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ABA Journal Magazine     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 19)
Acta Juridica     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 9)
Acta Politica     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 13)
Acta Universitatis Danubius. Juridica     Open Access  
Actualidad Jurídica Ambiental     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Adelaide Law Review     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 19)
Administrative Law Review     Open Access   (Followers: 38)
Aegean Review of the Law of the Sea and Maritime Law     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 7)
African Journal of Legal Studies     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 6)
African Journal on Conflict Resolution     Open Access   (Followers: 15)
Afrilex     Open Access   (Followers: 4)
Air and Space Law     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 19)
Akron Law Review     Open Access   (Followers: 3)
Alaska Law Review     Open Access   (Followers: 9)
Albany Law Review     Free   (Followers: 6)
Alberta Law Review     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 14)
Alternative Law Journal     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 1)
Alternatives : Global, Local, Political     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 14)
Amazon's Research and Environmental Law     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
American Journal of Comparative Law     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 53)
American Journal of Jurisprudence     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 15)
American Journal of Law & Medicine     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 12)
American Journal of Legal History     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 4)
American Journal of Trial Advocacy     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 7)
American University Law Review     Open Access   (Followers: 15)
American University National Security Law Brief     Open Access   (Followers: 8)
Amicus Curiae     Open Access   (Followers: 5)
Amsterdam Law Forum     Open Access   (Followers: 9)
Annales Canonici     Open Access  
Annual Survey of South African Law     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 5)
Anuario de Psicología Jurídica     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
ANZSLA Commentator, The     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 4)
Appeal : Review of Current Law and Law Reform     Open Access  
Arbitration Law Monthly     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 2)
Arbitration Law Reports and Review     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 12)
Arctic Review on Law and Politics     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Arena Hukum     Open Access  
Argumenta Journal Law     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Arizona Law Review     Open Access   (Followers: 3)
Arizona State Law Journal     Free   (Followers: 2)
Arkansas Law Review     Free   (Followers: 5)
Ars Aequi Maandblad     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 2)
Art + Law     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 11)
Article 40     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
Artificial Intelligence and Law     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 9)
Asian American Law Journal     Open Access   (Followers: 3)
Asian Journal of Legal Education     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 6)
Asian Pacific American Law Journal     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
AStA Wirtschafts- und Sozialstatistisches Archiv     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 5)
Asy-Syir'ah : Jurnal Ilmu Syari'ah dan Hukum     Open Access  
Australasian Law Management Journal     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 7)
Australian and New Zealand Sports Law Journal     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 8)
Australian Feminist Law Journal     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 10)
Australian Indigenous Law Review     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 16)
Australian Journal of Legal History     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 19)
Ave Maria Law Review     Free   (Followers: 2)
Badamai Law Journal     Open Access  
Ballot     Open Access  
Baltic Journal of Law & Politics     Open Access   (Followers: 7)
Bar News: The Journal of the NSW Bar Association     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 5)
Behavioral Sciences & the Law     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 23)
Beijing Law Review     Open Access   (Followers: 7)
Berkeley Journal of Entertainment and Sports Law     Open Access   (Followers: 6)
Berkeley Technology Law Journal     Free   (Followers: 11)
Bioethics Research Notes     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 14)
Bond Law Review     Open Access   (Followers: 17)
Boston College Environmental Affairs Law Review     Open Access   (Followers: 7)
Boston College Journal of Law & Social Justice     Open Access   (Followers: 9)
Boston College Law Review     Open Access   (Followers: 17)
Boston University Law Review     Free   (Followers: 10)
BRICS Law Journal     Open Access  
Brigham Young University Journal of Public Law     Open Access   (Followers: 7)
Brigham Young University Law Review     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 7)
British Journal of American Legal Studies     Open Access  
Brooklyn Law Review     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
Bulletin of Medieval Canon Law     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 2)
C@hiers du CRHIDI     Open Access  
Cadernos de Dereito Actual     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Cadernos do Programa de Pós-Graduação em Direito - PPGDir./UFRGS     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Cadernos Ibero-Americanos de Direito Sanitário     Open Access  
Cahiers, Droit, Sciences et Technologies     Open Access  
California Law Review     Open Access   (Followers: 19)
California Lawyer     Free  
California Western Law Review     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
Cambridge Law Journal     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 140)
Campbell Law Review     Open Access   (Followers: 4)
Campus Legal Advisor     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 2)
Case Western Reserve Law Review     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Časopis pro právní vědu a praxi     Open Access  
Časopis zdravotnického práva a bioetiky     Open Access  
Catalyst : A Social Justice Forum     Open Access   (Followers: 10)
Catholic University Law Review     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
Chicago-Kent Law Review     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 3)
Chicana/o-Latina/o Law Review     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
China : An International Journal     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 16)
China-EU Law Journal     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 4)
Chinese Journal of Comparative Law     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 3)
Chinese Law & Government     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 6)
Cleveland State Law Review     Free   (Followers: 1)
College Athletics and The Law     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 1)
Colombia Forense     Open Access  
Columbia Journal of Environmental Law     Free   (Followers: 10)
Columbia Journal of Law and Social Problems     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 14)
Columbia Law Review (Sidebar)     Open Access   (Followers: 14)
Commercial Law Quarterly: The Journal of the Commercial Law Association of Australia     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 5)
Comparative Law Review     Open Access   (Followers: 39)
Comparative Legal History     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 5)
Con-texto     Open Access  
Conflict Resolution Quarterly     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 20)
Conflict Trends     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 8)
Cornell Law Review     Open Access   (Followers: 7)
Criterio Jurídico     Open Access  
Critical Analysis of Law : An International & Interdisciplinary Law Review     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
Cuadernos de Historia del Derecho     Open Access   (Followers: 5)
Cuestiones Juridicas     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Current Legal Problems     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 25)
Danube : The Journal of European Association Comenius - EACO     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
De Jure     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
De Rebus     Full-text available via subscription  
Deakin Law Review     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 14)
Defense Counsel Journal     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 1)
Democrazia e diritto     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 1)
Denning Law Journal     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 8)
DePaul Journal of Women, Gender and the Law     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
DePaul Law Review     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Der Staat     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 13)
Derecho PUCP     Open Access   (Followers: 3)
Derecho y Ciencias Sociales     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Die Verwaltung     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 10)
Dikaion     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Dike     Open Access  
Direito e Desenvolvimento     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Direito e Liberdade     Open Access  
Diritto penale contemporaneo     Free   (Followers: 3)
Diritto, immigrazione e cittadinanza     Open Access   (Followers: 3)
Dixi     Open Access  
Droit et Cultures     Open Access   (Followers: 6)
Droit et Médecine Bucco-Dentaire     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 1)
Droit, Déontologie & Soin     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 2)
Drug Science, Policy and Law     Full-text available via subscription  
Duke Environmental Law & Policy Forum     Open Access   (Followers: 6)
Duke Forum for Law & Social Change     Open Access   (Followers: 7)
Duke Journal of Gender Law & Policy     Open Access   (Followers: 15)
Duke Law & Technology Review     Open Access   (Followers: 9)
Duke Law Journal     Open Access   (Followers: 25)
DULR Online     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
East Asia Law Review     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
ECI Interdisciplinary Journal for Legal and Social Policy     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
Ecology Law Quarterly     Free   (Followers: 3)
Edinburgh Law Review     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 20)
Education and the Law     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 12)
El Cotidiano     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Election Law Journal     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 22)
Energy Law Journal     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 4)
Environmental Justice     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 10)
Environmental Law Review     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 23)
Environmental Policy and Law     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 16)
ERA-Forum     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 5)
Espaço Jurídico : Journal of Law     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
ESR Review : Economic and Social Rights in South Africa     Open Access   (Followers: 4)
Ethnopolitics     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 4)
Ethos: Official Publication of the Law Society of the Australian Capital Territory     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 4)
EU agrarian Law     Open Access   (Followers: 3)
Europaisches Journal fur Minderheitenfragen     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 2)
European Energy and Environmental Law Review     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 16)
European Journal for Education Law and Policy     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 8)
European Journal of Comparative Law and Governance     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 3)
European Journal of Law and Technology     Open Access   (Followers: 15)
European Journal of Psychology Applied to Legal Context     Open Access   (Followers: 5)
European Law Journal     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 126)
European Public Law     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 32)
European Review of Contract Law     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 21)
European Review of Private Law     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 29)
European Yearbook of Minority Issues Online     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 2)
Evaluation Review     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 12)
Evidence & Policy : A Journal of Research, Debate and Practice     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 9)
Faulkner Law Review     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 1)
Federal Communication Law Journal     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 1)
Federal Law Review     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 20)
Federal Probation     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 2)
Feminist Legal Studies     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 16)
feminists@law     Open Access   (Followers: 4)
Fiat Justisia     Open Access  
First Amendment Studies     Hybrid Journal  
Florida Bar News     Free  
Florida Law Review     Open Access   (Followers: 3)
Florida State University Law Review     Open Access   (Followers: 3)
Fordham Environmental Law Review     Open Access   (Followers: 5)
Fordham Intellectual Property, Media and Entertainment Law Journal     Open Access   (Followers: 19)
Fordham Law Review     Open Access   (Followers: 13)
FORO. Revista de Ciencias Jurídicas y Sociales, Nueva Época     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
Fundamina : A Journal of Legal History     Open Access   (Followers: 7)
Geoforum     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 22)
George Washington Law Review     Free   (Followers: 7)
Georgia Law Review     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Georgia State University Law Review     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
Global Journal of Comparative Law     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 2)
Global Labour Journal     Open Access   (Followers: 7)
Golden Gate University Environmental Law Journal     Open Access   (Followers: 3)
Golden Gate University Law Review     Open Access   (Followers: 2)

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Journal Cover Columbia Journal of Law and Social Problems
  [SJR: 0.171]   [H-I: 6]   [14 followers]  Follow
    
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   ISSN (Print) 0010-1923
   Published by Columbia University Homepage  [5 journals]
  • An Uncertain Privilege: Reexamining the Scope and Protections of the
           Speech or Debate Clause
    • Abstract: I. INTRODUCTION"An uncertain privilege, or one which purports to be certain but results in widely varying applications by the courts, is little better than no privilege at all Chief Justice William Rehnquist, 19811The Speech or Debate Clause (Clause) of the United States Constitution has become an ... (Publication: Columbia Journal of Law and Social Problems)
      PubDate: Sun, 01 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -050
       
  • When Anti-Discrimination Law Discriminates: A Right to Transgender Dignity
           in Disability Law
    • Abstract: In 2015, the LGBT community won a major legal success when the Supreme Court held in Obergefell v. Hodges1 that the Equal Protection and Due Process Clauses of the Fourteenth Amendment provide same-sex couples the right to marry. This decision was a watershed moment in a movement that has gained ... (Publication: Columbia Journal of Law and Social Problems)
      PubDate: Sun, 01 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -050
       
  • The Privacy Case for Body Cameras: The Need for a Privacy-Centric Approach
           to Body Camera Policymaking
    • Abstract: I. INTRODUCTIONAcross the United States, governments, advocacy groups, and the general public have given significantly increased attention to body-mounted cameras for police officers in recent years as a means of documenting and deterring law-enforcement misconduct. Many of the most populous cities ... (Publication: Columbia Journal of Law and Social Problems)
      PubDate: Sun, 01 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -050
       
  • The Internet of Things and Potential Remedies in Privacy Tort Law
    • Abstract: I. INTRODUCTIONThe proliferation of smart technology and wearable devices is culminating in a technological phenomenon known as the Internet of Things (IOT) - an all-encompassing network of Internet communication connecting everyday consumer devices. Although the IoT has no single, universally ... (Publication: Columbia Journal of Law and Social Problems)
      PubDate: Sun, 01 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Inadequate Access: Reforming Reproductive Health Care Policies for Women
           Incarcerated in New York State Correctional Facilities
    • Abstract: I. INTRODUCTIONSara, a woman incarcerated in a New York State prison, waited nearly seven months for cancer treatment after finding a lump on her groin.2 Another woman incarcerated in a New York State prison told researchers: "I was on birth control for endometriosis before coming into prison. I ... (Publication: Columbia Journal of Law and Social Problems)
      PubDate: Sat, 01 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Enhanced Disclosure as a Response to Increasing Out-of-State Spending in
           State and Local Elections
    • Abstract: I.INTRODUCTIONIn May 2014, two South Dakota residents - Steve Hickey, a deeply religious Republican pastor, and Steve Hildebrand, a gay small business owner who worked on the Obama campaign - met at a Sioux Falls coffee shop to discuss their differences over same-sex marriage.1 They left as ... (Publication: Columbia Journal of Law and Social Problems)
      PubDate: Sat, 01 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Charter School Jurisprudence and the Democratic Ideal
    • Abstract: I. INTRODUCTIONIn a controversial 2015 decision, League of Women Voters of Washington v. State,1 the Washington Supreme Court struck down Washington's Charter School Act2 and effectively shuttered the charter school system across the state.3 The state's electorate adopted the Charter School Act in ... (Publication: Columbia Journal of Law and Social Problems)
      PubDate: Sat, 01 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Does Brady Have Byte? Adapting Constitutional Disclosure for the
           Digital Age
    • Abstract: I. INTRODUCTIONThe strength of a prosecutor's case is tethered to the strength of the case's evidence. The more details and facts in a prosecutor's arsenal of information, the more equipped she is to support her arguments. However, given current case law and rules of criminal procedure, a defendant ... (Publication: Columbia Journal of Law and Social Problems)
      PubDate: Sat, 01 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Implementing and Defending the Indian Child Welfare Act through Revised
           State Requirements
    • Abstract: I. IntroductionThe Indian Child Welfare Act of 1978 (ICWA)1 was enacted "to protect the best interests of Indian children and to promote the stability and security of Indian tribes and families by the establishment of minimum Federal standards for the removal of Indian children from their families ... (Publication: Columbia Journal of Law and Social Problems)
      PubDate: Fri, 01 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Using the Martin Act to Bring Fraudulent Practices in Dark Pool Promotion
           to Light: An Analysis of the Martin Act's Applicability to
           Misrepresentations regarding the Operation of Dark Pools
    • Abstract: I. INTRODUCTION"Dark pools" are widely and increasingly complex platforms for securities transactions that serve as alternatives to traditional public exchanges. They are essentially private stock exchanges that are owned and operated by large financial institutions. These private exchanges allow ... (Publication: Columbia Journal of Law and Social Problems)
      PubDate: Fri, 01 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -040
       
  • JusticeCorps: Helping Pro Se Litigants Bridge a Divide
    • Abstract: I. INTRODUCTIONA woman living in Los Angeles, with limited English capabilities and no income, wants a divorce. She is overwhelmed, confused, and scared. Family law attorneys are out of her price range, so she does not know where to turn. She has picked up a flyer for a self-help center at the ... (Publication: Columbia Journal of Law and Social Problems)
      PubDate: Fri, 01 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -040
       
  • In Defense of Cultural "Insanity": Using Insanity as a Proxy for Culture
           in Criminal Cases
    • Abstract: I. INTRODUCTIONThe United States is often proclaimed to be a cultural melting pot, where people of every race, religion, and national origin intermingle to produce a unified populace that is vibrant, rich, and dynamic. One problem with this melting pot concept, however, is the implication that the ... (Publication: Columbia Journal of Law and Social Problems)
      PubDate: Fri, 01 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Let the Rookies Up to Bat: Reevaluating Legislation and Agency Practices
           in the Procurement of Private Prison Management Services
    • Abstract: I. INTRODUCTIONThe use of private firms to operate correctional facilities has seen rapid growth in the United States since the very first private prison contracts in the 1980s.1 Despite this increase in the utilization of the private sector to meet correctional needs, the number of firms that seem ... (Publication: Columbia Journal of Law and Social Problems)
      PubDate: Fri, 01 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Dismantling Disparities: An Analysis of Potential Solutions to Racial
           Disparities in New York City's Specialized High Schools Admissions Process
           
    • Abstract: I. INTRODUCTIONThe transition from middle school to high school is a stressful time for many students. For eighth graders in New York City hoping to attend one of eight Specialized High Schools the following fall, the admissions process is particularly stressful, with all of their hopes pinned on a ... (Publication: Columbia Journal of Law and Social Problems)
      PubDate: Fri, 01 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Valuable Nepotism?: The FCPA and Hiring Risks in China
    • Abstract: I. INTRODUCTIONIn the mid-1970s, investigations by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) revealed that American corporations were making widespread illegal payments to government officials abroad.1 These investigations by the SEC revealed that over 300 U.S. companies made corrupt foreign ... (Publication: Columbia Journal of Law and Social Problems)
      PubDate: Fri, 01 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Coulda, Woulda, Shoulda: The Relationship between Ineffective Assistance
           of Counsel, Due Diligence, and the "Could Have Been Raised Earlier" Bar in
           Postconviction Litigation
    • Abstract: I. INTRODUCTIONKenneth Fults is a death-sentenced Georgia prisoner. One of his jurors was a man named Thomas Buffington. Eight years after the trial, Fults's postconviction counsel interviewed all of the trial jurors. Buffington had this to say in a sworn affidavit:2. I served as a juror in the ... (Publication: Columbia Journal of Law and Social Problems)
      PubDate: Thu, 01 Oct 2015 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Predicated on a Misconception: Analyzing the Problems with the Mootness by
           Unaccepted Offer Theory
    • Abstract: What happens when a plaintiff rejects a defendant's settlement offer? Common sense seems to dictate that the case continues. In certain circumstances, however, many courts dismiss the case, finding that the defendant's willingness to settle means that there is no dispute to litigate. The judge ... (Publication: Columbia Journal of Law and Social Problems)
      PubDate: Wed, 01 Jul 2015 00:00:00 -040
       
  • But It's Written in Pen: The Constitutionality of California's Internet
           Eraser Law
    • Abstract: In September 2013, Governor Jerry Brown of California signed Senate Bill 568 (SB 568) into law. SB 568, dubbed California's "Internet Eraser Law," aims to protect California minors from certain online threats through two provisions. The first provision prohibits operators of websites from ... (Publication: Columbia Journal of Law and Social Problems)
      PubDate: Wed, 01 Jul 2015 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Police Management and Quotas: Governance in the CompStat Era
    • Abstract: Police department activity quotas reduce police officer discretion and promote the use of enforcement activity for reasons outside of law enforcement's legitimate goals. States across the country have recognized these issues, as well as activity quotas' negative effects on the criminal justice ... (Publication: Columbia Journal of Law and Social Problems)
      PubDate: Wed, 01 Jul 2015 00:00:00 -040
       
  • The Business of Teaching: Can a New Contract Change the Culture?
    • Abstract: Teachers, unions, and the contracts governing the teacher-school relationship stand at the center of the current debate regarding education reform. Under today's typical contract, unions and districts are often positioned as adversaries, rather than partners working together to improve student ... (Publication: Columbia Journal of Law and Social Problems)
      PubDate: Wed, 01 Jul 2015 00:00:00 -040
       
  • An Administrative Alternative to the As-Applied Challenge: New York's
           Public Integrity Reform Act and the Future of Disclosure Statutes
    • Abstract: In recent years, tax-exempt organizations have become increasingly prominent in political activity of all sorts, including lobbying. In response to the perceived abuses associated with this trend, there have been a number of proposals to disclose the identities of such organizations' donors. This ... (Publication: Columbia Journal of Law and Social Problems)
      PubDate: Wed, 01 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Striking a Balance between Victim and Commanding Officer: Why Current
           Military Sexual Assault Reform Goes Too Far
    • Abstract: Under the military justice system, as it currently stands, commanding officers (COs) almost complete discretion to decide whether to prosecute the accused in sexual assault cases, and whether to commute the sentences of soldiers found gui lty of such crimes. In the wake of the Department of ... (Publication: Columbia Journal of Law and Social Problems)
      PubDate: Wed, 01 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -040
       
  • TrinCo and Actual Necessity: Has the Federal Circuit Provided the Tinder
           to Burn Down the Public Necessity Defense in Wildfire Takings Cases?
    • Abstract: Wildfires cause massive property damage each year in the United States. One means of combating wildfires is by lighting a smaller controlled fire to burn and consume the wildfire's fuel supply and thereby slow or stop its expansion. These intentionally lit fires, called backfires, sometimes spread ... (Publication: Columbia Journal of Law and Social Problems)
      PubDate: Wed, 01 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Punishing Animal Rights Activists for Animal Abuse: Rapid Reporting and
           the New Wave of Ag-Gag Laws
    • Abstract: In the last few years, several states have proposed so-called "ag-gag" legislation. Generally, these bills have sought to criminalize (1) recording video or taking pictures of agricultural facilities without the consent of the owner and/or (2) entering an agricultural facility under false pretenses ... (Publication: Columbia Journal of Law and Social Problems)
      PubDate: Wed, 01 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Changing the Means to Justify the End: Recommendations for the New York
           Palliative Care Information Act
    • Abstract: I. INTRODUCTIONAdvance care-planning is a process of ongoing conversations between a physician and his patient, during which the involved parties determine the patient's "goals of care" and how the physician can best achieve those goals, through a balance of curative and palliative care.1 To ... (Publication: Columbia Journal of Law and Social Problems)
      PubDate: Thu, 01 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Combating Climate Change through a Duty to Divest
    • Abstract: I. INTRODUCTIONIn the fall of 2010, a group of students at Swarthmore College formed the group Swarthmore Mountain Justice and took the first steps towards mobilizing the fossil fuel divestment movement.1 The students had travelled and witnessed first-hand the effects of mountaintop removal ... (Publication: Columbia Journal of Law and Social Problems)
      PubDate: Thu, 01 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Sovereign Immunity and Jus Cogens: Is There A Terrorism Exception for
           Conduct-Based Immunity?
    • Abstract: I. INTRODUCTIONOn November 26, 2008, members of the terrorist group Lashkar-e-Taiba carried out a series of coordinated attacks throughout Mumbai, India's highly populated financial capital. Armed with guns and explosives, ten men targeted the Taj Mahal and Oberoi luxury hotels, the Chhatrapati ... (Publication: Columbia Journal of Law and Social Problems)
      PubDate: Thu, 01 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Methods for Managing Risk and Promoting Resident-Centered Care in Nursing
           Homes
    • Abstract: I. INTRODUCTIONIn 1900, 4.1 percent of the American population was 65 or older.1 The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Administration on Aging estimates seniors (65 or older) will number above 70 million, representing 20 percent of the population, by 2030.2 This simple numerical reality ... (Publication: Columbia Journal of Law and Social Problems)
      PubDate: Thu, 01 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Do We Have a Quorum?: Anticipating Agency Vacancies and the Prospect
           for Judicial Remedy
    • Abstract: The nomination and confirmation process has crept to a halt in the contemporary hyper-partisan political atmosphere, where minority party blockage of presidential nominees has become a routine practice. Now more than ever, federal regulatory commissions are forced to operate with protracted ... (Publication: Columbia Journal of Law and Social Problems)
      PubDate: Thu, 01 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -050
       
  • A Broken Clock: Fixing New York's Speedy Trial Statute
    • Abstract: New York City's criminal courts, and those in the Bronx especially, are in crisis. Following the institution of "Broken Windows" policing in the mid-nineties, New York City courts have been flooded with misdemeanor cases, preventing the timely administration of justice. The outsized delay that now ... (Publication: Columbia Journal of Law and Social Problems)
      PubDate: Thu, 01 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Sunlight Is the Best Disinfectant: Public Disclosure of Electoral Advocacy
           in Union Member Communications
    • Abstract: In 1948, the Supreme Court held in United States v. CIO that the statutory ban on direct union spending in federal elections could not be applied to electoral advocacy by leaders of an organization directed at the members of that same organization. As a result, federal and state laws now generally ... (Publication: Columbia Journal of Law and Social Problems)
      PubDate: Thu, 01 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Drone Regulations and Fourth Amendment Rights: The Interaction of State
           Drone Statutes and the Reasonable Expectation of Privacy
    • Abstract: Current federal case law allows warrantless observation of property from manned aerial vehicles if they are in publicly navigable airspace. The increasing domestic use of unmanned aerial vehicles, colloquially known as "drones," and the Federal Aviation Administration's (FAA) efforts to develop ... (Publication: Columbia Journal of Law and Social Problems)
      PubDate: Thu, 01 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -050
       
  • Square Pegs and Round Holes: Moving beyond Bivens in National Security
           Cases
    • Abstract: Since its inception, the Supreme Court has largely orphaned the Bivens doctrine, a child of its own jurisprudence. In doing so, the Court has repeatedly invoked dicta from the Bivens case warning that unspecified "special factors counseling hesitation" could preclude judicial recognition of future ... (Publication: Columbia Journal of Law and Social Problems)
      PubDate: Tue, 01 Jul 2014 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Choosing between Saw and Scalpel: FCPA Reform and the Compliance Defense
    • Abstract: The Foreign Corrupt Practices Act ("FCPA") is an essential anti-corruption tool used to prosecute corporations that engage in the bribery of foreign officials overseas. Once a mere rubber stamp, over the past five years the statute has been used aggressively to prosecute wrongdoing abroad leaving ... (Publication: Columbia Journal of Law and Social Problems)
      PubDate: Tue, 01 Jul 2014 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Dancing the Two-Step Abroad: Finding a Place for Clean Team Evidence in
           Article III Courts
    • Abstract: Federal agents often employ a two-step interview process for suspects in extraterritorial terrorism investigations. Agents conduct the first interview without Miranda warnings for the purpose of intelligence-gathering. Separate "clean team" agents then give the suspect Miranda warnings prior to the ... (Publication: Columbia Journal of Law and Social Problems)
      PubDate: Tue, 01 Jul 2014 00:00:00 -040
       
  • "As Cats Are Drawn to Cream": Expanding Debt Settlement Regulation to
           Traditionally-Exempt Entities
    • Abstract: Debt settlement companies - firms that purport to settle consumers' debts for severely reduced lump-sum payments - have existed since the mid-twentieth century. While state regulations initially appeared to have dealt with many of the industry's more harmful business practices, such as charging ... (Publication: Columbia Journal of Law and Social Problems)
      PubDate: Tue, 01 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Addressing Structural Racism in Juvenile Justice through Experimentalism
    • Abstract: Anti-discrimination legal efforts are evolving in an effort to address pervasive racism that continues to infect our social institutions. With our society transitioning away from the acceptance of "first generation" (i.e. overt and deliberate) racism, we still have to contend with "second ... (Publication: Columbia Journal of Law and Social Problems)
      PubDate: Tue, 01 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -040
       
  • The Abuse of Incumbency on Trial: Limits on Legalizing Politics
    • Abstract: In politics, incumbency comes with significant advantages. Government officials running for reelection can use the benefits of their incumbent position to speak with their constituents and, at least incidentally, support their reelection. At some point, an incumbent candidate's use of those ... (Publication: Columbia Journal of Law and Social Problems)
      PubDate: Tue, 01 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -040
       
  • Tentative Rulings in California Trial Courts: A Natural Experiment
    • Abstract: California state courts have issued tentative rulings for decades. Although the California Rules of Court specify some procedural requirements for all trial courts that provide tentative rulings in law and motion matters, practices vary substantially by county. Some counties don't provide tentative ... (Publication: Columbia Journal of Law and Social Problems)
      PubDate: Tue, 01 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -040
       
 
 
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