The flaws of the public health system played a role in exacerbating legal issues of pregnant women being arrested in hospitals.
The Court and the prosecution in People v. Franco failed in improving criminal justice system by not adopting lineup reforms.
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.
There needs to be effective state postconviction procedures; looks at Case v. Nebraska and builds upon that principle while offering further suggestions.
Other Issues in this Volume
- Greasing the Wheel: How the Criminal Justice System Hurts Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgendered People and Why Hate Crime Laws Won't Save Them
- Cruel and Unusual Punishment: A Reconsideration of the Lackey Claim
- 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