toward Cardozo’s Human Rights and Atrocity Prevention Clinic, which will be renamed the Benjamin B. Ferencz Human Rights and Atrocity Prevention Clinic.


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Jan 12, 2017

Northwest Public Television - “No family can have a loved one locked up and deported, simply because they can’t afford counsel,” says Peter Markowitz, director of the Immigration Justice Clinic at Cardozo School of Law. “That’s not justice, and we don’t do that in New York.”

Dec 21, 2016

Professor Alexander Reinert of the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law joined the Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR), Covington & Burling LLP, and attorney Michael Winger representing the plaintiffs in a United States Supreme Court case to be argued in January 2017. They filed their brief this week defending an appellate decision that the lawyers argue is critically important as a deterrent against the future use of executive power to engage in religious and racial profiling and torture.

Dec 20, 2016

December 20, 2016 The New York Times - Professor Peter L. Markowitz joined a group of more than 100 advocacy organizations in writing a memo to President Obama asking that he pardon green card holders with minor criminal records before he leaves office. 

Dec 20, 2016

Cardozo's Intensive Trial Advocacy Program (ITAP)

Many professionals will tell you that studying theory doesn’t compare to doing something for real. That sort of experiential teaching is central to one of Cardozo’s most innovative programs: ITAP, the Intensive Trial Advocacy Program. 

Dec 20, 2016

Immigration Justice Clinic Students To Work With Asylum-Seeking Women And Children

Dec 16, 2016

On December 10, 2016, Congress approved legislation that will make it easier to reclaim art confiscated during World War II. According to The New York Times, "the measure will loosen, and standardize across the country, the statute of limitations on claims for the return of looted art."

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