An American Amendment
Nicholas Quinn Rosenkranz
Georgetown University Law Center
March 11, 2009
Harvard Journal of Law & Public Policy, Vol. 32, p. 475, 2009
Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 1357698
In two of the most controversial cases of the past decade, the Supreme Court relied on foreign law to help determine the meaning of the United States Constitution. This short Essay explains why such citations violate important constitutional principles, and it proposes a constitutional amendment to forbid them.
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Date posted: March 12, 2009 ; Last revised: March 17, 2009
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