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News and Reports for August 2017

Library Feeds

The library maintains several informational feeds you might want to keep track of.

The Faculty Blog aggregator pulls from individual and group faculty blogs that Georgetown professors maintain.

The Scholarly Commons contains scholarly output by Georgetown professors.

Lastly, the library maintains a daily digest of Georgetown Law in the News.

New Subscription

The library now subscribes to Bloomberg Businessweek.  You will need to sign in with your NetID and password to obtain the secure access information to use this resource. Bloomberg Businessweek provides the latest news on the markets, politics and technology. This resource and others are featured in our News Research Guide. Feel free to ask a reference librarian if you have any questions about researching the news.

BEPress Acquired

Elsevier has acquired BEPress, a web service that the library uses to showcase the Law Center's academic publishing. At this time, the library is retaining its subscription to BEPress, while examining the possible alternatives should Elsevier change the terms of service.

Faculty Scholarship Report

If you would like materials added to the Faculty Scholarship Report, please send them to

Links to some materials are available below. Following is a list of what the links represent:

  • [HEIN] = Available on Hein Online
  • [W] = Available on Westlaw
  • [L] = Available on Lexis
  • [Gtown Law] = Available in Georgetown Law Scholarly Commons
  • [SSRN] = Available in SSRN Working Papers collection
  • [WWW] = Available for free on the Internet
  • [BOOK] - More information available in law library catalog

Judith Areen

Journal Articles

Judith C. Areen, 2016 James P. While Lecture on Legal Education: Legal Education Reconsidered, 50 Ind. L. Rev. 1087-1100 (2017). [SSRN] [Gtown Law] [WWW]

Hope Babcock

Forthcoming Works - Journal Articles & Working Papers

Hope M. Babcock, Here Today, Gone Tomorrow--Is Global Climate Change Another White Man’s Trick to Get Indian Land? The Role of Treaties in Protecting Tribes as They Adapt to Climate Change, Mich. St. L. Rev. (forthcoming).

Hope M. Babcock, The President Has No Direct or Implied Authority to Rescind or Modify a Proclamation Designating a National Monument Issued by a Prior President (working paper).

J. Peter Byrne

Journal Articles

J. Peter Byrne & Kathryn A. Zyla, Climate Exactions, 47 Envtl. L. Rep. News & Analysis 10666-10672 (2017)(adapting 75 Md. L. Rev. 758-786 (2016)). [L] [W]

Angela Campbell

Journal Articles

Angela Campbell, Newbs Lose, Experts Win: Video Games in the Supreme Court, 95 Neb. L. Rev. 965-1023 (2017). [L] [W] [SSRN] [Gtown Law] [WWW]

Julie Cohen

Journal Articles

Julie E. Cohen, Information Privacy Litigation as Bellwether for Institutional Change, 66 DePaul L. Rev. 535-578 (2017). [L] [W] [SSRN]

Lilian Faulhaber

Journal Articles

Lilian V. Faulhaber, Beyond Apple: State Aid as a Model of a Robust Anti-Subsidy Rule, 48 Geo. J. Int'l L. 381-405 (2017). [L] [W] [SSRN] [WWW]

Kristin Henning

Book Chapters and Collected Works

Kristin Henning, Boys to Men: The Role of Policing in the Socialization of Black Boys, in Policing the Black Men: Arrest, Prosecution, and Imprisonment 57-94 (Angela J. Davis ed., New York: Random House 2017). [BOOK]

Martin Lederman

Journal Articles

Martin S. Lederman, Of Spies, Saboteurs, and Enemy Accomplices: History’s Lessons for the Constitutionality of Wartime Military Tribunals, 105 Geo. L.J. 1529-1680 (2017). [SSRN] [Gtown Law] [WWW]

Allegra M. McLeod

Journal Articles

Allegra M. McLeod, Police Violence, Constitutional Complicity, and Another Vantage, 2016 Sup. Ct. Rev. 157-195. [W]

Sherally Munshi

Journal Articles

Sherally Munshi, Comparative Law and Decolonizing Critique, 65 Am. J. Comp. L. 207-235 (2017).

Eloise Pasachoff

Journal Articles

Eloise Pasachoff, Administrative Rights in Institutional Perspective, 66 Duke L.J. Online 117-131 (2017). [W] [WWW]

Eloise Pasachoff, The President's Budget as a Source of Agency Policy Control, 47 Envtl. L. Rep. News & Analysis 10698-10706 (2017)(adapting 125 Yale L.J. 2182-2290 (2016)). [L] [W]

Robin West

Journal Articles

Robin L. West, Consensual Sexual Dysphoria: A Challenge for Campus Life, 66 J. Legal Educ. 804-821 (2017). [W] [WWW]

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