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CFP: Children’s Rights, Civil Rights, Poverty, Etc.

The New York University Annual Survey of American Law is will dedicate its 76th Volume to Marian Wright Edelman, founder and president emerita of the Children’s Defense Fund. The editors invite submissions from scholars, practitioners, and graduate students that explore topics … Continue reading

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News Coverage of Poverty: ‘You can’t win’: the parents working full-time – and struggling to survive

News Coverage of Poverty: Chris McGreal, ‘You can’t win’: the parents working full-time – and struggling to survive, The Guardian, Apr. 30, 2019. Read more detail on Recent Law Professor posts –

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Constitutional “Equal Process” and the Problem of Poverty

Brandon L. Garret, Wealth, Equal Protection, and Due Process, Duke Law School Public Law & Legal Theory Series No. 2019-14 (Jan. 14, 2019), available at SSRN. Mark Kende It is a constitutional law truism that wealth and class are not suspect … Continue reading

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Teaching Resources: Domestic Violence & Poverty

For those of you who arent familiar with the In Her Shoes exercise produced by the Washington State Coalition Against Domestic Violence, it is a fabulous resource for teaching how multiple systems affect the ability of victims of domestic violence… … Continue reading

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Income, Poverty and Health Insurance Coverage in the United States: 2017

“The U.S. Census Bureau announced today that real median household income increased by 1.8 percent between 2016 and 2017, while the official poverty rate decreased 0.4 percentage points. At the same time, the number of people without health insurance coverage … Continue reading

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