Despite legal and policy mandates for universal childhood education, states fail to provide special education for incarcerated juveniles with disabilities.
- Because of Intersex: Intersexuality, Title VII, and the Reality of Discrimination because of ...(Perceived) Sex
- Teach Your Children Well: Proposed Challenges to Inadequacies of Correctional Special Education for Juvenile Inmates
- Law Enforcement and Intelligence Gathering in Muslim and Immigrant Communities after 9/11
- Barred from Bankruptcy: Recently Incarcerated Debtors in and outside Bankruptcy
- Using Laws Designed to Protect as a Weapon: Prosecuting Minors under Child Pornography Laws
- Penny Saved Can Be a Penalty Earned: Nursing Homes, Medicaid Planning, the Deficit Reduction Act of 2005, and the Problem of Transferring Assets, A
- Gay-Straight Alliances and Sanctioning Pretextual Discrimination under the Equal Access Act
- Chalimony: Seeking Equity between Parents of Children with Disabilities and Chronic Illnesses
- Intra-Group Preferencing: Proving Skin Color and Identity Performance Discrimination
- Ain't I a Parent: The Exclusion of Kinship Caregivers from the Debate over Expansions of Parenthood
- Sex on the Brain: Adolescent Psychosocial Science and Sanctions for Risky Sex
- Debts, Disasters, and Delinquencies: A Case for Placing a Mandatory Force Majeure Provision into Consumer Credit Agreements
In Depth Reading
Volume 34 Issue 1
Recently incarcerated individuals with lots of debt are often unable to discharge debt through bankruptcy. Bankruptcy should be more widely available to them.
Placing informants in Muslim communities damages trust. Locally-negotiated agreements with communities to limit surveillance could better foster cooperation.
Federal sex discrimination law is rigid and binary. A discrimination "because of perceived sex" model could better protect intersex and other individuals.
Volume 34 Issue 2
Deficit Reduction Act makes it difficult for senior citizens to transfer assets and qualify for Medicaid; analyzes whether intended purpose is served by this.
Addresses maniplulation of federal Equal Access Act to allow prejudice against LGBTQ. Argues that the incorporation of a new standard is needed to prevent this.
Proposes new financial remedy of "chalimony" to help support parental caregiver of child with disability or chronic illness who cannot join labor force.
Child pornography laws are being used to prosecute minors even for pictures they have taken of themselves. Considers rationales for laws and constitutional issues.
Volume 34 Issue 3
Short sketches of law students and their human experiences navigating injustices of the legal system, some minor and others greater.
Revisitation of 25 year-old article that said lawyers can have only minimal role in social change. Writer maintains thesis but says role is larger than before.
Reflections from alum on how "From Page to Practice" plays out in his teaching and scholarship, and the importance of this theme in creating social change.
Reflections from a Social Change alumna on the role of journal articles in moving forward policy agendas, and the development of a domestic violence movement.
Volume 34 Issue 4
Increased court recognition of a broader concept of parenthood is constrained by conjugal paradigm but rationale applies with equal force to kinship caregivers.