Feminism takes as its distinctive focus gender-based injustices, and critically investigates the nature of and remedies for these injustices. Feminism flourishes in diverse fields of thought and practice, and its critical claims – centering on injustices to women – play
- Off the Pedestal and into the Arena: Toward Including Women in Experimental Protocols
- Much Ado about Nothing: NLRB Regulation of Union Affiliation Elections
- Choosing the Insidious Path: West Virginia University Hospitals, Inc. v. Casey and the Importance of Experts in Civil Rights Litigation
- Beyond Accommodation: Ethical Feminism, Deconstruction, and the Law
- Death in the Legislature: Inventing Legal Tools for Autonomy
- Abandoned But Not Forgotten: The Illegal Confinement of Elderly People in State Psychiatric Institutions
- Burying the Dead: The Case against Revival of Pre-Roe and Pre-Casey Abortion Statutes in a Post-Casey World
- The Hollow Hope: Can Courts Bring About Social Change?
- Sentencing Enhancements under the Federal Sentencing Guidelines: Punishment without Proof
- Systemic Deterrence against Prospective Asylum Seekers: A Study of the South Texas Immigration District
- Determining Asylum Claims in the United States: A Case Study on the Implementation of Legal Norms in an Unstructured Adjudicatory Environment
- Gestational Surrogacy: Unsettling State Parentage Law and Surrogacy Policy
- The Pending Crisis in Employer-Provided Health Benefits for Retirees: Are Tax Breaks for Employers the Answer
- An Alternative to Privacy: The First Amendment Right of Intimate Association
- Recognizing Rape as a Method of Torture
- Girls Lean Back Everywhere: The Law of Obscenity and the Assault on Genius
In Depth Reading
Volume 19 Issue 1
It is not enough to increase diverse enrollment in law schools, and a change in law school pedagogy to better integrate everyone is necessary.
Brief advocating the preservation of Roe v. Wade, and a woman's right to choose. Restrictive abortion laws hurt women's health and NYC resources.
The disallowance of shifting testimony fees to the losing party in civil rights cases impedes access to courts for parties that cannot afford it.
Volume 19 Issue 2
In The Past and Future of Affirmative Action, Ronald Turner strives to describe and explain the law without joining in the debate over the moral and political justifications of affirmative action. His goal is to explain in detail how the
Article about geriatric patients in pschiatric institutions being detained illegally. Examines the kind of medicines administered to them as well.
Explores the impact of Cruzan in New York especially when it comes to incompetent patients being forcibly given treatment that does not benefit them.
Discusses the problem of Casey and the confusion and ambiguity it has caused and argues against the revival of pre-Casey criminal abortion statutes.
Volume 19 Issue 3
Critical analysis of standards of proof and federal sentencing guidelines. Also examines burden of proof determination.
Explores the process of seeking asylum and analyses the procedural nuances involved with reference to South Texas.
Article discusses the problems in asylum claims and focuses on the legislative and judicial framework to decide them.
Capital punishment has been applied in North America virtually since the first European settlers arrived. It has been estimated that about 16,000 people have been legally executed in the United States and its colonial predecessors; an unknown additional number of
Volume 19 Issue 4
Explores post retirement benefits and the procedural and policy reforms that can enhance it.
Analyses the traditional role of public interest lawyering and addressed the issue of critical lawyering in the present legal framework.
Discusses critical legal studies, legal oppositionism and the notion of organisation life.
Explores the role of the state in shaping our network and therefore, the importance of privacy in matters of our personal networks.