HUMAN RIGHTS CLINIC

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...

sign that says Sanctuary City
Wednesday, September 29, 2021

Miami Law's commitment to immigration law and human rights law is center stage. A federal court ruled recently that key sections of Florida’s anti-sanctuary law violate the Equal Protection Clause of the U.S. Constitution,...

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 ...

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...

Gita Howard
Friday, June 25, 2021

Gita Howard, J.D. '21

Gita Howard, a HOPE Fellow who recently graduated from Miami Law, was awarded a prestigious Human Rights Program Fellowship with a placement at Human Rights First. Human...

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...

HOPE Public Interest Recognition Ceremony artwork
Wednesday, May 5, 2021

The HOPE Public Interest Resource Center hosted its annual Public Interest Recognition Ceremony on April 15th, gathering virtually with students, faculty, alumni, family and friends to recognize outstanding students who excelled in...

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...

Gabriela Valentín-Díaz
Wednesday, March 3, 2021

Gabriela Valentín Díaz

Third-year law student and Human Rights Clinic fellow, Gabriela Valentín Díaz, was recently selected to receive a prestigious Bertha Justice Fellowship, which helps train the...

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