The Nebraska Law Review

The Propriety of Incorporating Enforcement Staff Declination Statements into the NCAA Infractions Process Following Bylaw Head Coach Responsibilities Investigations

Joshua Lens, J.D., Assistant Professor of Recreation and Sport Management at the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville

The Incriminating Sound of Silence: A Need for Protection of Post-Arrest, Pre-Miranda Silence

Emily Locke, J.D. Candidate (2022), The University of Nebraska College of Law

This Comment argues that a defendant’s right to remain silent under the Fifth Amendment includes silence occurring after arrest but before receipt of the Miranda warnings.

COVID-19, Constitutions, and a Connected World: Assessing the Constitutionality of Remote Voting in Legislatures


This article demonstrates that while there may be practical hurdles to overcome in order to implement remote legislative voting, neither the U.S. Constitution nor the Constitution of the State of Nebraska provide any detrimental barriers.

Cracking Self-Defense’s Intractable “Difficult Cases”

T. Markus Funk, Ph.D, Oxford University

Listen!: Amplifying the Experiences of Black Law School Graduates in 2020

Sarah J. Schendel, Associate Professor of Academic Support at Suffolk University Law School

"This Article includes the results of a pilot survey designed to determine the predominant themes in the experiences of Black law school graduates in 2020."

COVID-19 Control: Disrupting Doctor-Patient Relationships

Roy G. Spece, Jr., John D. Lyons Professor of Law, University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law

"This Article employs constitutional law to analyze, defend, or undercut the use of delay pronouncements, ethical codes, literature, and concepts."

Where’s the Meat? Lochner and the President’s Executive Order

Catherine M.A. McCauliff, Emeritus Professor, Seton Hall Law

Abused, Abandoned, Neglected, and Still Not Protected: The Need for an Expansion of Juvenile Immigrants’ Rights in Nebraska

Jayden Barth, J.D. candidate, 2022, University of Nebraska College of Law

"This Comment considers SIJS and calls for the expansion of protections for immigrant juveniles living in the State of Nebraska."

Section 1031 Like-Kind Exchanges: Treatment of Nebraska’s Certified Irrigated Acres

Carolyn Davis, J.D., 2021, Nebraska College of Law

"This Comment argues CIAs are considered real property under § 1031."

You Can Call Me Al: Regulating How Candidates’ Names Appear on Ballots

Peter Nemerovski, Clinical Associate Professor of Law, University of North Carolina School of Law

"Candidates for public office often seek to run under names they consider electorally advantageous. Nicknames like the one in Weiler are but one of many types of additions, subtractions, and modifications that candidates have made to their names."