New Duke Law center will delve into science of criminal justice
The Center for Science and Justice, led by Professor Brandon Garrett, will apply legal and scientific research to reforming the criminal justice system.
Welcoming the LLM Class of 2020
Ninety-six accomplished attorneys from 39 countries began their LLM studies on Aug. 19
Access to justice wins Demo Day
Technology that aids pro se litigants, people seeking expunctions impresses judges at Duke Law Tech Lab's signature event.
Human Rights @ Duke Law
Clinic students support work of novel truth commission in N.C.
Students conducted extensive research and legal analysis, data visualization, and reporting in support of hearings held in late 2017 by the North Carolina Commission of Inquiry on Torture. Read the story
Tightening the Purse Strings
Tightening the Purse Strings: What Countering Terrorism Financing Costs Gender Equality and Security analyzes how countering terrorism financing rules impact women’s rights. Read the report
Clinic makes joint submission
to Pompeo’s “rights commission”
The submission identifies ten core concerning propositions relied upon by the Commission and eight principles of international human rights law that should instead guide its work. Read the story