Discussion of the battle to shift financing of public education and indigent defense from local entities to states.
- While Dangers Gather: The Bush Preemption Doctrine, Battered Women, Imminence, and Anticipatory Self-Defense
- The Bill for Rights: State and Local Financing of Public Education and Indigent Defense
- Single-Sex Schools and the Antisegregation Principle
- Implementing Planned Development: The Case of New Jersey
- Probative Weight: Rethinking Evidentiary Standards in Title VII Sex Discrimination Cases
- Immigrant Workers and Workers' Compensation after Hoffman Plastic Compounds, Inc. v. N.L.R.B.
- The Reality of False Confessions - Lessons of the Central Park Jogger Case
- The Neglectful Parens Patriae: Using Child Protective Laws to Defend the Safety Net
- More than an Incidental Effect on Foreign Affairs: Implementation of Human Rights by State and Local Governments
- Foreword-Realizing Domestic Social Justice Through International Human Rights
- The Spirit of Our Times: State Constitutions and International Human Rights
- Advocating for the Human Right to Housing: Notes from the United States
- Holistic Advocacy: An Important but Limited Institutional Role
- Beyond Lawyering: How Holistic Representation Makes for Good Policy, Better Lawyers, and More Satisfied Clients
- Making America the Land of Second Chances: Restoring Socioeconomic Rights for Ex-Offenders
- Partners in Justice Colloquium Transcript
In Depth Reading
Volume 30 Issue 1
Analysis of sex segregated schools in light of equality/antisegregation principles and positive from an intersectional perspective.
Application of the international terrorism-based Preemption Doctrine to domestic violence, arguing that battered women should be able to act in anticipatory self-defense.
Critical analysis of state vs. local control over land use policies and regulations, favoring greater state control, using New Jersey as an example.
Volume 30 Issue 2
The Supreme Court's decision in Hoffman does not require states to deny workers compensation benefits to undocumented immigrants.
Trial judges should have an increased role in identifying potentially false confessions before they get to the jury.
Women are disproportionately affected by workplace weight discrimination, and the correlation with sex is strong enough for weight to be covered by Title VII.
States should use parens patriae power to assist children living in poverty, instead of using it only when children are removed from their families.
Volume 30 Issue 3
By focusing on human rights advocacy, dometic problems of inadequate housing and homelessness can be improved.
For most in the United States, discussion of international human rights law brings to mind situations such as Abu Ghraib, the use of child soldiers in Africa, or the practices of the Taliban with regard to women. These egregious civil
The US Constitution and principles of federalism require US courts to consider international law when making decisions that touch on human rights.
Standarized testing infringes on the human right to education, especially for English language learner and minority children.
Volume 30 Issue 4
These pages represent a dream come true: a collaboration across the spectrum of our marvelous profession on a subject that advances the work of each group. Without question, each of us is better able to serve the public when we
The collateral consequences of a criminal conviction are more punitive than the sentence, and lawyering strategies and legal education can combat this problem.
Federal housing law, the collateral consequences of eviction following drug activity, and the procedures tenants must pursue to remain
This document is the agenda for the Partners in Justice event.