In Boumediene v. Bush, the Supreme Court held that detainees at Guantanamo have the right to challenge their detentions in federal court. Jonathan Hafetz, a staff attorney with the New York Office of the ACLU National Security Project, will join Professor Scott Silliman for a discussion about the implications of this decision. Co-sponsored by the ACLU, ACS, the Federalist Society, and the National Security Law Society.
Distinguished Chair awards
» Baxter, Blocher, Brewster, Garrett, Jones, Newman, and Wettach honored with distinguished professorships.
“It does something to your soul ... when everyone at risk of losing their homes looks like you.”
POLITICO highlights Duke Law’s Jesse McCoy and the Civil Justice Clinic.
D.C. Institute offers introduction to law school
Dean Levi to teach alongside U.S. Senator and former White House advisor
Kerry Abrams selected as next dean of Duke Law School
Abrams, vice provost for faculty affairs and professor of law at the University of Virginia, is a leading scholar of immigration and family law.
A convocation celebration
Family, friends, and faculty join graduates to celebrate the Class of 2018.