Michelle T. Leighton

American University of Central Asia

Associate Professor of Law

205 Abdymomunov Street

Bishkek, 720040

Kyrgyzstan

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Sentencing Our Children to Die in Prison: Global Law and Practice

University of San Francisco Law Review, Vol. 42, No. 4, 2008, Univ. of San Francisco Law Research Paper No. 2008-01
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 06 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 22 Oct 2008
Constance de la Vega and Michelle T. Leighton
University of San Francisco School of Law and American University of Central Asia
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Abstract:

life imprisonment without the possibility of release or parole, LWOP, juvenile justice, child offenders, juvenile rehabilitation, human rights, customary international law, sentencing, United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child, International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights, United

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Desertification [plus] Migration = Security?

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 04 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 12 Oct 2008
Michelle T. Leighton
American University of Central Asia
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desertification, migration, security, Africa, drylands, poverty, agriculture

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Reflections on Teaching Law: A Brief Comparison of Legal Education and Teaching Methods in the United States

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 11 Nov 2012
Michelle T. Leighton
American University of Central Asia
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Abstract:

Higher Education, Legal Education in Central Asia, Kyrgyzstan, Law Schools

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Climate Change and Migration: Rethinking Policies for Adaptation and Disaster Risk Reduction

Publication Series of United Nations University No. 15/2011
Posted: 16 Jun 2011
Michelle T. Leighton
American University of Central Asia

Abstract:

migration, climate change, displacement, disaster, international law, human rights