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Social Media Data Secrecy

New legislation, informed by testimony from Professor Nathaniel Persily, aims to address the concerning disparity between what social media platforms know about us and what we know about them.

Addressing Violence in Native Communities

SLS Assistant Professor Elizabeth Reese, Yunpoví, testified before the U.S. Senate Committee on Indian Affairs for the oversight hearing on “Restoring Justice: Addressing Violence in Native Communities through VAWA Title IX Special Jurisdiction.”

School Shootings

Professor John Donohue discusses the recent school shooting in Oxford, Michigan and the prosecutor's decision to charge the parents with involuntary manslaughter. Will it open up new legal ground for mass shootings?

Incarcerated Students' Paths

SLS Professor Ralph Richard Banks and Associate Professor Subini Annamma from the Graduate School of Education launched a new policy lab Walkout! Lab for Youth Justice  to explore incarcerated students' educational paths.

Faculty Reading List

Looking for something to read over the holidays? Here, Stanford Law faculty share their favorite books from 2021, including newly-published ones and classics.
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The Supreme Court Commission’s Report: A Panel Discussion with Members of the President’s Commission
Join Commission co-chair Cristina Rodríguez, professor of law at Yale Law School, Commission member William Baude, professor of law at the University of Chicago Law School, and Noah Feldman, professor of law at Harvard Law School, to discuss the report of the Biden Administration’s Supreme Court Commission. The event will be moderated by Stanford Law School Dean Jenny Martinez, with commentary from SLS professors Michael McConnell and Bernadette Meyler.

January 13, 2022
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Notice Regarding Events

SLS has limited on-campus events. Registered attendees for in-person and virtual events have/will receive emails with details. Please check the SLS Calendar for the current list of scheduled events.

January 13: The Supreme Court Commission’s Report: A Panel Discussion with Members of the President’s Commission
January 21: CRISPR People: The Science and Ethics of Editing Humans

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