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The Treaty of Lisbon and its impact on the European Union's democratic deficit
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?" ...
Dividing lines between the European Union and its member states: The impact of the Treaty of Lisbon
(T.M.C. Asser, 2008)
In the European Union the balance of power between Brussels and the Member State governments is an ongoing matter of contention. With each treaty amendment during the Union's first 50 years, EU competences have grown, and ...
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.
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.
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 ...
Full faith and credit for dummies
This article discusses the history of the Full Faith and Credit Clause, the original meaning of the clause, and the courts' evolving interpretation of the clause. Within this discussion, the author explains the test for ...
Interstate recognition of non-traditional marriages