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Federal Witness Protection Program revisited and compared: Reshaping an old weapon to meet new challenges in the global crime fighting effort
Raneta Lawson Mack, The Federal Witness Protection Program Revisited and Compared: Reshaping an Old Weapon to Meet New Challenges in the Global Crime Fighting Effort, 21 U. Miami International & Comp. L. Rev. 191 (2014).
Self-defense & stand your ground laws: An undisputed right and its controversial progeny
Raneta Lawson Mack, Self-Defense & Stand Your Ground Laws: An Undisputed Right & Its Controversial Progeny, Creighton Law., Fall 2014, at 16.
Comparative criminal procedure: History, processes and case studies
Raneta Lawson Mack, Comparative Criminal Procedure: History, Processes and Case Studies (2008).
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 ...
Criminal procedure anthology: Cases, readings, and comparative perspectives
A Criminal Procedure Anthology: Cases, Readings, and Comparative Perspectives (Raneta Lawson Mack ed., 2013).
It's broke, so let's fix it: Using a quasi-inquisitorial approach to limit the impact of bias in the American criminal justice system
Raneta Lawson Mack, It's Broke, So Let's Fix It: Using a Quasi-Inquisitorial Approach to Limit the Impact of Bias in the American Criminal Justice System, 7 Ind. Int'l & Comp. L. Rev. 63 (1996).
This article examines the Italian Code of Criminal Procedure (Codice di procedura penale) as a theoretical model for transformation of the U.S. accusatorial system of justice. Specifically, the article systematically ...
This gun for hire: Concealed weapons legislation in the workplace and beyond
Raneta Lawson Mack, This Gun for Hire: Concealed Weapons Legislation in the Workplace and Beyond, 30 Creighton L. Rev. 285 (1997).
This article considers select concealed weapons statutes and focuses on liability and practical implementation concerns that arise in the employment and business contexts once concealed weapons laws are enacted.
Lying, cheating and stealing at government expense: Striking a balance between the public interest and the interests of the public in the Witness Protection Program
Raneta J. Lawson, Lying, Cheating and Stealing at Government Expense: Striking a Balance Between the Public Interest and the Interests of the Public in the Witness Protection Program, 24 Ariz. St. L.J. 1429 (1992).
This article examines the initial recommendations for change of the witness protection program and the 1984 Reform Act to determine positive and/or negative effects. The article then suggests alternative approaches to the ...
Critical race theory as praxis: A view from outside the outside
Raneta J. Lawson, Critical Race Theory as Praxis: A View From Outside the Outside, 38 How. L.J. 353 (1995).
This article examines the structure and development of critical race theory scholarship and offer recommendations for enhancing its practical real world applications.
Digital signatures, the electronic economy and the protection of national security: Some distinctions with an economic cifference
Raneta Lawson Mack, Digital Signatures, the Electronic Economy and the Protection of National Security: Some Distinctions with an Economic Difference, 17 John Marshall Journal of Computer & Information Law 981 (1999).