Publications - Addie C. Rolnick


Book Contributions

Addie C. Rolnick, States v. Williams Rewritten in Feminist Judgments: Criminal Law (I. Bennett Capers, Sarah Deer, & Corey Rayburn Yung eds., Cambridge Univ. Press forthcoming).

Addie C. Rolnick, Rice v. Cayetano Rewritten in Critical Race Judgments: Rewritten U.S. Court Opinions on Race and Law (I. Bennett Capers, Devon Carbado, Robin Lenhardt, & Angela Onwuachi-Willig eds., Cambridge Univ. Press forthcoming).

Addie C. Rolnick, Indigenous Children, in The Oxford Handbook of Children's Rights Law (Jonathan Todres & Shani M. King eds., Oxford Univ. Press 2020).



Addie C. Rolnick, Excluded and Erased: The Conspicuous Absence of Native Children in Research on School Discipline Disparities, 23 J. School Violence (2024),

Addie C. Rolnick, Trauma Informed Delinquency Interventions for Native Children, 50 J. L. Med. & Ethics 745 (2022) (with Patricia Sekaquaptewa).

Addie C. Rolnick, Indigenous Subjects, 131 Yale L. J. 2652 (2022).

Addie C. Rolnick, Assimilation, Removal, Discipline, and Confinement: Native Girls and Government Intervention, 11 Columb. J. Race & L. 811 (2021).

Addie C. Rolnick, Race AND Gender AND Policing, 21 Nev. L.J. 885 (2021) (with Frank Rudy Cooper & Stewart Chang).

Addie C. Rolnick, Defending White Space, 40 Cardozo L. Rev. 1639 (2019). 

Addie C. Rolnick, Resilience and Native Girls: A Critique, 2018 BYU L. Rev. 1407 (2018).

Addie C. Rolnick, Racial Anxieties in Adoption: Reflections on Adoptive Couple, White Parenthood, and Constitutional Challenges to the ICWA, 2017 Mich. State L. Rev. 727 (2017) (with Kim Hai Pearson).

Addie C. Rolnick, Native Youth & Juvenile Injustice in South Dakota62 S.D. L. Rev. 705 (2017).

Addie C. Rolnick, Locked Up: Fear, Racism, Prison Economics, and the Incarceration of Native Youth40 Am. Indian Culture & Research J. 55 (2016).

Addie C. Rolnick, Recentering Tribal Criminal Jurisdiction, 63 UCLA L. Rev. 1638 (2016).

Addie C. Rolnick, Untangling the Web: Juvenile Justice in Indian Country, 19 N.Y.U. J. of Leg. & Pub. Pol. 49 (2016).

Addie C. RolnickTribal Criminal Jurisdiction Beyond Citizenship and Blood, 39 Amer. Indian L. Rev. 337 (2015).

Addie C. Rolnick, The Promise of Mancari: Indian Political Rights as Racial Remedy, 86 N.Y.U. L. Rev. 958 (2011).


Commentaries, Essays, and Reviews

Neelum Arya & Addie C. Rolnick, A Tangled Web of Justice: American Indian and Alaska Native Youth in Federal, State, and Tribal Justice Systems (Campaign for Youth Justice, July 2008).


Newspaper Articles

Addie C. Rolnick, Nevada Criminal Justice Reform Bill Falls Far Short, Nevada Independent, Aug. 1, 2020.

Addie C. Rolnick, Police Tensions Have Long Simmered in Las Vegas, Las Vegas Rev. J., June 13, 2020.

Addie C. Rolnick, Death Penalty Unfit for the Mentally Ill, Las Vegas Sun, Mar. 16, 2020.

Addie C. Rolnick, Expansions to Nevada's Self-Defense Law are Unnecessary and Dangerous, Las Vegas Sun, March 15, 2015.

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