TITLE

CITING FOREIGN AND INTERNATIONAL LAW TO INTERPRET THE CONSTITUTION: WHAT'S THE POINT?

AUTHOR(S)
Baker Jr., John S.
PUB. DATE
May 2006
SOURCE
Albany Law Review;2006, Vol. 69 Issue 3, p683
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Speech
ABSTRACT
The article presents a speech by John S. Baker Jr., professor of law at Louisiana State University Law Center in Baton Rouge, delivered at a symposium held by the "Albany Law Review." He discusses the role of mass media in the worldwide understanding of the U.S. legal system, the difference between common law and civil law countries, and the purpose and effect of the citation of international and foreign laws.
ACCESSION #
22604241

 

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