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Faithful to the Constitution: The roadblock for Nebraska's schools
For six decades, American schools have been the major battleground in the controversy surrounding the doctrine of separation of church and state. This struggle, inevitably, pits claims that public agents have violated the ...
Roscoe Pound, Commissioner
Louisiana's conflicts codification: Some empirical observations regarding decisional predictability
In 1992, Louisiana became the first (and still the only) state to codify its choice-of-law doctrine. The conflicts rules that it created in statutory form are far removed from the pre-conflicts-revolution rules such as the ...
Supreme Court of the United States October Term 1999
(Law College Education Services, 2000)
Quest for justice
Forced use of inadmissible hearsay evidence in bankruptcy court
In bankruptcy courts across the land, the hearsay rule is violated daily. Bankruptcy courts have created a huge, largely undefended, de facto hearsay exception. In those courts it is common practice to receive evidence via ...