Roundtable discussion in the Symposium about the speaker's impressions and takeaways from the event (ways to work together and come together).
- Understanding the Public Health Policies behind Ferguson
- Is the Attorney General the Custodian of An Ins Detainee - Personal Jurisdiction and the Immediate Custodian Rule in Immigration-Related Habeas Actions
- Closing the Circle: Case v. Nebraska and the Future of Habeas Reform
- Suspect Choices: Lineup Procedures and the Abdication of Judicial and Prosecutorial Responsibility for Improving the Criminal Justice System
- Greasing the Wheel: How the Criminal Justice System Hurts Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgendered People and Why Hate Crime Laws Won't Save Them
- Comparative Proportionality Reviews Reconceptualized: Categorizing Mitigation and Satisfying the Eighth Amendment in the Death Penalty
- When the State Is Silent: An Analysis of AEDPA's Adjudication Requirement
- Amici Curiae Brief of New York law school professors in People v. Harris: Constitutionality of the New York Death Penalty Statute under the State Constitution's Cruel and Unusual Punishments and Antidiscrimination Clauses
In Depth Reading
Volume 27 Issue 1
A poem from the Blackout Arts Collective, exploring themes of movement-building through poetry.
Using the theories of political race to understand social movements, and how white organizers can and should defer to people of color within the movement.
Applying the theories of political race and the Miner's Canary to discuss anti-Asian policies and sentiments in the USA.
Volume 27 Issue 4
There needs to be effective state postconviction procedures; looks at Case v. Nebraska and builds upon that principle while offering further suggestions.
AG should be the custodian of immigrants in INS custody (not the warden), and habeas corpus actions should be directed at the AG as the appropriate respondent.
The Court and the prosecution in People v. Franco failed in improving criminal justice system by not adopting lineup reforms.
The flaws of the public health system played a role in exacerbating legal issues of pregnant women being arrested in hospitals.
Volume 27 Issues 2 & 3
The death penalty is an issue that affects the LGBT community and that hate crime legislation is not helpful to advancing the interests of the community.
Analyzing AEDPA and arguing that perfunctory state opinions in habeas corpus cases should be reviewed de novo rather than deferring to state courts.
The concept of closure and how it relates to incarcerated individuals, victims, and how it cannot be used to justify the death penalty.
Is AEDPA's statute of limitations constitutional in barring habeas corpus petitions in situations where petitioners can make a "colorable showing" of innocence.