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Research guide to Nebraska law
Kay L. Andrus, George E. Butterfield, Troy C. Johnson & Ann C. Kitchel, Research Guide to Nebraska Law, 2008 (2008).
The name is the same, but the facts have been changed to protect the attorneys: Strickland, judicial discretion, and appellate decision-making
Gregory J. O’Meara, S.J., The Name is the Same, But the Facts Have Been Changed to Protect the Attorneys: Strickland, Judicial Discretion, and Appellate Decision-Making, 42 Val. U. L. Rev. 687 (2008).
The gap between historical events and the way courts recount them in appellate decisions is highlighted by the differences in fact descriptions offered in the same case: Strickland v. Washington. The Supreme Court's majority ...
Conflict of laws and Boumediene v. Bush
Patrick J. Borchers, The Conflict of Laws and Boumediene v. Bush, 42 Creighton L. Rev. 1 (2008).
The Supreme Court's 2008 decision extending the constitutional right of habeas corpus to non-citizen detainees held at Guantanamo Bay is a remarkable decision on many levels. Although the Supreme Court had previously held ...
Coming collision: Romer and state defense of marriage acts
Patrick J. Borchers, The Coming Collision: Romer and State Defense of Marriage Acts, 2008 B.Y.U. L. Rev. 1635.
As same-sex marriage has passed from a hypothetical to a reality in a few U.S. states, the conflict-of-laws questions are entering a new and more subtle stage of debate. Because marriages are not judgments for purposes of ...
Nebraska jury instructions: Second edition
Nebraska Jury Instructions: Second Edition (2008-09 ed. 2008).
Conflict of laws
Patrick Borchers, Video file: Conflict of Laws, in The New European Choice-of-Law Revolution: Lessons for the United States?, held by the Center for International & Comparative Law at Duke Law School ( Sept. 2, 2008).
Excerpt of Patrick Borchers speaking at The New European Choice-of-law Revolution at Duke University on September 2, 2008. He was part of the first panel which spoke on contract and tort law.
Ghosts of Halabja: Saddam Hussein and the Kurdish genocide
Michael J. Kelly, Ghosts of Halabja: Saddam Hussein and the Kurdish Genocide (2008).
Resolution of outstanding property claims between Cuba and the United States
Michael J. Kelly & Rick Witmer, Resolution of Outstanding Property Claims between Cuba and the United States, in 18 Cuba in Transition 63 (2008).
Executive summary: Report on the resolution of outstanding property claims between Cuba and the United States
Patrick J. Borchers, Michael J. Kelly, Erika Moreno, Richard C. Witmer, James S. Wunsch & Arthur Pearlstein, Executive Summary: Report on the Resolution of Outstanding Property Claims Between Cuba & the United States, 41 Creighton L. Rev. 207 (2008).
As Cuba transitions to the post-Castro era, the U.S. must consider re-engaging the island. The first step to lifting the embargo against Cuba under current U.S. law is resolution of property claims issues arising from ...
The Treaty of Lisbon and its impact on the European Union's democratic deficit
Stephen C. Sieberson, The Treaty of Lisbon and Its Impact on the European Union's Democratic Deficit, 14 Colum. J. Eur. L. 445 (2008).
In volume 10 of the Columbia Journal of European Law, the editors published an extensive article by Professor Sieberson, entitled "The Proposed European Union Constitution-Will It Eliminate the EU's Democratic Deficit?" ...