The Nebraska Law Review

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."

Universities’ Speech and the First Amendment

Kristine L. Bowman, Professor of Law, Michigan State University College of Law, and Professor of Education Policy, Michigan State University College of Education

"Given the practical importance of universities refuting systemi- cally discriminatory speech occurring on their campuses and in the world, it is important to examine how the law aligns with the claim that universities and their leaders should speak in this way."

Cell Phone Searches by Employers

Marc McAllister, Assistant Professor of Business Law at Coastal Carolina University

"The starting point for developing a framework for cell phone searches is the Fourth Amendment to the United States Constitution, which prohibits “unreasonable searches and seizures” by state actors, including public employers."

Hidden in Plain Sight: Kerri S. and Nebraska’s Non-court Child Welfare System

Claudia W. Brock, J.D. Candidate, 2021, University of Nebraska College of Law

"The Nebraska Supreme Court recently held that procedural due process protections only attach for parents in non-court arrangements when the state causes a familial separation through explicit agency coercion."

So You’re Telling Me There’s a Chance: An Examination of the Loss of Chance Doctrine Under Nebraska Law

Remington Slama, J.D. Candidate, 2021, University of Nebraska College of Law

"This Comment examines the loss of chance doctrine and its differ- ent permutations. It argues that Nebraska should adopt the distinct compensable injury” approach to the loss of chance doctrine to allow patients to recover damages when their original chance of survival or better outcome is less than 50%."

Interring The Immigration Rule Of Lenity

Patrick J. Glen, Adjunct Professor, Georgetown University Law Center; Senior Litigation Counsel, Office of Immigration Litigation, Civil Division, United States Department of Justice

"This Article seeks to fill the role of Antony: “I come to bury” the immigration rule of lenity, “not to praise” it."

The Crisis Of June 2020: The Case Of The Retired Generals And Admirals And The Clarion Calls Of Their Critics In Lex Non Scripta (Historic) Perspective

Joshua E. Kastenberg, Professor at the University of New Mexico, School of Law

"In each of the case studies presented in this Article, members of Congress advocated for the political positions espoused by the retired general and highlighted the general’s words for the purpose of attacking a presidency."

The Litigation Landscape of Fraternity and Sorority Hazing: Criminal and Civil Liability

Gregory S. Parks, Professor of Law, Wake Forest University School of Law; Elizabeth Grindell, 2020 J.D. graduate, Wake Forest University School of Law

"In this Article, we offer an overview of the current hazing litigation landscape and what the future might look like in this area."