Steven Lubet

Williams Memorial Professor, Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law, specializing in: litigation; legal ethics; legal history; abolitionism; proof of facts. Author, "Fugitive Justice: Runaways, Rescuers, and Slavery on Trial" and "The 'Colored Hero' of Harpers Ferry: John Anthony Copeland and the War against Slavery."

Recent blog posts by this author

How a study about Chronic Fatigue Syndrome was doctored, adding to pain and stigma

The public relies on scientists to report their findings accurately and completely, but that does not always happen. Too often, researchers announce only their most favorable outcomes, while keeping more disappointing results well out of sight....