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Can President Trump lawfully build the wall by declaring a national emergency? Harvard Law School faculty weigh in

Can President Trump lawfully build the wall by declaring a national emergency? Harvard Law School faculty weigh in

February 15, 2019

After signing a government funding bill that provides $1.375 billion for a barrier with Mexico, President Donald Trump announced a national emergency on Friday, Feb. 15, that would allow him to draw $8 billion from the just-passed bill and other existing federal accounts to build the wall. Does the President have the legal authority to […]

Can President Trump lawfully build the wall by declaring a national emergency? Harvard Law School faculty weigh in

February 15, 2019

After signing a government funding bill that provides $1.375 billion for a barrier with Mexico, President Donald Trump announced a national emergency on Friday, Feb. 15, that would allow him to draw $8 billion from the just-passed bill and other existing federal accounts to build the wall. Does the President have the legal authority to […]

Europe’s Culture Crisis

February 13, 2019
Europe’s Culture Crisis

Europe’s crisis—the challenges to liberal democracy across the continent, the rise of right-wing nationalist parties, the backlash against the European Union—isn’t a rebellion of economic have-nots, according to former HLS professor Joseph Weiler, who delivered the Herbert W. Vaughan Memorial Lecture, “The European Culture War 2003-2019,” on Feb. 6.

Faculty Books in Brief: Winter 2019

January 30, 2019
Faculty Books in Brief: Winter 2019

With the increased use of a massive volume and variety of data in our lives, our health care will inevitably be affected, note the editors of a new collection, one of the recent faculty books captured in this section.

Making the Case for Criminal Justice Reform

January 30, 2019
Making the Case for Criminal Justice Reform

Five new lawyer-scholars at Harvard Law School are already influencing the national conversation on our criminal law system.

Scholarship@Law: Recent Scholarship by HLS Faculty

Scholarship@Law: Recent Scholarship by HLS Faculty

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Bridging the Gap Between Computer Science and Legal Approaches to Privacy

Urs Gasser (with Kobbi Nissim, Aaron Bembenek, Alexandra Wood, Mark Bun, Marco Gaboardi, David R. O’Brien, Thomas Steinke & Salil Vadhan)

Artificial Intelligence & Human Rights: Opportunities & Risks

Christopher Bavitz (with Filippo A. Raso, Hannah Hilligoss, Vivek Krishnamurthy & Levin Kim)
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