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Some Rice with your Chevron? Presumption and deference in regulatory preemption
This Article compares the equal protection analysis of the United States Supreme Court with the equal protection analysis of the Alaska Supreme Court. It first looks at the federal equal protection doctrine and the various ...
Original understanding of the full faith and credit clause and the defense of marriage act
This article is about the Full Faith and Credit Clause and how the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) affects the clause. The article reexamines the original understanding of the clause in the hope of casting some light on the ...
Baker v. General Motors: Implications for interjurisdictional recognition of non-traditional marriages
This paper evaluates the effect of the Full Faith and Credit Clause and its implementing statute on the recognition by one state of a non-traditional marriage, most obviously a same-sex marriage, in another state. The paper ...
School prayer controversy
(Creighton University School of Law, 1996)
Original understanding of the full faith and credit clause and the Defense of Marriage Act
(Creighton University School of Law, 1998)
Role of suspicion in federal equal protection
Recently, Professor Jed Rubenfeld wrote an essay arguing that the Supreme Court's strict scrutiny test for equal protection works best to "smoke out" the purpose of laws to determine whether they were enacted because of ...