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Limitations on the undocumented

Limitations on the undocumented

A deadlocked Supreme Court dealt a major blow to President Obama’s executive actions to grant relief from deportation to undocumented immigrants living in the U.S. Deborah Anker, director of the Harvard Immigration and Refugee Clinical Program, said: “[I]t puts hundreds of thousands of people at risk of deportation, including parents of U.S. citizens or legal […]

Support for second chances: HLS students join in clemency initiative

Support for second chances: HLS students join in clemency initiative

Early in the spring, first-year Harvard Law School students Chloe Goodwin, Nora Ellingsen, and Josh Looney jumped at the opportunity to volunteer with a national organization to help felons get a second shot at life: Clemency Project 2014, a coalition that supports petitions by nonviolent drug offenders for executive clemency.

At the Asian Leadership Conference, Gasser addresses the challenges of cybersecurity in a ‘hyperconnected’ world

At the Asian Leadership Conference, Gasser addresses the challenges of cybersecurity in a ‘hyperconnected’ world

Urs Gasser, Harvard Law School professor and executive director of the Berkman Center for Internet & Society, delivered a presentation last month on "The Future of Cybersecurity" at the Asian Leadership Conference, an annual event bringing together leaders across the globe to discuss and provide solutions to Asia's most pressing challenges.

Recent Scholarship by HLS Faculty

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Harvard Law School Commencement 2016 Photo Gallery

On Thursday May 26, 2016, the Harvard Law School Class of 2016 officially became HLS graduates. Here is a look at their day of celebration, filled with families and friends, plus Steven Spielberg and some cute kids.