Eva S. Nilsen

Boston University School of Law

Professor of Law

765 Commonwealth Avenue

Boston, MA 02215

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (8)

1.

No Rational Basis: The Pragmatic Case for Marijuana Law Reform

Suffolk University Law School Research Paper No. 09-19, Virginia Journal of Social Policy and the Law, Vol. 17, 2009
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 23 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 01 Sep 2009
Eric D. Blumenson and Eva S. Nilsen
Suffolk University Law School and Boston University School of Law
Downloads 705 (25,634)

Abstract:

criminal law, drug war, marijuana, public health, ONDCP

2.

Liberty Lost: The Moral Case for Marijuana Law Reform

Suffolk University Law School Research Paper No. 09-20, Indiana Law Journal, Vol. 85, 2009
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 23 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2009
Eric D. Blumenson and Eva S. Nilsen
Suffolk University Law School and Boston University School of Law
Downloads 699 (27,023)

Abstract:

criminal law, liberty, punishment, marijuana, drug war, civil liberties, retribution

3.

Policing for Profit: The Drug War's Hidden Economic Agenda

University of Chicago Law Review, Vol. 65, p. 35, 1998
Number of pages: 85 Posted: 29 Jan 2007
Eric D. Blumenson and Eva S. Nilsen
Suffolk University Law School and Boston University School of Law
Downloads 659 (28,262)
Citation 7

Abstract:

drug war, forfeiture, separation of powers, police corruption

4.

One Strike and You're Out? Constitutional Constraints on Zero Tolerance in Public Education

Washington University Law Quarterly, Vol. 81, No. 1
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 27 Nov 2002
Eric D. Blumenson and Eva S. Nilsen
Suffolk University Law School and Boston University School of Law
Downloads 325 (72,619)

Abstract:

education, high school, zero tolerance, expulsion, suspension, equal protection, juvenile, right to education

5.

How to Construct an Underclass, Or How the War on Drugs Became a War on Education

University of Iowa Journal of Gender, Race and Justice, Vol. 6, No. 61, 2002 Symposium
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 29 Jan 2007
Eric D. Blumenson and Eva S. Nilsen
Suffolk University Law School and Boston University School of Law
Downloads 264 (63,001)

Abstract:

drug war, zero tolerance, expulsion, suspension, delinquency

6.

Decency, Dignity, and Desert: Restoring Ideals of Humane Punishment to Constitutional Discourse

Boston Univ. School of Law Working Paper No. 07-33, UC-Davis Law Review, Vol. 41, No. 1, p. 111, 2007
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 07 Dec 2007
Eva S. Nilsen
Boston University School of Law
Downloads 160 (148,284)

Abstract:

Humane punishment, cruel and unusual punishment, Eighth Amendment, Supreme Court, prison sentences, prison conditions, post-release reintegration from prison, global norms of punishment, racially disparate punishment, substantive and procedural due process

7.

The Next Stage of Forfeiture Reform

Federal Sentencing Reporter, Vol. 14, p. 76, 2001 Symposium
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 29 Jan 2007
Eric D. Blumenson and Eva S. Nilsen
Suffolk University Law School and Boston University School of Law
Downloads 93 (217,316)
Citation 1

Abstract:

drug war, forfeiture, separation of powers, police corruption

8.

Contesting the Government's Financial Interest in Drug Cases

Criminal Justice, Vol. 13, No. 4, p. 4, 1999, Suffolk University Law School Research Paper No. 12-57
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 22 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 25 Dec 2012
Eric D. Blumenson and Eva S. Nilsen
Suffolk University Law School and Boston University School of Law
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