City University of New York Law Review

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List of Papers (Total 394)

The Nonprofit Sector: Myths and Realities

By James J. Fishman, Published on 07/01/06

Symposium Transcript

Editor’s Note: On June 30, 1980, the Second Circuit Court of Appeals decided Filártiga v. Peña-Irala , a groundbreaking case that used the Alien Tort Claims Act to achieve justice for victims of international human rights violations. The twenty-fifth anniversary of the Second Circuit Filártiga decision was celebrated on November 2, 2005 by the International Law Committee of the...

Environmental Justice, Community Empowerment, and the Role of Lawyers in Post-Katrina New Orleans

Working together toward a common goal often requires mobilizing the strength and energy of many groups of people, all of whom share the same passion for accomplishing that goal. Hurricane Katrina and its devastating effect on the environment and communities in New Orleans and the Gulf Coast has done exactly that, bringing together numerous coalitions of concerned individuals who...

Deviant Dreams: Extreme Associates and the Case for Porn

By Sienna Baskin, Published on 12/31/06

"Theory Saved My Life

By Kris Franklin, Published on 10/01/05