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California State University, Dominguez Hills
University of Wisconsin, Parkside
Latest update: December 10, 1999
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New Links, December 1999

MegaLaw Site
Non-teaching Site. Many useful links. Free. Link added December 10, 1999.

Queer Legal Resources
Link added December 10. 1999.

Legal Firm Specializing in Employment Law for the Under-represented
Link added October 23, 1999

Methods of Peacemaking
Another of Howard Richards' courses at Earlham.
This one focuses on "debriefing," and also brings in
some interesting points on the extent to which we
can entertain a different perspective. Link added July 21, 1999.

Harvard Law Review
Some articles, some issue Tables of Contents online.Link added July 20, 1999.

Law Library on the Internet
Links not working on July 20, 1999. Go to View->Page Source; look up journal URL.
Link added July 20, 1999.

Law and Contemporary Problems
Duke University. Link added July 20, 1999.

Jurist, the Law Professor's Network
Link added July 19, 1999.

Feminist Theory and Feminist Jurisprudence
Not as much as there should be, but some articles.
Link added July 19, 1999.

California Code of Regulations
Added July 19, 1999.

American Law Sources On-Line
Link added July 19, 1999.

Michael Geist's Legal Resource and Writing Home Page
Link added July 19, 1999.

Center for Law and Social Policy (CLASP)
Link added here July 19, 1999. Also on social work links.

World Justice Information Network
Link added here July 26, 1999.

Basic Legal Citation
Link added July 19, 1999.
Law/Legal Information Resources. Link added July 19, 1999.

Black's Law Dictionary
Link added July 19, 1999.

An Abridged History of the United States
by William M. Brinton, a San Francisco Lawyer, retired I think.
You may download the text free. Has a legal perspective. Try it. You might like it.
Link added July 19, 1999.

Law Resources for the Study of Law and Policy
New York University. Link added July 18, 1999.

The Law and Society Association
USA. Link added July 18, 1999

Canadian Journal of Law and Society
Links to Other Law and Society Sites
Link added July 18, 1999.

Government, Law and Society
on the Carnegie Mellon Univ. English Server
Link added July 18, 1999.

California Legislature

New Links, May 1999

Guidelines for Case Briefs and Sample Brief
Samples included in the Syllabus for Pol. 324: Constitutional Law.
Link added June 20, 1999.
Celonya's Project on Criminal Justice Links

New Links, April 1999

Understanding the Law: Citizen's Arrest
Dear Habermas answers questions. Link added April 30, 1999.

New Links, January 1999

Sociology of Law Handbook

Law :

Race and Racism in American Law
Site maintained by Professor at Universitty of Dayton Law School.
Site name taken from Derrrick Bell's book of same name.
Good resources, frequently updated. Link added to this file on January 29, 1999.

One Perspective on Paying for Law School
Jim Rossi's Lair - Guide for Law Students
Law Journals Available Online

Anti-Asian Violence Concerns Page
Contains link to US Law and Web links to hate. Link added on January 27, 1999.
Is Innocent Until Proven Guilty A Lost Principle?
On the identificatin of juveniles as gang members by their clothing.
Out of Westminster, CA. Link added on January 27, 1999.
Self-Induced Intoxication and Criminal Liability
Australian Law Reform Committee
Look at issue paper number 1 - reasoning similar to reasoning in U.S. Law

Indigenous Peoples

Bureau of Indian Affairs
Most Frequently Requested Indian Laws
Native American Land and Water Rights A bibliography.
National Congress of American Indians
Pending Federal Legislation on Adoption
Relates to the Indian Child Welfare Act of 1978.

Latest News on Issues :

A New State for the Inuit
News item on the granting of self-government to the Inuit of Canada.
Time-specific link. If not working, go to The New York Times, then search for:
"A New State for the Inuit," by Anthony dePlama on January 29, 1999.
Added January 29, 1999.

Womensnet Collection of Analyses on the Clinton-Lewinsky Affair External Site
A Statement From Death Row Death Penalty

Online Legal Resources :

Have Questions about Your Rights in School? Ask Sybil Liberty (ACLU)
Prof. Lemmert's Law Links - Go explore!
Cornell Law Library On-Line Cornell Access to Supreme Court Decisions

Online Sociological Resources :

Art as Sociological Method
National Archives and Records Administration:Activist Arts External Site


Case links borrowed from page of Dr. Chester Britt AdmJ 472, Pennsylvania State University. They are all accessed through findlaw, and it was to teach you to use findlaw that we borrowed the links.

Nixon v. United States, 506 U.S. 224 (1993)
on justiciability of judge impeachment

MORRISON v. OLSON, 487 U.S. 654 (1988)
on independent counsel

on bail

CHANDLER v. FLORIDA, 449 U.S. 560 (1981)
on televising a criminal trial

ESTES v. TEXAS, 381 U.S. 532 (1965)
on publicity and fairness of trial

McCLESKEY v. KEMP, 481 U.S. 279 (1987)
on death penalty and race