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Our faculty are prolific scholars whose articles have appeared in leading law journals and whose books have been released by prestigious publishers. These summaries showcase some of our professors’ recent work
Scholarship by Professor Rachel E. López
López and her co-authors argue that life sentences without parole in the U.S. are a violation of human rights.
Scholarship by Professor Lisa A. Tucker
The U.S. Supreme Court has been vacating lower-court decisions that favor progressives at an alarming rate.
Scholarship by Professor Richard Frankel
Unique legal hurdles that prisoners face as pro se litigants could be eliminated under a proposed model form complaint.
Scholarship by Professor Deborah Gordon
Narratives about possessions serve psychological, social and legal purposes and could democratize estate planning.
Scholarship by Professor Alex Geisinger
Insights about social norms shape a new theory about the capacity of unenforced regulations to influence behavior.
Scholarship by Professor Bret Asbury
Breakthroughs that treat or prevent diseases caused by genetic abnormalities pose new questions for genetic counselors.
Scholarship by Professor David S. Cohen
Planned Parenthood of Southeastern Pennsylvania v. Casey left a legacy of doubt, based on the size of a fraction.
Scholarship by Professor Elizabeth R. Kukura
Mothers and newborns alike suffer from abuse pregnant women experience in delivery rooms.
Scholarship by Professor Emily Zimmerman
Empirical research on grit has uncovered insights that could enhance students’ experience in law school.
Scholarship by Professor Robert I. Field
Data Protection Review Boards would provide decentralized oversight of external data sharing by commercial database companies.
Scholarship by Professor Wendy Greene
Intersectional and multi-dimensional analysis of workplace discrimination and the social construction of race.
Scholarship by Professor Nicole Iannarone
Providing a voice for regular investors.