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
- Litigating for Treatment: The Use of State Laws and Constitutions in Obtaining Treatment Rights for Individuals with Mental Illness
- Evaluating the Bipartisan Campaign Reform Act (BCRA)
- Border Crossed US: Current Issues in Immigrant Labor, The
- Building Power among Low-Wage Immigrant Workers: Some Legal Considerations for Organizing Structures and Strategies
- Inter-American Court of Human Rights Defines Unauthorized Migrant Workers' Rights for the Hemisphere: A Comment on Advisory Opinion 18, The
- Low Pay, High Risk: State Models for Advancing Immigrant Workers' Rights
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
economics effect on school reform; incentive based reform; a look at Boston Public Schools
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
combination of top-down, bottom-up approaches; standardized measures; NCLB is the reflection of these concepts; judicial role in reform
Volume 28 Issues 3 & 4
increased restrictions on the legal rights of undocumented workers; need for collective action; workers centers, unions, and alternative models
An overview of the type of work that immigrants do and It's dangers looking at state and federal protections of these workers.
Overview of the failed administrative regulation of pesticides and resulting tort actions
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.