March 1, 2014
by Fangxing Li
JURIST Guest Columnist Antonio Del Mastro, Northeastern University School of Law, Class of 2014, discusses the possible interpretations of the Copyright Act that the US Supreme Court is tasked with choosing in American Broadcasting Companies, Inc. v. Aereo, Inc., which will determine whether or ...[read more]
February 19, 2014
by Fangxing Li
JURIST Guest Columnists Kaley Lentini and Lenore Montanaro, Western New England University School of Law Class of 2014 and Class of 2015, discuss Utah's recent case that strikes down its anti same-sex marriage law..."There is no rational connection between Utah's prohibition of same-sex marriage ...[read more]
September 28, 2013
by Fangxing Li
JURIST Guest Columnist Ginger Grimes, University of California, Irvine School of Law Class of 2015, discusses the recent announcement by the Department of Justice regarding veteran same-sex couples benefits and advocates that the place of celebration rule should be adopted...Last month, a federal ...[read more]
September 18, 2013
by Fangxing Li
JURIST Guest Columnist Liesel LeCates, University of Utah- S.J. Quinney College of Law Class of 2014, discusses the recent sentences by an Egyptian military tribunal against protesters supporting of the ousted president Muhamad Morsi, and whether the sentences were legitimate and fair ...[read more]
September 5, 2013
by Fangxing Li
JURIST Guest Columnist Patrick Brady, University of Maine School of Law Class of 2014, discusses Detroit's bankruptcy and pension holders' proactive defense of their rights...Although the pension holders of the city pension funds are at the heart of Detroit's financial woes, the holders are at a ...[read more]
June 25, 2013
by Fangxing Li
JURIST Guest Columnist Sabrina Ramirez, Barry University School of Law, Class of 2014, discusses the new immigration reform and the Hispanic vote's impact on the reform... The Immigration Bill Immigration reform, a highly politicized topic, polarizes the country in two factions; those that ...[read more]
May 17, 2013
by Elizabeth Hand
JURIST Associate Editor Fangxing Li, University of Pittsburgh School of Law Class of 2014, explores the upcoming US Supreme Court decision on affirmative action policies in institutions of higher education and argues that these policies harm rather than help diversity in schools that employ those ...[read more]
April 18, 2013
by Fangxing Li
JURIST Guest Columnist Qiwei Chen, an LL.M. candidate from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law Class of 2013, discusses China's new leaders election and the current disputes on hukou, the household registration system...On March 17, 2013, the National People's Congress (NPC), the highest ...[read more]
March 28, 2013
by Fangxing Li
JURIST Guest Columnist Serge Diaz, University of Edinburgh School of Law Class of 2015, discusses the effects of a recent ruling by the UK Court of Appeal on UK criminal record disclosures laws...On January 29, 2013, the UK Court of Appeal handed down a disappointing judgment for the UK government ...[read more]
March 8, 2013
by Fangxing Li
JURIST Senior Editor Sarah Posner, University of Pittsburgh School of Law Class of 2013, is a member of JURIST's Editorial Board. Here, Posner discusses the loophole on corporate liability and US Supreme Court's possible holding in Kiobel v. Royal Dutch Petroleum Co. based on the Alien Tort ...[read more]

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