Victor C. Romero

Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law

Assoc. Dean of Academic Affairs, Professor of Law, and Maureen B. Cavanaugh Distinguished Faculty Scholar

Lewis Katz Building

University Park, PA 16802

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (37)

1.

Critical Race Theory in Three Acts: Racial Profiling, Affirmative Action, and the Diversity Visa Lottery

Albany Law Review, Vol. 66, 2002
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 22 Mar 2003
Victor C. Romero
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
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Postsecondary School Education Benefits for Undocumented Immigrants: Promises and Pitfalls

North Carolina Journal of International Law and Commercial Regulation, Vol. 27, No. 393, 2002, Penn State Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 12 Jan 2016
Victor C. Romero
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
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Alienated: Immigrant Rights, the Constitution, and Equality in America

NEW YORK UNIVERSITY PRESS CRITICAL AMERICA SERIES, NYU Press
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 03 Feb 2005
Victor C. Romero
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
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Immigration, constitution, filipino, equality, race

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Decoupling 'Terrorist' from 'Immigrant': An Enhanced Role for the Federal Courts Post 9/11

Journal of Gender, Race & Justice, Vol. 7, 2003
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 22 Mar 2003
Victor C. Romero
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
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Asians, Gay Marriage, and Immigration: Family Unification at a Crossroads

Indiana International & Comparative Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 27 Sep 2004
Victor C. Romero
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
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Asians; gay marriage; immigration

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An Other Christian Perspective on Lawrence V. Texas

Journal of Catholic Legal Studies, Vol. 45, No. 1, 2006
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 12 Oct 2005
Victor C. Romero
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
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gay marriage, religion, Christianity, Lawrence, constitutional law, due process, equal protection

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Christian Realism and Immigration Reform

Penn State Legal Studies Research Paper No. 17-2009
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 24 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 20 May 2010
Victor C. Romero
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
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immigration, religion, Christianity, Christian Realism

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Race, Immigration, and the Department of Homeland Security

Saint John's Journal of Legal Commentary, Vol. 19, No. 1, p. 101, 2004
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 27 Sep 2004
Victor C. Romero
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
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terrorism, immigration, prejudice, discrimination, Arab, stereotype, Department of Homeland Security, race

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Decriminalizing Border Crossings

Fordham Urban Law Journal, Forthcoming, The Pennsylvania State University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 42-2010
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 22 Nov 2010
Victor C. Romero
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
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Rethinking Minority Coalition Building: Valuing Self-Sacrifice, Stewardship and Anti-Subordination

Villanova Law Review
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 27 Sep 2004
Victor C. Romero
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
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coalitions, minorities, anti-subordination, race, self-interest

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Racial Profiling: Driving While Mexican and Affirmative Action

Michigan Journal of Race & Law, Vol. 6, No. 195, 2001, Penn State Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 12 Jan 2016
Victor C. Romero
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
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12.

Our Illegal Founders

Harvard Latino Law Review, Vol. 16, No. 1, 2013, Penn State Law Research Paper 44-2013
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 09 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 08 Oct 2013
Victor C. Romero
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
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illegal immigration, founding fathers, discrimination, U.S. history

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Are Filipina/Os Asians or Latina/Os?: Reclaiming the Anti-Subordination Objective of Equal Protection after Grutter and Gratz

University of Pennsylvania Journal of Constitutional Law, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 27 Sep 2004
Victor C. Romero
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
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affirmative action, equal protection, diversity, subordination

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Crossing Borders: Loving V. Virginia as a Story of Migration

Howard Law Journal, Vol. 51, No. 1, Fall 2007
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 19 Oct 2006
Victor C. Romero
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
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Loving, race, sexual orientation, immigration, migration, borders

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Loving Across the Miles: Binational Same-Sex Marriages and the Supreme Court

LOVING IN A POST-RACIAL WORLD: RETHINKING RACE, SEX AND MARRIAGE, K. Maillard, R. Cuison Villazor, eds., Cambridge Univ. Press, 2010, Penn State Legal Studies Research Paper No. 23-2009
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 30 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 10 Nov 2009
Victor C. Romero
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
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Loving v. Virginia, same-sex marriage, immigration

16.

Restricting Hate Speech Against Private Figures: Lessons in Power-Based Censorship from Defamation Law

Columbia Human Rights Law Review, Vol. 33, No. 1, 2001, Penn State Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 12 Jan 2016
Victor C. Romero
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
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Immigrant Education and the Promise of Integrative Egalitarianism

Michigan State Law Review, Vol. 2011, No. 2, p. 575, 2011
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 13 Jan 2012
Victor C. Romero
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
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immigration, education, discrimination, Plyler

18.

Noncitizen Students and Immigration Policy Post-9/11

Georgetown Immigration Law Review, Vol. 17, No. 357, 2003, Penn State Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 12 Jan 2016
Victor C. Romero
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
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U.S. Immigration Policy: Contract or Human Rights Law?

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 03 Apr 2007
Victor C. Romero
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
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immigration, human rights, contract, US immigration history, immigrant rights, US constitutional law

20.

The Prodigal Illegal: Christian Love and Immigration Reform

Denver University Law Review, Vol. 92, No. 917, 2015, Penn State Law Research Paper No. 2016-1
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 12 Jan 2016
Victor C. Romero
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
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immigration, law and religion, christianity

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Interrogating Iqbal: Intent, Inertia, and (a Lack of) Imagination

Penn State Law Review, Vol. 114, No. 1, 2010, The Pennsylvania State University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 27-2010
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 20 May 2010 Last Revised: 02 Aug 2011
Victor C. Romero
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
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race, discrimination, immigration, Iqbal, equal protection

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Who Should Manage Immigration - Congress or the States?: An Introduction to Constitutional Immigration Law

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 03 Apr 2007
Victor C. Romero
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
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constitutional law, immigration law, US history, immigrant rights

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A Meditation on Moncrieffe: On Marijuana, Misdemeanants, and Migration

Gonzaga Law Review, Vol. 49, No. 1, 2013/14, pages 23-35, Penn State Law Research Paper No. 18-2014
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 18 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 06 Jun 2014
Victor C. Romero
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
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immigration, crime, crimmigration, Moncrieffe, deportation, aggravated felony, removal

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Reading (into) Windsor: Presidential Leadership, Marriage Equality, and Immigration Policy

Southern California Review of Law and Social Justice, Vol. 23:1, pp. 1-28 (2013), Penn State Law Research Paper No. 19-2014
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 18 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 20 May 2014
Victor C. Romero
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
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immigration, defense of marriage act, marriage equality, integrative egalitarianism, same-sex marriage, Windsor

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Aren't You Latino: Building Bridges Upon Common Misperceptions

UC Davis Law Review, Vol. 33, No. 837, 2000, Penn State Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 12 Jan 2016
Victor C. Romero
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
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Elusive Equality: Reflections on Justice Field's Opinions in Chae Chan Ping and Fong Yue Ting

Oklahoma Law Review, Vol. 68, No. 165, 2015, pp. 165-184, Penn State Law Research Paper No. 12-2015
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 30 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 17 Nov 2015
Victor C. Romero
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
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On Elián and Aliens: A Political Solution to the Plenary Power Problem

New York University Journal of Legislation and Public Policy, Vol. 4, No. 343, 2001, Penn State Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 12 Jan 2016
Victor C. Romero
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
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Proxies for Loyalty in Constitutional Immigration Law: Citizenship and Race after September 11

DePaul Law Review, Vol. 52, No. 871, 2003, Penn State Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 12 Jan 2016
Victor C. Romero
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
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civil rights, immigration

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On Borders and Crimes: A Reply to Won Kidane

39 Fordham Urban Law Journal, City Square 71, Penn State Law Research Paper No. 19-2012
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 25 May 2012 Last Revised: 03 Oct 2012
Victor C. Romero
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
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immigration, undocumented immigrants, border, crimmigration

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The Congruence Principle Applied: Rethinking Equal Protection Review of Federal Alienage Classifications after Adarand Constructors, Inc. v. Peña

Oregon Law Review, Vol. 76, No. 25, 1997, Penn State Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 12 Jan 2016
Victor C. Romero
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
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The Child Citizenship Act and the Family Reunification Act: Valuing the Citizen Child as Well as the Citizen Parent

Florida Law Review, Vol. 55, No. 486, 2003, Penn State Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 12 Jan 2016
Victor C. Romero
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
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The Domestic Fourth Amendment Rights of Undocumented Immigrants: On Guitterez and the Tort Law/Immigration Law Parallel

Harvard Civil Rights- Civil Liberties Law Review (CR-CL), Vol. 35, No. 57, 2000, Penn State Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 12 Jan 2016
Victor C. Romero
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
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Equal Protection Held Hostage: Ransoming the Constitutionality of the Hostage Taking Act

Northwestern University Law Review, Vol. 97, No. 573, 1997, Penn State Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 12 Jan 2016
Victor C. Romero
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
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Broadening Our World: Citizens and Immigrants of Color in America

Capital University Law Review, Vol. 27, No. 13, 1999, Penn State Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 12 Jan 2016
Victor C. Romero
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
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35.

Devolution and Discrimination

NYU Annual Survey of American Law, Vol. 58, No. 377, 2003, Penn State Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 12 Jan 2016
Victor C. Romero
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
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Expanding the Circle of Membership by Reconstructing the Alien: Lessons from Social Psychology and the Promise Enforcement Cases

University of Michigan Journal of Law Reform, Vol. 32, No. 1, 1988, Penn State Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 12 Jan 2016
Victor C. Romero
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
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The Selective Deportation of Same-Gender Partners: In Search of the 'Rara Avis'

University of Miami Law Review, Vol. 56, No. 537, 2002, Penn State Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 12 Jan 2016
Victor C. Romero
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
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