|Present||Professor of Law, Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center|
Honors and Awards
- Bruce K. Gould Distinguished Professor of Law
- International Human Rights
- Criminal Law
- Advanced Criminal Law
Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
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Civil Rights in Crisis: The Racial Impact of the Denial of the Sixth Amendment Right to Counsel 14 U. Md. L.J. Race, Religion, Gender & Class 163 (2014)
Whereas in 2013 there had been widespread celebration of the fiftieth anniversary of the landmark Supreme Court decision in Gideon v. Wainwright, much has been written in subsequent years about the unhappy state of the ...
The Role of Defense Counsel in Ensuring a Fair Justice System The Champion (Magazine of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers) at 38 June (2012)
Supreme Court decisions are replete with statements about how crucial it is to have a defense attorney represent the person who is accused of crime. Defense counsel may accurately be considered law enforcers. While representing ...
An Analysis of Thirty-Five Years of Rape Reform: A Frustrating Search for Fundamental Fairness 41 Akron L. Rev. 981 (2008)
This article will analyze the most significant changes in the manner in which individuals who are charged with the crime of rape are prosecuted for that offense. In the last thirty-five years, there has been ...
The World’s Youngest Political Prisoner 59 The Humanist 2 (1999)
Every participant at an international human rights conference in June 1998 received a small pamphlet published by Tibetan supporters of Tibetan Buddhism's highest-ranking figure, the Dalai Lama. Entitled "The World's Youngest Political Prisoner," the pamphlet ...
The Empire Strikes Back: Britain's Use of the Law to Suppress Political Dissent in Hong Kong 15 B. U. Int'l L. J. 1 (1997)
This Article highlights historical events in Hong Kong under the British administration, and calls for a reconsideration of the widely-held view of approving of British rule. Among those instances highlighed by this Article include the ...