Clinics

IHR Clinic, with ACLU and Other Groups, Ask for Emergency Hearing on the Muslim Ban from International Human Rights Body

February 10, 2017

The International Human Rights Clinic, the ACLU, and more than 40 other organizations jointly sent a letter to the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights regarding President Trump’s immigration executive order.

Mark Templeton on What East Chicago Residents Should Do about the Threat of Lead in Water

February 7, 2017

From NWI Times:

The EPA and city officials have often characterized the problem posed by lead pipes as a legacy issue, the result of choices made up to 100 years ago.

Trump's Executive Orders and What They Mean for Immigration

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Date: 
02.03.2017
Location: 
Room II
Contact info (email or phone): 

blondellm@uchicago.edu

The Arthur Kane Center for Clinical Legal Education and The Edwin F. Mandel Legal Aid Clinic Present "Trump's Executive Orders and What They Mean for Immigration"

Craig Futterman on Chicago Tonight: Will DOJ Report Finally Force Reform at the Chicago Police Department?

Will DOJ Report Finally Force Reform at the Chicago Police Department?
Paul Caine
Chicago Tonight
January 16, 2017

In a damning report, the U.S. Department of Justice confirmed what many in minority communities had been saying for years.

Faculty: 
Craig B. Futterman

Craig Futterman on the DOJ Investigation into Chicago Police Department

DOJ Finds Civil Rights Abuses in Chicago Police Department
Paris Schutz
Chicago Tonight
January 12, 2017

“I expect them to find that there are patterns of police abuse in Chicago and discriminatory policing in Chicago, that there is a code of silence, and that there is an utter lack of political will to hold these officers accountable.”

Faculty: 
Craig B. Futterman

Craig Futterman on Chicago Police's Use of Stingrays

January 13, 2017

In the Chicago Tribune, Craig Futterman comments on Chicago police's use of Stingrays (cell site simulators) for surveillance:

Clinic Summer Hiring Information Session

Date: 
01.05.2017
Location: 
Classroom III
Contact info (email or phone): 

Jleslie@uchicago.edu

In this session, Jeff Leslie (Director of Clinical and Experiential Learning) will explain the process for applying to work for the Law School clinics in the summer of 2017. Thai food lunch will be served.

Faculty: 
Jeff Leslie
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