- Transformational Movements: The National Lawyers Guild and Radical Legal Service by Jules Lobel
- Speaking of the Review: Speech at the NLG Convention at Oakland, October 25, 2015 by Deborah Willis
- The Color of Pain: Blacks and the U.S. Health Care System—Can the Affordable Care Act Help to Heal a History of Injustice? Part I by Jennifer M. Smith
• “Deadly Force” Revisited: Transparency and Accountability for D.C. Police Use of Force by Karen Hopkins
• Could or Must? Apprendi’s Application to Indeterminate Sentencing Systems After Alleyne by David Loudon
• Book Review: Guantanamo Diary by Leila Sayed-Taha & Azadeh Shahshahani
- The Challenges of Legal Education in the Neoliberal University by Harold McDougall
- Agents of Change: How Police and the Courts Misuse the Law to Silence Mass Protests by Crystal N. Abbey
- Masking Discrimination: How the "Second Wave" of RFRAs Can Weaken Protections for LGB Individuals by Laura Lane-Steele
Baby Veronica Ruling: Implications for the Indian Child Welfare Act in Indian Child Removals and Adoptions to Non-Indian Custodians by Shannon M. Morris | "Mandatory Detention?" Why the Colloquial Name for for INA § 236(c) is a Misnomer and How Alternatives to Detention Programs Can Fulfill its Custody Requirement by Katie Mullins | More than Just the Last Gay Marriage Case by Nathan Goetting | BOOK REVIEW: Drones and Targeted Killing by David Gespass
- Disgust, Dehumanization, and the Courts’ Response to Sex Offender Legislation by Alexandra Stupple
- Local Government in Michigan: Democracy for the Fortunate Few, by John Philo
- "Anything You Post Online Can and Will be Used Against You in a Court of Law": Criminal Liability and First Amendment Implications of Social Media Expression, by Kathryn R. Taylor
- Stephen Kimber's What Lies Across the Water - the Definitive Study of the Cuban Five, by Arthur Heitzer
- Diversity, Democracy and White Racial Identity: Schuette v. Coalition to Defend Affirmative Action, by Osamudia R. James
- The Legal Services NYC Strike: Neoliberalism, Austerity and Resistance, by Tyler Kasperek Somes
- The International Criminal Court and Lubanga: The Feminist Critique and Jus Cogens, by Eric Allen Engle
- Work Like A Dog: Expanding Animal Cruelty Statutes to Gain Human Rights for Migrant Farmworkers in the U.S., by Margaret Shikibu
- Enfranchising Native Americans After Shelby County v. Holder: Congress's Duty to Act by Ryan D. Dreveskracht
- It's The Economy, Stupid: Capitalism, Environmental Law, and the Need for Sustainable Economies by Catherine Phillips
- State Execution: A Morally Indefensible Proposition by Alan Clarke & Laurelyn Whitt
- Book Review: The Federalist Society: How Conservatives Took the Law Back from Liberals by David Gespass
"Michigan's Invisible People" by Brendan Beery & Daniel Ray | "Gay Marriage is a Fundamental" Right by Nathan Goetting | "Know Your Rights Manual for the Transgender Community" by National Lawyers Guild San Francisco Bay Area Chapter, et al. | " 'Baton Bullying': Understanding Multi-Aggressor Rotation in Anti-Harassment Cases" by Kris Franklin | "A Supreme Court Ruling That's About Way More Than Preemption" by Nancy D. Polikoff
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