Comparative Constitutional Law and Transitional Justice

Transitional Justice in Iraq: Learning the Hard Way, Israel Law Review (2014)

The relationship between transitional justice and democracy is fraught and complex, and nowhere more so...

 
Dignity Rights: Courts, Constitutions, and the Worth of the Human Person (2013)

The right to dignity is now recognized in most of the world's constitutions, and hardly...

 

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Dignity in the Service of Democracy (2011)

At a broad level, perhaps the most noticeable trend in Latin American constitutional law is...

 

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Environmental Human Rights: Paradigm of Indivisibility (2011)

While scholars may disagree as to the scope and depth of the indivisibility of rights,...

 
Editorial, Finger-Pointing in the Gulf Gets Us Nowhere, The News Journal (Wilmington, DE) (2010)
 

U.S. Constitutional Law

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Robinson Township: A Model for Environmental Constitutionalism (with James R. May), Widener Law Review -- forthcoming (2014)

In Robinson Township v. Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, a plurality of the court held that a...

 

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Budget Numbers Affect People, Who Deserve Dignity, The News Journal (Wilmington, DE) (2012)
 

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Human Dignity in the Roberts Court: A Story of Inchoate Institutions, Autonomous Individuals, and the Reluctant Recognition of a Right, Ohio Northern University Law Review (2011)

Throughout its history, the Supreme Court has assumed that dignity is relevant to constitutional interpretation,...

 
Senate Debate Served Us All Well (with Paul Regan), News Journal (Wilmington DE) (2010)
 

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Garcetti in Delaware: New Limits on Public Employees' Speech, Delaware Law Review (2009)

In 2006, the Supreme Court decided Garcetti v Ceballos, 547 U.S. 410 (2006), which significantly...

 

Environmental Law

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Robinson Township: A Model for Environmental Constitutionalism (with James R. May), Widener Law Review -- forthcoming (2014)

In Robinson Township v. Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, a plurality of the court held that a...

 
The Ecuadorian Exemplar: The First Ever Vindications of Constitutional Rights of Nature, Review of European Community & International Environmental Law (2012)

The 'Sala de le Corte Provincial' - a provincial court in Ecuador - became the...

 

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Constitutional Environmental Rights Worldwide (with James R. May), Principles of Constitutional Environmental Law (2011)
 

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New Directions in Earth Rights, Environmental Rights and Human Rights: Six Facets of Constitutionally Embedded Environmental Rights Worldwide (with James R. May), IUCN Academy of Environmental Law e-Journal (2011)

This essay provides an overview of the worldwide phenomenon of constitutional environmental rights. Since the...

 

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Environmental Human Rights: Paradigm of Indivisibility (2011)

While scholars may disagree as to the scope and depth of the indivisibility of rights,...

 

Constitutional Law

The Ecuadorian Exemplar: The First Ever Vindications of Constitutional Rights of Nature, Review of European Community & International Environmental Law (2012)

The 'Sala de le Corte Provincial' - a provincial court in Ecuador - became the...

 

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Constitutional Environmental Rights Worldwide (with James R. May), Principles of Constitutional Environmental Law (2011)
 

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Foreword - In Memory of Robert J. Lipkin (with James R. May and Robert L. Hayman), Widener Law Review (2010)

This is a foreword to a compendium of writings by our lost friend and colleague,...

 

Health Law and Policy

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Lawmakers Increasingly Undermining Roe v. Wade (with John G. Culhane), The News Journal (Wilmington, DE) (2013)
 

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