Law Research Paper Topics

List of 51 Law Research Paper Topics

  1. Capital punishment: pros and cons. When and why it can be justified?
  2. Classical Criminology and its theories. Shall they be reviewed now?
  3. Countries with effective legal execution.
  4. Crime classification systems in U.S. and worldwide
  5. Crime prevention: what can the government do to lower crime rate?
  6. Crime Reports and Statistics in (selected country) throughout 20-21 centuries. The changes
  7. Cybercrimes: are the laws outdated for this type of crime?
  8. Domestic violence: the difference between statistic and the real picture
  9. Driving to suicide. From bullying to psychological tortures
  10. Drug abuse and crimes: can the society break this connection with the help of the laws?
  11. Environmental and Wildlife crimes
  12. Exotic crimes in different countries. Why they are considered crimes there?
  13. Experimental Criminology: failures and victories
  14. False confessions and the way of dealing with them in different countries
  15. Feminist Criminology: the rising of the new branch.
  16. Field work of the criminologists: from the beginning to the modern world
  17. Gangs and the special laws dealing with gang crimes
  18. Hate crimes: their nature and the laws connected with them
  19. How do prostitution laws differ around the world?
  20. How does a new adoption law in Russia refuse orphans their chance for happiness?
  21. How the class system and cast culture are working against the right of equality which is the natural right of a human being?
  22. Identity theft: is it a modern crime? The identity theft prevention in post-Internet era
  23. Insanity defence: a loophole for criminals?
  24. Intelligence, education and types of crime
  25. Is it significant to give equal rights by the law to Diaspora population of a country?
  26. Juvenile courts and juvenile justice: the similarities and differences
  27. Mental illnesses and crime in different countries: similarities and differences
  28. Privacy in Internet era. Private data. Blackmailing. Revenge porn
  29. Prostitution, slavery and human trafficking. The worldwide practices of eliminating it.
  30. Psychology and crime. Are some people more prone to break the law than others?
  31. Quantitative criminology: the subject and the differences from other branches
  32. Religious Laws and Religious Crimes in developing and developed countries
  33. Self-control theory versus social control theory
  34. Sex offences. Harassment. #MeToo movement and its legal consequences
  35. Should there be a law preventing cyber bullying?
  36. Terrorism as crime in different countries
  37. The Criminology of the Future: how science helps to investigate crimes?
  38. The history of Scotland Yard
  39. The impact of sociology and statistics on preventing the crime
  40. The international criminal court: when it comes into play?
  41. The principles of jury selection and nullification
  42. The principles of the police interrogation and the human rights
  43. The role of mass media in investigation: the most prominent cases
  44. The theory of broken windows: the influence of environment on the crime rate
  45. Various laws on abortion around the world.
  46. What initiative and protocols must be launched by the government in their law system to provide equality to the people suffering from social discrimination?
  47. What rights socially backward castes and tribes are given in different nations and how they are utilized by them?
  48. What should be done to bring the marginal section of society to the mainstream by the government law on the practical scenario?
  49. Where is the line between artistic photos and pornography?
  50. Why the same crime has such a wide range of punishments?
  51. Wrongful convictions: how can the state undo the harm?