"There is reason to believe that the fiction of the "corporate speaker" runs counter to foundational First Amendment principles."
- In Remembrance Of Professor Derrick Bell
- Birthright Justice: The Attack on Birthright Citizenship and Immigrant Women of Color
- Out of Sight, out of Legal Recourse: Interpreting and Revising Title VII to Prohibit Workplace Segregation Based on Religion
- Citizens United and the Paradox of "Corporate Speech": From Freedom of Association to Freedom of the Association
- Rethinking Criminal Defense Clinics in Zero-Tolerance Policing Regimes
- If the Convictions Don't Fit, You Must Acquit: Examining the Constitutional Limitations on the State's Pursuit of Inconsistent Criminal Prosecutions
- Language Access Advocacy after Sandoval: A Case Study of Administrative Enforcement outside the Shadow of Judicial Review
- The People's Rights to a Well-Funded Indigent Defender System
- Gender Bias Analysis Version 2.0: Shifting the Focus to Outcomes and Legitimacy
- In Our Own Backyards: The Need for a Coordinated Judicial Response to Human Trafficking
- The (In)Visibility of Motherhood in Family Court Proceedings
- Celebrating the Silver Anniversary of the New York State Judicial Committee on Women in the Courts
In Depth Reading
Volume 36 Issue 1
Derrick Bell was a man of action and vision. His litigation insights, his writing, and his approach to teaching were his weapons. His music, humor, and vision of social justice gave us strength and support. At his core, Derrick embodied
ICE appears to be targeting pregnant women for removal to prevent them from giving birth in the US and ensuring birthright citizenship for their children.
Federal courts' prevailing interpretation of Title VII as it relates to religious attire is inconsistent with the law.
Volume 36 Issue 2
Discussion of the development, outcome of, and reflections on the Workplace Flexibility 2010 project.
Analysis of current understandings of social enterprise and suggestion of ways to better facilitate its success in the corporate arena.
Discussion of social movement coalescing around issues of online privacy and obstacles that still remain.
Introduction to symposium exploring potential roles corporations can play in promoting progressive values.
Volume 36 Issue 3
Discussion of problems and potential remedies to inconsistent criminal prosecution at state level.
Language access advocacy through administrative procedures as a case study in the efficacy of civil rights enforcement in the absence of judicial review.
Examination of the Sixth Amendment right to counsel as providing a collective - rather than individual - right, which may provide a check on executive power.
Exploration of evolution of defense clinic from individual representation model to combined advocacy approach in light of zero-tolerance policing.
Volume 36 Issue 4
Reviewing the 1986 report of the Task Force, examining the report's shortcomings, and recommending areas for improvement or further investigation.
Discussion of the overrepresentation of women in Family Court, and the harm that implicit biases and ideals of motherhood cause women in family law proceedings.
Review of the dynamics of gender-based violence; study of three types of approaches - international, federal, and local - to eliminating violence against women.
Discussion of the state of human trafficking law in New York and of the ways courts can provide solutions for victims of trafficking.