After Months of Advocacy and Debate, Harvard Law Recommends Shield Change

As you’ve likely heard by now, Harvard Law School has recommended changing its shield. This decision comes after months of advocacy and debate. Most recently, a Record-conducted poll found that more than fifty percent of students support changing the shield.

You may read Dean Minow’s transmittal letter here: https://today.law.harvard.edu/wp-content/uploads/2016/03/memo_to_corporation_minow-030316.pdf

You may read the committee’s report and recommendation here: https://today.law.harvard.edu/wp-content/uploads/2016/03/Shield-Committee-Report.pdf

You may read a dissenting opinion by Professor Gordon-Reed (a member of the shield committee) here: https://today.law.harvard.edu/wp-content/uploads/2016/03/Shield_Committee-Different_View.pdf

 

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