Home for a Victim

Home for a Victim Andrew Orozco, Arizona State University - Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law Sex trafficking. Few crimes match its level of depravity and violation of human dignity. So many people fall victim to it. Women, children, and even men are all potential targets. Young people from troubled backgrounds in particular, are vulnerable[1]. … Continue reading Home for a Victim

A Summary of the Impact of Genetic Research into Behavioral Characteristics for the Criminal Justice System

A Summary of the Impact of Genetic Research into Behavioral Characteristics for the Criminal Justice System By Lauren Marshall, 3L – Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law Over the past several decades, advancements in genetic research have had far-reaching implications in many fields, such as healthcare, insurance, and the law.  While there is still much … Continue reading A Summary of the Impact of Genetic Research into Behavioral Characteristics for the Criminal Justice System

Georgia Has Killed an Innocent Man

by Ben Helford Those who have been following the news lately are familiar with Troy Davis. After a long-shot, eleventh hour appeal to the Supreme Court on September 23rd, the Supreme Court declined to order a stay of execution. Troy Davis was killed late last Wednesday. The details of the Davis case are outlined in this editorial … Continue reading Georgia Has Killed an Innocent Man

End Police Brutality

by Kevin Heade When Elvira Fernandez called the police on October 5, 2010, she couldn't have known what was about to happen. Elvira was embroiled in a domestic dispute involving her 29-year-old son, Daniel Rodriguez but when she called on her local law enforcement to pacify the situation, the only “peace” the officers brought was … Continue reading End Police Brutality