The Columbia Journal of Race and Law announces the release of Volume 6, Issue 1

This issue includes the following Article:

Demystifying Employment Authorization and Prosecutorial Discretion in Immigration Cases, by Shoba Sivaprasad Wadhia. The author is a Samuel Weiss Faculty Scholar and a Clinical Professor of Law and Director at Penn State Law School. She received a J.D. from the Georgetown University Law Center, and a B.A. with Honors from Indiana University.

This issue includes the following Notes:

Midwives and Pregnant Women of Color: Why We Need to Understand Intersectional Changes in Midwifery to Reclaim Home Birth, by Danielle Thompson. The author received a J.D. in 2016 from Columbia Law School and a B.A. in 2012 from the University of California-Santa Barbara.

Protecting the Constitutional Rights of Minority Youth on Rikers Island, by Loretta A. Johnson. The author is a Litigation Associate at Pietrantoni, Méndez & Álvarez LLC.  The author received a J.D. in 2016 from Columbia Law School, and a B.A. in 2011 from Loyola Marymount University.