Richard S. Kay

University of Connecticut School of Law

65 Elizabeth Street

Hartford, CT 06105

United States

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Scholarly Papers (27)

1.

Original Intention and Public Meaning in Constitutional Interpretation

Northwestern University Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 28 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 06 May 2009
Richard S. Kay
University of Connecticut School of Law
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Constitutional Law, Interpretation, Originalism, Public Meaning

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Constituent Authority

American Journal of Comparative Law, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 07 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 28 Apr 2011
Richard S. Kay
University of Connecticut School of Law
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Constitutional Law, Constitutional Theory, Jurisprudence, Legal Theory, Constitution-Making

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The European Convention on Human Rights and the Control of Private Law

European Human Rights Law Review, No. 5, p. 466, 2006
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 11 Apr 2008
Richard S. Kay
University of Connecticut School of Law
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Human rights, private law, european convention on human rights, law

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Standing to Raise Constitutional Issues: A Comparative Analysis

Richard S. Kay, STANDING TO RAISE CONSTITUTIONAL ISSUES: A COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS, Bruylant, 2006
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 30 Mar 2006
Richard S. Kay
University of Connecticut School of Law
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standing, constitutional, judicial review, rules, comparative

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Changing the United Kingdom Constitution: The Blind Sovereign

Sovereignty and the Law: Domestic, European and International Perspectives, Richard Rawlings, Peter Leyland and Alison Young eds., Oxford University Press, 2013
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 09 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 24 Jan 2014
Richard S. Kay
University of Connecticut School of Law
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Formal and Informal Amendment of the United States Constitution

American Journal of Comparative Law, 2018
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 13 Feb 2018 Last Revised: 15 Feb 2018
Richard S. Kay
University of Connecticut School of Law
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Constitutional Law, Constitutional Amendment, Legal History

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American Constitutionalism

Constitutionalism: Philosophical Foundations (ed. Larry Alexander) (1998)
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 22 Mar 2021
Richard S. Kay
University of Connecticut School of Law
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Constitutionalism, Legal Theory, Political Theory

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Construction, Originalist Interpretation and the Complete Constitution

University of Pennsylvania Journal of Constitutional Law Online, Volume 19, 2017
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 13 May 2016 Last Revised: 21 Feb 2017
Richard S. Kay
University of Connecticut School of Law
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Constitution, constitutional law, constitutional interpretation, interpretation, legal theory

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Constitutional Change and Wade's Ultimate Political Fact

University of Queensland Law Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 08 Jul 2016
Richard S. Kay
University of Connecticut School of Law
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Legal Theory, Constitutional Law, Comparative Law, Jurisprudence

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Causing Death for Compassionate Reasons in American Law

American Journal of Comparative Law (Supplement), Vol. 53, 2006
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 24 Mar 2006
Richard S. Kay
University of Connecticut School of Law
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euthanasia, suicide, assisted suicide, end-of-life decisions

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Retroactivity and Prospectivity of Judgments in American Law

American Journal of Comparative Law, Vol. 62, 2014
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 19 Jul 2014
Richard S. Kay
University of Connecticut School of Law
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Retroactivity, Prospective Overruling, Judgments, Courts, Separation of Powers, Res Judicata

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The Secession Reference and the Limits of Law

Otago Law Review, Vol. 10, p. 327, 2003
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 28 Mar 2008
Richard S. Kay
University of Connecticut School of Law
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law, canada, secession, quebec, canadian law

13.

Democracy, Mixed Government, and Judicial Review

Law under a Democratic Constitution:Essays in Honour of Jeffrey Goldsworthy (eds. L.Crawford, P.Emerton, & D.Smith, Hart Publishing, 2019)
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 12 Oct 2018
Richard S. Kay
University of Connecticut School of Law
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Constitutional Law, Judicial Review, Political Theory, Mixed Government, Democracy

14.

Legal Rhetoric and Revolutionary Change

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 01 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 05 Nov 2010
Richard S. Kay
University of Connecticut School of Law
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Law, Revolution, Secession, Glorious Revolution, Bolshevik Revolution

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Adherence to the Original Intentions in Constitutional Adjudication. Three Objections and Responses

Northwestern University Law Review, Vol. 82, No. 2, 1987-1988
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 08 Feb 2021
Richard S. Kay
University of Connecticut School of Law
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constitutionalism, constitutional interpretation, originalism

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Updating the Constitution: Amending, Tinkering, Interpreting

Drake Law Review, Vol. 67, No. 4, 2019
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 04 Feb 2020
Richard S. Kay
University of Connecticut School of Law
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constitution, amendment, interpretation, courts

17.

Normative Systems and Human Rights

Emory Law Journal, Vol. 71, 2022
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 10 May 2022
Richard S. Kay
University of Connecticut School of Law
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Human Rights, Legal Pluralism, Constitutional Law, International Law

18.

Constitutional Chrononomy

Ratio Juris, Vol. 13, Issue 1, March 2000
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 29 May 2001 Last Revised: 18 Feb 2013
Richard S. Kay
University of Connecticut School of Law
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Book Review Essay: Canada's Constitutional Cul De Sac

American Review of Canadian Studies, Vol. 35, p. 705, 2005
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 11 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 16 Mar 2009
Richard S. Kay
University of Connecticut School of Law
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canada, constitution, peter russell, law

20.

Judicial Policy-Making and the Peculiar Function of Law

University of Queensland Law Journal, Vol. 26, p. 237
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 26 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 25 Mar 2009
Richard S. Kay
University of Connecticut School of Law
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Courts, Judges, Constitutional Law, Comparative Law

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Response to the Contributors

Connecticut Law Review, Vol. 52, No. 5, 2020
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 14 Sep 2020 Last Revised: 24 Feb 2021
Richard S. Kay
University of Connecticut School of Law
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Constitutional Law, Constituent Power, Constitutional Interpretation, Comparative Law

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The Illegality of the Constitution

4 Constitutional Commentary 57 (1987)
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 22 Jul 2021
Richard S. Kay
University of Connecticut School of Law
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Constitution, Constituent Power, Legal History, Constitutional Law

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Fairness and Function in the New York Tax Appeals System: Proposals for Reform

Richard D. Pomp, Robert D. Plattner & Richard S. Kay, Fairness and Function in the New York Tax Appeals System: Proposals for Reform, 49 Alb. L. Rev. 352 (1985)
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 19 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 20 Sep 2021
Richard Pomp, Robert D. Plattner and Richard S. Kay
University of Connecticut - School of Law, McNamee, Lochner, Titus & Williams, P.C. and University of Connecticut School of Law
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tax, law, tax law, taxation, New York, appeals, sales tax, use tax, tax reform

24.

William III and the Legalist Revolution

Connecticut Law Review, Vol. 32, p. 1645, Summer 2000
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 03 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 03 Feb 2013
Richard S. Kay
University of Connecticut School of Law
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Revolution

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Preconstitutional Rules

Ohio State Law Journal, Vol. 42, No. 1, 1981
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 08 Apr 2021
Richard S. Kay
University of Connecticut School of Law
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Constitutional Law, Legal Theory

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The State Action Doctrine, the Public-Private Distinction, and the Independence of Constitutional Law

Constitutional Commentary, Volume 10, No. 2 (1993)
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 18 Mar 2021
Richard S. Kay
University of Connecticut School of Law
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Constitutional Law, Public-Private, State Action

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The Rule-Making Authority and Separation of Powers in Connecticut

Connecticut Law Review, Vol. 8, No. 1, 1975
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 27 Apr 2021
Richard S. Kay
University of Connecticut School of Law
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