Korematsu Center

Press Coverage


Korematsu Center joins children of Japanese internment litigants to fight travel ban

February 16, 2017

The center was joined by the children of litigants in the Japanese relocation and incarceration cases from World War II, civil rights organizations, and national and New York bar associations of color. 

Korematsu Center files amicus brief in Washington state's case against Trump

February 06, 2017

In its amicus brief, the Korematsu Center asserts that courts actually can – and should – review executive branch action on immigration.  

Korematsu Center condemns President Trump's executive order restricting immigration

January 29, 2017

Korematsu Center condemns President Trump's executive order restricting immigration 

Korematsu Center asks SCOTUS to deny federal registration of disparaging trademarks

November 17, 2016

The Korematsu Center was joined by national affinity bar associations in filing an amicus brief with the Supreme Court of the United States addressing federal registration of racially disparaging trademarks. 

Attorney Melissa Lee joins Korematsu Center staff

November 08, 2016

Once an undergrad here studying Spanish and international studies, Melissa Lee now returns to Seattle University as a staff attorney at the law school's Fred T. Korematsu Center for Law and Equality.  

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