Jack Balkin

Law professor, Academic

1956 –

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Who is Jack Balkin?

Jack M. Balkin is an American legal scholar. He is the Knight Professor of Constitutional Law and the First Amendment at Yale Law School. Balkin is the founder and director of the Yale Information Society Project, a research center whose mission is "to study the implications of the Internet, telecommunications, and the new information technologies for law and society." He also directs the Knight Law and Media Program and the Abrams Institute for Free Expression at Yale Law School.

Balkin publishes the legal blog, Balkinization, and is also a correspondent for The Atlantic.

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Born
Aug 13, 1956
Kansas City
Also known as
  • J. Balkin
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • University of Cambridge
  • Harvard University
Employment
  • Yale Law School

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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