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Jody L. Madeira

Faculty bibliography for Professor Madeira


Jody Madeira

Professor of Law and Louis F. Niezer Faculty Fellow; Co-Director, Center for Law, Society & Culture


EDWARD ELGAR RESEARCH HANDBOOK ON LAW AND EMOTION (with Susan A. Bandes, Emily K. White, Kathryn D. Temple), Forthcoming 2021. [SSRN]




Understanding Illicit Insemination and Fertility Fraud, From Patient Experience to Legal Reform, 39 COLUMBIA JOURNAL OF GENDER AND LAW 110 (2020). [HeinOnline]

Inform and Consent: More Than Just "Sign Here," (with Mindy S. Christianson, et al.), 65 JOURNAL OF REPRODUCTIVE MEDICINE 213 (2020).

Receipt of Training about Medication for Opioid Use Disorder From Pharmaceutical Manufacturers: A Preliminary Study of Florida Criminal Problem-Solving and Dependency Court Staff (with Barbara Andraka-Christou, et al.), 39 DRUG AND ALCOHOL REVIEW (2020).

Evidence-Based, Ethical Decision-Making: Using Simulation to Teach the Application of Evidence and Ethics in Practice (with Angela Opsahl, et al.), WORLDVIEWS ON EVIDENCE-BASED NURSING (Oct. 2020).

First, Prevent Harm: Eliminate Firearm Transfers Liability as a Lethal Means Reduction Strategy (with Eric W. Fleegler), AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH (Apr. 2020).

IVF Errors - Is This Only the Tip of the Iceberg? (with Mark P. Trolice and Steven R. Lindheim), FERTILITY AND STERILITY (Jan. 2020).

College Students’ Knowledge of and Perceived Helpfulness of Medications for Opioid Use Disorder at Two American Universities, (with Barbara Andraka-Christou, et al.) AMERICAN JOURNAL OF DRUG AND ALCOHOL ABUSE (2020).

A Secret Weapon?: Applying Privacy Doctrine to the Second Amendment46 HASTINGS CONSTITUTIONAL LAW QUARTERLY 555 (2019). [HeinOnline]

Uncommon Misconceptions: Holding Physicians Accountable for Insemination Fraud37 LAW & INEQUALITY 45 (2019). [HeinOnline]

What is Fertility Fraud, What are the Courts Doing About It, and How Might It Impact Reproductive Medicine? (with Susan Crockin), 112 FERTILITY AND STERILITY E266 (2019).

College Student Preferences for Substance Use Disorder Educational Videos: A Qualitative Study (Barbara Andraka-Christou and Brianna Alex), 54 SUBSTANCE USE AND MISUSE, 1400 (2019).

Expanded Preconception Carrier Screening in Clinical Practice: Review of Technology, Guidelines, Implementation Challenges, and Ethical Questions (with Ting Zhang, et al.), 62 CLINICAL OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY 217 (2019).

The Fate of Supernumerary Cryptopreserved Embryos: Insights into Patients' Decisions (with Emerly Luong, et al.), 64 JOURNAL OF REPRODUCTIVE MEDICINE 326 (2019).

Court Personnel Attitude Towards Medications for Opioid Use Disorder: A State-Wide Survey (with Barbara Andraka-Christou, et al.), 104 JOURNAL OF SUBSTANCE ABUSE TREATMENT 72 (2019).

Societal Pressures and Procreative Preferences for Gay Fathers Successfully Pursuing Parenthood Through In Vitro Fertilization and Gestational Carriers (with Steven R. Lindheim, et al.), REPRODUCTIVE BIOMEDICINE AND SOCIETY (Oct. 2019). 

Reproductive Endocrinology Infertility (REI) Specialists' Utilization and Attitudes Toward Expanded Carrier Screening (ECS) for Third-Party Oocyte Donors (with Tanya L. Glenn, et al.), JOURNAL OF OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY OF INDIA (2019).

Using the EngagedMD Multimedia Platform to Improve Informed Consent for Ovulation Induction, Intrauterine Insemination, and In Vitro Fertilization (with Jennifer Rehbein, et al.), 110 FERTILITY AND STERILITY 1338 (Dec. 2018).

Legal Principles and Seminal Legal Cases in Oocyte Donation (with Susan L. Crockin), 110 FERTILITY AND STERILITY 1209 (Dec. 2018).

Against Seminal Principles: Ethics, Hubris, and Lessons to Learn from Illicit Inseminations (with Steven R. Lindheim and Mark V. Sauer), 110 FERTILITY AND STERILITY 1003 (Nov. 2018).

Reproductive Endocrinology Infertility (REI) Specialists’ Utilization and Attitudes Toward Expanded Carrier Screening (ECS) for Third-Party Oocyte Donors (with Steven R. Lindheim, et al.), 33 HUMAN REPRODUCTION 279 (2018).

The Fate of Supernumerary Cryopreserved Embryos: Insights Into Couples’ Disposition Decisions (with Kathryn Coyne, et al.), 108 FERTILITY AND STERILITY: Supplement e300 (Sep. 2017).

Informed Consent: More than Just "Sign Here" (with Kathryn Coyne,, 108 FERTILITY AND STERILITY 40 (July 2017).

Buyers in the Baby Market: Toward a Transparent Consumerism (with June Carbone), 91 WASHINGTON LAW REVIEW 71 (2016) [HeinOnline] [SSRN]

Paper Trails, Trailing Behind: Improving Informed Consent to IVF Through Multimedia Applications (with Barbara Andraka-Christou), 3 JOURNAL OF LAW AND BIOSCIENCES 2 (2016). [HeinOnline] [SSRN]

The ART of Informed Consent: Assessing Patient Perceptions, Behaviors, and Lived Experience of IVF and Embryo Disposition Informed Consent Processes, 49 FAMILY LAW QUARTERLY 7 (2015). [HeinOnline]

Conceiving of Products and the Products of Conception: Reflections on Commodification, Consumption, ART, and Abortion, 43 JOURNAL OF LAW, MEDICINE & ETHICS 293 (2015). [HeinOnline] [SSRN]

I'm Still Left Here With the Pain: Exploring the Health Consequences of Homicide on Families and Friends (with J. M. Mastrocinque, et. al.), 19 HOMICIDE STUDIES 326 (2015).

The Role of Agency: Compensated Surrogacy and the Institutionalization of Assisted Reproduction Practices (with June Carbone), 90 WASHINGTON LAW REVIEW ONLINE 7 (2015). [HeinOnline] [SSRN]

Sexual Function and Fertility Quality of Life in Women Using In Vitro Fertilization (with Nicole K. Smith and Heather R. Millard), 12 JOURNAL OF SEXUAL MEDICINE 985 (2015).

Aborted Emotions: Regret, Relationality, and Regulation 21 MICHIGAN JOURNAL OF GENDER & LAW 1 (2014). [HeinOnline] [SSRN]

Selling ART or Selling Out?: A Response to Selling ART: An Empirical Assessment of Advertising on Fertility Clinics' Websites, 88 Indiana Law Journal 1181 (2013). [HeinOnline]

Woman Scorned?: Resurrecting Infertile Women's Decision-Making Autonomy 71 MARYLAND LAW REVIEW 339 (2012). [HeinOnline] [SSRN]

The Family Capital of Capital Families: Investigating Empathic Connections Between Jurors and Defendants' Families in Death Penalty Cases 2011 MICHIGAN STATE LAW REVIEW 858 (2011). [HeinOnline]

Conceivable Changes: Effectuating Infertile Couples' Emotional Ties to Frozen Embryos Through New Disposition Options 79 UMKC LAW REVIEW 315 (2010). [HeinOnline] [SSRN]

'Why Rebottle the Genie?': Capitalizing on Closure in the Capital Punishment Context, 85 INDIANA LAW JOURNAL 1477 (2010). [HeinOnline] [SSRN]

When it's so Hard to Relate: Can the Legal System Mitigate the Trauma of Victim-Offender Relationships, 46 HOUSTON LAW REVIEW 401 (2009). [HeinOnline] [SSRN]

Blood Relations: Collective Memory, Cultural Trauma, & the Prosecution & Execution of Timothy McVeigh, 45 STUDIES IN LAW, POLITICS & SOCIETY 75 (2008). [SSRN]

Lashing Reason to the Mast: Understanding Judicial Constraints on Emotion in Personal Injury Litigation, 40 U.C. DAVIS LAW REVIEW 137 (2006). [HeinOnline] [SSRN]

Recognizing Odysseus' Scar: Reconceptualizing Pain and its Empathic Role in Civil Adjudication, 34 FLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY LAW REVIEW 41 (Fall 2006). [HeinOnline] [SSRN]

Regarding Pained Sympathy and Sympathy Pains: Reason, Morality, and Empathy in the Civil Adjudication of Pain, 58 SOUTH CAROLINA LAW REVIEW 415 (2006). [HeinOnline] [SSRN]

A Constructed Peace: Narratives of Suture in the News Media, 19 CANADIAN JOURNAL OF LAW AND SOCIETY 93 (2004). [HeinOnline] [SSRN]

Rebuilding the Closet: Bowers v. Hardwick, Lawrence v. Texas, and the Mismeasure of Homosexual Historiography, 8 RICHMOND JOURNAL OF LAW AND THE PUBLIC INTEREST 1 (2004). [HeinOnline] [SSRN]

Law as a Reflection of Her/His-Story: Current Institutional Perceptions of, and Possibilities for, Protecting Transsexuals' Interests in Legal Determinations of Sex 5 UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA JOURNAL OF CONSTITUTIONAL LAW 128 (2002). [HeinOnline]

Book Chapters

Firearm Legislation and Advocacy in PEDIATRIC FIREARM INJURIES AND FATALITIES: THE ROLE OF PROVIDERS AND POLICIES IN HARM PREVENTION (Lois Lee and Eric Fleegler, eds.), Springer, forthcoming 2021.

Clouded Judgement: Preventing Conflicts of Interest in Problem-Solving Courts (with Barbara Andraka-Christou, et al.) in THE FUTURE OF MEDICAL DEVICE REGULATION: INNOVATION AND PROTECTION (I. Glenn Cohen, et al., eds.), Conbridge University Press, forthcoming 2021.

Terminating the Paper Trail, in BABY MARKETS, 2nd Ed., (Michele Goodwin, ed.), Cambridge University Press, forthcoming 2020.

Soft Targets: Emotion in the Passage of "Stand Your Ground" Legislation (with Catherine Wheatley), in RESEARCH HANDBOOK ON LAW AND EMOTION (Susan Bandes, et al., eds.), Edward Elgar Press, 2021.

Alexander Hamilton, Citizen Protector? in HAMILTON AND THE LAW (Lisa Tucker, ed.), forthcoming 2020.

Counseling Prior to ART, in THE TEXTBOOK OF ASSISTED REPRODUCTION (Steven R. Lindheim, et. al. Eds.), New York: Springer, Forthcoming 2020.

Embryo Donation, in THE TEXTBOOK OF ASSISTED REPRODUCTION (Steven R. Lindheim, et. al. Eds.), New York: Springer, Forthcoming 2020.

Capital Punishment, Closure, and Media in OXFORD RESEARCH ENCYCLOPEDIA OF CRIMINOLOGY AND CRIMINAL JUSTICE (Henry N. Pontell, Ed.). New York: Oxford University Press, 2017.

Laying Bin Laden to Rest: A Case Study of Terrorism and the Politics of Visibility in IN/VISIBLE WAR: THE CULTURE OF WAR IN TWENTY-FIRST-CENTURY AMERICA (J. Simons and J.L. Lucaites, Eds.). New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, 2017.

Escaping the Closure Trap in DEATH PENALTY AND THE VICTIMS (Ivan Simonovic, Ed.). New York: United Nations, Human Rights Office of the High Commissioner, 2016.

The Ghosts in the "Machinery of Death": The Rhetoric of Mistake in Lethal Injection Reform in LAW'S MISTAKES (A. Sarat, L. Douglas, and M. Umphrey, Eds.). Boston: University of Massachusetts Press, 2016.

Clear and Ever-Present Dangers?: Redefining "Closure" in a Post-9-11 World in CAPITAL PUNISHMENT: A HAZARD TO A SUSTAINABLE CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM? (L. Scherdin, Ed.). Burlington, VT: Ashgate, 2014.

The Visibly Offensive Offender: A Semiotic Phenomenology of an Execution in LAW, CULTURE AND VISUAL STUDIES (A. Wagner and R. K. Sherwin, Eds.). Dordrecht: Springer, 2014.

The Execution as Sacrifice, [SSRN] in EVIL, LAW AND THE STATE: PERSPECTIVES ON STATE POWER AND VIOLENCE (John T. Parry, Ed.). Amsterdam, Netherlands: Editions Rodopi B.V., 2006.

Book Reviews

Book Review. Berns, Nancy, Closure: The Rush to End Grief and What It Costs Us, 93 SOCIAL FORCES pe81 (2015).

Book Review. Beck, Elizabeth, et. al., In the Shadow of Death: Restorative Justice and Death Row Families, 10 PUNISHMENT & SOCIETY 482 (2008).

Book Review. Sharp, S.F., Hidden Victims: The Effects of the Death Penalty on Families of the Accused, 32 CRIMINAL JUSTICE REVIEW 80 (2007).

Editorials & Commentaries

VOTE - What's at Stake: Guns, BLOOM MAGAZINE (Oct. 13, 2020).

Social Media and Essure Hysteroscopic Sterilization: A Perfect Storm (with Steven R. Lindheim, et al.) 111 FERTILITY AND STERILITY 1105 (2019).

The Influential Mind and the Power of Emotion over Essure Hysteroscopic Sterilization (with Steven R. Lindheim and John Petrozza), 112 FERTILITY AND STERILITY 1051 (Dec. 2019).

When the Second Amendment Threatens the First, Mass Shootings Are More LikelyTHE HILL (Feb. 16, 2018).

Blog Posts

News on the Fertility Fraud Front: Mortimer v. Rowlette Raises Possibility of Punitive Damages, Bill of Health Blog (Apr. 22, 2020).

Reproducing Trust: The ART of Protecting Autonomy in IVFUniversity of California Press Blog (June 6, 2018).

Taking Aim at Reducing Firearm AccidentsRockefeller Institute of Government Blog (July 11, 2018).