Heather Gerken
Heather Gerken

Heather Gerken is a law professor at Yale University.

Jurisprudence
June 25 2013 3:50 PMGoodbye to the Crown Jewel of the Civil Rights MovementPeople died to pass Section 5 of the Voting Rights Act, but that didn’t save it at the Supreme Court.
Jurisprudence
Nov. 10 2010 4:16 PMColoring Inside the LinesWill the Voting Rights Act stop Republicans from redistricting as they please?
The Hive
June 14 2012 10:46 AMThe Missing Right To VoteWhat we'd get from amending the Constitution to guarantee it.
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Doublex
Feb. 14 2016 6:00 AM Is a Surrogate a Mother? A battle over triplets raises difficult questions about the ethics of the surrogacy industry and the meaning of parenthood.