In the last decade virtually every state’s prison system witnessed population growth of unprecedented proportions-we will defer the definition of “overcrowding” to our authors and panelists. Yet we remain aware that a limited amount of physical space, correctional staff and both tangible and intangible services are being allocated to a consistently increasing number of prisoners.
DOJ guidance for mentally impaired detainees in immigration removal proceedings should be amended to provide counsel at earlier signs of incompetence.
Voting rights advocates should explore section 11(b) of the Voting Rights Act as a vehicle to combat voter intimidation.
Mandatory arbitration for guestworkers, a uniquely vulnerable group, will result in class inequality and worse conditions for all workers.
A transgender student's expression of her gender identity, including through the use of gender consistent bathrooms, is First Amendment protected speech,