The Interplay Between Civil and Criminal Law in Relation to Sports Law in the United States

By: Aman Rastogi, Jindal Global Law School (India) Introduction Imagine while watching the 2017 NBA finals game between the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers, Kevin Durant in the middle of the game punches Lebron James. This conduct is unsportsmanlike, but how will Kevin Durant be punished? An act that is performed while participating in a…

The Promise of Privacy Protections: Rights for Unauthorized Migrants

By Isaac Cui (PO ‘20), Senior Editor Introduction On February 10, Daniel Ramirez Medina was taken by the Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and placed in detention to await deportation proceedings. Having come to the United States at the age of seven, the 24-year-old registered under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program.[1] DACA…

Letter from the Editor-in-Chief, Vol. 5 No. 1

Dear Readers, Welcome to the eighth print edition—Vol. 5, No. 1—of the Claremont Journal of Law and Public Policy (CJLPP)! After reviewing many highly-qualified submissions, the editorial team is delighted to feature a number of especially stimulating papers in this issue. These cover a range of domestic and international topics in law and public policy,…

Letter from the Editor-in-Chief, Vol. 4 No. 3

Dear Readers, Welcome to the seventh print edition of the Claremont Journal of Law and Public Policy (CJLPP). After reviewing a record number of submissions, the editorial team is delighted to feature five thought-provoking papers in addition to selected parts of our interview with Los Angeles County Superior Court Judge Halim Dhanidina (PO ’94), whom…