Saturday, September 21, 2019


Article Index

Student Work
Race, Racism and the Law
Spring, 2012

Statutes and Regulations

  • Title VI of Civil Rights Act of 1964, 42 U.S.C.A. § 2000d (West)
  • TX CRIM PRO Art. 2.131
  • W. Va. Code Ann. § 30-29-10 (West)


  • Alexander v. Sandoval, 532 U.S. 275 (2001)
  • Whren v. U.S., 517 U.S. 806 (1996)
  • U.S. v. Brignoni-Ponce, 422 U.S. 873 (1975)
  • Com. v. Lora, 886 N.E.2d 688, 691 (Mass. 2008)
  • Terry v. Ohio, 392 U.S. 1, 27 (1968)


Law Review Articles

  • R. Richard Banks, Race-Based Suspect Selection and Colorblind Equal Protection Doctrine and Discourse, 48 UCLA Law Review 1075 (2001)
  • Floyd D. Weatherspoon, Racial Profiling of African-American Males: Stopped, Searched, and Stripped of Constitutional Protection, 38 John Marshall Law Review 439 (2004)
  • Kevin R. Johnson, How Racial Profiling in America Became the Law of the Land: United States v. Brignoni-Ponce and Whren v. United States and the Need for Truly Rebellious Lawyering, 98 Geo. L.J. 1005, 1009 (2010)
  • Wayne R. LaFave, The "Routine Traffic Stop" from Start to Finish: TooMuch"Routine," Not Enough Fourth Amendment, 102 Mich. L. Rev. 1843, 1844 (2004)

Non-Legal Journals

  • Matthew Petrocelli, Alex Piquero, Michael Smith, Conflict theory and racial profiling: An empirical analysis of police traffic stop data, 31, Journal of Criminal Justice (2003)

  • Michael A. Ikner, Janice Ahmad, Alejandro Del Carmen, Vehicle Cues and Racial Profiling: Police Officers’ Perceptions of Vehicles and Drivers, 2, The Southwest Journal of Criminal Justice (2005)


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Vernellia R. Randall
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Professor Emerita of Law
The University of Dayton School of Law