Hemming in “Harboring”: The Limits of Liability Under 8 U.S.C. § 1324 and State Harboring Statutes

By:  Mary L. Dohrmann


8 U.S.C. § 1324 prohibits, among other activities, harboring aliens who enter the United States without authorization. In the more than six decades since the law was passed, federal courts’ understandings of what “harboring” means have varied. ...READ MORE

What Would a Reasonable Jury Do? Jury Verdicts Following Summary Judgment Reversals

By:  Michael W. Pfautz


This Note examines the claim that judges have improperly granted summary judgment where a reasonable jury could find for the nonmoving party. It begins by reviewing the literature on summary judgment, particularly three opinions the Supreme Court ...READ MORE