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Source: Massachusetts Racial Disparity Report

Harvard Law School researchers identify the mechanisms that lead to longer sentences for nonwhite defendants.

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hotograph of demonstrators in front of the federal courthouse in Boston where the SFFA v. Harvard trial took place, with signs reading "Harvard No More Racial Stereotyping" and "My Race Should Not Hurt Me In Admissions.

In October 2018, supporters of Students for Fair Admissions hold signs in front of the federal courthouse where the admissions trial took place.

Photograph by Alamy Images

Appellate arguments are heard in a closely watched admissions case. 

9.16.20 | News

Loeb House, where the University’s governing boards convene
Photograph by Harvard Magazine/JC

Limits on election of petition candidates and other measures are adopted.

9.15.20 | News

According to the data set assembled by Harvard Law School scholars, black and Latinx people are overrepresented in Massachusetts criminal caseload compared to their population in the state. White people make up 74.3 percent of the state’s population and are defendants in in 58.7 percent of cases. Black people make up 6.5 percent of the population and are defendants in 17.1 percent of cases. Latinx people make up 8.7 percent of the population, and are defendants in in 18.3 percent of cases. Click on image to view full graphic

Source: Massachusetts Racial Disparity Report

Harvard Law School researchers identify the mechanisms that lead to longer sentences for nonwhite defendants.

9.9.20 | News
A portrait of Eileen Connor and Toby Merrill of the Harvard Law School's Project on Predatory Student Lending

Eileen Connor (left) and Toby Merrill of the Harvard Law School's Project on Predatory Student Lending
Photograph courtesy of the Project on Predatory Student Lending

A Harvard Law School clinic tackles the for-profit college industry

9.8.20 | Graduate Schools
The author's dog, Yuki, sits on the grass during a walk in the park.

The author's dog, Yuki, out for a walk. 
Photograph courtesy of Matteo Wong

A new College semester begins, at home. 

9.8.20 | Opinion
Graphic with red background that reads: At Home with Harvard: Back to School

  

Our coverage of the freshman experience at Harvard

9.4.20 | At Home with Harvard
Lawrence S. Bacow

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President Bacow’s somber opening message for a challenging academic year—updated to include his Morning Prayers remarks

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