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Penny M. Venetis

Penny M. Venetis is the Dickinson R. Debevoise Scholar at Rutgers Law School, where she is a Clinical Professor of Law and the Director of the International Human Rights Clinic. She has taught at Rutgers since 1993. Professor Venetis is an expert in both civil rights law and international human rights law, and pioneered efforts to integrate international law into U.S. law. Her scholarship focuses on the intersection of human rights law and constitutional law.

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Ginsburg’s Legal Victories for Women Led to Landmark Anti-Discrimination Rulings for the LGBTQ Community, Too

Advances were only possible because Ruth Bader Ginsburg paved the way for applying the equal protection clause beyond its original purpose, to promote equality for women.

Penny M. Venetis ·


Mail-In Voting Does Not Cause Fraud, but Judges Are Buying the GOP’s Argument That It Does

Faulty legal decisions have tremendous power to impact how Americans vote this November, regardless of the strength of the COVID-19 virus. 

Penny M. Venetis ·

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