Virginity Testing and South Africa’s HIV/AIDS Crisis: Beyond Rights Universalism and Cultural Relativism Toward Health Capabilities

In this Article, I explore the tension between the politics of culture and the rights of women and girls to equality, privacy, and sexual autonomy in the context of epidemic disease. Specifically, this Article examines the political debate surrounding the resurgence of virginity testing, its widespread popular support in certain communities, and the South African […]

Mourning Miranda

The article presents new field research about police interrogation tactics and training and discusses that research in light of recent social science literature and judicial decisions. Professor Weisselberg argues that the safeguards of Miranda v. Arizona have become ineffective””not because police are deliberately disobeying Miranda, but because officers have learned how to take advantage of […]