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Boston College Law School faculty are used as legal experts and sources by a growing number of reporters and media outlets, both across the country and around the world. This section of the website contains a selection of links to articles where BC Law faculty have been recently quoted.

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Professor Fred Yen
Yen Talks to WGBH Radio on City's Fight with Wynn Resorts Over Casino

Wynn Resorts and supporters of their plan for a casino in Everett are lashing out in their ongoing feud with the city of Boston.

Professor Dan Lyons
Lyons Op Ed on MarketWatch Covers Amazon's Ban on Rival Media Players

The Titans of Silicon Valley have long battled for control of the television, that stubborn holdout in the living room that has long resisted being dragged into the Internet age.

Professor Richard Albert
Albert Honored at ASCL Conference

BC Law professor Richard Albert was honored at the annual meeting of the American Society of Comparative Law (ASCL) in Dallas, held October 1-3, 2015, for his service as Chair of the ACL’s Younger Comparativists Committee from February 2011 to October 2015.

Professor Francine Sherman
Sherman's Gender Injustice Report Generates Media Coverage

Clinical Professor Francine Sherman's comprehensive report on girls in the juvenile justice system, Gender Injustice, is being picked up by media outlets across the country.

Professor Fred Yen
Yen Talks to CBS Channel 4 on Draft Kings/Fan Duel Controversy

DraftKings recently denied insider trading allegations after an employee won $350,000 playing on rival website FanDuel. WBZ-TV's Ryan Kath reports.

Professor Ray Madoff
Madoff Quoted in Daily Beast Op Ed on Fiorina's Involvement with Donor Advised Fund

Carly Fiorina is so opposed to Planned Parenthood, which she believes is “pushing women into late-term abortions so they can more successfully harvest body parts,” that she would shut the government down in order to prevent it from receiving any federal funding.

Professor Cathy Kaveny
Kaveny Quoted in NY Times on Kentucky Clerk's Pope Visit

The private meeting Pope Francis held with defiant Kentucky clerk Kim Davis is a strong papal endorsement of religious resistance to gay marriage, but it doesn't necessarily mean he approves of how she's waged her fight, experts said Wednesday.

Professor Mary Bilder
Bilder Op Eds on Madison's Notes Featured on HNN, We're History

September 17, 2015—Constitution Day—marks the 228th anniversary of the signing of the U.S. Constitution. It is a non-anniversary.  

Professor Robert Bloom
Bloom in Globe on Local Union's 'Top Chef' Troubles

When a Hollywood crew arrived in Boston in the late 1970s to film “The Brink’s Job” about a brazen North End robbery dubbed the crime of the century, it was the victim of another hold-up — this one by members of Teamsters Local 25.

mary sarah bilder
Bilder Featured in Constitution Project Film on Magna Carta

(Constitution Project)--Professor Mary Bilder was highlighted as an expert in a Constitution Project film titled "Magna Carta and the Constitution."


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