Journal of Law and Public Affairs

The Journal of Law & Public Affairs is an independent journal, produced by students at the University of Pennsylvania Law School, that aims to publish thought-provoking articles on contemporary federal, state, and local policies. The Journal is non-partisan and designed to serve as a research tool for policymakers, practitioners, judges, students, and all interested readers.

Current Volume: Volume 3 (2018)

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“Long Past Time”: CEDAW Ratification in the United States

Rangita de Silva de Alwis and Amanda Martin