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.
- Undermining Congressional Oversight of Covert Intelligence Operations: The Reagan Administration Secretly Arms Iran
- 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
- Alien Status Restrictions on Eligibility for Federally Funded Assistance Programs
- Right to Counsel after Kuhlmann v. Wilson: Deliberate Elicitation or Interrogation, The
- Restricting Access to Federal Habeas Corpus: Justice Sacrificed on the Altars of Expediency, Federalism and Deterrence
- Misadventures of State Postconviction Remedies, The
- Transformation of Aid to Families with Dependent Children: The Family Support Act in Historical Context, The
- Child Support for Welfare Families: Family Policy Trapped in Its Own Rhetoric
- Squatting in New York City: Justification and Strategy
- Antinomies of Poverty Law and a Theory of Dialogic Empowerment, The
In Depth Reading
Volume 16 Issue 1
Discusses the shift in immigration deportation proceedings within the span of 80 years and the climate of immigration courts.
Discusses impact of IRCA on undocumented workers; legislation to restrict immigrant workers is ineffective and misguided.
Analyses discriminatory practises against immigrants based on race and national origin, with special reference to undocumented immigrants.
Volume 16 Issue 2
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 intellignece matters.
Analyses sanctions to pregnant women for any harm they may cause to their unborn children. Analyses a subjective and objective health policy standard.
Volume 16 Issue 3
Critical analysis of the limited acces to federal habeas corpus by state prisoners with reference to proposed legislations and their impact on this issue.
Discussion on finality of criminal proceedings and the shrinking scope of habeas corpus. Addresses the issue of possible procedural reform.
Argues that potential federal habeas corpus petitioners should not be required to exhaust state postconviction remedies before applying for federal relief.
Analyzes changes to the IRCA and compares them with restrictions on aliens eligibility for federally funded assistance programs.
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.
Analysis of the AFDC Program and the federal amendments to it which have imposed more familial obligations on the poor than on any other class.
Analyses the problem of restricted public assistance programs due to bureaucratic hurdles in NYC. [Abstract only]