2011 study in the
American Journal of Criminal Justice comparing gun availability and homicide rates across nations.
2013 interview with Lucy Dalglish, Dean of Phillip Merrill College of Journalism at the University of Maryland. She was previously executive director of the Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press.
2013 study published in
American Law and Economics Review on the effectiveness and operational mechanisms of community prosecution approaches.
2013 review of studies that provide insight into the nature of gun sellers and sales transactions, with an emphasis on illegal purchasing attempts and related research on gun laws.
2013 study from Cornell and Colorado State suggesting that the broader sale of wine among local stores is not associated with greater health risks.
July 2013 Congressional Research Service report providing key background information on the National Security Agency surveillance programs. Also included are related papers and scholarly perspectives.
2012 paper from Texas A&M done for the National Bureau of Economic Research looks at how "stand your ground" laws — based on "castle doctrine" — affect rates of violence in states.
2013 study from Boston University and Johns Hopkins providing the first available national estimates of youth alcohol brand preference.
2013 review of scholarly studies that examine the intersection between public opinion and rulings of the Supreme Court.
Selection of academic scholarship on the dynamics of the same-sex marriage debate in the public square and within lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) communities.