December 18, 2012
by Emily Osgood
JURIST Guest Columnist Christopher Newton, St. John's University School of Law Class of 2013, is the author of the fifteenth article in a 15-part series from the staffers of the Journal of Civil Rights and Economic Development. He argues that state legislatures should enact laws to compel prison ...[read more]
October 24, 2007
by Andrew Wood
Gary Solis: Attorney General-nominee Michael Mukasey could not or would not say if he considers waterboarding torture. If it is torture, it is unconstitutional, he responded when asked. By now, most of us know what the interrogation technique of waterboarding is. It is widely repo... ...[read more]
March 8, 2006
by JURIST Commentator
Tahira Bland: Anne Bryson, Gina Mosley, and I have been assigned to a non-profit law firm, the Justice Center. The primary focus of the Justice Center is to provide indigent criminal defense. Hurricane Katrina caused severe damage to legal institutions in New Orleans. For example, the state c... ...[read more]

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