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Professor Jill Hasday discussed the book she is writing, We the Men: How Forgetting Women’s Struggles for Equality Perpetuates Inequality, in a Minneapolis Star Tribune…

Minnesota Law Dean-Designate William McGeveran was interviewed by Minnesota Lawyer. As a member of the Minnesota Law community for nearly two decades, he spoke about being ready to work…

Professor Fionnuala Ní Aoláin was quoted in the Swiss news website RSI about Swiss citizens who have been unable to leave a Kurdish-controlled prison camp in northern Syria. Prof. Ní Aoláin visited the camp as…

Interim Dean William McGeveran’s appointment as the next dean of the University of Minnesota Law School was noted among the latest in law dean and other education news from across the U.S. in ALM|…

Professor Richard Painter was interviewed on NPR’s Here & Now about whether Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito should recuse himself from any Jan. 6 or…

Professor Fionnuala Ní Aoláin was quoted at length in the Washington Post about 28 Yemenis who had been allowed to take refuge in Oman following their detainment at Guantánamo Bay. Beginning in July, they…

Professor Jill Hasday discussed a new Minnesota law requiring employers to include salaries or salary ranges in job postings. Hasday previously testified in support of this legislation.

Prof. Alan Rozenshtein was quoted in United Press International about the legal dispute between TikTok and the federal government. TikTok parent company ByteDance filed a lawsuit earlier this month,…

Professor Jill Hasday was quoted in a Star Tribune story about income disparities in the workplace. The story detailed how the gender pay gap exists at all income levels, but widens as…

Minnesota Lawyer and UMN Brief included the announcement of William McGeveran’s appointment…

Professor Fionnuala Ní Aoláin, in her role as former U.N. Special Rapporteur, was interviewed on an LA Progressive podcast about the current status of prisoners who remain at Guantánamo Bay. More than half…

Professor Kristin Hickman was a guest on Forbes’ Tax Notes Talk podcast discussing the broader implications of