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What’s Up In Italy?: The Referendum & Beppe’s Words of Wisdom

By: Julienne Grant

Let’s step away for a moment from the transition drama (particularly the wacky tweets) and focus on an important vote that’s taking place somewhere else in the world—in Italy.   984 more words

Foreign Law

Antiquarian/Rare Books Vendors and Dealers: Foreign and International Law

By Lyonette Louis-Jacques

For those building special collections of rare law books, here is a list I compiled recently after a call for suggestions to the… 577 more words

Research And Resources

GlobaLex - a portal to international, foreign and comparative law materials

If you are struggling with your research why don’t you look up GlobaLex – a free legal information portal dedicated to disseminating high quality international, foreign, and comparative law research materials.   139 more words

Legal Information

Debbie Riddle and the Death of ALAC

In her campaign literature, Rep. Riddle claims to be a conservative champion, and a vocal opponent of…the imposition of Sharia Law in our judicial system. 112 more words

South Carolina House Passes Bill Excluding Sharia Law From State Courts - Breitbart

  • The South Carolina House has passed a bill blocking Islamic sharia law from being recognized or approved in the state, after years of debate over similar legislation.
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Translating Legal Quirkiness - The Austrian Versteinerungstheorie

I recently watched Mark Weiner’s (Worlds of Law) video on the Austrian Versteinerungstheorie (Versteinerung meaning petrification). According to the Versteinerungstheorie, words in constitutional provisions must be given the meaning they had at the time the provision was made – they are set in stone, if you will. 175 more words

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