Craig A. Stern

Regent University School of Law

Senior Lecturer

1000 Regent University Drive

Virginia Beach, VA 23464

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

19

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Scholarly Papers (19)

1.

The Heart of Mens Rea and the Insanity of Psychopaths

42 CAP. U. L. REV. 619 (2014)
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 27 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 05 Nov 2014
Craig A. Stern
Regent University School of Law
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mens rea, insanity, psychopathy, excuse, legal history, legal philosophy

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Biblical Limits on the Role of Civil Government

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 05 Oct 2015
Craig A. Stern
Regent University School of Law
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political theology, biblical libertarianism, limited civil authority

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The Coherence of Natural Inalienable Rights

UMKC Law Review, Vol. 76, No. 4, 2008
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 06 May 2008
Craig A. Stern and Gregory M. Jones
Regent University School of Law and Foundation for Moral Law
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Inalienable rights, Natural law, Constitutional law, Political theory, Intellectual history

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Mens Rea and Mental Disorder

The Insanity Defense: Multidisciplinary Views on Its History, Trends, and Controversies. Mark D. White, Editor. Forthcoming
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 15 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 01 Sep 2018
Craig A. Stern
Regent University School of Law
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criminal law,mens rea,insanity defense,mental disorder,diminished capacity,legal history

Mens Rea and Mental Disorder

in The Insanity Defense: Multidisciplinary Views on Its History, Trends, and Controversies. Mark D. White, Editor. Praeger 2017. (c) 2017 by Mark D. White
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 15 Dec 2015
Craig A. Stern
Regent University School of Law
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criminal law,mens rea,insanity defense,mental disorder,diminished capacity,legal history

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Torah and Murder: The Cities of Refuge and Anglo-American Law

Valparaiso University Law Review, Vol. 35, No. 3, 2001
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 12 Aug 2015
Craig A. Stern
Regent University School of Law
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homicide, legal history, biblical law, law and religion

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Crime, Moral Luck, and the Sermon on the Mount

Catholic University Law Review, Vol. 48, No. 3, 1999
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 30 Jul 2015
Craig A. Stern
Regent University School of Law
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moral luck, punishment of attempt, result elements in criminal law, law and religion

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A Mistake of Natural Law: Sir William Blackstone and the Anglican Way

University of Bologna Law Review, Vol. 4, No. 2
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 08 Nov 2019 Last Revised: 16 Jan 2020
Craig A. Stern
Regent University School of Law
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Blackstone, legal history, Roman law, natural law, jurisprudence, Anglicanism, law and religion

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The Common Law and the Religious Foundations of the Rule of Law Before Casey

University of San Francisco Law Review, Vol. 38, No. 3, 2004
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 09 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 13 Jun 2015
Craig A. Stern
Regent University School of Law
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rule of law, common law, jurisprudence, law and religion, legal history

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Human Rights or the Rule of Law -- The Choice for East Africa?

24 Mich. St. Int'l L. Rev. 45 (2015)
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 08 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 11 Sep 2018
Craig A. Stern
Regent University School of Law
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human rights, rule of law, East Africa

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Megillath Esther and the Rule of Law: Disobedience and Obligation

17 Rutgers Journal of Law and Religion 244 (2016)
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 11 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 16 Aug 2016
Craig A. Stern
Regent University School of Law
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Esther, Obligation, Rule of Law, Disobedience, Hebrew Bible

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Another Sign from Hein: Does the Generalized Grievance Fail a Constitutional or a Prudential Test of Federal Standing to Sue?

Lewis & Clark Law Review, Vol. 12, No. 4, December 2008
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 25 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 14 Dec 2008
Craig A. Stern
Regent University School of Law
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Standing, Federal Courts, Constitutional Law

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Things Not Nice: An Essay on Civil Government

Regent University Law Review, Vol. 8, 1997
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 08 Mar 2015
Craig A. Stern
Regent University School of Law
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biblical law, limited authority of civil government

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God's Caesar: A Biblical Understanding of the Limits of Civil Government

Number of pages: 102 Posted: 17 Aug 2018
Craig A. Stern
Regent University School of Law
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Political Theory, Political Theology, Libertarianism, Religion and Politics, Bible and Politics

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What's a Constitution Among Friends? - Unbalancing Article III

University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Vol. 146, No. 4, 1998
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 04 Dec 2015
Craig A. Stern
Regent University School of Law
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Article I courts, magistrates, public rights, courts martial, territorial courts, Article III

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Justinian: Lieutenant of Christ, Legislator for Christendom

Regent University Law Review, Vol. 11, No. 1, 1998-99
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 12 Aug 2015
Craig A. Stern
Regent University School of Law
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legal history, Roman law, law and religion

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The Founders on: 'Does the Constitution Work?'

5 Akron J. Const. L. & Poly 1 (2013-14)
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 22 Dec 2015
Craig A. Stern
Regent University School of Law
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U.S. Constitution, American Founders, religion and morality in constitutionalism

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Foreign Judgments and the Freedom of Speech: Look Who's Talking

Brooklyn Law Review , Vol. 60, No. 3, 1994
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 12 Aug 2015
Craig A. Stern
Regent University School of Law
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conflict of laws, foreign judgments, First Amendment, public policy exception

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Crimes in America: Too Much of a Good Thing

The Christian Lawyer, Spring 2011
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 03 Jul 2015
Craig A. Stern
Regent University School of Law
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criminal law, law and religion, overcriminalization

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Article III and Expanding the Power of the United States Court of Federal Claims

George Washington Law Review, Vol. 71, No. 4/5, 2003
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 03 Jul 2015
Craig A. Stern
Regent University School of Law
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federal jurisdiction, Article I courts

Other Papers (2)

Total Downloads: 19
1.

A Legal History Course for a Christian Legal Education

American Journal of Legal History, Vol. 53, Issue 4, October 2013
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 12 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 20 Aug 2015
Craig A. Stern
Regent University School of Law
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legal history, legal education, law and religion

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Raising Cain

The Christian Lawyer, Spring 2007
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 28 Aug 2015
Craig A. Stern
Regent University School of Law
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criminal practice, law and religion