Format: 2018-04
Nov 9, 2017

Soon, under the Safe Cities Network, every eligible immigrant who gets detained in a dozen more cities will have access to a lawyer to help fight their immigration court case.

Nov 1, 2017

Starting November 1, 2017, New York City’s immigrant community no longer has to worry about the threat of deportation when accessing city services, regardless of their immigration status. Thanks to the work of a coalition of immigration activists and legal service providers, including Cardozo School of Law’s Kathryn O. Greenberg Immigration Justice Clinic, the NYC Council passed a bill prohibiting city agencies from misusing resources to help federal immigration enforcement. 

Oct 26, 2017

At a preliminary injunction on October 11 and 12, Cardozo School of Law student Samantha E. Smith '18 of the Bet Tzedek Civil Litigation Clinic represented a proposed class of New York State Medicaid beneficiaries who need speech-generating devices from Medicaid to enable them to communicate.

Oct 18, 2017

Aaron Wright, founder/director of the Tech Startup Clinic at Cardozo School of Law, agreed that “Participants on public-blockchain based payment system, like Bitcoin, can avoid these Wells Fargo-like problems.”

Oct 18, 2017

The New York Daily News interviewed 10 legal experts - including Cardozo Law's Professor Jonathan Oberman - about Manhattan District Attorney Cy Vance Jr.'s decision to not charge Harvey Weinstein after Ambra Battilana Guttierez accused him of sexually assaulting her.

Jun 1, 2017

Ginsberg said the growing opposition to solitary confinement has been boosted by statements from Supreme Court Justices Stephen Breyer and Anthony Kennedy. “The view that is gaining consensus is that it is inhumane,” she said.