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2013 Distinguished Dunwody Lecture in Law

Please join us for the 2013 Dunwody Distinguished Lecture in Law Who Won the Obamacare Case (and Why Did So Many Law Professors Miss the Boat)? Presented by Randy Barnett Carmack Waterhouse Professor of Legal Theory at the Georgetown University … Continue reading

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Lauren Rehm, A Proposal for Settling the Interpretation of Florida’s Proposals for Settlement

Although created to encourage settlement, few rules have generated more collateral litigation than Florida’s proposals for settlement provisions. While Florida Statutes section 768.79 creates a substantive right to attorney’s fees, Florida Rule of Civil Procedure 1.442 provides a procedural enforcement … Continue reading

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Nicole Kuncl, Seeing Red: The Legal Backlash Against Red-Light Cameras in Florida

This Note will examine Florida’s Mark Wandall Traffic Safety Act, which authorizes the use of traffic infraction detectors (red-light cameras) to enforce traffic laws. Florida, like many other states, currently finds itself in the midst of a heated debate over … Continue reading

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Derek W. Black, Civil Rights, Charter Schools, and Lessons to be Learned

Two major structural shifts have occurred in education reform in the past two decades: the decline of civil rights reforms and the rise of charter schools. Courts and policy makers have relegated traditional civil rights reforms that address segregation, poverty, … Continue reading

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Ben Trachtenberg, Confronting Coventurers: Coconspirator Hearsay, Sir Walter Raleigh, and the Sixth Amendment Confrontation Clause

Using the example of a recent major terrorism prosecution, this Article addresses “coventurer hearsay” in the context of the ongoing Confrontation Clause debate concerning the United States Supreme Court’s decision in Crawford v. Washington. Courts have recently begun admitting hearsay … Continue reading

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George W. Dent, Jr., Corporate Governance: The Swedish Solution

The optimal allocation of authority among executives, directors, and shareholders of public companies has been debated as long as there have been public companies, and the issue now seems further from resolution than ever. In recent years Sweden has changed … Continue reading

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