Address on the landscape of meaningful racial reform.
In Depth Reading
Volume 12 Issue 1
Analysis of recent trends in alternatives to incarceration; such reforms may increase criminal justice intervention without reductions in overall incarceration
High-level assessment of prison overcrowding; addresses successes, failures, and remedies of the American prison system
Reflection on other professors' thoughts during the colloquium on how to reform the criminal justice system.
Volume 12 Issue 2
Tracks the development of selective incapacitation as an alternative sentencing procedure; argues for rejection because its impossible to predict dangerousness
The male sexual impulse is a means for courts to find that men and women are not similarly situated; application of this principle in different areas of the law
Examines ways the law can ensure democratic governance in the internal affairs of unions
Volume 12 Issue 3
Analysis of child welfare legal frameworks and their failure to incorporate non-nuclear family kinship structures and cultural nuances
Explanation of the psychological dimensions of child and parent; argument that privacy of family should be protected, and child's rights should be paramount
Responses by professor of child welfare and family law related to the role that the law should play in affecting family bonds and child placement
Discussion of the impact on child welfare law and policy of seminal works arguing for less state intervention in removing children from functional families