Skip to content
  • The 115-year-old Supreme Court opinion that could determine rights during a pandemic

    CNN - 04/10/2020

    “The 5th Circuit used Jacobson in a very wooden way and without appreciating everything that has happened, doctrinally and constitutionally, in the 115 years since,” said Northeastern University law professor Wendy Parmet, who specializes in public health law. “They cherry-picked from Jacobson.”
  • Cookies on Northeastern sites

    This website uses cookies and similar technologies to understand your use of our website and give you a better experience. By continuing to use the site or closing this banner without changing your cookie settings, you agree to our use of cookies and other technologies. To find out more about our use of cookies and how to change your settings, please go to our Privacy Statement.