Call for Submissions: Virginia Journal of Social Policy & the Law Symposium Issue on Drug Policy

Posted by Megan Mers, community karma 29

The Journal of Social Policy & the Law at the University of Virginia is now accepting submissions for its symposium issue on U.S. drug policy, to be published in spring of 2020. The symposium will take place January 30-31, 2020, and selected authors will be invited to attend and present their work.

We encourage a wide range of submissions addressing issues from the legalization of marijuana to the effects of overcriminalization or legal issues related to the opioid epidemic.

We ask that articles not exceed forty single-spaced pages and adhere to Bluebook citation standards.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact our Editor-in-Chief, Megan Mers ( We look forward to reading your submissions!