Deana Pollard Sacks
Roberson King Professor of Law

Additional Information
Curriculum Vitae
 
 
Deana Pollard Sacks

Phone: (713) 313-7159
Email: dpollard@tmslaw.tsu.edu
Alternate Email: professorpollard@comcast.net
Joined the faculty in 2000.

Education:
LL.M., University of California-Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, 1999
J.D., University of Southern California-Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, 1989
B.A., University of Washington-Seattle, Seattle, WA, 1986
 

Biographical Information

  • Professor of Law, Texas Southern University, Thurgood Marshall School of Law, Houston, TX (2007-
    Present)
  • Associate Professor of Law, Texas Southern University, Thurgood Marshall School of Law, Houston, TX
    (2004-2007)
  • Assistant Professor of Law, Texas Southern University, Thurgood Marshall School of Law, Houston, TX
    (2000-2004)
  • Board Member, PTAVE (2007-Present)
  • Board Member, EPOCH-USA (2005-Present)
  • Additional Biographical Information

Courses Taught

  • Law Practice Management
 

Select Publications

  • Constitutionalized Negligence, 89 WASH. U. L. REV. 1065 (2012).
  • Implicit Bias-Motivated Torts, in IMPLICIT RACIAL BIAS ACROSS THE LAW (Justin Levinson & Rob
    Smith, eds., 2012).
  • Do Violent Video Games Harm Children? Comparing Scientific Amicus Curiae "Experts" in
    Schwarzenegger v. Entertainment Merchants Association
    , 106 NW. U. L. REV. COLLOQUY 1 (2011)
    (co-authored by Brad J. Bushman and Craig A. Anderson).
  • Snyder v. Phelps, The Supreme Court's Speech-Tort Jurisprudence, and Normative Considerations,
    120 YALE L. J. ONLINE 193 (2010) (Feature Essay).
  • State Actors Beating Children:  A Call for Judicial Relief, 42 U.C. DAVIS L. REV. 1165 (2009), cited in
    Nolan v. Memphis City Schools, 598 F.3d 257, 268, n. 1 (6th Cir. 2009).
  • Intentional Sex Torts, 77 FORDHAM L. REV. 1051 (2008).
  • Elements of Liberty, 61 S.M.U. L. REV. 1557 (2008).
  • Sex Torts, 91 MINN. L. REV. 769 (2007).
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