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New Titles List for the Week of June 11, 2017

                                                                                                                          

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Johan Boucht. The limits of asset confiscation: on the legitimacy of extended appropriation of criminal proceeds. Hart Publishing, 2017.

KJC8251.F67B68 2017

 

This book considers the justifications and limits of asset confiscation as a criminal policy measure. The focus is on confiscation of assets beyond those generated by a criminal offense, and confiscation proceedings in which a criminal conviction is not required. 

 

 

 

 

The nature of legal interpretation: what jurists can learn about legal interpretation from linguistics and philosophy. Brian G. Slocum, ed. The University of Chicago Press, 2017.

K487.L36N38 2017

 

This is a collection of provocative interdisciplinary essays on various aspects of legal interpretation. Topics covered include originalism, hermeneutics, and philosophy of language.

 

 


New Titles List

Aviation Law

Sarah Nilsson. Drones across America: unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) regulation and state laws. American Bar Association, 2017.

KF2406.N55 2017

Constitutional Law

Paul E. McGreal, Linda S. Eads, and Charles W.  "Rocky"  Rhodes. Questions & answers: constitutional law. Third edition. Carolina Academic Press, 2017.

KF4550.Z9M44 2017

Criminal Procedure

Andrew D. Leipold. Criminal procedure: adjudication. Foundation Press, 2017.

KF9619.L45 2017

Energy Law and Policy

Alexandra B. Klass and Hannah J. Wiseman. Energy law. Foundation Press, 2017.

KF2120.K53 2017

Law and Religion

Johannes Morsink. The Universal Declaration of Human Rights and the challenge of religion. University of Missouri Press, 2017.

K3240.M677 2016

Negotiations

Michael Ross Fowler. Mastering negotiation. Carolina Academic Press, 2017.

K2390.F69 2017

Water Law

Robin Kundis Craig,  Robert W. Adler, and  Noah D. Hall. Water law. Foundation Press, 2017.

KF5569.C73 2017


New Government Documents List

 

America's health IT transformation: translating the promise of electronic health records into better care. Hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session on examining America's health information technology (IT) transformation, focusing on translating the promise of electronic health records into better care, March 17, 2015.

KF26.L27 2015m

An overdue checkup: examining the ACA's state insurance marketplaces. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session.

KF27.E5546 2016

Assessing natural resource damages resulting from the BP Deepwater Horizon disaster. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Water and Wildlife and the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, second session, July 27, 2010.

KF26.E682 2010b

Backpage.com's knowing facilitation of online sex trafficking. Hearing before the Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations of the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, first session, January 10, 2017.

KF26.H634 2017

Challenges and opportunities for oil and gas development in different price environments. Hearing before the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, April 26, 2016.

KF26.E55 2016j

Competitive Health Insurance Reform Act of 2017. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial and Antitrust Law of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, first session, on H.R. 372, February 16, 2017.

KF27.J874 2017

Continuing America's leadership in medical innovation for patients. Hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session ... March 10, 2015.

KF26.L27 2015k

Examining EPA's predetermined efforts to block the Pebble Mine. Hearing before the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress.

KF27.S39 2015o

Examining the U.S. public health response to the Zika virus. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, March 2, 2016.

KF27.E5546 2016e

Laying out the reality of the United States Postal Service. Hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, January 21, 2016.

KF26.H63 2016a

Mental health in America: where are we now? Hearing before the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, April 28, 2016.

KF26.F5 2016o

Mixed martial arts: issues and perspectives. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, December 8, 2016.

KF27.E5514 2016j

Oversight of the National Highway Safety Administration. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, April 14, 2016.

KF27.E5514 2016h

Priorities of the House officers and legislative branch entities for FY 2018 and beyond. Hearing before the Committee on House Administration, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, first session, February 6, 2017.

KF27.H6 2017

Progress and challenges: the state of tobacco use and regulation in the United States. Hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session ... May 15, 2014.

KF26.L27 2014s

Religious liberty and H.R. 2802, the First Amendment Defense Act (FADA). Hearing before the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, July 12, 2016.

KF27.O94 2016p

Smart health: empowering the future of mobile apps. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Research and Technology, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, March 2, 2016.

KF27.S3985 2016c

The development and potential implementation of the Office of Surface Mining, Reclamation, and Enforcement's proposed stream protection rule. Hearing before the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, October 27, 2015.

KF26.E55 2015zb

The disrupter series: health care apps. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, July 13, 2016.

KF27.E5514 2016i

The renewable fuel standard: implementation issues. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy and Power of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, June 22, 2016.

KF27.E5524 2016j