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Peter Tillers
Worked at Cardozo School of Law, Yeshiva University
Attended Yale College
Lives in Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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A few years ago my former employer [Yeshiva University) awarded  Sheldon  Silver an honorary degree. Not very long ago Bernard Madoff  was a member of YU's governing board. YU' s ethics policies need to be overhauled.
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Taking Inference Seriously
Taking Inference Seriously I
am deeply honored to be here – to be virtually here – to receive
the Wigmore Lifetime Achievement Award. There
is relatively little doubt that some of you associate my name with
the so-called (and now not so new) New Evidence Sc...
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Was Senator McCaskill's harangue in the Senate committee hearing yesterday against the NFL demagoguery? (I think it was.) Why do we tolerate such behavior by public officials?
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As I predicted months ago, financial and economic sanctions alone would not deter Putin from seizing additional territory from Ukraine. Was this not foreseeable to any reasonable POTUS?
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MOSCOW--Russia's ruble was in freefall after tumbling at least 11 percent in a day in the country's worst crisis since 1998, even as the Central Bank struggled unsuccessfully to stop the devaluation with a
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The International Criminal Court's chief prosecutor dropped all "crimes against humanity" charges against Kenya's president on Friday for lack of evidence, highlighting the court's problems in bringing to justice the high-ranking officials it has accused of atrocities. Prosecutor Fatou...
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Jeb Bush seems to be a reasonable man. Does he have any chance of winning the Republican nomination for President? If he were to become President, could he control demagogues such as Ted Cruz?
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I wonder how this story will turn out. (It sounds suspicious to me. Is it just happenstance that public officials are paying a great deal of attention to "sex on campus"?) http://www.nytimes.com/2014/12/03/us/magazines-account-of-gang-rape-on-virginia-campus-comes-under-scrutiny.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&module=first-column-region&region=top-news&WT.nav=top-news&_r=0
An article in Rolling Stone magazine has come under scrutiny for its reporting methods, even as the University of Virginia and the local police investigate the events the article described.
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  • Cardozo School of Law, Yeshiva University
    Professor of Law, 1986 - 2014
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Jersey City, New Jersey - Cambridge, Massachusetts
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legal writer; dabbler in philosophy & epistemology; amateur photographer
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Student of the law of evidence, evidence, inference, and investigation. Sometimes writes books. Sometimes writes articles. Sometimes tinkers with computer programs to support the marshaling of evidence for legal activities such as trials and pretrial discovery and investigation. And sometimes takes photographs.
Education
  • Yale College
    A.B.; History, the Arts & Letters, 1961 - 1966
  • Harvard Law School
    J.D., 1966 - 1969
  • Harvard Law School
    LL.M., 1971 - 1972
  • Ludwig-Maximilians-University of Munich
    History & Philosophy, 1963 - 1964
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