The University of New Mexico School of Law faculty bring a diversity of backgrounds, professional interests and outlooks to legal education. This collection showcases the range of scholarship by current and emeritus faculty, including law journals, bar journals, briefs, testimony, op-eds, presentations, blog posts or blawgs, and interviews. Email your questions about this collection to libref [at] law.unm.edu.

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Submissions from 2010

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The Next Great Generation of American Indian Law Judges, Kevin Washburn

Submissions from 2009

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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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Testimony on H.R. 1924, the Tribal Law and Order Act of 2009 Before the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism and Homeland Security United States House of Representatives, 111th Congress, 1st Session (December 10, 2009), Barbara L. Creel

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

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

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What's Race got to do with It? Press Coverage of the Latino Electorate in the 2008 Presidential Primary Season, Laura Gomez

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Cause and Effect: The Origins and Impact of Justice William O. Douglas’ Anti-Military Ideology from World War II to O’Callahan v. Parker, Joshua E. Kastenberg

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Changing the Paradigm of Internet Access from Government Information Systems: A Solution to the Need for the DOD to Take Time-Sensitive Action on the Niprnet, Joshua E. Kastenberg

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Non-Intervention and Neutrality in Cyberspace: An Emerging Principle in the National Practice of International Law, Joshua E. Kastenberg

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Teaching Transactional Skills in a Clinic, Serge A. Martinez and Robert Statchen

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Consumer Scams and the Elderly: Preserving Independence through Shifting Default Rules, Nathalie Martin

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Revisiting Hooper, Max Minzner

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Putting Probability Back into Probable Cause, Max J. Minzner

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Commencement Address, CUNY School of Law, Margaret E. Montoya

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Latina/os' and Latina/o Legal Studies: A Critical and Self-Critical Review of LatCrit Theory and Legal Models of Knowledge Production, Margaret E. Montoya and Francisco Valdes

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Albuquerque Journal interviews Moore about U.S. Detention Camps, Jennifer Moore

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Listening to Indigenous Voices: What the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples Means for U.S. Tribes, Aliza Organick

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Tribal Law and Best Practices in Legal Education: Creating a New Path for the Study of Tribal Law, Aliza Organick

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From Conflict to Cooperation: State and Tribal Court Relations in the Era of Self-Determination, Aliza Organick and Tonya Kowalski

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Leadership Development Programs for Academic Law Librarians (in special issue entitled, Our Commitment to Building Leaders: Programs for Leadership in Academic and Special Libraries), Carol A. Parker

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Death Penalty for Women in North Carolina, Elizabeth Rapaport and Victor Streib

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Punishment for Ecological Disasters: Punitive Damages and/or Criminal Sanctions, Leo M. Romero

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End-Of-Life Care: Doctors' Complaints and Legal Restraints, Robert L. Schwartz

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Another Interdisciplinary Collaboration—this time with a Professor of German!, Antoinette M. Sedillo Lopez

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A Medical/Legal Teaching and Assessment Collaboration on Domestic Violence: Assessment Using Standardized Patients/Standardized Clients, Antoinette M. Sedillo Lopez, Cameron Crandall, Steve McLaughlin, Diane Rimple, Mary Neidhart, Teresita McCarty, Lou Clark, Carrie Martell, and Gabriel Campos

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Cujo Goes to College: On the Use of Animals by Individuals with Disabilities in Postsecondary Institutions, Dawinder S. Sidhu

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Judicial Review as Soft Power: How the Courts Can Help Us Win the Post-9/11 Conflict, Dawinder S. Sidhu

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Madison in Post-9/11 Cyberspace: Applying Federalist No. 10 to the Online Battle for ‘Hearts and Minds’, Dawinder S. Sidhu

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On Appeal: Reviewing the Case Against the Death Penalty, Dawinder S. Sidhu

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Wartime America and The Wire: A Response to Posner’s Post-9/11 Constitutional Framework, Dawinder S. Sidhu

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The Evolving Architecture of North American Integration, Laura Spitz

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When Something is not Quite Right: Considerations for Advising a Client to Seek Mental Health Treatment, Carol M. Suzuki

Submissions from 2008

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

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

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Disability Advocacy and Atkins, James W. Ellis

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ASR From a Legal Perspective, Denise D. Fort

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The Nature of Legal Education and Its Links to Water Management, Denise D. Fort

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America's Unknown Constitutional World, Christian G. Fritz

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El Dia de los Muertos, the Death and Rebirth of the Environment Movement, 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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A Sesquicentennial Historic Analysis of Dynes v. Hoover and the Supreme Court’s Bow to Military Necessity: From its Relationship to Dred Scott v. Sanford to its Contemporary Influence, Joshua E. Kastenberg

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Book Review: Lincoln and the Court by Brian McGinty, Joshua E. Kastenberg

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Fritz, Christian G.: American Sovereigns: The People and America's Constitutional Tradition Before the Civil War (Book Review), William E. Kelly

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A Sports Seminar with a Free Agent Market Exercise, Alfred Dennis Mathewson

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By Education or Commerce: The Legal Basis for the Federal Regulation of the Economic Structure of Intercollegiate Athletics, Alfred Dennis Mathewson

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Race in Ordinary Course: Utilizing the Racial Background in Antitrust and Corporate Law Courses, Alfred Dennis Mathewson

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Detecting Lies Using Demeanor, Bias, and Context, Max J. Minzner

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Uniendo Comunidades by Learning Lessons and Mobilizing for Change, Margaret E. Montoya

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Latinas/os' and the Politics of Knowledge Production: LatCrit Scholarship and Academic Activism as Social Justice Action, Margaret E. Montoya and Francisco Valdes

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The Alchemy of Exile: Strengthening a Culture of Human Rights in the Burundian Refugee Camps in Tanzania, Jennifer Moore

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Controversy Reemerges over Hiring, Review of Immigration Judges, Gabriel Pacyniak

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Sales Gone Wild: Will the FTC's Business Opportunity Rule Put an End to Pyramid Marketing Schemes?, Sergio Pareja

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Taxation Without Liquidation: Rethinking "Ability to Pay", Sergio Pareja

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A Few Remodeling Projects Make Major Impact: The University of New Mexico School of Law Librarys new reading room, reference desk, and classroom reflect the library as a vibrant activity hub, Carol A. Parker

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Punitive Damages, Criminal Punishment, and Proportionality: The Importance of Legislative Limits, Leo M. Romero

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Culturally Effective Legal Interviewing and Counseling for the Mexican Immigrant - A Case Study, Antoinette M. Sedillo Lopez

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Leading Change in Legal Education - Educating Lawyers and Best Practices: Good News for Diversity, Antoinette M. Sedillo Lopez

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Making and Breaking Habits: Teaching (and Learning) Cultural Context, Self-Awareness, and Intercultural Communication Through Case Supervision in a Client-Service Legal Clinic, Antoinette M. Sedillo Lopez

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Are Blue and Pink the New Brown? The Permissibility of Sex-Segregated Education as Affirmative Action, Dawinder S. Sidhu

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The Sikh Turban: Post-9/11 Challenges to this Article of Faith, Dawinder S. Sidhu and Hena Singh Gohil

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Brief for Respondent Iqubal as Amicus Curiae, Dawinder S. Sidhu and Brian E. Robinson

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American Indians, Crime and The Law: Five Years of Scholarship on Criminal Justice in Indian Country, Kevin Washburn

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Misplaced Jurisdiction, Kevin Washburn

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Restoring the Grand Jury, Kevin Washburn

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Testimony on the Department of the Interior's New Policy on Off-Reservation Acquisitions of Land in Trust for Indian Gaming, before the United States House of Representatives Natural Resources Committee, 110th Congress, Second Session, Kevin Washburn

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The Legacy of Bryan v. Itasca County: How an Erroneous $147 County Tax Notice Helped Bring Tribes $200 Billion in Indian Gaming Revenue, Kevin Washburn

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Paternalism or Protection?: Federal Review of Tribal Economic Decisions in Indian Gaming, Kevin Washburn, Barry W. Brandon, Philip N. Hogen, and Vanya S. Hogen

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Sex Offender Registration in Indian Country, Kevin Washburn and Virginia Davis

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Remembering Degiacomo, Kevin K. Washburn

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Shadow War Scholarship, Indigenous Legal Tradition, and Modern Law in Indian Country, Christine Zuni Cruz

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Narrative Braids: Performing Racial Literacy (Interviewed by Gene Grant), Christine Zuni Cruz and Margaret Montoya

Submissions from 2007

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

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Map of Selected American Determinist Settlements, 1770s-1780s, Christian G. Fritz

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

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Tactical Level PSYOP and MILDEC Information Operations: How to Smartly and Lawfully Prime the Battlefield, Joshua E. Kastenberg

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A History of America's First Jim Crow Law School Library and Staff, Ernesto A. Longa

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Mind Games: Rethinking BAPCPA's Debtor Education Provisions, Nathalie Martin and Ocean Tama y Sweet

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Antigona: A Voice Rebuking Power, Margaret E. Montoya

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Taking Voting Rights Seriously: Race and the Integrity of Democracy in America, Aliza Organick

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Institutional Repositories and the Principle of Open Access: Changing the Way We Think about Legal Scholarship, Carol A. Parker

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Find It Free and Fast on the Net: Strategies for Legal Research on the Web (2007), Michelle Rigual

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The Internet Evolution: Savvy Research Strategies for Paralegals, Michelle Rigual

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Form 5 LLC: A Modest Proposal for A Limited Liability Company Agreement Based on Form 5, Alex Ritchie, James F. Cress, and Paul Smith

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Enhancing Diversity in an Appointive System of Selecting Judges, Leo M. Romero

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Brief for PB&J, Family Services, Inc. as Amicus Curiae, Antoinette M. Sedillo Lopez, Iris Augusten, Deana M. Bennett, Amber Chavez, Kimberly Halpain, Leigh K. Haynes, and Cody Lujan

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The Chilling Effect of Government Surveillance Programs on the Use of the Internet By Muslim-Americans, Dawinder S. Sidhu

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Wands Away (or Preaching to Infidels Who Wear Earplugs), Laura Spitz

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Unpacking Pandora's Box: Innovative Techniques for Effectively Counseling Asylum Applicants Suffering From Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, Carol M. Suzuki

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Indian Law on State Bar Exams: A Situational Report, Gloria Valencia-Weber

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Felix Cohen, Anti-Semitism and American Indian Law. Book Review of Architect of Justice: Felix S. Cohen and the Founding of American Legal Pluralism by Dalia Tsuk Mitchell, Kevin Washburn

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Public Safety and Criminal Jurisdiction, Conference Transcript: The New Realism: The Next Generation of Scholarship in Federal Indian Law, Kevin Washburn

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Testimony on Law Enforcement in Indian Country before the United States Senate Committee on Indian Affairs, 110th Congress, 1st Session, Kevin Washburn

Submissions from 2006

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Prosecutorial Discretion in the Post-Booker World, Norman C. Bay

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

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The Immortal Hattie McDaniel, Sherri L. Burr

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

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