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Religion In The New Republic, Richard Albert Jan 2006

Religion In The New Republic, Richard Albert

Boston College Law School Faculty Papers

Establishment Clause case law is incoherent in many consequential ways. Many point directly to the Supreme Court of the United States for this lamentable state of affairs. I disagree with this diagnosis. It is an inaccurate and incomplete criticism to blame the Supreme Court for the current landscape of establishment jurisprudence. Modern establishment doctrine--incoherent though it may be--is more properly viewed as an evolving product of the continuing public constitutional discourse among Americans and between public and private forces about the proper role of religion in the American polity. Just as early Americans debated among themselves, armed with their differing ...


Review Of The World Trade Organization: Law, Practice And Policy, Frank J. Garcia Jan 2006

Review Of The World Trade Organization: Law, Practice And Policy, Frank J. Garcia

Boston College Law School Faculty Papers

No abstract provided.


Why Trade Law Needs A Theory Of Justice, Frank J. Garcia Jan 2006

Why Trade Law Needs A Theory Of Justice, Frank J. Garcia

Boston College Law School Faculty Papers

No abstract provided.


Prophecy And Casuistry: Abortion, Torture And Moral Discourse (Giannella Lecture), M. Cathleen Kaveny Jan 2006

Prophecy And Casuistry: Abortion, Torture And Moral Discourse (Giannella Lecture), M. Cathleen Kaveny

Boston College Law School Faculty Papers

No abstract provided.


Toward An Ecclesiastical Professional Ethic: Lessons From The Legal Profession, Daniel R. Coquillette, Judith A. Mcmorrow Jan 2006

Toward An Ecclesiastical Professional Ethic: Lessons From The Legal Profession, Daniel R. Coquillette, Judith A. Mcmorrow

Boston College Law School Faculty Papers

As the Catholic Church struggles with the aftermath of the clergy sexual abuse crisis, some have explored the possibility of an ecclesiastical code of professional conduct. Lawyers' long and storied history with professional codes offers a cautionary tale to those exploring an ecclesiastical code of ethics. As priests to our secular religion of law, lawyers are called forth and mandated by a competent authority to function in a defined role, the specifics of which are reflected, in part, in lawyer codes.

As lawyers moved from Canons of Ethics (1908) to a Code of Professional Responsibility (1969) to Rules of Professional ...


Just Trade Under Law: Do We Need A Theory Of Justice For International Trade Relations?, Frank J. Garcia Jan 2006

Just Trade Under Law: Do We Need A Theory Of Justice For International Trade Relations?, Frank J. Garcia

Boston College Law School Faculty Papers

No abstract provided.