TITLE

AGAINST FOREIGN LAW

AUTHOR(S)
Delahunty, Robert J.; Yoo, John
PUB. DATE
September 2005
SOURCE
Harvard Journal of Law & Public Policy;Fall2005, Vol. 29 Issue 1, p291
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article looks at the practice of several U.S. Supreme Court justices who have considered the decisions of foreign and international courts for guidance in interpreting the U.S. constitution. This practice has occurred in several controversial, high profile cases. There are two main reasons to think that use of foreign or international decisions extends beyond mere ornamentation.
ACCESSION #
19546609

 

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