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Issues

Recent WJLGS Issues

  • Volume XXXVI, No. 1 – Spring 2021

    Articles: "A National Truth Commission for Native Americans" by Sara L. Ochs; "When Justice Does Not Work: A Solution Focused Approach to Violence Against Native Women in Indian Country" by Melissa Tehee, Racheal Killgore, Sallie Mack, Devon S. Isaacs, and Erica Ficklin. Comments: "Devolving Standards of Decency: How Eighth Amendment Jurisprudence Fails Transgender Inmates Seeking Necessary Medical Care" by George A. Acosta; "Daniel v. Armslist: A "Bad Samaritan" Case Study" by Elizabeth Leonard; "School's Out for Black Boys in Wisconsin: An Analysis of Wisconsin's Racist Implementation of Expulsion and Suspension Law and Its Intersection with Wisconsin Students' Opportunities for Success" by Madeline Dawn Nelson; "Commerce, Not Speech: Dismantling the Eighth Circuit's Free Speech Analysis in Telescope Media Group v. Lucero" by Alexander Schmidt.

  • Volume XXXV, No. 2 – Fall 2020

    Articles: "LGBTQ+ Employment Protections: The U.S. Supreme Court's Decision in Bostock v. Clayton County, Georgia and the Implications for Public Schools" by John Dayton & Micah Barry. Notes: "Stripped from Sunscreen, but Fine for Foundation: How the Regulatory Dichotomy of Topically Applied Skin Products Endangers Women" by Emily Jones. Comments: "The Cocaine Mom Law: How Wisconsin's Civil Commitment of Pregnant Women Violates the Fourteenth Amendment" by Kathryn Hayes; "When Loopholes Allow Rape: An Analysis of States Whose Statutes and Case Law Allowed Post-Penetration Rape and How Wisconsin Compares" by Manuel Sanches-Moyano.

  • Volume XXXV, No. 1 – Spring 2020

    Articles: "The Politics of Legal Challenges to Pornography: A Comparative Analysis" by Max Waltman and "How the United States Uses Foreign Policy to Control and Adversely Impact Foreign Women" by by Liam Pisan. Comments: "“Free the Nipple” One Broadcast at a Time: FCC Indecency Regulations of Nudity" by Michaela Mullis & Jasmin McNealy and "Sexual Harassment and Wisconsin's Professional Rules of Responsibility" by Kathryn Potratz.

  • Volume XXXIV, No. 2 – Fall 2019

    Special Symposium Issue: "Talking About Black Lives Matter and #MeToo" by Linda S. Greene, Lolita Buckner, Inniss, and Bridget J. Crawford with Mehrsa Baradaran, Noa Ben-Asher, I. Bennett Capers, Osamudia R. James, and Keisha Lindsay. Articles also include "Restructuring U.S. Military Justice through a Comparative Analysis of Israel Defense Forces" by Emily Hazen and "Sexual Harassment in the Shadow of Mandatory Arbitration" by Alyssa Schaefer. Comments includes "Babies Behind Bars: How Prison Nurseries Protect the Constitutional Right to be a Parent in Wisconsin" by Sophia Dolan.

  • Volume XXXIV, No. 1 – Spring 2019

    Articles include "White Boy Wasted: Race, Sex, and Alcohol Use in Fraternity Hazing" by Gregory S. Parks and Sabrina Parisi, "What About Bob? The Continuing Problem of Federally-Subsidized LGB Discrimination in Higher Education" by Dyllan Moreno Taxman, "Protecting Planned Parenthood: Is Planned Parenthood Funding a Justiciable Right Under the Medicaid Freedom-of-Choice Provision?" by Allison Gilley and "Rape, Resign, Repeat: How the Deliberate Indifference Standard Denies Redress to Detainees Raped by Corrections Officials" by Melissa Stein.

  • Volume XXXIII, No. 1 – Spring 2018

    Articles include "Judicial Ecology Reconciling a Normative Critique of Hively V. Ivy Tech Community College with the Current Sociopolitical Context" by Eric M. Clarkson, "The Transgender Marriage Dilemma" by Julian N. Larry, and "Making Pro-abortion Laws Pro-choice for Female Rape Victims" by Anna K. Martin. Comments include "Gender Bias in Clinical Drug Trials" by Dana Roth.

  • Volume XXXII, No. 2 – Fall 2017

    Articles include "“We Will Not Be Invisible” Women and Solitary Confinement in the U.S." by Heidi Cerneka, "Fostering a Safe Warfighting Environment: Applying Title Ix and Student Discipline in Higher Education to the Military’s Fight Against Sexual Assault" by Seth Michael Engel, and "Marriage Equality, Parentage (In)Equality" by Jeffrey A. Parness. Comments include "An App a Day Keeps the Doctor Away: Liability Analysis of the Breast Cancer Ally App" by Alexandra Regan Abernethy, "Potty Politics: G.G. Ex Rel. Grimm V. Gloucester County School Board, Title IX, and the Challenges Faced by Transgender Students under the Trump Administration and Beyond" by Nathan Heffernan, and "Health Is Health: Section 1557 of the Affordable Care Act and Transgender Healthcare Rights in Wisconsin and the United States" by Dana Holle.

  • Volume XXXII, No. 1 – Spring 2017

    Articles include "Gender Diversity on Corporate Boards: Spotlighting Wisconsin" by Phyllis King and "Seeing the Wrecking Ball in Motion: Ex Parte Protection Orders and the Realities of Domestic Violence" by Debra Pogrund Stark & Jessica Choplin. Comments include "The Limits of the Law: Tipping, Employment Discrimination, and Legal Theories for Plaintiffs under Title VII" by Jakob Feltham and "The Fiduciary Duty to Gender Diversity Within Corporate Boards: The Necessary Link among Shareholder Primacy, the Director Nomination Process, and Higher Financial Return" by Mary Parmeter.

  • Volume XXXI, No. 2 – Fall 2016

    Articles include "Mirror, Mirror on the Wall – Gender, Olympic Competition and Persistence of the Feminine Ideal" by Linda Sheryl Greene, "FACEing Hate: Using Hate Crime Legislation to Deter Antiabortion Violence and Extremism" by Kelly Jo Popkin, and "The Right Side of History: Prohibiting Sexual Orientation Discrimination in Public Accommodations, Housing, and Employment" by Isaac Saidel-Goley. Comments include "Breast Density Legislation: The Valuable Role of Narratives in a Sexualized Disease" by Christina L. Brigg, "Title IX, and How to Rectify Sexism Entrenched in NCAA Leadership" by David Lanser, and "Gender Identity Debuts in Wisconsin Statutes: What It Means for Protecting Transgender Wisconsinites" by Tyler Stevenson.

  • Volume XXX, No. 2 – Fall 2015

    Comments include "Gender and Sex Designations for Identification Purposes: A Discussion on Inclusive Documentation for a Less Assimilationist Society" by Lauren Bishop, "Pom Poms, Pigskin & Jiggle Tests: Is It Time for the National Football League Cheerleaders to Unionize?" by Claudia Harke, and "Disproportionate Use of Deadly Force on Unarmed Minority Males: How Gender and Racial Perceptions Can Be Remedied" by Sarah Zwach.

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