HUMAN RIGHTS

Petty Offenses artwork
Wednesday, October 6, 2021

Two years ago, the University of Miami School of Law's Human Rights Clinic, in collaboration with the University of Miami School of Communication, University of Miami Race and Social Justice Law Review, University of...

Tamar Ezer
Wednesday, September 15, 2021

Tamar Ezer

Lecturer in Law Tamar Ezer recently published “Challenging Domestic Injustice through International Human Rights Advocacy: Addressing Homelessness in the United States" in the ...

international flags
Wednesday, September 15, 2021

 

Miami Law has been a leader in addressing critical issues of law and policy from a transnational perspective in the areas of international law and human rights law. Miami Law has drawn upon this rich history to launch its...

Daniela Torres and Laura Silva
Wednesday, September 8, 2021

Daniela Torres, 2L, and Laura Silva, 3L 

Miami Law has a strong focus in public interest and social justice and this was recognized when the prestigious law firm of Squire Patton Boggs honored two...

Carrie Bettinger-Lopez with President Biden
Tuesday, August 3, 2021

President Joe Biden with Professor Bettinger-López

The White House has appointed Caroline Bettinger-López as a Special Advisor on the White House Gender Policy Council, charging her with assisting...

graphic of people shaking hands
Thursday, July 1, 2021

Following up on Miami Law's Human Rights Clinic and Cardozo Law Institute in Holocaust and Human Rights national strategy meeting on Realizing the Rights to Food, Health and Housing in the U.S. November, a recently published...

amicus brief on law desk
Thursday, June 10, 2021

 

Miami Law's Human Rights Clinic recently filed an amicus brief in the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit in Blake v. City of Grants Pass, highlighting that punishing homelessness through the imposition of...

indigenous women marching
Wednesday, April 28, 2021

 

Miami Law’s Human Rights Clinic worked alongside the global network of Indigenous women leaders, FIMI, and women’s rights advocacy organization, MADRE, on a submission to the U.N. Committee on the Elimination of All Forms...

immigration clinic law students
Thursday, April 22, 2021

Client, supervising attorney Romy Lerner, 2L Tyler Koteskey, and 2L Maria Piselli outside of Miami Immigration Court

For ten years, Ana Reyes*, a law student and an activist with Venezuela’s...

Prof. Irwin Stotzky
Wednesday, April 7, 2021

Professor Irwin Stotzky

Human rights expert and professor of law, Irwin Stotzky, recently had his book Jean v. Nelson: A Civil Rights Revolution in Immigration published by Twelve Tables...

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