Thursday, August 23, 2012
Caleb E. Mason (Southwestern Law School) has posted Jay-Z’s 99 Problems, Verse 2: A Close Reading with Fourth Amendment Guidance for Cops and Perps (St. Louis University Law Journal, Vol. 56, No. 567, 2012) on SSRN. Here is the abstract:
This is a line-by line analysis of the second verse of “99 Problems,” by Jay-Z, from the perspective of a criminal procedure professor. It’s intended as a resource for law students and teachers, and for anyone who’s interested in what pop culture gets right about criminal justice, and what it gets wrong.