Placing informants in Muslim communities damages trust. Locally-negotiated agreements with communities to limit surveillance could better foster cooperation.
- Barred from Bankruptcy: Recently Incarcerated Debtors in and outside Bankruptcy
- Law Enforcement and Intelligence Gathering in Muslim and Immigrant Communities after 9/11
- 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
- Chalimony: Seeking Equity between Parents of Children with Disabilities and Chronic Illnesses
- 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
- Using Laws Designed to Protect as a Weapon: Prosecuting Minors under Child Pornography Laws
- Thinking like a Public Interest Lawyer: Theory, Practice, and Pedagogy
- Looking forward to Forty More Years of Movement Building: Meditations on From Page to Practice
- From Page to Practice and Back Again: Broken Windows Policing and the Real Costs to Law-Abiding New Yorkers of Color
- Domestic Violence Reform: From Page to Practice and Back Again
- Debts, Disasters, and Delinquencies: A Case for Placing a Mandatory Force Majeure Provision into Consumer Credit Agreements
- 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
In Depth Reading
Volume 34 Issue 1
Despite legal and policy mandates for universal childhood education, states fail to provide special education for incarcerated juveniles with disabilities.
Recently incarcerated individuals with lots of debt are often unable to discharge debt through bankruptcy. Bankruptcy should be more widely available to them.
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
Proposes new financial remedy of "chalimony" to help support parental caregiver of child with disability or chronic illness who cannot join labor force.
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.
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
Theoretical reflection in the practice setting can transform law students into inspired, self-reflective and critically-engaged lawyers and agents of change.
Author of Social Change article reflects on the role of lawyers, the law and social change, and how his views have evolved since he was published in 1984.
Former Editor-in-Chief of Social Change reflects on the Journal's impact as an authoritative resource on pressing issues of law and social justice.
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.
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.