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On the Job: Working at the Manhattan District Attorney’s Office

On the Job: Working at the Manhattan District Attorney’s Office

Lily Li, Staff Writer
November 11, 2016
Filed under FEATURES

CAS senior Daniella Haviv talks about her work at the Manhattan District Attorney's Office.

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‘Loving’ Proves Comforting in Its Justice

‘Loving’ Proves Comforting in Its Justice

Sophie Bennett, Staff Writer
November 4, 2016
Filed under ARTS, Film, TOP STORIES

The new film "Loving" captures with astounding emotion and power the importance of the Supreme Court case Loving v. Virginia which ruled in 1964 that any law prohibiting interracial marriage was unconstitutional.

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“Trapped” Details Absurd Abortion Laws

“Trapped” Details Absurd Abortion Laws

Jenny Levine, Contributing Writer
October 13, 2016
Filed under ARTS, Film

In a heartbreaking portrait of conservative southern politics, Dawn Porter's documentary "Trapped" looks into the restrictions placed on abortion clinics in the United States and the way it regulates women's bodies.

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Pit Bull Bans Only Breed Paranoia

Pit Bull Bans Only Breed Paranoia

Alyssa DeFalco, Contributing Writer
October 4, 2016
Filed under OPINION, TOP STORIES

Breed banning will never actually work to stop dog bites.

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Law School Dishes Out $175k Scholarship

Law School Dishes Out $175k Scholarship

Greta Chevance, Deputy News Editor
March 21, 2016
Filed under Diversity at NYU, NEWS, University News

NYU alumna Damaris Hernández attributes her success in the legal world to NYU's AnBryce scholarship for lower-income students, which was founded by NYU alumni Anthony Welters.

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NYU Calls Out Common App on Criminal Convictions Checkbox

Lexi Faunce and Anne Cruz
February 1, 2016
Filed under NEWS, University News

After student urging, NYU sent Common App a letter requesting it to research and to consider the harmful effects of marking a box signifying prior incarcerations.

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Black Diaspora Icon Stresses Education

Black Diaspora Icon Stresses Education

Daniela Cobos, Contributing Writer
February 1, 2016
Filed under NEWS, University News

On Jan. 29, Christiane Taubira, France’s former minister of justice, spoke at NYU about her life story and her political convictions during a public lecture.

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NYC vendors not complying to 21 and up cigarette law change

NYC vendors not complying to 21 and up cigarette law change

Christine Wang, Deputy News Editor
November 30, 2015
Filed under NEWS, University News

NYU researchers discovered after NYC raised the legal age to purchase cigarettes to 21, few retailers are enforcing the law since the change.

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Fashion comes to Cuba with Karl Lagerfeld in 2017

Fashion comes to Cuba with Karl Lagerfeld in 2017

Carson Kessler, Staff Writer
November 9, 2015
Filed under Beauty & Style, Fashion Week

Is Cuba ready to be swept by the fashion world? Karl Lagerfeld says yes as Chanel plans to debut their next resort collection in the capital city of Havana.

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[UPDATE] ‘Ban the Box’ scores victory with New York City law

Alex Bazeley, News Editor
November 3, 2015
Filed under City News, NEWS

A law that went into effect last week will prevent NYC employers from asking about past criminal convictions until the final stages of the hiring process.

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Alum, Miami Dolphins owner gives $20 million to NYU Law

Alum, Miami Dolphins owner gives $20 million to NYU Law

Alice Zhang, Contributing Writer
September 23, 2015
Filed under NEWS, University News

The NYU law school just received its largest donation in the history of the school.

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Students protest law school response

Students protest law school response

Mark Sologuren, Contributing Writer
April 7, 2015
Filed under NEWS

NYU Law students claimed they received intimidating emails from faculty members after they signed a statement of no confidence in Harold Koh.

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