Last updated on: 2/2/2017 | Author: ProCon.org

Linda Greenhouse, MSL Biography

Title:
Knight Distinguished Journalist in Residence and Joseph M. Goldstein Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School
Position:
None Found to the question "Is the ACLU Good for America?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of July 14, 2011

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
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Individuals with PhDs and JDs or equivalent advanced degrees in fields relevant to the ACLU. Also top-level government officials (such as foreign leaders, US presidents, Founding Fathers, Supreme Court Justices, members of legislative bodies, cabinet members, military leaders, etc.) with positions relevant to the ACLU.
Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Knight Distinguished Journalist in Residence and Joseph M. Goldstein Lecturer in Law, Yale Law School, 2009-present
  • Biweekly Columnist, New York Times
  • Fellow and Council Member, American Academy of Arts and Sciences
  • Honorary Member, American Law Institute
  • Member, Council of the American Philosophical Society
  • Member, Board of Overseers, Harvard University
  • Member, Senate of Phi Beta Kappa, Harvard University
  • Reporter on the Supreme Court, New York Times, 1978-2008
  • Former Chief of Albany Legislative Bureau, New York Times
  • Former News Clerk to Columnist James Reston, New York Times
  • Recipient, Henry Allen Moe Prize, Council of the American Philosophical Society, 2005
  • Visiting Scholar, Phi Beta Kappa, 2004-2005
  • Recipient, Henry J. Friendly Medal, American Law Institute, 2002
  • Recipient, Pulitzer Prize for beat reporting, 1998
Education:
  • MSL (Master of Studies in Law), Yale Law School, 1978
  • BA, magna cum laude, American Government, Radcliffe College, Harvard University, 1968
Other:
  • In 1977-1978 was sponsored by New York Times on a Ford Foundation fellowship at Yale Law School
  • Born on Jan. 9, 1947 and grew up in Hamden, CT