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“Trends aren’t pointing GOP’s way”
Professor Frank Askin
Star-Ledger, November 20, 2012

“Health exchange brings meaningful choice to consumers”
Assistant Professor Christina Ho
Record, November 18, 2012

“Confession of an Obama voter living in Israel”
Emeritus Professor Norman Cantor
The Times of Israel, November 15, 2012

“Place blame where the dirt lies”
Associate Professor Steve C. Gold
Inside Business, November 2012

“Who Is Mitt Romney? The answer is not so simple
Dean John J. Farmer, Jr.
Star-Ledger, November 4, 2012

“Human-Rights Ruling Will Say as Much About Roberts Court as About the Issue” (PDF)
Clinical Professor Penny Venetis
New Jersey Law Journal, October 15, 2012

“150 years after Emancipation Proclamation, how free are we?”
Dean John J. Farmer, Jr.
Star-Ledger, September 30, 2012

“Faith in free expression”
Professor David Dante Troutt
Politico, September 17, 2012

“New Jersey, think twice before trying young offenders as adults”
Clinical Professor Laura Cohen
Star-Ledger, September 16, 2012

“Was the Case Really About Pensions or Judicial Independence” (PDF)
Professor Frank Askin

New Jersey Law Journal, July 25, 2012

“A health care ruling with something for everyone”
Professor Frank Askin
Record, July 6, 2012

“‘Occupy’ your own home: a victory for free speech in New Jersey”
Professor Frank Askin
Star-Ledger, July 1, 2012

“The True Story of Sharia in American Courts”
Adjunct Professor Abed Awad
The Nation, June 13, 2012

“What’s needed to fix Rutgers”
Professor Peter Simmons
Star-Ledger, June 12, 2012

“Rowan-Rutgers merger puts local political interests ahead of the state”
Dean John J. Farmer, Jr.
Star-Ledger, June 6, 2012

“Why the Supreme Court Should Hear the DOMA Lawsuit” 
Professor Carlos Ball
Huffington Post, May 31, 2012

“Why the judge got it right on Dharun Ravi’s sentencing”
Dean John J. Farmer, Jr. and Clinical Professor Laura Cohen
Star-Ledger, May 27, 2012

“Deciphering super PAC double-speak”
Professor Frank Askin
Star-Ledger, May 27, 2012

“Chris Christie’s attacks on Newark schools are false”
Professor Paul Tractenberg
Star-Ledger, May 25, 2012

“Why Men Can Be Mothers Too”
Professor Carlos Ball
The Huffington Post, May 10, 2012
“N.J. should ban arrests from job applications”
Assistant Professor Taja-Nia Y. Henderson
Star-Ledger, May 6, 2012
“Have America’s commercial giants lost their ethical compass?”
Dean John J. Farmer, Jr.
Star-Ledger, April 29, 2012
“Thinking About Mitt Romney and Seamus, Michael Vick and Dog Fighting, and Eating Animals”
Professor Gary Francione
truth-out.org, April 18, 2012
“This Passover, Easter Sunday, reflections on how faith defines us” 
Dean John J. Farmer, Jr.
Star-Ledger, April 8, 2012
“Chilling Effect: Can N.J. Muslims (or anyone) challenge NYPD, other police in court?”
Professor Frank Askin
Star-Ledger, April 8, 2012
“When Stealing Isn’t Stealing: ‘Theft’ Law in the 21st Century”
Professor Stuart Green
New York Times, 3/29/12
“Report on Elizabeth school board notes key successes in district”
Professor Paul Tractenberg
Star-Ledger, March 28, 2012
“Dharun Ravi trial shows ‘viral prosecutions’ compromise justice, mercy”
Dean John J. Farmer, Jr.
Star-Ledger, March 24, 2012
“Stand Your Ground tramples justice”
Professor David Dante Troutt

Politico, March 22, 2012
“Montana Supreme Court throws down gauntlet in Citizens United decision”
Professor Frank Askin
Star-Ledger, March 9, 2012
“States Rightists Have Met the Enemy, and It Is Them” (PDF)
Professor Frank Askin
New Jersey Law Journal, February 16, 2012
“Why New Jersey Governor Christie Should Read the Proposition 8 Ruling”
Professor Carlos Ball

Huffington Post, February 13, 2012
“Prop. 8 ruling – Tearing down the wall”
Professor Carlos Ball
Record, February 12, 2012
“Why the Proposition 8 Ruling Has a Good Chance of Being Affirmed by the Supreme Court
Professor Carlos Ball
HuffingtonPost.com., February 8, 2012
“A new, improved No Child Left Behind
Professor Paul Tractenberg
 and Professor Alan R. Sadovnik, Rutgers–Newark
Record, February 6, 2012
“Negative Connotations Surrounding Sharia Must Be Dispelled”
Adjunct Professor Abed Awad
Jurist, February 2, 2012
“Still a hot button after all these years”
Professor Frank Askin
Record, January 22, 2012
“The turbulent story of an epic ruling”
Professor Louis Raveson
Record, January 22, 2012