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Jude Shao case: How one American's story illustrates the pressing need for reform in China's criminal justice system
Raneta Lawson Mack, The Jude Shao Case: How One American's Story Illustrates the Pressing Need for Reform in China's Criminal Justice System, Creighton Law., Fall 2006, at 20.
Jones v. Flowers: An essay on a unified theory of procedural due process
Patrick J. Borchers, Jones v. Flowers: An Essay on a Unified Theory of Procedural Due Process, 40 Creighton L. Rev. 343 (2007).
Procedural due process has always been seen as having at least three independent strands. One is the jurisdictional or minimum contacts strand. That strand, derived from the Supreme Court's decision in International Shoe ...
Mangrum and Benson on Utah evidence
R. Collin Mangrum & Dee Benson, Mangrum and Benson on Utah Evidence (2006-2007 ed. 2006).
Succeeding in the opening statement
Kenneth J. Melilli, Succeeding in the Opening Statement, 29 Am. J. Trial Advoc. 525 (2006).
'Unlawful enemy combatant': Status, theory of culpability, or neither?
Mark David Maxwell & Sean M. Watts, 'Unlawful Enemy Combatant': Status, Theory of Culpability, or Neither? 5 J. Int'l Crim. Just. 19 (2007).
The Military Commissions Act of 2006 represents the United States' most recent effort to establish a forum to try detainees captured in its 'Global War on Terrorism'. This article briefly explores the Act's use of the term ...
Nebraska jury instructions: Second edition
Nebraska Jury Instructions: Second Edition (2006-07 ed. 2006).
Understanding the distinct function of the combatant status review tribunals: A response to Blocher
Geoffrey Corn, Eric Talbot Jensen, & Sean Watts, Understanding the Distinct Function of the Combatant Status Review Tribunals: A Response to Blocher, 116 Yale L.J. Pocket Part 327 (2007), http://yalelawjournal.org/forum/understanding-the-distinct-function-of-the-combatant-status-review-tribunals-a-response-to-blocher.
This article addresses the limited and distinct function of the Combatant Status Review Tribunals established by the Department of Defense to review enemy combatant designations. It explains how the predicate legal ...
Ethical exploitation of the unrepresented consumer
Victoria J. Haneman, The Ethical Exploitation of the Unrepresented Consumer, 73 Mo. L. Rev. 707 (2008).
This Article examines civil actions brought by attorney-represented debt buyers against unrepresented consumers, to collect debts against which the statute of limitations has already run. If the consumer were represented, ...
Impact of casino gambling on individual bankruptcy rates from 1990 to 2002
Ernie Goss & Edward A. Morse, The Impact of Casino Gambling on Individual Bankruptcy Rates from 1990 to 2002 (2005).
Past research has ignored the impact of a casino on personal bankruptcy rates over time. Using simple descriptive statistics and regression analysis, this study examines the impact of casinos and casino tenure on bankruptcy ...
Important developments in federal income taxation
Edward A. Morse, Important Developments in Federal Income Taxation, in Tax Update XXXI (State Bar of S.D. Comm. on Continuing Legal Educ. ed., 2009).
This outline covers significant developments involving federal income taxation along with a few other related topics that the author finds interesting, curious, or worthy of comment. It is not intended to provide exhaustive ...