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    1998 Research


    Abstract: The Criminal Justice System Discriminates Towards Hispanics and Other Minorities Through Police Brutality, Lack of Legal Representation and Longer Prison Sentences
    Mentor: Dr. Keneth Finegold


    Over the past 200 years, the Criminal Justice System has violated the civil and property rights of Mexican Americans in the United States. The problem of prejudice started after the Mexican American War when the United States, hungry for territory rich in minerals and natural resources, decided to go to war with Mexico.

    1997 Research

    Abstract: The Changing Receptions of the Work of Justice Holmes in American Jurisprudence

    Mentor: Dr. Craig Mason, Government

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