Past Issues

Previous issues of MJR&L are now available at the MLaw Journal Repository

Volume 21.1 (Fall 2015)

Content titles link to full text on the MLaw Scholarship Repository.


Habermas, the Public Sphere, and the Creation of a Racial Counterpublic

Professor Guy-Uriel Charles, Duke University School of Law
(MJR&L Founding Member & Editor-in-Chief, Vol. 1), and
Professor Luis Fuentes-Rohwer, Indiana University Maurer School of Law (MJR&L Founding Member)

Barriers to the Ballot Box: Implicit Bias and Voting Rights in the 21st Century

Arusha Gordon, Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law, and                                   Ezra D. Rosenberg, Associate Counsel and Co-Director, Voting Rights Project

Strip Searching in the Age of Colorblind Racism: The Disparate Impact of Florence v. Board of Chosen Freeholders of the County of Burlington

Dr. Vincent André Keeton, Associate Professor of Criminal Justice/Criminology, LaGuardia Community College – City University of New York


Without Representation, No Taxation: Free Blacks, Taxes, and Tax Exemptions Between the Revolutionary and Civil Wars

Christopher J. Bryant, J.D., Duke University School of Law, 2014


Cross-Racial Identifications: Solutions to the “They All Look Alike” Effect

Laura Connelly, University of Michigan Law School, J.D. Candidate, 2016

Schooling the Police: Race, Disability, and the Conduct of School Resource Officers

Amanda Merkwae, University of Michigan Law School, J.D. Candidate, 2016