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Bridging The Enforcement Gap? Evaluating The Inquiry Procedure Of The Cedaw Optional Protocol, Catherine O'Rourke Jan 2019

Bridging The Enforcement Gap? Evaluating The Inquiry Procedure Of The Cedaw Optional Protocol, Catherine O'Rourke

American University Journal of Gender, Social Policy & the Law

Considerable optimism accompanied the adoption of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW) Optional Protocol. However, one of the Optional Protocol’s two enforcement measures, the inquiry procedure, appeared to languish for fourteen years and has, to date, resulted in only four inquiry reports. The article evaluates the inquiry procedure, finding largely unmet expectations in addressing CEDAW’s structural weaknesses, countering the privileging of civil and political rights, and redressing state noncompliance with CEDAW, but significant potential nonetheless. The findings of this Article vindicate the enduring salience of foundational feminist critiques of human rights ...


Overcoming Institutional And Legal Barriers That Prevent Abused Females From Accessing Justice In Fragile Nigerian Regions, Valentina Okaru-Bisant Jan 2019

Overcoming Institutional And Legal Barriers That Prevent Abused Females From Accessing Justice In Fragile Nigerian Regions, Valentina Okaru-Bisant

American University Journal of Gender, Social Policy & the Law

No abstract provided.


Following The Fifth Circuit: Title Vii As The Sole Remedy For Employment Discrimination On The Basis Of Sex In Educational Institutions Receiving Federal Funds, Alicia Martinez Jan 2019

Following The Fifth Circuit: Title Vii As The Sole Remedy For Employment Discrimination On The Basis Of Sex In Educational Institutions Receiving Federal Funds, Alicia Martinez

American University Journal of Gender, Social Policy & the Law

No abstract provided.


Legislator-Led Prayer: A Harmless Historical Tradition Or An Unconstitutional Establishment Of Religion?, Krista Ellis Jan 2019

Legislator-Led Prayer: A Harmless Historical Tradition Or An Unconstitutional Establishment Of Religion?, Krista Ellis

American University Journal of Gender, Social Policy & the Law

No abstract provided.


Unique Collaboration With Internal And External Partners, Laura Fernandez, Carrie Field Feb 2018

Unique Collaboration With Internal And External Partners, Laura Fernandez, Carrie Field

International Legal Education Abroad Conference

No abstract provided.


Llm Scholarship Trends, Andrew Horsfall Feb 2018

Llm Scholarship Trends, Andrew Horsfall

International Legal Education Abroad Conference

No abstract provided.


International Recruiting In A Virtual Age, Miki Hamstra, Julie Sculli Feb 2018

International Recruiting In A Virtual Age, Miki Hamstra, Julie Sculli

International Legal Education Abroad Conference

No abstract provided.


Serving Pets In Poverty: A New Frontier For The Animal Welfare Movement, Amanda Arrington, Michael Markarian Feb 2018

Serving Pets In Poverty: A New Frontier For The Animal Welfare Movement, Amanda Arrington, Michael Markarian

Sustainable Development Law & Policy

No abstract provided.


How Fast Is Too Fast? Osha’S Regulation Of The Meat Industry’S Line Speed And The Price Paid By Humans And Animals, Israel Cook Feb 2018

How Fast Is Too Fast? Osha’S Regulation Of The Meat Industry’S Line Speed And The Price Paid By Humans And Animals, Israel Cook

Sustainable Development Law & Policy

No abstract provided.


The Farts Heard ‘Round The World: Where Cow-Tapping Falls On The International Agenda Of Sustainable Development, Alexandra C. Nolan Feb 2018

The Farts Heard ‘Round The World: Where Cow-Tapping Falls On The International Agenda Of Sustainable Development, Alexandra C. Nolan

Sustainable Development Law & Policy

No abstract provided.


This Is Not The Bee’S Knees: A Critical View Of The Government’S Lack Of Policy To Conserve The Pollinators, Savannah Pugh Feb 2018

This Is Not The Bee’S Knees: A Critical View Of The Government’S Lack Of Policy To Conserve The Pollinators, Savannah Pugh

Sustainable Development Law & Policy

No abstract provided.


Legislative Efforts To Increase State Management For Imperiled Species Should Be Rejected, Stephanie Kurose Feb 2018

Legislative Efforts To Increase State Management For Imperiled Species Should Be Rejected, Stephanie Kurose

Sustainable Development Law & Policy

No abstract provided.


Anthropogenic Noise And The Endangered Species Act, Carolyn Larcom Feb 2018

Anthropogenic Noise And The Endangered Species Act, Carolyn Larcom

Sustainable Development Law & Policy

No abstract provided.


Cruelty To Human And Nonhuman Animals In The Wild-Caught Fishing Industry, Kathy Hessler, Rebecca Jenkins, Kelly Levenda Feb 2018

Cruelty To Human And Nonhuman Animals In The Wild-Caught Fishing Industry, Kathy Hessler, Rebecca Jenkins, Kelly Levenda

Sustainable Development Law & Policy

No abstract provided.


The “Fowl” Practice Of Humane Labeling: Proposed Amendments To Federal Standards Governing Chicken Welfare And Poultry Labeling Practices, Latravia Smith Feb 2018

The “Fowl” Practice Of Humane Labeling: Proposed Amendments To Federal Standards Governing Chicken Welfare And Poultry Labeling Practices, Latravia Smith

Sustainable Development Law & Policy

Chickens raised specifically for meat production are the world’s most intensively farmed land animals. Yet, the existing legal frameworks that regulate the production and labeling of poultry products in the United States allow poultry producers to mistreat chickens, falsely distinguish poultry products, and defraud conscious consumers. This article proposes unique opportunities to improve poultry welfare in the United States’ agricultural industry and offers methods to ensure the accurate labeling of poultry products.


Cafos: Plaguing North Carolina Communities Of Color, Christine Ball-Blakely Feb 2018

Cafos: Plaguing North Carolina Communities Of Color, Christine Ball-Blakely

Sustainable Development Law & Policy

No abstract provided.


About Sdlp Feb 2018

About Sdlp

Sustainable Development Law & Policy

No abstract provided.


Editor's Note, Luke Trompeter, Ingrid Lesemann Feb 2018

Editor's Note, Luke Trompeter, Ingrid Lesemann

Sustainable Development Law & Policy

No abstract provided.


Supporting Professional Goals For International Students, Lesley Davis, Carrie Field, Melanija Radnovic Feb 2018

Supporting Professional Goals For International Students, Lesley Davis, Carrie Field, Melanija Radnovic

International Legal Education Abroad Conference

No abstract provided.


Best Practices In Structuring International Program Administration, Diane Pennys Edelman, Theresa Kaiser-Jarvis, Sara Mcfarlane Polly, Louis Thompson Feb 2018

Best Practices In Structuring International Program Administration, Diane Pennys Edelman, Theresa Kaiser-Jarvis, Sara Mcfarlane Polly, Louis Thompson

International Legal Education Abroad Conference

No abstract provided.


The Ideal Arbitrator: Does One Size Fit All?, James Crawford Jan 2018

The Ideal Arbitrator: Does One Size Fit All?, James Crawford

American University International Law Review

No abstract provided.


"Salvaging" History: Underwater Cultural Heritage And Commercial Salvage, Ben Juvelier Jan 2018

"Salvaging" History: Underwater Cultural Heritage And Commercial Salvage, Ben Juvelier

American University International Law Review

No abstract provided.


Human Rights In Times Of Crisis: Article 3 Prevails-Examining How Lgbtq Asylum Seekers In The European Union Are Denied Equal Protection Of Law, Michael A. Witschel Jan 2018

Human Rights In Times Of Crisis: Article 3 Prevails-Examining How Lgbtq Asylum Seekers In The European Union Are Denied Equal Protection Of Law, Michael A. Witschel

American University International Law Review

No abstract provided.


"Natural Born Citizen", Thomas H. Lee Jan 2018

"Natural Born Citizen", Thomas H. Lee

American University Law Review

No abstract provided.


Sympathy For The Devil: Gawker, Thiel, And Newsworthiness, Amy Gajda Jan 2018

Sympathy For The Devil: Gawker, Thiel, And Newsworthiness, Amy Gajda

American University Law Review

No abstract provided.


Construction Of A Terrorist Under The Material Support Statute, 18 U.S.C. § 2339b, Jordan E. Helton Jan 2018

Construction Of A Terrorist Under The Material Support Statute, 18 U.S.C. § 2339b, Jordan E. Helton

American University Law Review

No abstract provided.


Sympathy For The Devil: Gawker, Thiel, And Newsworthiness, Amy Gajda Jan 2018

Sympathy For The Devil: Gawker, Thiel, And Newsworthiness, Amy Gajda

American University Law Review

No abstract provided.


Construction Of A Terrorist Under The Material Support Statute, 18 U.S.C § 2339b, Jordan E. Helton Jan 2018

Construction Of A Terrorist Under The Material Support Statute, 18 U.S.C § 2339b, Jordan E. Helton

American University Law Review

No abstract provided.


Why Salman Is A Game-Changer For The Political Intelligence Industry, Kendall R. Pauley Jan 2018

Why Salman Is A Game-Changer For The Political Intelligence Industry, Kendall R. Pauley

American University Law Review

No abstract provided.


"Natural Born Citizen", Thomas H. Lee Jan 2018

"Natural Born Citizen", Thomas H. Lee

American University Law Review

No abstract provided.