Vol. 56, No. 2

Latest Edition

Read about what happens when police act as lawmakers, a child’s constitutional right to family integrity, and more in the latest edition of the Harvard Civil Rights-Civil Liberties Law Review.

Your Writing

Academics, practitioners, and students are encouraged to submit to Volume 58.1.

To CR-CL

Support revolutionary legal scholarship on civil rights and civil liberties.

Our Staff

Be part of the nation’s leading progressive law journal.

Recent Volumes

Vol. 56, No. 2, Summer 2021

Read about what happens when police act as lawmakers, a child’s constitutional right to family integrity, and more in Volume 56, No. 2.

Vol. 56, No. 1, Spring 2021

Read about the legacy of Justice Ginsburg, family separation, reverse redlining, and more in Vol. 56, No. 1.

Vol. 55, No. 3, Summer 2020

Read about the history of the National People of Color Legal Scholarship Conferences, and understand systemic racism through explorations of housing policies, job placement agencies, and food inequality in our online-only Fourth National People of Color Legal Scholarship Conference symposium edition, Vol. 55, No. 3.

The Latest

This Week in Civil Rights and Civil Liberties

Welcome to This Week in Civil Rights and Civil Liberties. This week, experts weigh in on the future of Roe in the Supreme Court, New York City mandates vaccines for private companies, two election workers who were targeted for defamation by right-wing media sue, and more. 

read more
This Week in Civil Rights and Civil Liberties

Welcome to This Week in Civil Rights and Civil Liberties. This week, three white men were found guilty in the murder of Ahmaud Arbery, the Supreme Court will hear arguments on pre-viability prohibitions to elective abortion, a Texas Appeals Court affirms the ban on...

read more
DOJ Sues Uber for ADA Violations

Last week, the U.S. Department of Justice filed a lawsuit against Uber, alleging that the ridesharing company violated Title III of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) by charging fees to passengers who, because of their disabilities, take more time to enter a...

read more

We are currently accepting Outside Article submissions for Volume 58, Issue 1! We invite you to submit any of your manuscripts that relate to the broad umbrella of civil rights and civil liberties.
https://harvard-crcl.scholasticahq.com/for-authors

Come work for us as a clinical fellow in 2022!

For more details and to apply: https://law.yale.edu/mfia/news/opportunities

Deadline: January 17, 2022

Today on the Amicus Blog: a guest post from @fgwaggeh analyzing the important and exciting impacts of NYC's new noncitizen municipal voting legislation: https://harvardcrcl.org/extending-the-franchise-for-americans-in-waiting-municipal-voting-rights-for-noncitizens/

3Ls and early career attorneys. The Federal Defenders have announced 2-year fellowships to bring up the next generation of zealous defenders.

Http://diversityfellowship.fd.org/frontpage

📚 Now accepting applications to join the CR-CL Vol. 58 Board. All HLS students ​may apply, including 1Ls. Apply now!

#8 How to Make Senior Capstones Truly Anti-Racist by Lisa Martinez ft. exceptional research from @NEAToday @LPI_Learning @itsywc @OUSDNews @HarvardCRCL

https://futurefocusededucation.org/2021/07/15/how-to-make-senior-capstones-truly-anti-racist/

Join our team and fight for a Better Alabama! Alabama Appleseed is hiring a Legal Fellow to assist with direct representation of incarcerated clients in post-conviction and parole proceedings. Read more at https://www.alabamaappleseed.org/news/were-hiring-a-legal-fellow-to-join-our-team-fighting-for-a-better-alabama/

Load More...

Stay Updated

Subscribe to our email list to get occasional updates from CR-CL.

Since 1966

Harvard Civil Rights-Civil Liberties Law Review
Harvard Law School
Caspersen Student Center Suite 2048
1585 Massachusetts Ave.
Cambridge, MA 02138