VRA has been subject to narrowing through recent Supreme Court cases, but certain provsiion of the Act are within Constitutional bounds .
- 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)
- Standards-Based Educational Reforms: Progress, but Enough to Sustain Momentum
- Response to a Public Laboratory Dewey Barely Imagined: The Emerging Model of School Governance and Legal Reform
- The Fragile Promise of Provisionality
- Comments on Liebman and Sabel: A Public Laboratory Dewey Barely Imagined
- A Poisoned Field: Farmworkers, Pesticide Exposure, and Tort Recovery in an Era of Regulatory Failure
- Introduction: The Border Crossed US: Current Issues in Immigrant Labor
- Building Power among Low-Wage Immigrant Workers: Some Legal Considerations for Organizing Structures and Strategies
- Low Pay, High Risk: State Models for Advancing Immigrant Workers' Rights
In Depth Reading
Volume 28 Issue 1
A report advocating for upholding of the BCRA; focuses on banning soft money donations and issue advocacy.
Article exploring turning to state laws to obtain treatment rights for the mentally ill; focuses on the right-to-treatment movement.
Volume 28 Issue 2
Collective action by courts, legislatures, administrative agencies and citizens; accountability and adequacy; Kentucky and Texas; race to the top
economics effect on school reform; incentive based reform; a look at Boston Public Schools
liberal constitutional theory and conservative constitutional theory and the newly developing experimental constitutionalism
accountability reforms; standards and regular assessment of student performance; critique of NCLB teaching to the test and whether this is positive or negative
Volume 28 Issues 3 & 4
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.
Immigrants face long hours, low pay, poor working conditions, and deportation threat. Evidence of immigration enforcement involvement in labor disputes in NYC
Overview of the failed administrative regulation of pesticides and resulting tort actions
An overview of the type of work that immigrants do and It's dangers looking at state and federal protections of these workers.