A judge's role in the desegregation of Buffalo's schools after Brown presents an example for a new role of the judiciary in institutional reform cases.
- The Political Economy of the Dormant Commerce Clause
- Permitting Prejudice to Govern: Equal Protection, Military Deference, and the Exclusion of Lesbians and Gay Men from the Military
- Equal Protection and a Deaf Person's Right to Serve as a Juror
- A Judge Shapes and Manages Institutional Reform: School Desegregation in Buffalo
- Federal Welfare Reform in Light of the California Experience: Early Lessons for State Implementation of the Jobs Program
- An Examination of Comparatively Excessive Death Sentences in South Carolina 1979-1987
- Legal Text and Lawyers' Culture in South Africa
- Supreme Court's Denial of Reasonable Attorney's Fees to Prevailing Civil Rights Plaintiffs, The
- Representation of Clients with Disabilities: Issues of Ethics and Control
- Damage Actions as a Strategy for Enhancing the Quality of Care of Persons with Mental Disabilities
- Helping the Mute to Speak: The Availability of Augmentative Communication Devices under Medicaid
- The Remedies Gap: Compensation and Implementation under the Education for All Handicapped Children Act
In Depth Reading
Volume 17 Issue 1
Article seeks to show deaf people are equally as competent to serve on a juror as any other person, and the idea they are not is unsupported.
The Court should rethink its commerce clause jurisprudence to better align with modem economic realities already recognized by the Court's other decisions.
Exluding lesbians and gay men from the military is unconstitutional, and courts are not required by their deference to the military to allow the discrimination.
Volume 17 Issue 2
One way to aid Social Security disability claimants is to enforce the recent articulation of the Treating Physician Rule as a Morgan evidentiary presumption.
In recent years, the increased denial of benefits to people who are "eligible" for pubilc assitance has had devestating effects, and reforms are neccessary.
Industry practice reveals that subcontracting must be considered a mandatory subject of collective bargaining, despite the Court's relaxtion of this duty.
Unfortunately the command for racial neutrality in the law follows a two-century history of racism and its consequences for racial minorities today.
Volume 17 Issue 3
Broad-based reform of the law regarding attorney's fees is necessary to remedy the lack of attorney willing to represent clients in civil rights cases.
This Article focuses on the reproductive freedom issues that arise in the context of AIDS and HIV infection in pregnant women and women of childbearing age.
The theory and practice of proportionality review in South Carolina offers inadequate protection against disproportionate death sentences.
Suggestions states can take to avail themselves of the Family Support Act's opportunities and to avoid its pitfalls, using a California program as an example.
Volume 17 Issue 4
Examination of the availability of and the proper standard for providing augmentative communication devices under Medicaid.
This article provides guidance to those representing litigants in housing discrimination matters to negotiate the procedural choices provided by the FHAA.
This Article analyzes ways to further client-centered legal representationof clients with mental disabilities.
The absence of competent remedies in the Education for All Handicapped Children Act, the "remedies gap," has exacerbated implementation problems.