Covers the ethical issues in public defense as a result of "problem solving courts" and the rise of plea deals.
- Monogamy's Law: Compulsory Monogamy and Polyamorous Existence
- The Subordination of Subsidized Guardianship in Child Welfare Proceedings
- Flunking the Methodology Test: A Flawed Tax-Exemption Standard for Educational Organizations That Advocate a Particular Position or Viewpoint
- Protecting the Integrity of the Court: Trial Court Responsibility for Preventing Ineffective Assistance of Counsel in Criminal Cases
- Pressing Public Necessity: The Unconstitutionality of the Absconder Apprehension Initiative
- Civil Liberties during National Emergencies: The Interactions between the Three Branches of Government in Coping with Past and Current Threats to the Nation's Security
- Shafiq Rasul, et al., Petitioners v. George W. Bush et al., Respondents and Khaled A.F. Al Odahet et al., Peititoners v. U.S., et. al.. Respondents - Brief of Amicus Curiae Fred Korematsu in Support of Petitioners
- The Role of Courts in Time of War
- Fifty Years after Brown, the Civil Rights Ideology and Today's Movement
- Officer or Overseer: Why Police Desegregation Fails as an Adequate Solution to Racist, Oppressive, and Violent Policing in Black Communities
- To Be Brown in Brazil: Education and Segregation Latin American Style
- The Crime Drop and the Fourth Amendment: Toward an Empirical Jurisprudence of Search and Seizure
In Depth Reading
Volume 29 Issue 1
Domestic income inequality is a human rights issue, and U.S. courts should use comparative and international law to enforce these rights.
Judges, practitioners, and law professors should collaborate to improve the justice system.
Discussion of the benefits and challenges of a community based public defense system then looks at a case study. Concerns are also addressed.
Volume 29 Issue 2
A discussion of several policy and social issues within the adoption and foster care systems and their effects on these systems and the children within them.
Argues that the educational tax exemption regime raises risks of arbitrary and discriminatory enforcement and offers a mask of objectivity.
Discusses monogamy and its alternatives. Imagines how law is used to encourage people to express monogamy as a preference.
Discusses ineffective assistance of counsel cases; argues that courts need to define instances when the court's integrity is implicated.
Volume 29 Issue 3
Brief of Amicus Curiae Fred Korematsu who challenged the constitutionality of Japanese internment.
Compares Japanese Internment with post 9/11 programs targeting Muslims such as the Absconder Apprehension Initiative and explores its constitutionality.
Explores the role of judges during war and the balancing of the risk of government overreach against the risk of enforcing certain constitutional rights.
Explores the vocabulary used in the war on terror and how it reflects the indecision of the executive branch on what to call terrorism suspects.
Volume 29 Issue 4
Examines the ideological underpinnings of the Civil Rights Movement and questions whether these principles form a viable framework for shaping today's advocacy.
2004 NYU Review of Law and Social Change Colloquium, Keynote Address
Explores the problems behind the proposed "solution" of police desegregation and focus on changing Blacks' perceptions instead of changing the police itself.
Argues that the Court must confront the reality of inner-city crime in its search and seizure jurisprudence and take into account crime statistics.