ABOUT HCR

Founded in 2015, Howard Human & Civil Rights Law Review (HCR) is a student-managed, faculty-supervised law review published by the Howard University School of Law.  HCR focuses on issues related to human rights, civil rights, and international law.

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Recent Submissions

October 10, 2017

INTRODUCTION

          Sex trafficking, like human trafficking in general, is a heinous crime that is widely prevalent in America and most of the world. According to estimations by the United Nations, 2.4 million people around the world are being trafficked at any given time, and 80% of them for purposes of sexual exploitation.[1] The scary part about this estimation is that it probably underestimates the magnitude of the sex trafficking problem g...

September 9, 2017

INTRODUCTION

            Whether to compensate college-athletes is a tricky topic and has been a long-standing debate that draws many differing opinions and viewpoints. Some argue that a free education is more than enough compensation for college-athletes because college is an invaluable experience and attaining a college degree is an accomplishment that many gifted and hardworking Americans struggle to even afford. Moreover, compensating college-athletes may send th...

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