Announcing the Inaugural Trans Rights Writing Competition

Harvard Law School Lambda, Harvard Civil Rights–Civil Liberties Law Review, and the Harvard Journal of Law & Gender are seeking submissions from law students at any school for the Harvard Law School Trans Rights Writing Competition. We are seeking articles that broadly address trans rights issues. The winner will receive $1,000 and all submissions will be considered for publication. Read more here.

Police Torture: A Conversation with G. Flint Taylor

    On Thursday April 9th, CR-CL will host a conversation with police accountability luminary G. Flint Taylor. Along with the People's Law Office, Mr. Taylor has lad trailblazing investigations that have uncovered unprecedented and systematic injustices committed in...

“Arguments Are Cheap,” Says Justice Breyer

“Arguments are cheap. Briefs are filled with thousands. What matters is what grabs you.” Justice Breyer stopped by Wasserstein on October 1 for an hour of wry advice, reflection, and jokes. Breyer began by discussing the mechanics of the Supreme Court’s work. “Most...

Ames Competition

2021 Ames Moot Court Finals Live Blog

Welcome to the 2021 Ames Final – the first Ames Final to be conducted in a virtual setting. Live coverage begins at 5:00pm EST The following information is courtesy of the HLS BSAs.  You can see all of tonight’s information, including copies of the briefs, here. The...

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Ames Semi-Final Round – March 10, 2020

Welcome to CR-CL’s Ames Live Blog! The Ames Competition is one of the most prestigious competitions for appellate brief writing and advocacy in the country. The students participating in the Semi-Final Round started the competition in fall of this year, and rose to...

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