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A Baltimore Restaurant Group Apologizes to a Black Woman and Son for Unequally Enforcing Its Dress Code

Wendy Greene, JD, a professor in the Kline School of Law was quoted in a June 23 Washington Post story about appearance and grooming-code discrimination, after a Black woman and her son in Baltimore were refused service at a restaurant because of the way he was dressed – while a white family with a son dressed in a similar manner, was seated and served.

Eyes Blistering, Crawling on Highway: What It Felt Like to Be Tear Gassed on 676

Rachel E. Lopez, JD, associate professor in the Kline School of Law and director of the Andy and Gwen Stern Community Lawyering Clinic, co-authored a June 11 WHYY “Plan Philly” essay about what it felt like to be tear gassed on 676 during protests. 

It Took a Pandemic, but You Can Finally View Supreme Court Hearings Live

Lisa McElroy, JD, an associate professor in the Kline School of Law, was quoted in a May 3 New York Post article about how the Supreme Court will become more transparent as arguments will be held via teleconference with a live audio feed available to the public for the first time.

Unions Say Next Virus Relief Package Needs Pension Reform

Norman Stein, JD, a professor in the Kline School of Law, was quoted in an April 15 Law360 article about union pension funds and coronavirus relief legislation.

Tech’s Shadow Workforce Sidelined, Leaving Social Media to the Machines

Hannah Bloch-Wehba, JD, an assistant professor in the Kline School of Law, was quoted in a March 30 Bloomberg article about companies like Facebook and YouTube relying on software versus contract workers to address content moderation and customer support while the COVID-19 pandemic disrupts the networks of workers that keep social-media services running smoothly.

Can Police Unlock Your Phone? Disappearance of NJ Woman Shows Why Policy Frustrates Cops

Hannah Bloch-Wehba, JD, an assistant professor in the Kline School of Law, was quoted in a March 6 USA Today article about how Apple and Google have rebuffed law enforcement’s attempts to force them to unlock phones connected to criminal investigations.

The Verdict Is In: Courtrooms Seldom Overrule Bad Science

David DeMatteo, JD, PhD, associate professor in the Kline School of Law and the College of Arts and Sciences, together with Sarah Fishel, a student in the JD/PhD program, and Aislinn Tansey, a master's student, were mentioned in a Feb. 17 ScienceBlog article about research that determined courtrooms seldom overrule bad science.

Impeachment Winds Down

David S. Cohen, JD, a professor in the Kline School of Law, was interviewed on a Jan. 31 WHYY “Radio Times” segment about the impeachment process as it comes to a close, and the legal tactics used by both the Democrats and Republicans in this constitutional battle.

Harvey Weinstein Trial: How Finding an Impartial Jury Became a Spectacle

Daniel Filler, JD, dean of the Kline School of Law, was quoted in a Jan. 18 Guardian story about the challenge of finding an impartial jury for the Harvey Weinstein trial.

Brexit Wasn’t the Only Issue for British Voters. Health Care Is Big Too. | Opinion

Robert I Field, JD, PhD, a professor in the Kline School of Law and Dornsife School of Public Health, authored a Jan. 10 Philadelphia Inquirer column about the possibility of Britain ending its National Health Service and the future of health care in the country.

A Police Officer Sued a Black Lives Matter Protester for Violence He Didn’t Commit. What’s Next Has Free-Speech Advocates Worried.

Tabatha Abu El-Haj, JD, an associate professor in the Kline School of Law, was quoted in a Dec. 13 Washington Post article about the first amendment, violence at protests and efforts to sue protest organizers for the acts of others. The article was picked up by numerous outlets in including MSN News, The Seattle Times and SFGate.

Philadelphia-Area Law School Enrollment Continues to Rise

Daniel Filler, JD, dean of the Kline School of Law, was quoted in a Dec. 13 Philadelphia Business Journal article about the continued climb in enrollment for Philadelphia-area law schools. Applications for the Kline School of Law have increased from 1,307 to 1,642 over the past five years while the acceptance rate has declined from 50 percent to 40 percent.