Keynote address from the colloquium discussing the need for immigration reform and steps, both proposed and actual, taken to effect change.
- Pregnancy Police: The Health Policy and Legal Implications of Punishing Pregnant Women for Harm to Their Fetuses
- Parratt v. Taylor: Unauthorized Deprivations and the Content of an Adequate Remedy
- Undermining Congressional Oversight of Covert Intelligence Operations: The Reagan Administration Secretly Arms Iran
- The Right to Counsel after Kuhlmann v. Wilson: Deliberate Elicitation or Interrogation
- Restricting Access to Federal Habeas Corpus: Justice Sacrificed on the Altars of Expediency, Federalism and Deterrence
- Alien Status Restrictions on Eligibility for Federally Funded Assistance Programs
- The Misadventures of State Postconviction Remedies
- Squatting in New York City: Justification and Strategy
- Administrative Closings of Public Assistance Cases: The Rise of Hunger and Homelessness in New York City
- Litigation Strategies for Addressing Bureaucratic Disentitlement
- Mobilization on the Margins of the Lawsuit: Making Space for Clients to Speak
In Depth Reading
Volume 16 Issue 1
Transcript of panel discussion presenting different views about the impact of the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986 on labor unions and their members.
Traces refugee policy in the U.S. and Canada, coming to the conclusion that such changes are ultimately not progress for providing refugees a safe haven.
Discusses the shift in immigration deportation proceedings within the span of 80 years and the climate of immigration courts.
Volume 16 Issue 2
Analyses sanctions to pregnant women for any harm they may cause to their unborn children. Analyses a subjective and objective health policy standard.
Analyses actions by the state, whether remedies can be obtained from a federal court and the due process implications of the same.
Discusses covert arms sales and the violation of Title V of the National Securities Act, 1947 and executive privilege in intelligence matters.
Volume 16 Issue 3
Analysis of the right to cousel following miranda warnings and the ambiguity between deliberate elicitation and interrogation.
Discussion on finality of criminal proceedings and the shrinking scope of habeas corpus. Addresses the issue of possible procedural reform.
Analyzes changes to the IRCA and compares them with restrictions on aliens eligibility for federally funded assistance programs.
Critical analysis of the limited acces to federal habeas corpus by state prisoners with reference to proposed legislations and their impact on this issue.
Volume 16 Issue 4
Explores the flaws of the child support system. Duscusses the social benefit of child support and analyses alternative child support mechanisms.
Discussion on aid to female-headed households in poverty and the reforms of the federal Family Support Act, 1988.
Analyses the problem of restricted public assistance programs due to bureaucratic hurdles in NYC. [Abstract only]