Beyond Our Hearts: The Ecology of Couple Relationships

02 Oct 2013 12:00am Holning Lau 

2013-2014 Jorde Symposium: Regulatory Agencies and Public Policy

24 Sep 2013 01:19am  

Renee v. Duncan: The Perilous Pendulum of National Politics and a Pathway to Protecting Our Nation’s Most Vulnerable Youth

24 Sep 2013 01:07am Sean Darling-Hammond 

CLR Diversity Editor Sean Darling-Hammond analyzes the Ninth Circuit's decision in Renee v. Duncan-the latest in a series of cases challenging Department of Education regulations that  disproportionately affect low-income students by allowing teachers enrolled in alternative certification programs to engage in instruction.  Darling-Hammond ultimately advocates a novel solution to allow states to champion the rights of their most vulnerable citizens in light of restrictive standards of review of regulations in federal court.

This case note is one of seven written by California Law Review members for Circuit's first case note program.

Rehabilitating Juvenile Life Without Parole: An Analysis of Miller v. Alabama

18 Sep 2013 10:08pm Anna K. Christensen 

Current CLR member Anna K. Christensen argues that the Supreme Court's decision in Miller v. Alabama stopped short of providing juvenile offenders with complete justice.  By failing to categorically ban life sentences without the possibility of parole for juvenile offenders, Christensen asserts that the Court neglected an opportunity to fashion a sentencing system that acknowledges that while youth offenders are more apt to engage in risky behavior, they are also more responsive to rehabilitative services.

This case note is one of seven written by California Law Review members for Circuit's first case note program. 

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