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EU Constitution and the Union's democratic deficit
This article weighs the European Union's proposed Constitution against historical complaints that the EU suffers from a democratic deficit. Various manifestations of the deficit are identified from official documents, ...
Law as story: A civic concept of law (with constitutional illustrations)
This article introduces a social constructionist civic concept of law, which emphasizes the story nature of law and the fact that as a complex social system law emerges from and is grounded in collaborative communications ...
Anti-bootlegging provisions: Congressional power and constitutional limitations
Courts and scholars have considered the constitutional validity of 17 U.S.C.§ 1101 (civil), and 18 U.S.C. § 2319A (criminal), known as "the anti-bootlegging provisions." These provisions prohibit unauthorized recording, ...
School prayer controversy
(Creighton University School of Law, 1996)
Intelligent design and presidential power in time of war
This magazine article discusses the teaching of intelligent design in public schools and the question of presidential power in times of war.
Consequences of refusing consent to a search or seizure: The unfortunate constitutionalization of an evidentiary issue
Article about the consequences of refusing consent to a search or seizure.