Explores the weakening of the doctrine of private associations and increasing constitutional restraints on private groups under the fourteenth amendment.
- Judicial Intervention In the Conduct of Private Associations: Bases for the Emerging Trend of Judicial Activism
- With the Best of Intentions: The constitutionality of the Statutory Scheme for Voluntary Child-Care Agencies in New York
- City of Burbank v. Lockheed Air Terminal, Inc.: Federal Preemption of Aircraft Noise Regulation and the Future of Proprietary Restrictions
- Juvenile Court Statutes--Are They Void for Vagueness
- Due Process for Children: A Right to Counsel in Custody Proceedings
- United States v. Fuller: Just Compensation
- Kaimowitz v. Department of Mental Health: Involuntary Mental Patient Cannot Give Informed Consent to Experimental Psychosurgery
- Chambers v. Mississippi: The Limits of Due Process--The Voucher Rule and the Exception for Hearsay Declarations against Interest
In Depth Reading
Volume 4 Issue 1
Argues the state action doctrine bars private hospitals receiving federal funds from refusing to perform abortions despite statutory language to the contrary.
"Incorrigible" children who have not committed a crime should either not be subject to punitive treatment or should not be tried in juvenile court.
Explores solutions to the regulation of aircraft noise pollution based in preemption and the commerce clause and potential municipal challenges.
Volume 4 Issue 2
Explores the issue of consent and constitutional concerns in experimental psychosurgery, as weighed against state interests and medical progress.
Argues for children's rights to representation that advocates for their own preferences in all forms of custody proceedings.
Argues that United States v. Fuller inappropriately narrowed just compensation in eminent domain cases.
Scrutinizes the legitimacy of involuntary sterilization on Constitutional grounds and explores the issue of consent in sterilization regulations.