COVID-19 Response

As the world continues to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Center for Public Health Law Research provides guidance on current legal problems and evidence-based strategies to overcome them in a fair and effective way. We will maintain this page throughout the ongoing pandemic.

Evidence, Research and Analysis

Open Letter to the US Government

  • Open Letter – More than 800 public health, human rights, and legal experts and organizations signed an open letter to Vice President Mike Pence and other government officials about steps to achieving an equitable and effective response to COVID-19.

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