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New Titles List for the Week of July 23, 2017

                                                                                                                          

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Robert J. Norris. Exonerated: a history of the innocence movement. New York University Press, 2017.

KF9756.N67 2017

 

Since 1989, over 1,800 wrongful convictions have been overturned in the United States. This book examines the nationwide movement to free the wrongfully convicted, and to reform the criminal justice system to prevent future convictions of innocent people.

 

 

 

 

 

Gregory P. Magarian. Managed speech: the Roberts Court's First Amendment. Oxford University Press, 2017.

KF8742.M24 2017

 

This book provides a comprehensive treatment of the Supreme Courtís First Amendment jurisprudence under Chief Justice John Roberts, including an analysis of every case on freedom of speech decided by the Court from September 2005 to February 2016.

 

 


New Titles List

Administrative Law

Joseph Postell. Bureaucracy in America: the administrative state's challenge to constitutional government. University of Missouri Press, 2017.

JK411.P67 2017

Constitutional Law

Lawrence Baum. Ideology in the Supreme Court. Princeton University Press, 2017.

KF8748.B29 2017

Anthony J. Bellia, Jr. and Bradford R. Clark. The law of nations and the United States Constitution. Oxford University Press, 2017.

KF4550.B373 2017

Martin H. Redish. Judicial independence and the American Constitution: a democratic paradox. Stanford Law Books, 2017.

KF5130.R43 2017

Criminal Law

Wayne R. LaFave and David C. Baum. Criminal law. Sixth edition. West Academic Publishing, 2017.

KF9219.L38 2017

Death Penalty

A Capital punishment anthology. Victor L. Streib, ed. Anderson Publishing Co., 1993.

KF9227.C2C375 1993

Final judgments: the death penalty in American law and culture. Austin Sarat, ed. Cambridge University Press, 2017.

KF9227.C2F548 2017

Eugene G. Wanger. The Eugene G. Wanger and Marilyn M. Wanger death penalty collection: a descriptive bibliography. William S. Hein & Co., Inc.

KF9227.C2W36 2017

Health Law

Solving population health problems through collaboration. Ron Bialek, Leslie M. Beitsch, and John W. Moran, eds. Routledge, 2017.

RA418.B53 2017

Immigration Law

Alison Kamhi, Allison Davenport, Nikki Marquez, and Erin Quinn. Hardship in immigration law: how to prepare winning applications for hardship waivers and cancellation of removal. Fourteenth edition. Immigrant Legal Resource Center, 2017. 

KF4819.85.P75 2017

Law and Religion

Lucy Vickers. Religious freedom, religious discrimination and the workplace. Second edition. Hart Publishing, 2016.

K1771.5.V53 2016

Oil and Gas

Owen L. Anderson, John S. Dzienkowski, John S. Lowe, Robert J. Peroni, David E. Pierce, and Ernest E. Smith. Oil and gas law and taxation: a revision of Hemingway. West Academic Publishing, 2017.

KF1849.A74 2017

Landmarks of a century in oil and gas law: twenty cases that shaped Texas oil and gas jurisprudence. Oil, Gas, and Energy Resources Law Section of the State Bar of Texas, 2017.

KFT1458.A1L36 2017


New Government Documents List

 

18F and U.S. Digital Service oversight. Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Information Technology and the Subcommittee on Government Operations of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, June 10, 2016.

KF27.O9444 2016c

Anti-Semitism across borders. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Africa, Global health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, first session, March 22, 2017.

KF27.F632 2017b

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

Climate science: assumptions, policy implications, and the scientific method. Hearing before the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, first session, March 29, 2017.

KF27.S39 2017b

East Africa's quiet famine. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, first session, March 28, 2017.

KF27.F632 2017a

Economic and environmental impacts of the recent oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, second session, May 11, 2010.

KF26.E6 2010m

Employer wellness programs: better health outcomes and lower costs. Hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, on examining employer wellness programs, focusing on better health outcomes and lower costs, January 29, 2015.

KF26.L27 2015b

Empowering managers: ideas for a more effective federal workforce. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Regulatory Affairs and Federal Management of the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, first session, February 9, 2017.

KF26.H6365 2017

Examining environmental barriers to infrastructure development. Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on the Interior, Energy, and Environment and the Subcommittee on Intergovernmental Affairs of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, first session, March 1, 2017.

KF27.O9447 2017

Examining Obamacare transparency failures. Hearing before the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, December 9, 2014.

KF27.O94 2014zc

Examining the opioid epidemic: challenges and opportunities. Hearing before the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, February 23, 2016.

KF26.F5 2016r

Federal Long-Term Care Insurance Program: examining premium increases. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Government Operations of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, November 30, 2016.

KF27.O9432 2016f

Holding EPA accountable for polluting western waters. Hearing before the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, September 9, 2015.

KF27.S39 2015q

How to create a more robust and private flood insurance marketplace. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Housing and Insurance of the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, January 13, 2016.

KF27.B54674 2016b

Impact of federal regulations: a case study of recently issued rules. Hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, November 13, 2015.

KF26.H63 2015zj

Innovative project finance. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, second session, September 28, 2010.

KF26.E6 2010k

Lessons from Fukushima one year later: NRC's implementation of recommendations for enhancing nuclear reactor safety in the 21st century. Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Clean Air and Nuclear Safety and the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, March 15, 2012.

KF26.E623 2012

Local government perspectives on water infrastructure. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Water and Wildlife of the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, February 28, 2012.

KF26.E682 2012

Markup of a supplemental funding resolution of original jurisdiction. Hearing before the Committee on House Administration, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, November 16, 2016.

KF27.H6 2016d

NASA: past, present, and future. Hearing before the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, first session, February 16, 2017.

KF27.S39 2017a

Nomination hearing of the Honorable Ryan Zinke to be the Secretary of the Interior. Hearing before the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, first session, January 17, 2017.

KF26.E55 2017a

Nomination of Jay Clayton. Hearing before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, first session, on the nomination of Jay Clayton, of New York, to be a member of the Securities and Exchange Commission, March 23, 2017.

KF26.B39 2017a

Oversight of the Federal Communications Commission. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Communications and Technology of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, July 12, 2016.

KF27.E5522 2016f

Oversight of the National Park Service. Hearing before the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, June 14, 2016.

KF27.O94 2016e

Oversight of the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Agency. Hearing before the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, May 11, 2016.

KF26.F5 2016q

Oversight: review of the Environmental Protection Agency's Mercury and Air Toxics Standards (MATS) for power plants. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Clean Air and Nuclear Safety and the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, March 20, 2012.

KF26.E623 2012a

Privatizing the Internet Assigned Number Authority. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Communications and Technology of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, March 17, 2016.

KF27.E5522 2016d

Reauthorizing the Higher Education Act: the role of consumer information in college choice. Hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session ... May 6, 2015.

KF26.L27 2015q

S. 3018, the Securing Energy Infrastructure Act, and to examine protections designed to guard against energy disruptions. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Public Lands, Forests, and Mining of the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, July 12, 2016.

KF26.E5523 2016

Testing the limits: Iran's ballistic missile program, sanctions, and the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps. Hearing before the Subcommittee on the Middle East and North Africa of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, first session, March 29, 2017.

KF27.F64826 2017

The ACA's cost sharing reduction program: ramifications of the administration's decision on the source of funding for the CSR program. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, July 8, 2016.

KF27.E5546 2016b

The electricity sector's efforts to respond to cybersecurity threats. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, first session, February 1, 2017.

KF27.E55237 2017

The FDIC's targeting of refund anticipation loans. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations of the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, March 16, 2016.

KF27.B54428 2016a

The Homeland Security Department's budget submission for fiscal year 2017. Hearing before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, March 8, 2016.

KF26.H63 2016j

The near-term outlook for energy and commodity markets. Hearing before the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, January 19, 2016.

KF26.E55 2016d

U.S. policy toward the Baltic states. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, and Emerging Threats of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, first session, March 22, 2017.

KF27.F6422 2017

Various measures. Markup before the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, first session on, H. Res. 54, H. Res. 92, H. Res. 137, H. Res. 145, H. Res. 187, H.R. 390, H.R. 479, H.R. 672, H.R. 1644, March 29, 2017.

KF27.F6 2017d

Wassenaar: cybersecurity and export controls. Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Information Technology of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, and the Subcommittee on Cybersecurity, Infrastructure Protection, and Security Technologies of the Committee on Homeland Security, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, January 12, 2016.

KF27.O9444 2016b