Kevin J. Worthen

BYU Law School

Advancement Vice President and Hugh W. Colton Professor of Law

D-364 ASB

Brigham Young University

Provo, UT 84602

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (16)

1.

Discipline: An Academic Dean’s Perspective on Dealing with Plagiarism

Brigham Young University Education and Law Journal, Vol. 2004, pp. 441-448
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 27 Aug 2009
Kevin J. Worthen
BYU Law School
Downloads 150 (155,723)

Abstract:

Plagiarism, academic discipline, legal education, honesty, ethics, law students, law school administration

2.

The NCAA and Religion: Insights About Non-State Governance from Sunday Play and End Zone Celebrations

Utah Law Review, Vol. 2010, pp. 123-140, 2010
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 10 Sep 2010
Kevin J. Worthen
BYU Law School
Downloads 126 (155,723)

Abstract:

Non-state governance, religious liberty, sports law, National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), BYU rule, Sunday play, football, end zone celebrations, NCAA v. Tarkanian, World Bank, Pehuenche indigenous people, Chile, human rights

3.

Who Decides and What Difference Does it Make? Defining Marriage in 'Our Democratic, Federal Republic'

BYU Journal of Public Law, Vol. 18, pp. 273-307, 2004
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 27 Aug 2009
Kevin J. Worthen
BYU Law School
Downloads 57 (292,995)

Abstract:

Governmental structure, political decision making, constitution, legislation, same-sex marriage legalization, form of government

4.

Protecting the Sacred Sites of Indigenous People in U.S. Courts: Reconciling Native American Religion and the Right to Exclude

St. Thomas Law Review, Vol. 13, pp. 239-258, 2000
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 26 Aug 2009
Kevin J. Worthen
BYU Law School
Downloads 49 (297,926)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Sacred sites, Native American religious freedom, cultural heritage, right to exclude, Merrion v. Jicarilla Apache Tribe (1982), jurisdiction, inherent sovereignty

5.

Eagle Feathers and Equality: Lessons on Religious Exceptions from the Native American Experience

University of Colorado Law Review, Vol. 76, pp. 989-1020, 2005
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 26 Aug 2009
Kevin J. Worthen
BYU Law School
Downloads 48 (297,926)

Abstract:

Bald Eagle Protection Act, Native Americans, eagle feathers, religious exemptions, discrimination, law and religion

6.

Who Will Control the Future of Indian Gaming? 'A Few Pages of History are Worth a Volume of Logic'

Brigham Young University Law Review, pp. 407-448, 1996
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 27 Aug 2009
Kevin J. Worthen
BYU Law School
Downloads 43 (319,321)

Abstract:

Indian gaming, Native American law, gambling, jurisdiction, tribal-state relations, legal history

7.

The Role of Indigenous Groups in Constitutional Democracies: A Lesson from Chile and the United States

HUMAN RIGHTS OF INDIGENOUS PEOPLES, Cynthia Price Cohen ed., pp. 235-270, Transnational Publishers 1998
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 28 Aug 2009
Kevin J. Worthen
BYU Law School
Downloads 35 (334,041)

Abstract:

Indigenous people, Chile, United States, legal policies towards Native Americans, comparative constitutional law

8.

Religiously Affiliated Law Schools: An Added Dimension

Clark Memorandum, pp. 10-21, Fall 2007
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 26 Aug 2009
Kevin J. Worthen
BYU Law School
Downloads 31 (378,000)

Abstract:

Religiously affiliated law schools, legal education, morality, civility, secularization, diversity, freedom of religion, eternal significance of legal study

9.

The Essence of Lawyering in an Atmosphere of Faith

Clark Memorandum, pp. 32-40, Fall 2004
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 26 Aug 2009
Kevin J. Worthen
BYU Law School
Downloads 25 (353,085)

Abstract:

Legal education, law students, thinking like a lawyer, morality, service, integrity, J. Reuben Clark Law School

10.

Shirt Tales: Clerking for Byron White

Brigham Young University Law Review, pp. 349-361, 1994
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 27 Aug 2009
Kevin J. Worthen
BYU Law School
Downloads 23 (378,000)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Byron R. White (1917-2002), U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice (1962-1993), judicial biography, law clerks, tributes, gratitude

11.

Two Sides of the Same Coin: The Potential Normative Power of American Cities and Indian Tribes

Vanderbilt Law Review, Vol. 44, pp. 1273-1312, 1991
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 27 Aug 2009
Kevin J. Worthen
BYU Law School
Downloads 20 (417,639)

Abstract:

Local government, federalism, tribal government, municipal organizations, city, Native American law, sovereignty, normative roles, pluralism, community

12.

The Right to Keep and Bear Arms in Light of Thornton: The People and Essential Attributes of Sovereignty

Brigham Young University Law Review, pp. 137-175, 1998
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 27 Aug 2009
Kevin J. Worthen
BYU Law School
Downloads 17 (417,639)

Abstract:

Second Amendment, gun control, right to bear arms, term limits, U.S. Term Limits v. Thornton (1995), sovereignty

13.

The Grand Experiment: Evaluating Indian Law in the 'New World'

Tulsa Journal of Comparative & International Law, Vol. 5, pp. 299-334, 1998
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 26 Aug 2009
Kevin J. Worthen
BYU Law School
Downloads 17 (438,118)

Abstract:

Self-determination, sovereignty, indigenous people, legal history, Latin America, British Commonwealth

14.

On Knowing and Caring

BYU Speeches, pp. 311-322, 1997-1998
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 27 Aug 2009
Kevin J. Worthen
BYU Law School
Downloads 11 (453,534)

Abstract:

Knowledge, charity, learning, education, motivation, 1 Corinthians 8 & 13, Bartolome de Las Casas, wisdom

15.

Who’s in Charge Here? Tribal, State, and Federal Authority Over Non-Indian Resource Development in Indian Country

Proceedings of the Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Institute, Vol. 47, 2001
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 28 Aug 2009
Kevin J. Worthen
BYU Law School
Downloads 9 (484,324)

Abstract:

Tribal jurisdiction, Native American law, judicial restrictions, reservations, tribal sovereignty, federal and state jurisdiction, Montana v. United States (1981)

16.

Shedding New Light on an Old Debate: A Federal Indian Law Perspective on Congressional Authority to Limit Federal Question Jurisdiction

Minnesota Law Review, Vol. 75, pp. 65-121, 1990
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 31 Aug 2009
Kevin J. Worthen
BYU Law School
Downloads 6 (498,916)

Abstract:

Indian Civil Rights Act, federal jurisdiction, Native American law, federal review, supremacy clause, courts, Santa Clara Pueblo v. Martinez (1978)