Kit KinportsPolisher Family Distinguished Faculty Scholar
Professor of Law E-mail:firstname.lastname@example.org Phone: (814) 865-8907 Principal Office: University Park SSRN Profile
J.D., University of Pennsylvania
A.B., Brown University
Professor Kinports is a leading scholar of feminist jurisprudence, criminal law and federalism and an award-winning classroom teacher. Professor Kinports is a former clerk for Judge Abner Mikva of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit and Justice Harry Blackmun of the U.S. Supreme Court. Before entering the teaching profession, she practiced law with Ennis, Friedman, Bersoff & Ewing in Washington, D.C. for several years.
Her recent work includes an article in the William & Mary Bill of Rights Journal entitled “Culpability, Deterrence, and the Exclusionary Rule,” an article on the Supreme Court's recent treatment of the Fourth Amendment rights of witnesses appearing in the Journal of Criminal Law & Criminology, and a symposium piece entitled “Feminist Prosecutors and Patriarchal States” to be published in Criminal Law and Philosophy.