ACLR Online is the online companion to the American Criminal Law Review. The online platform includes submitted work from professors and practitioners in the field of criminal law through its Online Contributor Program. ACLR Online also consists of the Featured Online Contributor Program. The program selects a small group of students each year to submit shorter posts on contemporary areas of American criminal law. The students’ work is then published through¬† ACLR Online as well as on WestLaw.

ACLR Online allows the American Criminal Law Review to provide timely and relevant legal analysis on current criminal issues. Our team is dedicated to curating practitioner-focused articles to allow for a more robust conversation on criminal law.

Volume 56

Spring Contributions 

Prosecutorial Discretion, Extradition, and National Security: Reading Between the Lines of the Assange Indictment

Ephraim David Abreu

Valuing Procedure Over Substance: Racial Bias in the Capital Jury Room

Grace Manning

Pleas, Sir, May I Have an Attorney? Why the Sixth Amendment Right to Counsel Should Extend to Pre-Indictment Plea Negotiations

Abbe R. Dembowitz

Fall Contributions 

Alexa: Can You Keep a Secret? The Third-Party Doctrine in the Age of the Smart Home

Grace Manning

Immigration Status in Jury Trials: State Legislature & State Supreme Court Involvement in Combatting Jury Bias

Veena Bansal

Tolling Time: How John Doe DNA Indictments are Skirting Statutes of Limitations and Crippling the Criminal Justice System

Emily Clarke

With Big Data Should Come Big Responsibility: Regulating Supply and Demand of Alternative Data

Abbe Dembowitz

Using the Power of “Me Too” Evidence in Criminal Sexual Assault Trials

Yixuan Zhang