Law and Legal Resources

Law Topics

  • Assisted suicide
  • Birthright citizenship
  • Civil forfeiture
  • Conscience rights in the workplace
  • Data encryption and surveillance
  • Discipline of employees for conduct outside work
  • Due process on campus
  • Fourth Amendment and privacy
  • Indigent criminal defendants
  • International Criminal Court
  • Maritime piracy in the 21st century
  • Mass incarceration
  • Non-governmental organizations (NGO) in international law
  • Regulatory process and public input
  • Religious Freedom Restoration Act
  • Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations (RICO) Act 
  • Roberts Court
  • Sales tax on internet purchases
  • Second Amendment
  • Social media and freedom of speech
  • Sovereign citizen movement
  • Supreme Court, power of
  • Tort reform
  • Union organizing


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