Description of the history of the Committee and summary of the symposium's events.
Discussion of the state of human trafficking law in New York and of the ways courts can provide solutions for victims of trafficking.
Review of the dynamics of gender-based violence; study of three types of approaches - international, federal, and local - to eliminating violence against women.
Reviewing the 1986 report of the Task Force, examining the report's shortcomings, and recommending areas for improvement or further investigation.
Remarks on the status of gender domination in society.
Introduction and acknowledment of the Task Force's history, accomplishments, and allies.
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.
Other Issues in this Volume
- In Remembrance Of Professor Derrick Bell
- 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
- Birthright Justice: The Attack on Birthright Citizenship and Immigrant Women of Color
- Language Access Advocacy after Sandoval: A Case Study of Administrative Enforcement outside the Shadow of Judicial Review
- If the Convictions Don't Fit, You Must Acquit: Examining the Constitutional Limitations on the State's Pursuit of Inconsistent Criminal Prosecutions
- The People's Rights to a Well-Funded Indigent Defender System
- Rethinking Criminal Defense Clinics in Zero-Tolerance Policing Regimes