Volume 16, No. 1 (Fall 1976) Table of Contents

Obiter Dictum



The Tug-of-War Between Congress and the Presidency—Foreign Policy and the Power to Make War, p. 1-11 (988 KB PDF)
Raoul Berger

Governmental Immunity: Despotic Mantle or Creature of Necessity, p. 12-53 (3.8 MB PDF)
Philip A. Harley & Bruce E. Wasinger

Medical Malpractice Litigation: The Discoverability and Use of Hospitals' Quality Assurance Committee Records, p. 54-76 (2.0 MB PDF)
Reid F. Holbrook & Lee J. Dunn, Jr.


Community Property in a Common Law Jurisdiction: A Seriously Neglected Area of the Law, p. 77-101 (2.3 MB PDF)
John C. Nodgaard & Harold T. Pickler

The Educational System and the Eleventh Amendment—Prohibition of Suits Against States: Can Teachers Protect Their Constitutional Rights?, p. 102-113 (1.1 MB PDF)
James R. Callahan

Informing the Jury of the Legal Effect of its Answers to Special Verdict Questions Under Kansas Comparative Negligence Law—A Reply to the Masses: A Case for the Minority View, p. 114-134 (1.8 MB PDF)
David E. Pierce

Parens Patriae: An Effective Consumer Remedy in Antitrust, p. 135-148 (1.3 MB PDF)
Jeffrey C. Joy

Senate Bill 26—Mental Patients' Bill of Rights, p. 149-160 (1.1 MB PDF)
Franklin E. Lynch & Patrik W. Neustrom


Administrative Law: The Kansas Commission on Civil Rights—True De Novo Review Arrives [Stephens v. Unified School District, 218 Kan. 220, 546 P.2d 197 (1975)], p. 161-169 (934 KB PDF)
Samuel D. Ogelby

Civil Procedure: Notice Requirements, Due Process, and Statutes of Limitations [Weaver v. Frazee, 219 Kan. 42, 547 P.2d 1005 (1976)], p. 170-175 (628 KB PDF)
Vivian W. Wiberg

Civil Rights: Restrictions on Federal Courts' Ability to Fashion Remedies for Discrimination in Federally-Assisted Housing Programs [Hills v. Gautreaux, ___ U.S. __, 96 S.Ct. 1538 (1976)], p. 176-183 (788 KB PDF)
Cynthia L. Burch

Communication Law: Defamation—Public Figure or Private Individual? [Time, Incorporated v. Firestone, ___ U.S. __, 96 S.Ct. 958 (1976)], p. 184-189 (641 KB PDF)
Wade A. Dorothy

Constitutional Law: Affirmative Action—Does it Afford Equal Protection Under Law? [Alevy v. Downstate Medical Center of the State of New York, 39 N.Y.2d 326, 384 N.Y.S.2d 82, 348 N.E.2d 537 (1976)], p. 190-196 (647 KB PDF)
John D. Petersen

Constitutional Law: The Commercial Speech Doctrine and the Consumers' Right to Receive [Virginia State Board of Pharmacy v. Virginia Citizens Consumer Council, Incorporated, ___ U.S. __, 96 S.Ct. 1817 (May 28, 1976)], p. 197-203 (725 KB PDF)
David B. Summers

Constitutional Law: Obscenity Regulation in Kansas—A New Standard [State v. A Motion Picture Entitled "The Bet", 219 Kan. 64, 547 P.2d 760 (1976)], p. 204-211 (785 KB PDF)
Robert Maxwell

Corporation Law: Foremost-McKesson & 16(b)—An Omen of Increased Market Manipulation? [Foremost-McKesson, Incorporated v. Provident Securities Company, 423 U.S. 232 (1976)], p. 212-216 (419 KB PDF)
Frank J. Ross, Jr.

Criminal Law: Prosecutor's Immunity From Actions for Deprivation of Civil Rights [Imbler v. Pachtman, 424 U.S. 409, 96 S.Ct. 984 (1976) and Bradford v. Mahan, 219 Kan. 450, 548 P.2d 1223 (1976)], p. 217-224 (791 KB PDF)
Linda L. Parsons

Property: Zoning—Preservation of a Small Town Character [Construction Industry Association of Sonoma County v. City of Petaluma, 522 F.2d 897 (9th Cir. 1975) rev'g 375 F. Supp. 547], p. 225-229 (478 KB PDF)
John Wachter

Uniform Commercial Code: The Farmer is Not a Merchant Under the UCC—Promissory Estoppel to Avoid the Operation of the Statute of Frauds [Decatur Cooperative Association v. Urban, 219 Kan. 171, 547 P.2d 323 (1976)], p. 230-239 (1.1 MB PDF)
Mark A. Buck

Book Review

Stedman's Medical Dictionary, Fourth Unabridged Lawyers' Edition (Illustrated), p. 240-241 (177 KB PDF)
Howard N. Ward, M.D.

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