The University of New Mexico School of Law faculty has been educated at the nation's most distinguished law schools and has practiced and taught throughout the country, bringing to UNM a healthy diversity of backgrounds, professional interests and outlooks on legal education. This collection showcases the range of scholarship by current and emeriti faculty at UNMSOL.

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Can They Do That to Me?! Does the 8th Amendment Protection Children’s Best Interests?, Maryam Ahranjani

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Mary Daly v. Boston College: The Impermissibility of Single-Sex Classes in Private Universities, Maryam Ahranjani

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National Constitution Day Teaching Modules, Maryam Ahranjani

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The Prisonization of America's Public Schools, Maryam Ahranjani

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Evaluating High School Students’ Constitutional and Civic Literacy: A Case Study of the Washington, DC Chapter of the Marshall-Brennan Constitutional Literacy Project, Maryam Ahranjani, Jeffrey J. Shook, and Caleb Medearis

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Answering the "Serious Constitutional Question": Ensuring Meaningful Review of All Constitutional Claims, George Bach

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Executive Power and the War on Terror, Norman Bay

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Old Blood, Bad Blood, and YoungBlood: Due Process, Lost Evidence, and the Limits of Bad Faith, Norman Bay

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Prosecutorial Discretion in the Post-Booker World, Norman Bay

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Avoiding Jeopardy, Without the Questions: Recovery Implementation Plans for Endangered Species in Western River Basins, Reed Benson

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Dams, Duties, and Discretion: Bureau of Reclamation Water Project Operations and the Endangered Species Act, Reed Benson

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Deflating the Deference Myth: National Interests vs. State Authority under Federal Laws Affecting Water Use, Reed Benson

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Environmental Review of Western Water Project Operations: Where NEPA has not Applied, Will it now Protect Farmers from Fish?, Reed Benson

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New Adventures of the Old Bureau: Modern-Day Reclamation Statutes and Congress Unfinished Environmental Business, Reed Benson

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Pollution Without Solution: Flow Impairment Problems Under Clean Water Act Section 303, Reed Benson

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Rivers to Live By: Can Western Water Law Help Communities Embrace Their Streams?, Reed Benson

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A Bright Idea from the Black Canyon: Federal Judicial Review of Reserved Water Right Settlements, Reed D. Benson

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Adequate Progress, or Rivers Left Behind? Developments in Colorado and Wyoming Instream Flow Laws Since 2000, Reed D. Benson

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A Few Ironies of Western Water Law, Reed D. Benson

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Alive but Irrelevant: The Prior Appropriation Doctrine in Today’s Western Water Law, Reed D. Benson

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A Watershed Issue: The role of streamflow protection in Northwest river basin management, Reed D. Benson

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Can’t Get No Satisfaction: Securing water for federal and tribal lands in the West, Reed D. Benson

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Clean Water Act Citizens Suits After Gwaltney: Applying Mootness Principles in Private Enforcement Actions, Reed D. Benson

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Environmental Issues in the Allocation and Management of Western Interstate Rivers, Reed D. Benson

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Federal Water Law and the 'Double Whammy': How the Bureau of Reclamation can Help the West Adapt to Drought and Climate Change, Reed D. Benson

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Giving Suckers (and Salmon) an Even Break: Klamath Basin water and the Endangered Species Act, Reed D. Benson

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Maintaining the Status Quo: Protecting established water uses in the Pacific Northwest, despite the rules of prior appropriation, Reed D. Benson

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New Role for Nonparties in Tort Actions-The Empty Chair, Reed D. Benson

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Protecting River Flows for Fun and Profit: Colorado's Unique Water Rights for Whitewater Parks, Reed D. Benson

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Public Funding Programs for Environmental Water Acquisitions: Origins, Purposes, and Revenue Sources, Reed D. Benson

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Public on Paper: The Failure of Law to Protect Public Water Uses in the Western United States, Reed D. Benson

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Recommendations For An Environmentally Sound Federal Policy on Western Water, Reed D. Benson

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Reviewing Reservoir Operations: Can Federal Water Projects Adapt to Change?, Reed D. Benson

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The Greenback, the Humpback, and the Silverback: How a Third Wave of Federal Water Policy Could Benefit the West, Reed D. Benson

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The Interior Department's Water 2025: Blueprint for Balance, or Just Better Business as Usual?, Reed D. Benson

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The Supreme Court of Science Speaks on Water Rights: The National Academy of Sciences Columbia River Report and Its Water Policy Implications, Reed D. Benson

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Whose Water Is It? Private rights and public authority over reclamation project water, Reed D. Benson

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Making a Wrong Thing Right: Ending the "Spread" of Reclamation Project Water, Reed D. Benson and Kimberley J. Priestley

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Of Vulcans and Values: Judicial Decision-Making and Implications for Judicial Education, Paul Biderman

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Administrative Law, Michael B. Browde

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Administrative Law, Michael B. Browde

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Gomez Redux: Procedural and Substantive Developments Twelve Years On, Michael B. Browde

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State v. Gomez and the Continuing Conversation over New Mexico's State Constitutional Rights Jurisprudence, Michael B. Browde

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Substantial Evidence Reconsidered: The Post-Duke City Difficulties and Some Suggestions for Their Resolution, Michael B. Browde

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Separation of Powers and the Judicial Rule-Making Power in New Mexico: The Need for Prudential Constraints, Michael B. Browde and M. E. Occhialino

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Administrative Law, Michael B. Browde and Andrew J. Schultz

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The Free Blacks of Virginia: A Personal Narrative, A Legal Construct, Sherri Burr

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The U.S. Supreme Court and the Alvarez-Machain Cases: Recasting International Law, Sherri Burr

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There's No Place Like Home: Realizing the Vision of Community-Based Mental Health Treatment for Children, Yael Cannon

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Whos the Boss?: The Need for Thoughtful Identification of the Client(s) in Special Education Cases', Yael Cannon

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A Solution Hiding in Plain Sight: Special Education and Better Outcomes for Students with Social, Emotional, And Behavioral Challenges, Yael Cannon, Michael J. Gregory, and Julie Waterstone

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Correcting Myopia in Domestic Violence Advocacy: Moving Forward in Lawyering and Law School Clinics, Camille Carey

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Domestic Violence Torts, Righting a Civil Wrong, Camille Carey

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Impossible Choices: Balancing Safety and Security in Domestic Violence Representation, Camille Carey and Robert A. Solomon

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The Right to Counsel for Indians Accused of Crime: A Tribal and Congressional Imperative, Barbara Creel

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Tribal Court Convictions and the Federal Sentencing Guidelines: Respect for Tribal Courts and Tribal People in Federal Sentencing, Barbara Creel

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Cases and Materials on Contracts, Robert J. Desiderio and Frederick M. Hart

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History of the New Mexico Court of Appeals, Thomas A. Donnelly and Pamela B. Minzner

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Changing Interpretations of New Mexico's Constitutional Provisions Allocating Water Resources: Integrating Private Property Rights and Public Values, Charles T. Dumars

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Liberation of Foreign Investment Policies in Mexico: Legal Changes Encouraging New Direct Foreign Investment, Charles T. DuMars

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State Market Power and Environmental Protection: A State's Right to Exclude Garbage in Interstate Commerce, Charles T. DuMars

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The New Mexico Legal Rights Demonstration Land Grant Project - An Analysis of the Land Title Problems in the Santo Domingo de Cundiyo Land Grant, Charles T. DuMars and Michael J. Rock

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ASR From a Legal Perspective, Denise Fort

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Federalism and the Prevention of Groundwater Contamination, Denise Fort

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Instream Flows in New Mexico, Denise Fort

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Keep Your Money: Let the West Pay for its Own Water Projects, Denise Fort

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Too Hot to Handle: Climate Change and Agricultural Water Use, Denise Fort

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Dairies in New Mexico: The Environmental Implications of a New Industry, Denise Fort and Anthony Edwards

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Groundwater Policy in the Western United States, Denise Fort and Summer McKean

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Alternative Visions of American Constitutionalism: Popular Sovereignty and the Early American Constitutional Debate, Christian G. Fritz

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America's Unknown Constitutional World, Christian G. Fritz

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An Entrenched Bill of Rights for the United Kingdom: The Constitutional Dilemma, Christian G. Fritz

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Fallacies of American Constitutionalism, Christian G. Fritz

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Foreword: Out From Under the Shadow of the Federal Constitution: An Overlooked American Constitutionalism, Christian G. Fritz

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Judicial Style in Californias Federal Admiralty Court: Ogden Hoffman and the First Ten Years, 1851-1891', Christian G. Fritz

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More Than Shreds and Patches': California's First Bill of Rights', Christian G. Fritz

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Politics and the Courts: The Struggle Over Land in San Francisco 1846-1866, Christian G. Fritz

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Popular Sovereignty, Vigilantism and the Constitutional Right of Revolution, Christian G. Fritz

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Recovering the Lost Worlds of Americas Written Constitutions', Christian G. Fritz

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The American Constitutional Tradition Revisited: Preliminary Observations on State Constitution-Making in the Nineteenth Century West, Christian G. Fritz

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The Judicial Business of a Nineteenth-Century Federal Trial Court: The Northern District of California, 1851-1891, Christian G. Fritz

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American Constitution-Making: The Neglected State Constitutional Sources, Christian G. Fritz and Marsha L. Baum

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American Bar Association Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources Symposium: Selected Addresses [comments], Eileen Gauna

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El Dia de los Muertos, the Death and Rebirth of the Environment Movement, Eileen Gauna

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Environmental Law, Civil Rights and Sustainability: Three Frameworks for Environmental Justice, Eileen Gauna

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EPA at Thirty: Fairness in Environmental Protection, Eileen Gauna

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Farmworkers as an Environmental Justice Issue: Similarities and Differences, Eileen Gauna

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Federal Environmental Citizen Provisions: Obstacles and Incentives on the Road to Environmental Justice, Eileen Gauna

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LNG Facility Siting and Environmental (In)Justice: Is it Time for a National Siting Scheme?, Eileen Gauna

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Major Sources of Criteria Pollutants in Nonattainment Areas: Balancing the Goals of Clean Air, Environmental Justice, and Industrial Development, Eileen Gauna

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Protecting Public Health and the Environment by the Stroke of a Presidential Pen: Seven Executive Orders for the President's First 100 Days, Eileen Gauna

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The Aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, An Unnatural Disaster, Eileen Gauna

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The Environmental Justice Misfit: Public Participation and the Paradigm Paradox, Eileen Gauna

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A Survey of Federal Agency Responses to President Clinton’s Executive Order Number 12898 on Environmental Justice, Eileen Gauna, Denis Binder, Colin Crawford, M. Casey Jarman, Alice Kaswan, Catherine A. O'Neill, Clifford Rechtschaffen, Bradford C. Mank, and Robert R.M. Verchick

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Environmental Justice: Stakes, Stakeholders, Strategies, Eileen Gauna and Shiela Foster

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Environmental Justice, Eileen Gauna, Catherine A. O'Neill, and Clifford Rechtschaffen

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Deregulation Pas De Deux: Dual Regulatory Classes of Financial Institutions and the Path to Financial Crisis in Sweden and the United States, Erik F. Gerding

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Laws Against Bubbles: An Experimental-Asset-Market Approach to Analyzing Financial Regulation, Erik F. Gerding

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The Next Epidemic: Bubbles and the Growth and Decay of Securities Regulation, Erik F. Gerding

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The Subprime Crisis and the Link between Consumer Financial Protection and Systemic Risk, Erik F. Gerding