A new legal map published on LawAtlas.org today shows shifts and trends in state-level “zero tolerance” or exclusionary school discipline laws, focusing on how the laws regulate expulsion and suspension.
The first international maps were published today to LawAtlas.org, the website of the Center for Public Health Law Research’s Policy Surveillance Program.
Patty Skuster, JD, MPP, joined the Center as its fifth Research Fellow on April 2, 2019.
An article published in the Northeastern University Law Review outlines 23 legal mechanisms, or levers, that may impact health equity in housing in the United States, and reviews the evidence base evaluating each lever.
Thomas Brewer, PhD, MJur, CHC, joined the Center as its fourth Research Fellow on February 21, 2019.
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A comprehensive suite of 16 legal datasets were published today on LawAtlas.org capturing 15 different types of abortion regulations, relevant court cases and attorney general opinions that directly impact the provision of abortion services in the United States.
The 13 new and three updated datasets on LawAtlas.org explore the state of the law in effect as of December 1, 2018:
Law and Policy Analyst Kathleen Moran-McCabe, JD, recieved the Abstract of the Year Award from the American Public Health Association (APHA) Law Section during an evening reception at the 2018 Annual Meeting.
Two new legal maps released today on LawAtlas.org track key laws and other regulatory strategies related to managing access to opioid prescriptions in the United States.
Our team will be in San Diego, CA, November 10-14, 2018 to participate in the American Public Health Association's Annual Meeting. If you're joining us there, or following along from afar, here's what you can expect from the Center for Public Health Law Research and our programs.