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Taking Reasonable Doubt Seriously
(Chicago-Kent Law Review, 2010)
In recent years, we have discovered a spate of factual innocent people who have been convicted. In this article, Professor Loewy contends that the failure of juries to take reasonable doubt seriously contributes to this ...
What Hath 9/11 Wrought?
Post-9/11 security measures in airports across the United States are infringing on everyday citizens’ Fourth Amendment rights. This article explores the astounding scope and number of searches and seizures performed by ...
It’s Debatable: Does ‘Under God’ Belong in Pledge?
A debate on whether the phrase “Under God” should be included in the Pledge of Allegiance.
It's Debatable: Immigration of radical Islamics
(Lubbock Avalanche-Journal, 2015-09-20)
Arnold Loewy, the George Killam Professor of Criminal Law at the Texas Tech School of Law, and Allen Adkins, a Lubbock lawyer, debate Muslim immigration to the U.S.
It’s Debatable: Gay Marriage: Is It Right or Wrong?
A debate over whether gay marriage is right or wrong.
The Exclusionary Rule as a Remedy
The United States Supreme Court currently views the exclusionary rule as a remedy instead of an inherent right. This article discusses why the exclusionary rule is not a right and how the exclusionary remedy should work. ...
Juveniles and the Constitution
A presentation exploring juveniles’ rights under the U.S. Constitution. Topics include: the establishment of religion; free speech in school; free speech outside of school; search and seizure in school; personal autonomy; ...
It's Debatable: Church, State
(Lubbock Avalanche-Journal, 2013-06-02)
Don May, an independent blogger on lubbockonline.com, and Arnold Loewy, the George Killam Professor of Criminal Law at the Texas Tech School of Law, debate on the separation of church and state.
Unintentional killings are not necessarily fault-free killings; negligence or recklessness are sometimes factors in the untimely death of the victim of an unintentional killing. The author explores the potential charges ...
It's Debatable: Can cheerleaders cheer for God at Kountze High School?
(Lubbock Avalanche-Journal, 2013-06-30)
Don May, an independent blogger on lubbockonline.com, and Arnold Loewy, the George Killam Professor of Criminal Law at the Texas Tech School of Law, debate on how they think an appellate court should rule in a case implicating ...