Analysis of sex segregated schools in light of equality/antisegregation principles and positive from an intersectional perspective.
- While Dangers Gather: The Bush Preemption Doctrine, Battered Women, Imminence, and Anticipatory Self-Defense
- Implementing Planned Development: The Case of New Jersey
- The Bill for Rights: State and Local Financing of Public Education and Indigent Defense
- Single-Sex Schools and the Antisegregation Principle
- The Neglectful Parens Patriae: Using Child Protective Laws to Defend the Safety Net
- 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
- Testing Human Rights: The Impact of High-Stakes Tests on English Language Learners' Right to Education in New York City
- The Spirit of Our Times: State Constitutions and International Human Rights
- Foreword-Realizing Domestic Social Justice Through International Human Rights
- Advocating for the Human Right to Housing: Notes from the United States
In Depth Reading
Volume 30 Issue 1
Discussion of the battle to shift financing of public education and indigent defense from local entities to states.
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
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.
The Supreme Court's decision in Hoffman does not require states to deny workers compensation benefits to undocumented immigrants.
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
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
By focusing on human rights advocacy, dometic problems of inadequate housing and homelessness can be improved.
Standarized testing infringes on the human right to education, especially for English language learner and minority children.
The US Constitution and principles of federalism require US courts to consider international law when making decisions that touch on human rights.
Volume 30 Issue 4
Unbundled legal services may help answer the unmet legal needs of poor New Yorkers; law school clinics can be used to test the efficacy of such representation
Active facilitation for applications and increased access to Safety Net Assistance and Medicaid can reduce recidivism and long-term costs
This is introductory material introduces the role of the prosecutor in combatting the harsh effects of the collateral consequences of a criminal sentence.
JUDGE ROBERT G. M. KEATING: As Dean of the Judicial Institute, I would like to welcome you today to the Partners in Justice colloquium. I think it’s obvious from the program and from the website that an enormous amount of