Experts Assess the President’s Climate Plan

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On August 3, 2015, President Barack Obama and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced the Clean Power Plan, a federal plan aimed at reducing carbon emissions from power plants by 32 percent from 2005 levels by 2030. Here, Harvard Law faculty and policy experts offer some initial assessments of the plan’s anticipated benefits and potential […]

Minow, Whiting and True-Frost publish volume of essays on ‘First Global Prosecutor’ Luis Moreno Ocampo

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Harvard Law School Dean Martha Minow, HLS Professor Alex Whiting and Syracuse University College of Law Assistant Professor Cora True-Frost have published a volume of essays that examine the role and the legacy of the first prosecutor for the International Criminal Court (ICC), Luis Moreno Ocampo.

CHLPI study finds life-threatening barriers in access to breakthrough Hepatitis C drugs

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A team of researchers from Harvard Law School’s Center for Health Law and Policy Innovation, Brown University’s Department of Medicine, Rhode Island’s Miriam Hospital, Treatment Action Group, and Kirby Institute of Australia, has released findings from a nationwide study of Medicaid policies for the treatment of hepatitis C virus (HCV), which affects over 3 million Americans.

Zittrain delivers chair lecture: ‘Love the Processor, Hate the Process’

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In a lecture marking his appointment as George Bemis Professor of International Law at Harvard Law School, Jonathan Zittrain ’95 addressed the impact of algorithms on our lives—both on and offline—in a lecture titled “Love the Processor, Hate the Process: The Temptations of Clever Algorithms and When to Resist Them.”