Called to Act
HLS alumni, students, faculty, and staff have always been of people of action. Here are stories of how they are leading change in the world.
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In Crimmigration Clinic victory, Supreme Judicial Court rules state law enforcement lacks ‘detainer’ authority
The Harvard Legal Aid Bureau at 100
I was elected by the women of Ireland, who instead of rocking the cradle, rocked the system.
Mr. Special Prosecutor
By Julia Collins. Harvard Law Bulletin, Summer 1997
A generation has passed since Watergate and the Saturday Night Massacre catapulted Archibald Cox '37 to the center of national attention. After Watergate Professor Cox resumed quieter legal pursuits: teaching at the Law School, chairing the national citizens' lobbying group Common Cause, handling pro bono cases, recommending court reforms in Massachusetts, and writing articles and books.
The Law and Happiness in Bhutan
IHRC’s partner in negotiations of Nuclear Weapon Ban Treaty wins Nobel Peace Prize
I came to law school because I wanted to learn how to tell stories in a new way.