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Carrying on a legacy

Carrying on a legacy

On Saturday, November 20, family, friends, students, and colleagues of the late Harvard Law School Clinical Professor David Grossman gathered at HLS to celebrate his life, honor his community activism, and support his fight for social justice at the second annual David A Grossman (DAG) Fund fundraiser.

Basking in that Oslo glow

Basking in that Oslo glow

2017 was a year of notable accomplishments for Harvard Law School's International Human Rights Clinic (IHRC), and for Bonnie Docherty '01, associate director of Armed Conflict and Civilian Protection and lecturer on law at HLS.

Bicentennial Lecture Series: Randall Kennedy on Race Relations Law

Bicentennial Lecture Series: Randall Kennedy on Race Relations Law

In this three-part lecture, Professor Randall Kennedy draws on a course he teaches in Race Relations Law to discuss the Civil Rights Act of 1964.

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HLS in the World | Impeachment

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The impeachment provision is an unused key that unlocks the meaning of the American Constitution. In this bicentennial summit session, Harvard Law School Professor Cass Sunstein ’78 explained the origins of the provision, the meaning of "high crimes and misdemeanors," and the link between impeachment, the American Revolution, and those shots fired in Concord on April 19, 1775. Sunstein is the author of “Impeachment: A Citizen’s Guide” (Harvard University, 2017).