Heather R. Abraham

Heather R. Abraham.

Associate Professor;
Director of the Civil Rights and Transparency Clinic

Areas of Interest: Administrative Law, Clinical Legal Education, Civic Procedure, Civil Liberties, Civil Rights, Constitutional Law, Disability Rights, Fair Housing, Federal Courts, First Amendment, Freedom of the Press, Legislation, Property
Links: SSRN, Curriculum Vitae

Contact Information

524 O'Brian Hall, North Campus
Buffalo, NY 14260-1100

Biography Publications Selected Media

Appraisal Discrimination: Five Lessons for Litigators, 76 SMU LAW REVIEW (forthcoming 2023).

Segregation Autopilot: How the Government Perpetuates Segregation and How to Stop It, 107 IOWA LAW REVIEW 1963 (2022)
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Just a “Planning Rule”: Enforcing the Duty to Affirmatively Further Fair Housing, with Jason Knight, Russell Weaver, and Christopher Holtkamp, 31 JOURNAL OF AFFORDABLE HOUSING & COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT LAW (forthcoming 2022)

Don’t Blame Stokely Carmichaell: The Need for Federal Fair Housing Leadership, JOURNAL OF AFFORDABLE HOUSING & COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT LAW, 555–66 (2021)

Judicial Secrecy: How To Fix the Over-sealing of Federal Court Records (with J. Manes and A. Abdo) JUST SECURITY, Oct. 21, 2021
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Fair Housing’s Third Act: American Tragedy or Triumph? 39 YALE LAW & POLICY REVIEW 1, 1-81 (2021)

Legitimate Absenteeism: The Unconstitutionality of the Caucus Attendance Requirement, 95 MINNESOTA LAW REVIEW 1003 (2011)