New York Times Quotes Professor Tang's Paper on Supreme Court and Abortion
New York Times Opinion columnist Jamelle Bouie’s May 10 column, headlined “The Movement That Put Alito on the Court Isn’t Finished,” referenced Professor Aaron Tang’s 2021 paper “The Originalist Case for an Abortion Middle Ground.” Bouie wrote the column in response to the leaked draft opinion by U.S. Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito overturning Roe v. Wade.
Aaron Tang joined the UC Davis faculty in 2016. His teaching and research interests include constitutional law, education law, federal courts, labor law, and the intersections among civil litigation, the political process, and public policy more broadly. A graduate of Stanford Law School, he has clerked for Judge J. Harvie Wilkinson III of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit and Justice Sonia Sotomayor of the U.S. Supreme Court. His scholarly articles have appeared in law journals such as the Stanford Law Review, New York University Law Review, Virginia Law Review, George Washington Law Review, and Harvard Journal of Law & Public Policy.