Cardozo Analyzes the Decisions of the Supreme Court

Video: Cardozo's Immigration Justice Clinic Stops Deportation of Detainees Following President's Executive Order on Immigration

In the days after the Trump adminstrtion issued its excecutive order on immigration, Cardozo School of Law professors and students in the Kathryn O. Greenberg Immigration Justice Clinic won the release of five of the immigrants who had been detained and faced deportation at JFK International Airport. Professor Peter Markowitz, director of the Immigration Justice Clinic, speaks about Cardozo faculty and students' role. 

Cardozo Law Benchmarks: When the Supreme Court Has Only Eight Members

With the death of Justice Antonin Scalia, Cardozo professors Michael Herz, Kate Shaw, and David Rudenstine discuss how having an even number of justices impacts the United States Supreme Court.

Bench Marks: Alexander Reinert Explains the Supreme Court's Recent Opinion on the Death Penalty

"We should expect the issue of the constitutionality of the death penalty to evolve," says Professor Alexander Reinert as he examines and explains the United States Supreme Court's recent ruling on the death penalty and the use of lethal injection in Glossip v. Gross.

Bench Marks: Michelle Adams on the Supreme Court's Fair Housing Act Ruling

Cardozo Professor Michelle Adams discusses the United States Supreme Court's ruling on Texas Deparment of Housing and Community Affairs v. The Inclusive Communities Project, and the effect it has on the Fair Housing Act. 

Bench Marks: Kate Shaw on the Supreme Court's ruling on Marriage Equality

Cardozo Professor Kate Shaw discusses the United States Supreme Court's ruling on Obergefell v. Hodges, and the national legalization of gay marriage.

Bench Marks: Michael Herz on King v. Burwell and the ACA

In this episode of Bench Marks, Cardozo's Professor Michael Herz discusses the United States Supreme Court ruling on King v. Burwell, and the impact it has on the Affordable Care Act.

The New York Times Reports on Professor Alex Reinert's Study of Ashcroft v. Iqbal: Supreme Court Ruling Altered Civil Suits, to Detriment of Individuals

New York Times - The new study was prepared by Alexander A. Reinert, a professor at Cardozo Law School at Yeshiva University in New York. He represented the losing side in the Iqbal case, which may explain his dark fascination with its aftermath.

BENCHMARKS: Professor Marci Hamilton On The Hobby Lobby Ruling - "It Crosses the Line"

Cardozo Law professor Marci Hamilton on the Supreme Court ruling in the Hobby Lobby case. Hamilton, who wrote the book God vs. the Gavel, says it crosses a dangerous line that will allow corporations to impose religious beliefs on employees. Hamilton also believes the Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA) was designed as a shield, but is now being used as a sword against women's reproductive rights.