Limitations on the undocumented

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A deadlocked Supreme Court dealt a major blow to President Obama’s executive actions to grant relief from deportation to undocumented immigrants living in the U.S. Deborah Anker, director of the Harvard Immigration and Refugee Clinical Program, said: “[I]t puts hundreds of thousands of people at risk of deportation, including parents of U.S. citizens or legal residents.”

Support for second chances: HLS students join in clemency initiative

HLS students Work to Get Prisoner Sentences Review Before Obama Leaves Office

Early in the spring, first-year Harvard Law School students Chloe Goodwin, Nora Ellingsen, and Josh Looney jumped at the opportunity to volunteer with a national organization to help felons get a second shot at life: Clemency Project 2014, a coalition that supports petitions by nonviolent drug offenders for executive clemency.

At the Asian Leadership Conference, Gasser addresses the challenges of cybersecurity in a ‘hyperconnected’ world

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Urs Gasser, Harvard Law School professor and executive director of the Berkman Center for Internet & Society, delivered a presentation last month on “The Future of Cybersecurity” at the Asian Leadership Conference, an annual event bringing together leaders across the globe to discuss and provide solutions to Asia’s most pressing challenges.

Sarah Jessica Parker’s hopes for the Class of 2016

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“So at last we meet,” actor, producer, businesswoman and philanthropist Sarah Jessica Parker said to the Harvard Law School Class of 2016 during Class Day ceremony. She confessed that this year’s graduating class has been on her mind a lot these past months, “a distraction and a beautiful burden.