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Comparative criminal procedure: History, processes and case studies
Raneta Lawson Mack, Comparative Criminal Procedure: History, Processes and Case Studies (2008).
Criminal procedure anthology: Cases, readings, and comparative perspectives
A Criminal Procedure Anthology: Cases, Readings, and Comparative Perspectives (Raneta Lawson Mack ed., 2013).
From the sublime to the ridiculous and everything in-between: Fifty things you may or may not know about Miranda v. Arizona
Raneta Lawson Mack, From the Sublime to the Ridiculous and Everything In-Between: Fifty Things You May or May Not Know about Miranda v. Arizona, 7 L.J. For Soc. Just. 33 (2017).
Reestablishing jury trials in Japan: Foundational lessons from the Russian experience
Raneta Lawson Mack, Reestablishing Jury Trials in Japan: Foundational Lessons from the Russian Experience, 2 Creighton Int'l & Comp. L.J. 100 (2012).
This article examines the foundational and systemic impact of Japan's transition to a lay participation jury in an inquisitorial system accustomed to near-perfect conviction rates. Part I of the Article discusses Japan's ...
Child seated next to me: The continuing quest for equal educational opportunity
Raneta J. Lawson, The Child Seated Next to Me: The Continuing Quest for Equal Educational Opportunity, 16 T. Marshall L. Rev. 35 (1991).
This article examines the various integration strategies used to attain equal educational opportunity and suggests that such equality may be achieved by focusing on improving neighborhood schools rather than using divisive ...
Comparative criminal procedure: History, Processes and Case Studies
Raneta Lawson Mack, Comparative Criminal Procedure: History: History, Processes and Case Studies (2d ed., 2017).
These words may not mean what you think they mean: Toward a modern understanding of children and Miranda waivers
Raneta Lawson Mack, These Words May Not Mean What You Think They Mean: Toward a Modern Understanding of Children and Miranda Waivers, 27 B.U. Pub. Int. L.J. 257 (2018), abridged version reprinted in 46 Search & Seizure L. Rep. 65 (2019).
In Parts I and II, this article will discuss the history of the Miranda waiver standards and cases interpreting those standards as applied to children. In Part III, the article will explore efforts on the state level to ...
China's role on the new U.N. Human Rights Council: A positive shift in its human rights agenda or a marriage of convenience?
Raneta Lawson Mack, China's Role on the New U.N. Human Rights Council: A Positive Shift in Its Human Rights Agenda or a Marriage of Convenience?, Global Jurist, Sept. 2007, at http://dx.doi.org/10.2202/1934-2640.1230.
This essay is an effort to bring to light (through one American's story) the need for continued human rights reform in China's criminal justice system. Jude Shao is an American businessman who is currently incarcerated in ...
War on terror: Assaulting democracy at home?
Raneta Lawson Mack & Michael J. Kelly, The War on Terror: Assaulting Democracy at Home?, Creighton U. Mag., Spring 2003, at 14.
Cybercrimes: Legislation and current trends
Raneta Lawson Mack, Cybercrimes: Legislation and Current Trends, Neb. Law., May/June 2015, at 19.