Rights

Are Confederate Monuments Set in Stone?

Are Confederate Monuments Set in Stone?

Historic preservation laws can hinder the removal of Confederate statues.

Preserving Community and Neighborhood Choice?

Preserving Community and Neighborhood Choice?

Critics argue that the Trump Administration rule to protect suburbs will negatively impact fair housing.

Pennsylvania’s Misguided Sentencing Risk-Assessment Reform

Pennsylvania’s Misguided Sentencing Risk-Assessment Reform

New risk-forecasting tool reinforces racial disparities and emphasizes future risk in criminal sentencing.

The Past and Present of Racism in the Administrative State

The Past and Present of Racism in the Administrative State

Creating an anti-racist administrative state requires confronting and dismantling historic, systemic racism.

#BlackFamiliesMatter

#BlackFamiliesMatter

Federal and state governments should prioritize funding preventative services rather than adopting reactive child removal policies.

AFFH and the Challenge of Reparations in the Administrative State

AFFH and the Challenge of Reparations in the Administrative State

Federal housing regulations reveal how the government has embedded racist policies in the administrative state.

Hate Speech in Context

Hate Speech in Context

Scholars argue that hate speech on social media can lead to violence and must be regulated.

Regulation of Animal Subjects Research

Regulation of Animal Subjects Research

Scholars discuss whether the Animal Welfare Act achieves its aim of protecting animal research subjects.

My Body, Whose Choice?

My Body, Whose Choice?

States should require doctors to seek informed consent before performing pelvic exams on anesthetized women.

The Crisis Pregnancy Center Conundrum

The Crisis Pregnancy Center Conundrum

Experts call for crisis pregnancy center regulation to combat free speech concerns and medical misinformation.

Remembering and Continuing RBG’s Legacy

Remembering and Continuing RBG’s Legacy

Justice Ginsburg paved the way toward gender equality, inspiring generations to advocate justice under the law.

Regulating Tiger Kings

Regulating Tiger Kings

A proposed federal law would tighten regulation of private possession of big cats.