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THREE PART SYMPOSIUM: The Tenth Anniversary of the ABA Capital Defense Guidelines: The Road Traveled and the Road to be Traveled

The Tenth Anniversary of the ABA Capital Defense Guidelines: The Road Traveled and the Road to Be Traveled This special symposium issue is a collection of articles spanning three separate issues of the Hofstra Law Review.    

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Spring 2015 | Volume 43: Issue 3

Volume 43 | Issue 3| Spring 2015 Table Of Contents Articles NO EXECUTION IF FOUR JUSTICES OBJECT by Eric M. Freedman AN EDIFICE OF MISSHAPEN STONES: INTERPRETING FEDERAL RULE OF EVIDENCE 404(A) by David Crump BREAKING THE ICE: HOW PLAINTIFFS MAY … Continue reading

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Winter 2014 | Volume 43: Issue 2

Volume 43 | Issue 2| Winter 2014 Table Of Contents Ideas THE M WORD by Tamara L. Kuennan Articles ARE JUDGES TIED TO THE PAST? EVIDENCE FROM JURISDICTION CASES by Shay Lavie DEATH OF A PRECEDENT: SHOULD JUSTICES RETHINK THEIR CONSENSUS … Continue reading

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Fall 2014|Volume 43: Issue 1

Volume 43 | Issue 1| Fall 2014   Table Of Contents Articles HUMAN RIGHTS, FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION, AND THE RISE OF THE SILVER SCREEN by Lawrence M. Friedman REGULATING IN THE DARK AND A POSTSCRIPT ASSESSMENT OF THE IRON LAW OF … Continue reading

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Summer 2014 | Volume 42: Issue 4

Volume 42 | Issue 4| Summer 2014   Table Of Contents Articles MARRIAGE EQUALITY, UNITED STATES V. WINDSOR, AND THE CRISIS IN EQUAL PROTECTION JURISPRUDENCE by Susannah W. Pollvogt POSITIVIST LEGAL ETHICS THEORY AND THE LAW GOVERNING LAWYERS: A FEW PUZZLES … Continue reading

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Spring 2014 | Volume 42: Issue 3

Volume 42 | Issue 3| Spring 2014   Table Of Contents Articles THE COLLAPSING CONSTITUTION by Michael D. Cicchini REGULATION, PROHIBITION, AND OVERCRIMINALIZATION: THE PROPER AND IMPROPER USES OF THE CRIMINAL LAW by Paul J. Larkin, Jr. PLASTIC INJURIES by Anne Bloom HORTON … Continue reading

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Winter 2013 | Volume 42: Issue 2

SYMPOSIUM: THE TENTH ANNIVERSARY OF THE ABA CAPITAL DEFENSE GUIDELINES: THE ROAD TRAVELED AND THE ROAD TO BE TRAVELED – PART TWO  Table Of Contents Articles INTRODUCTION: THE CONTINUING QUEST FOR HIGH-QUALITY DEFENSE REPRESENTATION IN CAPITAL CASES by Eric M. Freedman SUDDEN DEATH: A FEDERAL … Continue reading

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Fall 2013 | Volume 42: Issue 1

SYMPOSIUM: THE ETHICAL INFRASTRUCTURE AND CULTURE OF LAW FIRMS Table Of Contents Articles FOREWORD: SYSTEMATICALLY THINKING ABOUT LAW FIRM ETHICS: CONFERENCE ON THE ETHICAL INFRASTRUCTURE AND CULTURE OF LAW FIRMS by Susan Saab Fortney LAW FIRM MALPRACTICE DISCLOSURE: ILLUSTRATIONS AND … Continue reading

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Title III of the JOBS Act: Using Unsophisticated Wealth to Crowdfund Small Business Capital or Fraudsters’ Bank Accounts? by Benjamin P. Siegel

Starting a business is a significant undertaking. Entrepreneurs often work grueling, around-the-clock hours in high-pressure environments for the opportunity to be one of the rare successful businesses that survive the first few tumultuous years. Recently, the impetus behind entrepreneurship has … Continue reading

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Freedom From Food: On the Need to Restore FDR’s Vision of Economic Rights in America, and How It Can Be Done by Evgeny Krasnov

Within the U.S. policy discourse, it has long been taken for granted that the body of human rights law does not—and should not—include economic rights, which include the right to adequate food, shelter, and health care. This is an irony … Continue reading

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