Law & Policy

Understanding environmental rollback

In a Q&A, environmental law Professor Deborah Sivas discusses a recent executive order that empowers federal agencies to override legal requirements for environmental reviews and community feedback related to major infrastructure projects.

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Privacy and COVID-19 tracing technology

Al Gidari of the Center for Internet and Society discusses the new tools and privacy concerns surrounding tech in contact tracing for COVID-19.

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Q&A: David Sklansky on two IG firings

Stanford Law Professor David Sklansky discusses the firings of two Inspectors General with important oversight roles: One was assigned to oversee the massive $2 trillion COVID-19 aid package;  the other determined last year that the whistleblower complaint in the Ukraine scandal was “credible” and should be forwarded to Congress.