Nancy Gertner


Nancy Gertner, a retired federal judge, is a professor at Harvard Law School.


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Why do some offenders get a fresh start while others receive harsh, one-size-fits-all sentencing? Read more


The author took issue in the Prospect with Harvard's new guidelines for disciplinary proceedings in campus rape cases. Alexandra Brodsky offered an opposing view on our website.  Read more

Law and Justice

Can we reconcile the belated attention to rape on campus with due process? Read more

Law and Justice