ISSN 0737-089X ISSN: 2573-0037Law & Inequality: A Journal of Theory and Practice was founded in 1981 under the direction of Professor Catharine MacKinnon. The Journal publishes articles by lawyers and non-lawyers in order to provide the intellectual insight and practical depth necessary for a true understanding of inequality. Articles focus on race, poverty, sexual orientation, gender, age, disability, and other unique issues of inequality. Journal articles can be social, empirical, doctrinal, experiential, literary, or community-based.
2018 Symposium: Immigration Law Forum: Civil Rights Behind BarsUniversity of Minnesota Law School, November 9 & 10, 2017
Law & Inequality, in conjunction with The James H. Binger Center for New Americans, co-presented Immigration Law Forum: Civil Rights Behind Bars, a symposium addressing troubling trends in immigration enforcement and detention, the use of federal court litigation to protect immigrants, and lessons from the civil rights era. The Forum brought together leading litigators and educators from across the country who are involved in high-profile cases at all levels of the immigration adjudication system, including speakers Lee Gelernt, Deputy Director of the ACLU’s Immigrants’ Rights Project, and Professor Fatma Marouf, the Director of the Immigrant Rights Clinic at Texas A&M University School of Law.
Minnesota Journal of Law, Science & Technology
The Minnesota Journal of Law, Science & Technologypublishes cutting-edge articles focused on the intersection of law, technology and the sciences. MJLST scholarship tackles on multidisciplinary issues, from intellectual property to bioethics, while maintaining a rigorous grounding in law and policy.
According to the 2017 Legal Journal Rankings, MJLST ranks among the top 150 Journals worldwide. The Journal within the Top 50 in specialized journals, which is the highest of any University of Minnesota Law School specialized journal.
Per the 2018 W&L Law Journal Rankings, MJLST ranks among the top 150 Law Journals worldwide. MJLST is well-regarded in its subject areas: it currently ranks #1 in “Energy Law,” #8 in “Science, Technology and Computing,” and #9 in “Intellectual Property.” The Journal ranks #2 in “Health, Medicine, Psychology and Psychiatry,” and #3 in “Environment, Natural Resources, and Land Use.”
The Journal is edited by law students from the University of Minnesota, with the support of Faculty Advisors.
Formerly the Minnesota Intellectual Property Review.