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  • Paper: Constitution’s equal protection clause inadequate shield against discrimination

    Photo of Robin B. Kar, a University of Illinois professor of law and of philosophy

    The Supreme Court's interpretation of the equal protection clause fails to acknowledge how many ordinary beliefs in race regularly function in prejudicial ways, says a paper co-written by Robin B. Kar, a University of Illinois professor of law and of philosophy.

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  • Editor’s notes: To contact Robin B. Kar, call 217-333-4461; email rkr@illinois.edu.

    The paper “Race and the Law in the Genomic Age: A Problem for Equal Treatment Under the Law” is available online.