A report advocating for upholding of the BCRA; focuses on banning soft money donations and issue advocacy.
- Litigating for Treatment: The Use of State Laws and Constitutions in Obtaining Treatment Rights for Individuals with Mental Illness
- Why the Preclearance and Bailout Provisions of the Voting Rights Act Are Still a Constitutionally Proportional Remedy
- Evaluating the Bipartisan Campaign Reform Act (BCRA)
- Crisis, Community, and Courts in Network Governance: A Response to Liebman and Sabel's Approach to Reform of Public Education
- Results or Retrenchment: The Real Race in American Educational Reform
- Standards-Based Educational Reforms: Progress, but Enough to Sustain Momentum
- Public Laboratory Dewey Barely Imagined: The Emerging Model of School Governance and Legal Reform
- Poisoned Field: Farmworkers, Pesticide Exposure, and Tort Recovery in an Era of Regulatory Failure, A
- Border Crossed US: Current Issues in Immigrant Labor, The
- Low Pay, High Risk: State Models for Advancing Immigrant Workers' Rights
- Inter-American Court of Human Rights Defines Unauthorized Migrant Workers' Rights for the Hemisphere: A Comment on Advisory Opinion 18, The
In Depth Reading
Volume 28 Issue 1
Article exploring turning to state laws to obtain treatment rights for the mentally ill; focuses on the right-to-treatment movement.
VRA has been subject to narrowing through recent Supreme Court cases, but certain provsiion of the Act are within Constitutional bounds .
Volume 28 Issue 2
nationwide systemic school reform; obstacles to school reform;
combination of top-down, bottom-up approaches; standardized measures; NCLB is the reflection of these concepts; judicial role in reform
Legal strategies for school reform; desegregation and school finance litigation; Past reform cycles; Constitutional obligations and remedies; federal NCLB Act
Link between housing and school segregation; need to talk about racism and its role in school reform
Volume 28 Issues 3 & 4
An overview of the type of work that immigrants do and It's dangers looking at state and federal protections of these workers.
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
Immigrants face long hours, low pay, poor working conditions, and deportation threat. Evidence of immigration enforcement involvement in labor disputes in NYC