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Nisha Vora ’12, planting herself in the right career

Nisha Vora ’12, planting herself in the right career

August 12, 2019

Unhappy with what many would consider a plum job in corporate law, Nisha Vora ’12 decided to reset, and she has recently released her debut cookbook, “The Vegan Instant Pot Cookbook,” which builds on her success as a chronicler of vegan recipes and photos on her popular site, Rainbow Plant Life.

‘Broadsides’ and the history of the criminal mind

August 12, 2019
‘Broadsides’ and the history of the criminal mind

In Elizabeth Papp Kamali’s seminar Mind and Criminal Responsibility in the Anglo-American Tradition, students use Harvard Law School Library's Historical & Special Collections to explore the history of mens rea — state of mind — in English common law.

Harvard Law Crimmigration Clinic is moving the needle on the criminalization of immigration

August 9, 2019
Harvard Law Crimmigration Clinic is moving the needle on the criminalization of immigration

Criminalizing immigration status has been increasing over the past twenty-five years, according to Phil Torrey, managing director of the Crimmigration Clinic at Harvard Law School.

A Question of Prevention

August 6, 2019
A Question of Prevention

Calls are growing for the U.S. to lift a ban on mitochondrial replacement therapy, or MRT, a procedure developed to enable women who are at risk of passing on rare but devastating diseases to have healthy, biologically related children.

Animal Law and Policy Clinic launches at Harvard Law School

August 5, 2019
Animal Law and Policy Clinic launches at Harvard Law School

Harvard Law School has announced the launch of the new Animal Law and Policy Clinic, to be led by Visiting Assistant Clinical Professor Katherine Meyer and Clinical Instructor Nicole Negowetti.