Featured video: Arthur Leonard answers the question of whether the fight for marriage equality is approaching its end game. Watch the complete video here.
Featured video: David Schoenbrod explains why the Clean Air Act isn’t perfect and how environmental legislation could be improved. Watch the complete video here.
Featured video: Robert Blecker explores the question of whether punishment is dead in America. Watch the complete video here.
Spotlight on Publications
To view a complete list of faculty publications from 2013, click here.
Coming soon, Professor Robert Blecker’s upcoming book The Death of Punishment analyzes the supporting arguments for the use of the death penalty in the criminal justice system. Professor Blecker is a widely known death penalty advocate. Published by Palgrave Macmillian, the book will hit the shelves this November. Pre-order your copy by clicking here.
Professor Jethro Lieberman has also been receiving great reviews for his book, Liberalism Undressed. The New York Law Journal praised the book as “Lieberman’s masterwork, a brilliant, provocative and mature product of decades of thought about some of the most fundamental issues of our time or any time. The book catapults Lieberman to the first rank of modern political and legal philosophers.”
Richard Chused wrote a chapter entitled “Marini v. Ireland: Protecting Low Income Renters by Judicial Shock Therapy,” in New Jersey Goes A’Courting: Ten Legal Cases that Shook the Nation (Rutgers University Press 2013). Marini v. Ireland was one of the first two cases in which courts held that defenses could be raised by tenants being sued for possession in summary dispossess courts.