Contained in this collection are articles written by Maurer students. Although most of these articles were published in our law journals, some may have been published elsewhere.


Submissions from 2022

Interview by Zach Shepard and Chris McMillan with David Gindler, Partner, Milbank LLP, and Jasper Tran, Associate, Milbank LLP
(Interview by Zach Shepard and Chris McMillan with David Gindler, Partner, Milbank LLP, and Jasper Tran, Associate, Milbank LLP (Mar. 4, 2022))

What Will the “Foreseeable Future” Bring for Climate- Imperiled Species?, Olivia Bauer
(97 Indiana Law Journal Supplement 43 (2022))

Understanding the Nansen Passport: A System of Manipulation, Kacey Bengel
(29 Indiana J. Global Legal Studies 217 (2022))

The Leader of the Free World as the Leader of Mass Detention: Responsive, Short-Term Policies to Ameliorate the Intersecting Crises of COVID-19 and Mass Detention Within the United States, Haley Brooks

Economic Impact Payments: How the CARES Act Failed to Care for America’s Homeless Population, Megan Cicotte

Hoosier Public Health: Reinvigorating Indiana Lead Law Using a Lens for Health Equity, Cassidy Segura Clouse

Bostock and Contact Theory: How Will a Single U.S. Supreme Court Decision Reduce Prejudice Against LGBTQ People?, Mantas Grigorovicius
(97 Indiana Law Journal Supplement 14 (2022))

Managing Judicial Discretion: Qualified Immunity and Rule 12(b)(6) Motions, Zachary R. Hart
(97 Indiana Law Journal 1479 (2022))

Inconsistencies in Bail Determinations: An Analysis of Judicial Decision- Making, Kacey Henning

Taxonomy of Ministerial Appointment Processes, Michelle Johnston

Overview of Bicameral Legislatures’ Potential Impact on the Executive Selection Process, Kyle Kopchak

Ending Demand for Modern-Day Slavery: An Analysis of Human Trafficking in the Global Marketplace, Rachel Leach
(29 Indiana J. Global Legal Studies 233 (2022))

The Ends and The Means: Indigenous Sovereignty, Climate-Related Legal Actions, and Frameworks of Justice, Connor Marcum
(29 Indiana J. Global Legal Studies 261 (2022))

Neither Here Nor There: Nonbinary, Law, Student, Celia Meredith

Using the Internal Revenue Code to Limit Coaching Salaries: A Proposal to Bring Amateurism Back into College Football, Blaire Mikesell
(97 Indiana Law Journal 393 (2022))

Implicating Implicit Bias in the Judiciary: Using Contextual Analyses to Bring About Meaningful Systemic Reform, Stephen Morris

Big Data, Big Gap: Working Towards a HIPAA Framework that Covers Big Data, Ryan Mueller
(97 Indiana Law Journal 1505 (2022))

Enforcing Interstate Compacts in Federal Systems, Michael Osborn

The Case for A Global Excess Profits Tax: A Response to Dr. Tarcísio Diniz Magalhães & Professor Allison Christians, Paige Powers
(29 Indiana J. Global Legal Studies 231 (2022))

"Just Ice" for Bourbon: The Need for GIs in International Protection of America's Beloved Spirit, Haley Scott
(29 Indiana J. Global Legal Studies 213 (2022))

Rethinking Juvenile Rehabilitation: Presumptive Waiver and Alternative Sentencing in Indiana, S. Reese Sobol II
(97 Indiana Law Journal 365 (2022))

Hidden in Plain Sight: The Dangers of Environmental Protections Waivers, Olivia Stevens
(97 Indiana Law Journal 785 (2022))

The Brcko Arbitration: A Blueprint for Ending Current and Future Ethnic Territorial Conflicts, Emma DeLaney Strenski
(29 Indiana J. Global Legal Studies 181 (2022))

Can Social Science Teach Congress New Tricks?: Addressing the Need for Educational Support Dogs in Classrooms, Elaina H. Wilson
(97 Indiana Law Journal Supplement 66 (2022))

Submissions from 2021

Zero Sympathy: Unaccompanied Minors' Rights in the US Immigration System, Mahrukh Ali
(28 Indiana J. Global Legal Studies 245 (2021))

Calling the Shots: Balancing Parental and Child Rights in the Age of Anti-Vax, Mahrukh Badar
(28 Indiana J. Global Legal Studies 1 (2021))

Ranked Choice Voting: How Voters Have Responded to a Failing Political System, Audrey Brittingham

Putting Paper to Pen: Generation Juul's Case for Harm Reduction, Liz Emanuel
(96 Indiana Law Journal 619 (2021))

Penises, Nipples, and Bums, Oh My!: An Examination of How Freedom of Expression Applies to Public Nudity, Clara Gutwein
(28 Indiana J. Global Legal Studies 1 (2021))

The Future of Female Inventors in the United States: A Comparative Analysis to the Republic of Korea, Payton Hoff

Mitigating the Effects of Intellectual Property Colonialism on Budding Cannabis Markets, Hughie Kellner
(28 Indiana J. Global Legal Studies 1 (2021))

Constitutional Court Landscape Post - Arab Spring: A Survey of Design, Dane Kirchoff-Foster

Saving Face; The Unconstitutional Use of Facial Recognition on Undocumented Immigrants and Solutions in IP, Audrey Knutson

Congress's Competing Motivations: What Chevron Can Tell Us About Constitutional Acquiescence, George Krug
(96 Indiana Law Journal 637 (2021))

A Clumsy Couple: The Problem of Applying Model Rule 1.7 in Transactional Settings, Katelyn K. Leveque
(96 Indiana Law Journal Supplement 88 (2021))

A Taxonomy on Constitutional Court Appointment Mechanisms in Federal Countries, Molly Madden

Trademark Enforcement of Counterfeit Drugs: A Guardian of the Rich and Poor Alike, Melanie Magdun

First Amendment Freedoms Diluted: The Impact of Disclosure Requirements on Nonprofit Charities, Bailie Mittman
(96 Indiana Law Journal Supplement 102 (2021))

No Teacher Left Behind: Reforming the Educators Expense Deduction, Mary Morris
(96 Indiana Law Journal 911 (2021))

How the World's Largest Economies Regulate Data Privacy: Drawbacks, Benefits, & Proposed Solutions, Alexander J. Pantos
(28 Indiana J. Global Legal Studies 267 (2021))

Sherman’s Wrath: Sports Data’s Impending Collision with Antitrust Law, Jonathan A. Sussler

Federal Rule of Evidence 609: An Evidentiary Catch-22 for Minority Defendants, Willow Thomas

What's the Harm? Federalism, the Separation of Powers, and Standing in Data Breach Litigation, Grayson Wells
(96 Indiana Law Journal 937 (2021))

Pricing Privacy and Valuing Data Collection: The Commidification of Privacy and the Impact on Low-Income Groups, Liam Williams

I Just Took a DNA Test—Turns Out, I'm 100% Breaching My Donor Anonymity Contract: Direct-to-Consumer DNA Testing and Parental Medical-Decision-Making, Morgan C. York
(28 Indiana J. Global Legal Studies 293 (2021))

Submissions from 2020

Recidivist Sentencing and the Sixth Amendment, Benjamin E. Adams

Passport to Plastics: Cosmetic Surgery Tourism, Medical Malpractice, and the Automatic Establishment of Personal Jurisdiction by Way of the Joint Commission International, Elizabeth Astrup
(27 Indiana J. Global Legal Studies 347 (2020))

The Dangers of Humanitarian Intervention and the Responsibility to Protect Doctrine, and a Partial Solution, Matthew Bellinger
(27 Indiana J. Global Legal Studies 371 (2020))

In Loving Memory of Purva Sethi, Editor In Chief
(95 Indiana Law Journal 674 (2020))

Taxonomy of Powers and Roles of Upper Chambers in Bicameral Legislatures, Carolyn Griffith

Sharenting and the (Potential) Right to Be Forgotten, Keltie Haley
(95 Indiana Law Journal 1005 (2020))

Addressing the High School Sexual Assault Epidemic: Preventive and Responsive Solutions, Carolyn Haney

The Child Welfare System: A Misnomer in Need of Services, Allison Hilmer

Save it for the Judge? A Case Study on the Effects of Big Money on State Judicial Elections and the Call for Stronger Recusal Rules, Gustavo A. Jimenez

There’s Nothing Worse than Losing to a Girl: An Analysis of Sex Segregation in American Youth Sports, Julia Konieczny

Classifying Systems of Constitutional Review: A Context-Specific Analysis, Samantha Lalisan

Policing the Wombs of the World's Women: The Mexico City Policy, Samantha Lalisan
(95 Indiana Law Journal 977 (2020))

Revenge Porn and the ACLU’s Inconsistent Approach, Elena Lentz

Saving Money on Health Insurance Just Got a lot Easier . . . Or Did It?: The Preserving Employee Wellness Programs Act and its Impact on the Future of Employee Health, Zachary Maciejewski
(95 Indiana Law Journal Supplement 28 (2020))

Mental Illness in Prison & The Objective Unreasonableness of the Estelle Test, Jack McAllister

Virtual Reality as Punishment, Jose A. Moncada

Models of Pre-Promulgation Review of Legislation, Rachel Myers

Addressing Transplant Tourism Problems and Proposed Solutions: Regulation Instead of Prohibition, Colleen Naumovich
(27 Indiana J. Global Legal Studies 409 (2020))

Judicial Independence and the Budget: A Taxonomy of Judicial Budgeting Mechanisms, Alexander Rosselli

Too Old to Jump Through Hoops: How the Opioid Epidemic Has Impacted Elderly Persons Living in Nursing Homes, Autumn Seib

Protecting Minors with Substance Use Disorders: A Closer Look at the Relationship of Confidentiality with Treatment Options, Katherine Slisz

Protections Against Tyranny: How Article V Should Guide Constitutional Interpretation, Mary Strong
(96 Indiana Law Journal 337 (2020))

When Freedom of Speech Comes at a Cost: A Case Study of E.S. v. Austria, Rachael Taylor
(27 Indiana J. Global Legal Studies 431 (2020))

Rethinking the Highway: Integrating Delivery Drones into Airspace Above Highways, Daniel Thompson
(95 Indiana Law Journal Supplement 8 (2020))

Maximizing the Value of America’s Newest Resource, Low- Altitude Airspace: An Economic Analysis of Aerial Trespass and Drones, Tyler Watson
(95 Indiana Law Journal 1399 (2020))

Arizona's Torres v. Terrell and Section 318.03: The Wild West of Pre-Embryo Disposition, Catherine Wheatley
(95 Indiana Law Journal 299 (2020))

A Case for Reforming the Anti-Money Laundering Regulatory Regime: How Financial Institutions’ Criminal Reporting Duties Have Created an Unfunded Private Police Force, Christopher Wilkes
(95 Indiana Law Journal 649 (2020))

Submissions from 2019

Implicit Bias In The Judiciary: Confronting The Problem Through Normalization, Meagan Biwer

Emissions Trading In The United States: Using RGGI As A Model For Addressing Disproportionate Impacts Of Climate Change, Joshua T. Bleisch

A Proposal to Amend Rule of Evidence 404 To Admit "Prior Acts" Evidence in Domestic Violence Prosecutions, Corttany Brooks

To Secede or Not Secede? Is It Even Possible?, T. Z. Cook
(26 Indiana J. Global Legal Studies 381 (2019))

Corporate Criminal Liability: Toward a Compliance-Orientated Approach, Gustavo A. Jimenez
(26 Indiana J. Global Legal Studies 353 (2019))

Younger Generations are Infected by Continuous Socialization to Accept Diminished Privacy: A Global Analysis of How the United States' Constitutional Doctrine Is a Main Contributor to Eroded Privacy, Tiffany Kim
(26 Indiana J. Global Legal Studies 335 (2019))

A Georgist Perspective of Petroleum Taxation, Joseph Leeson
(26 Indiana J. Global Legal Studies 695 (2019))

Reporting That Matters: A Comparative Law Study on Probation Officers in the Juvenile Justice Systems of the United States and the Republic of Ireland, Nicholas Minaudo

Defining Critical Infrastructure for a Global Application, Colleen M. Newbill
(26 Indiana J. Global Legal Studies 761 (2019))

States Rise to the Front of Climate Legislation, but Can a State-Level Carbon Tax Work?, Katelyn Nicasio
(94 Indiana Law Journal 751 (2019))

Data Protection in an Increasingly Globalized World, Nicholas F. Palmieri III
(94 Indiana Law Journal 297 (2019))

Assessment of Federal Rule of Evidence 609 and the Necessity of a Deeper Collaboration with the Social Sciences for Racial Equality, Carta H. Robison

The Sea of the Universe: How Maritime Law's Limitation on Liability Gets it Right, and Why Space Law Should Follow By Example, Rachel Rogers
(26 Indiana J. Global Legal Studies 741 (2019))

Taming Sherman's Wilderness, Derrian Smith
(94 Indiana Law Journal 1223 (2019))

Enforcement Mechanisms for International Standards of Judicial Independence: The Role of Government and Private Actors, Rachel Stopchinski
(26 Indiana J. Global Legal Studies 673 (2019))

Draining the Flooded Markets: Tariffs, Suniva & Solar Energy Investment, Michael A. Stroup
(26 Indiana J. Global Legal Studies 317 (2019))

"Believe Me," We Do Not Have a Foreign Emoluments Clause Violation, Scotty N. Teal
(26 Indiana J. Global Legal Studies 717 (2019))

The Noisy "Silent Witness": The Misperception and Misuse of Criminal Video Evidence, Aaron M. Williams
(94 Indiana Law Journal 1651 (2019))

BC Ranch II v. Commissioner: A Flexible Approach to Perpetual Conservation Easements, Victoria Wolfe
(94 Indiana Law Journal 331 (2019))

Submissions from 2018

The Promises and Pitfalls of Harmonization: What Insurance Guarantee Schemes Tell Us About When Harmonization Works, Jordan Burton
(93 Indiana Law Journal 1263 (2018))

Evading Constitutional Challenge: DAPA's Implications for Future Exercises of Executive Enforcement Discretion, Lucy Chauvin
(93 Indiana Law Journal Supplement 139 (2018))

Rivals in Arms: Sino-U.S. Cooperation, Problems, and Solutions and Their Impact on the International UAV Industry, Bei-Er Cheok
(25 Indiana Journal of Global Legal Studies 729 (2018))

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's Structural Integrity and a Call for Adaptive and Incremental Agency Design Policy, Hannah Clendening
(93 Indiana Law Journal 1279 (2018))

Conflicting Approaches to Addressing Ex-Offender Unemployment: The Work Opportunity Tax Credit and Ban the Box, Katherine English
(93 Indiana Law Journal 513 (2018))

Unfinished Uniformity in Systematic Sentencing: Oppressive Treatment and Disproportionate Punishment Outcomes for Black Women in Federal Prisons, Alexandria M. Foster

Is "Zero Tolerance" the Solution? Using Non-Punitive Policies in the Workplace to Reduce Domestic Violence, Tristan C. Fretwell

Learning from Law Students: How PhDs Might Seek Legal Remedy in the Face of Widespread Unemployment, Emily Grothoff
(93 Indiana Law Journal 1299 (2018))

Marching to the Beat of the EU's Drum: Refining the Collective Management of Music Rights in the United States to Facilitate the Growth of Interactive Streaming, Gary W. Hunt III
(25 Indiana Journal of Global Legal Studies 755 (2018))