California's reunification bypass law fails to accurately determine if a mentally disabled parent may use such services, and does more harm than good
- Planned Failure: California's Denial of Reunification Services to Parents with Mental Disabilities
- Trial of Bigger Thomas: Race, Gender, and Trespass, The
- Detaining Due Process: The Need for Procedural Reform in Joseph Hearings after Demore v. Kim
- Policing Protest: Protecting Dissent and Preventing Violence through First and Fourth Amendment Law
- Derrick Bell's Narratives as Parables
- Asthma Crisis in Low-Income Communities of Color: Using the Law as a Tool for Promoting Public Health, The
- Doctor Won't See You Now: Rights of Transgender Adolescents to Sex Reassignment Treatment, The
- Toward Gender Equality: Affirmative Action, Comparable Worth, and the Women's Movement
In Depth Reading
Volume 31 Issue 1
The amorphous nature of the law-and-literature discipline contributes to its value, as demonstrated by the novel Native Son by Bigger Thomas
The changing role of race in police suspect descriptions especially post 9-11, and legal challenges to its use on 4th and 14th amendment grounds
A comprehensive analysis of police response to public protests requires the courts consider the interplay between the 1st and 4th amendment rights
Volume 31 Issue 2
Compares efficacy of affirmative action and comparable worth as different strategies in advancing women's employment rights. Concludes they were complementary.
Legal narratives, like the literary works of Derrick Bell on race, function as parables in providing new knowledge and insights, contributing to legal debates
Disparaties in the Asthma epidemic fall along racial and socio-economic lines, and legal advocacy can play a crucial role in combatting the issue
Advocates should use existing medical protocols and legal doctrines to assist transgender adolescents in accessing necessary sex reassignment treatment
Volume 31 Issue 3
When teaching international economic law it is essential to address "common sense" notions and how they inform students' ideas and approaches.
Teaching from the left in contract law requires awareness of its partiality and evolution in the context of globalization that increases social stratification
Legal teaching has a limiting, centralizing, homogenizing tendency. Professors should not present techniques and doctrine as established truths.
Traditional legal education is alienating. Reform legal education to account for emotional,ethical, and practical implications of law in people's lives
Volume 31 Issue 4
Responding to Koppelman's critique, Weinstein argues he failed to address whether obscenity doctrine is aligned with larger free speech jurisprudence.
Pornography has become central to our culture, in large part due to technological innovation, requiring us to reassess our approach to its legal regulation.
Evaluation of arguments addressing whether obscenity doctrine permitting censorship of hardcore pornography violates modern free speech jurisprudence.
Argues the need for enforceable laws requiring commercial pornography providers to restrict children's access to pornography on the internet.