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Debating the future of Roe 

Debating the future of Roe 

December 3, 2021

At the recent Rappaport Forum, panelists discussed abortion rights and whether the Supreme Court should honor precedent — or jettison Roe v. Wade. 

In Memoriam: Philip B. Heymann 1932 – 2021

December 3, 2021
In Memoriam: Philip B. Heymann 1932 – 2021

When asked what he wanted to be remembered by, longtime Harvard Law Professor and former Watergate prosecutor Philip B. Heymann ’60 replied: “Speaking truth to power.” Heymann, a beloved colleague and distinguished public servant, died Nov. 30 at his home in Los Angeles. He was 89.

On the bookshelf

November 30, 2021
On the bookshelf

Here are some of the latest from HLS authors to add to your reading list over the holiday break.

Supreme Court preview: Carson v. Makin

November 29, 2021
Supreme Court preview: Carson v. Makin

Pofessor Emeritus Mark Tushnet explains how the Court’s decision could impact funding for religious schools.

Acquitted: Assessing the Rittenhouse trial

November 19, 2021
Acquitted: Assessing the Rittenhouse trial

Retired federal judge Nancy Gertner, now a senior lecturer on law at Harvard Law School, talks about the verdicts in the Kyle Rittenhouse trial, how the trial was conducted, and comparisons to the ongoing trial of the men who killed Ahmaud Arbery.

Scholarship@Law: Recent Scholarship by HLS Faculty

Scholarship@Law: Recent Scholarship by HLS Faculty

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Trading in Sacrifice

Kristen Stilt

Public Rights

Joseph William Singer

ESG Investing: Theory, Evidence, and Fiduciary Principles

Robert H. Sitkoff (with Max M. Schanzenbach)

The European Commission’s Sustainable Corporate Governance Report: A Critique

Mark J. Roe, Holger Spamann, Jesse M. Fried & Charles C.Y. Wang
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