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Unpublished Free Exercise opinion in Jensen v. Quaring
Paul E. McGreal, The Unpublished Free Exercise Opinion in Jensen v. Quaring, 33 S. Ill. U. L.J. 1 (2008).
Since they were opened to the public in March 2004, the Harry A. Blackmun Papers at the Library of Congress have provided a wealth of information about the United States Supreme Court and its landmark decisions. This Essay ...
Article 9 pacifism clause and Japan's place in the world
Michael J. Kelly, The Article 9 Pacifism Clause and Japan's Place in the World, 25 Wis. Int'l L.J. 491 (2007).
Many argue that the Article 9 pacificim clause in the Japanese constitution is an impediment to Japan assuming its rightful place in the world's current power structure as it unduly restricts the deployment capabilities ...
Essential irrelevance of the full faith and credit clause to the same-sex marriage debate
Patrick J. Borchers, The Essential Irrelevance of the Full Faith and Credit Clause to the Same-Sex Marriage Debate, 38 Creighton L. Rev. 353 (2005).
Although the Full Faith and Credit Clause is often assumed by the popular press and some legal commentators to impose a mandatory duty on states to recognize same-sex marriages validly celebrated in another state, this ...
Interstate recognition of non-traditional marriages
Patrick J. Borchers, Interstate Recognition of Non-Traditional Marriages, in Marriage and Same-Sex Unions: A Debate 331 (Lynn D. Wardle, Mark Strasser, William C. Duncan & David Orgon Coolidge eds., 2003).
War on terror: Assaulting democracy at home?
Raneta Lawson Mack & Michael J. Kelly, The War on Terror: Assaulting Democracy at Home?, Creighton U. Mag., Spring 2003, at 14.
Equal justice in the balance: Assessing America's legal responses to the emerging terrorist threat
Raneta Lawson Mack & Michael J. Kelly, Equal Justice in the Balance: Assessing America's Legal Responses to the Emerging Terrorist Threat (2004).
Paul E. McGreal, Unconstitutional Politics, 76 Notre Dame L. Rev. 519 (2001).
This Article argues that the federal statute requiring election of the United States House of Representatives by single-member districts is unconstitutional. Simply put, this statute, which was first enacted in 1842, ...
There is no such thing as textualism: A case study in constitutional method
Paul E. McGreal, There Is No Such Thing as Textualism: A Case Study in Constitutional Method, 69 Fordham L. Rev. 2393 (2001).
Executive excess v. judicial process: American judicial responses to the government's war on terror
Michael J. Kelly, Executive Excess v. Judicial Process: American Judicial Responses to the Government's War on Terror, 13 Ind. Int'l & Comp. L. Rev. 787 (2003).
The federal government's policy responses to the 9/11 terrorist attacks and the ensuing conduct of President Bush's war on terror have thrown American civil liberty rights into disarray. Attorney General Ashcroft and Defense ...
Shall we sing? Shall we sing religious music in public schools?
Richard Collin Mangrum, Shall We Sing? Shall We Sing Religious Music in Public Schools?, 38 Creighton L. Rev. 815 (2005).
This paper discusses the constitutional arguments surrounding the controversy of singing religious music in public schools in the wake of the Supreme Court's decision in Bauchman v. West High School