LAPA is pleased to host the next annual Comparative Law Work-in-Progress Workshop.
Presumption of Innocence or Presumption of Mercy?: Weighing Two Western Modes of Justice
The commentator is Leo Katz, Frank Carano Professor of Law at the University of Pennsylvania Law School.
"Thinking Through Insanity, Culture and Culpability in the British Empire"
"Law Enforcement Surveillance Technologies: Are There Effective Legal Limits?"
"When Certainty Enters the Story: Managing Narrative Logic in the Prosecution of Parents"
"Non-Military Drones: What Laws and Ethics Do We Need?"
The Structure of Global Constitutionalism
Jonathan Lyons, PhD, former Middle East correspondent
Law in the Public Service
Criminal Justice Working Group
What explains violent display? Comparing lethal episodes in Bosnia, Rwanda, and the US
Matt Erie, PIIRS/Anthropology
To Have and to Hold (Onto): Slaveholding former slaves in Seventeenth Century Lima
"Two Birds and One Stone: Limited Public Goods and Access to Courts"
A Problem of Standards?: Another Perspective on Secret Law