Article exploring turning to state laws to obtain treatment rights for the mentally ill; focuses on the right-to-treatment movement.
- Why the Preclearance and Bailout Provisions of the Voting Rights Act Are Still a Constitutionally Proportional Remedy
- Evaluating the Bipartisan Campaign Reform Act (BCRA)
- Litigating for Treatment: The Use of State Laws and Constitutions in Obtaining Treatment Rights for Individuals with Mental Illness
- Toward Safer Fields: Using AWPA's Working Arrangement Provisions to Enforce Health and Safety Regulations Designed to Protect Farmworkers
- Border Crossed US: Current Issues in Immigrant Labor, The
- Building Power among Low-Wage Immigrant Workers: Some Legal Considerations for Organizing Structures and Strategies
- Poisoned Field: Farmworkers, Pesticide Exposure, and Tort Recovery in an Era of Regulatory Failure, A
In Depth Reading
Volume 28 Issue 1
VRA has been subject to narrowing through recent Supreme Court cases, but certain provsiion of the Act are within Constitutional bounds .
A report advocating for upholding of the BCRA; focuses on banning soft money donations and issue advocacy.
Volume 28 Issue 2
limits of crisis-driven network governance for high-quality public education for all; The role of courts and litigation
Legal strategies for school reform; desegregation and school finance litigation; Past reform cycles; Constitutional obligations and remedies; federal NCLB Act
reforming schools by having greater involvement is staff selection and increased focus on reading curriculum
Performance-based accountability systems increasing student performance associated with low-performing student populations; Retention and drop out issues
Volume 28 Issues 3 & 4
Immigrants face long hours, low pay, poor working conditions, and deportation threat. Evidence of immigration enforcement involvement in labor disputes in NYC
Description of the harms and dangers to farmworkers because of the underenforcement of EPA and OSHA and why to support the AWPA's private right of action.
increased restrictions on the legal rights of undocumented workers; need for collective action; workers centers, unions, and alternative models
Overview of the failed administrative regulation of pesticides and resulting tort actions