Richard W. Garnett

Notre Dame Law School

Professor of Law

Room 327

P.O. Box 780

Notre Dame, IN 46556-0780

United States

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Scholarly Papers (55)

1.

The Freedom of the Church

Journal of Catholic Social Thought, Vol. 4, 2007
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 17 Jul 2006
Richard W. Garnett
Notre Dame Law School
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First Amendment, Religious freedom, church and state, church autonomy, Establishment Clause, expressive association, John Courtney Murray

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Religion, Division, and the First Amendment

Notre Dame Legal Studies Paper No. 05-23
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 30 Nov 2005
Richard W. Garnett
Notre Dame Law School
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First Amendment, Establishment Clause, religious freedom, division, divisiveness, public life, religious arguments, constitutional law, church and state

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Religious Freedom and the Nondiscrimination Norm

in MATTERS OF FAITH: Religious Experience and Legal Response (Austin Sarat, ed.) (Cambridge Univ. Press), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 20 Jun 2012
Richard W. Garnett
Notre Dame Law School
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Religious freedom, First Amendment, ministerial exception, discrimination, equality, nondiscrimination, free exercise, establishment of religion, First Amendment

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The Theology of the Blaine Amendments

First Amendment Law Review, Vol. 1
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 09 Dec 2003
Richard W. Garnett
Notre Dame Law School
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Religion Clauses, Blaine Amendments, civic education, anti-Catholicism, school choice, vouchers, federalism

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Religious Liberty, Church Autonomy, and the Structure of Freedom

CHRISTIANITY AND HUMAN RIGHTS: AN INTRODUCTION, John Witte, Jr. and Frank S. Alexander eds., pp. 226-238, Cambridge University Press, 2010
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 07 Apr 2010
Richard W. Garnett
Notre Dame Law School
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religious liberty, church autonomy, human rights, First Amendment, free exercise, establishment of religion

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Changing Minds: Proselytism, Religious Freedom, and the First Amendment

University of St. Thomas Law Journal, 2005
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 04 May 2005
Richard W. Garnett
Notre Dame Law School
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free speech, proselytism, First Amendment, human rights, Pope John Paul II

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Christian Witness, Moral Anthropology, and the Death Penalty

A CALL FOR RECKONING: RELITION AND THE DEATH PENALTY, Erik C. Owens, et al., eds., 2004
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 24 Aug 2005
Richard W. Garnett
Notre Dame Law School
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Death penalty, capital punishment, religion

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Taking Pierce Seriously: The Family, Religious Education, and Harm to Children

Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 76, pp. 109-46, 2000
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 16 May 2005
Richard W. Garnett
Notre Dame Law School
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parents' rights, religious education, Pierce

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The New Federalism, the Spending Power, and Federal Criminal Law

Cornell Law Review, Vol. 89
Number of pages: 162 Posted: 12 Sep 2003
Richard W. Garnett
Notre Dame Law School
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constitution, federalism, criminal law, Rehnquist Court

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Religious Freedom, Church-State Separation, and the Ministerial Exception

Northwestern University Law Review Colloquy, Vol. 106, p. 175, 2011
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 04 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 06 Jan 2012
Notre Dame Law School, University of St. Thomas, St. Paul/Minneapolis, MN - School of Law, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Missouri School of Law
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Establishment Clause, religious freedom, religious liberty, separation of church and state, First Amendment, ministerial exception, Hosanna-Tabor

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A Quiet Faith? Taxes, Politics, and the Privatization of Religion

Boston College Law Review, Vol. 42, p. 771, 2001
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 25 May 2006
Richard W. Garnett
Notre Dame Law School
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Can There Really Be 'Free Speech' in Public Schools?

Lewis & Clark Law Review, Vol. 12, 2008
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 13 Mar 2008
Richard W. Garnett
Notre Dame Law School
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Morse, Frederick, Free Speech, Public Schools, Education, Viewpoint Discrimination, First Amendment

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Religious Accommodations And — And Among — Civil Rights: Separation, Toleration, and Accommodation

Southern California Law Review, Vol. 88, 2015, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 24 Feb 2015
Richard W. Garnett
Notre Dame Law School
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First Amendment, religious freedom, religious liberty, religious accommodation, civil rights, free exercise

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Chief Justice Rehnquist's Enduring, Democratic Constitution

Harvard Journal of Law and Public Policy, Vol. 29, No. 2, pp. 395-399, 2006
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 01 Mar 2006
Richard W. Garnett
Notre Dame Law School
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Rehnquist, Constitution, Democracy, Pluralism, Living Constitution, Brennan

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'The Freedom of the Church': (Towards) an Exposition, Translation, and Defense

Journal of Contemporary Legal Issues, (2013) Forthcoming
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 23 Jul 2013
Richard W. Garnett
Notre Dame Law School
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First Amendment, religious freedom, religious liberty, church-state separation, ministerial exception, church autonomy, Establishment Clause, Free Exercise Clause, pluralism, Investiture Crisis, First Amendment institutions

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Religion and Group Rights: Are Churches (Just) Like the Boy Scouts?

St. John's Journal of Legal Commentary, Vol. 22, Fall 2007
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 27 Sep 2007
Richard W. Garnett
Notre Dame Law School
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Religious freedom, free exercise, establishment clause, church autonomy, expressive association, freedom of speech

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The Political (and Other) Safeguards of Religious Freedom

Cardozo Law Review, Vol. 32, p. 1815, 2011
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 07 Jul 2011
Richard W. Garnett
Notre Dame Law School
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American Conversations with(in) Catholicism

Michigan Law Review, Vol. 102, p. 1191, May 2004
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 26 Jul 2005
Richard W. Garnett
Notre Dame Law School
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Religious freedom, democracy, Catholicism, establishment clause

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Assimilation, Toleration, and the State's Interest in the Development of Religious Doctrine

UCLA Law Review, Vol. 51, No. 1, 2004
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 15 Jul 2004
Richard W. Garnett
Notre Dame Law School
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Religion, first amendment, constitutional law, development of doctrine

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'Things That Are Not Caesar’s': The Story of Kedroff v. St. Nicholas Cathedral

FIRST AMENDMENT STORIES, Richard W. Garnett, Andrew Koppelman, eds., Foundation Press 2011
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 28 Jul 2011
Richard W. Garnett
Notre Dame Law School
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First Amendment, religious freedom, religious liberty, Free Exercise, Establishment Clause, church autonomy

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Do Churches Matter? Towards an Institutional Understanding of the Religion Clauses

Villanova Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 03 Jun 2008
Richard W. Garnett
Notre Dame Law School
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Church and State, Religious Freedom, First Amendment, Religious Liberty, Free Exercise, Establishment Clause

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Wrongful Discrimination? Religious Freedom, Pluralism, and Equality

Timothy Shah, Thomas Farr & Jack Friedman, eds., Religious Freedom and Gay Rights: Emerging Conflicts in North America and Europe (Oxford University Press 2016)
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 30 Apr 2016
Richard W. Garnett
Notre Dame Law School
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religious freedom, pluralism, equality, discrimination, gay rights, marriage, LGBT, First Amendment

23.

Accommodation, Establishment, and Freedom of Religion

67 Vand. L. Rev. En Banc 39 (2014)
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 08 Jul 2014
Richard W. Garnett
Notre Dame Law School
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Establishment Clause, Hobby Lobby, First Amendment, religious freedom, secular purpose, HHS mandate

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Less is More: Justice Rehnquist, the Freedom of Speech, and Democracy

THE REHNQUIST LEGACY, Craig Bradley, ed., Cambridge University Press, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 04 May 2005
Richard W. Garnett
Notre Dame Law School
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free speech, Rehnquist, constitutional law, First Amendment

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'Modest Expectations'?: Civic Unity, Religious Pluralism, and Conscience

Notre Dame Legal Studies Paper No. 06-17
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Sep 2006
Richard W. Garnett
Notre Dame Law School
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Feldman, Hasson, Divided By God, division, religion, religious liberty

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Mild and Equitable Establishments

First Things (April 2019)
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 27 Mar 2019
Richard W. Garnett
Notre Dame Law School
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Religious Freedom, First Amendment, Establishment of Religion, Religious Liberty, Church and State, Constitution, Liberalism

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Sectarian Reflections on Lawyers' Ethics and Death Row Volunteers

Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 77, pp. 795-830, 2002
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 16 May 2005
Richard W. Garnett
Notre Dame Law School
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capital punishment, death penalty, death-row volunteers, legal ethics

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The Freedom of the Church: (Toward) an Exposition, Translation, and Defense

Micah Schwartzman, Chad Flands, and Zoe Robinson, eds., The Rise of Corporate Religious Liberty (Oxford University Press, 2015), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 08 Oct 2015
Richard W. Garnett
Notre Dame Law School
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Religious Freedom, Hobby Lobby, Hosanna-Tabor, ministerial exception, First Amendment, religious liberty, church autonomy

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Debate: Judicial Activism and its Critics

University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Vol. 155, p. 112, 2006
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 30 Nov 2006
Richard W. Garnett
Notre Dame Law School
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judicial activism, constitutional law, judicial humility, constitutional interpretation, originalism, judicial independence

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Pluralism, Dialogue, and Freedom: Professor Robert Rodes and the Church-State Nexus

Journal of Law and Religion, Vol. 22
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 11 May 2007
Richard W. Garnett
Notre Dame Law School
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Church & State, Rodes, church autonomy, religious freedom, First Amendment, free exercise, establishment of religion

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Religious Freedom and (and in) Institutions

CHALLENGES TO RELIGIOUS LIBERTY IN THE TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY, pp. 71-89, Gerard V. Bradley, ed., Cambridge University Press, 2012
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 24 Mar 2012
Richard W. Garnett
Notre Dame Law School
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establishment clause, first amendment, religious freedom, religious liberty, separation of church and state

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Taking Accommodation Seriously: Religious Freedom and the O Centro Case

CATO SUPREME COURT REVIEW, pp. 257, 2005-2006
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Sep 2006
Richard W. Garnett and Joshua D. Dunlap
Notre Dame Law School and Pierce Atwood LLP
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The Worms and the Octopus: Religious Freedom, Pluralism, and Conservatism

Richard W. Garnett, "The Worms and the Octopus: Religious Freedom, Pluralism, and Conservatism," in NOMOS: American Conservatism, ed. Sanford V. Levinson, Joel Parker, and Melissa S. Williams (New York: NYU Press, Forthcoming).
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 25 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 13 Feb 2015
Richard W. Garnett
Notre Dame Law School
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American political thought, conservatism, constitutional law, First Amendment, pluralism, religious freedom, religious liberty, separation of church and state

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Church, State, and the Practice of Love

Villanova Law Review, Vol. 52, p. 281, 2007
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 02 May 2007
Richard W. Garnett
Notre Dame Law School
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Church & State, Church autonomy, religious freedom, First Amendment, Benedict, free exercise, establishment of religion

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Chief Justice Rehnquist, Religious Freedom, and the Constitution

Bradford P. Wilson, ed., The Constitutional Legacy of William H. Rehnquist (West Academic Press, 2015 Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 17 Jan 2015
Richard W. Garnett
Notre Dame Law School
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Constitutional Law, First Amendment, Religious Freedom, Supreme Court, William Rehnquist, Free Exercise, Establishment Clause, Religious Freedom, Religious Liberty

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The Story of Henry Adams's Soul: Education and the Expression of Associations

Minnesota Law Review, Vol. 85, p. 1841, 2000-2001
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 19 Aug 2005
Richard W. Garnett
Notre Dame Law School
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First Amendment, Voluntary Associations, Freedom of Speech, Expressive Association, Education

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Jaycees Reconsidered: Judge Richard S. Arnold and the Freedom of Association

Arkansas Law Review, Vol. 59, 2005
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 25 Oct 2005
Richard W. Garnett
Notre Dame Law School
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First Amendment, Freedom of Speech, Freedom of Association, Jaycees, antidiscrimination

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A Hands-Off Approach to Religious Doctrine: What Are We Talking About?

Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 84, No. 2, 2009
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 06 Oct 2013
Richard W. Garnett
Notre Dame Law School
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Establishment Clause, Religious Freedom, First Amendment, Religious Questions, Free Exercise, Freedom of the Church

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Neutrality and the Good of Religious Freedom: An Appreciative Response to Professor Koppelman

Pepperdine Law Review, Vol. 39, p. 1001, 2012
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 22 May 2012
Richard W. Garnett
Notre Dame Law School
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Andrew Koppelman, Neutrality, First Amendment, Religious Freedom, Religious Liberty, Free Exercise, Establishment Clause, Judicial Review

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'There Are No Ordinary People': Christian Humanism and Christian Legal Thought

56 J. Cath. Leg. Stud. 77 (2017)
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 26 Nov 2018
Richard W. Garnett
Notre Dame Law School
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jurisprudence, humanism, Christian Legal Thought, Catholic Social Thought, human dignity, law and religion

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Judicial Enforcement of the Establishment Clause

Constitutional Commentary, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 07 May 2009
Richard W. Garnett
Notre Dame Law School
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Greenawalt, religious liberty, religious freedom, Establishment Clause, judicial review

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Justice Scalia, Religious Freedom, and the First Amendment

Notre Dame Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1637
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 16 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 20 Sep 2016
Richard W. Garnett
Notre Dame Law School
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Supreme Court of the United States, SCOTUS, Antonin Scalia, Religious Liberty First Amendment, Religious Freedom, Free Exercise Clause, Establishment Clause

43.

William H. Rehnquist: A Life Lived Greatly, and Well

Yale Law Journal, Vol. 115, 2006
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 20 Jun 2006
Richard W. Garnett
Notre Dame Law School
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Rehnquist, Supreme Court, federalism, judicial restraint, constitutional law

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'Excluding Religion': A Response

University of Pennsylvania Law Review PENNUMBRA, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 17 Nov 2008
Richard W. Garnett
Notre Dame Law School
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First Amendment, Religion Clauses, Funding of Religion, Establishment Clause, Free Exercise Clause, Separation of Church and State, Religious Freedom

45.

Judicial Review, Local Values, and Pluralism

Notre Dame Legal Studies Paper No. 08-37
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 03 Dec 2008
Richard W. Garnett
Notre Dame Law School
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Rehnquist, Supreme Court, judicial review, freedom of association, federalism, constitutional law, First Amendment

46.

The Many Paths to Neutrality

Richard W. Garnett & Andrew Koppelman, "Introduction: The Many Paths to Neutrality," in First Amendment Stories (Foundation Press 2012), Garnett & Koppelman, eds
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 26 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 16 Oct 2012
Richard W. Garnett and Andrew Koppelman
Notre Dame Law School and Northwestern University School of Law
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First Amendment, freedom of speech, freedom of religion, free exercise, establishment of religion, Constitutional Law, the Supreme Court, neutrality

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Standing, Spending, and Separation: How the No-Establishment Rule Does (and Does Not) Protect Conscience

Villanova Law Review, Vol. 54, p. 655, 2009
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 05 Aug 2011
Richard W. Garnett
Notre Dame Law School
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Establishment Clause, First Amendment, Religious Freedom, Religious Liberty, Standing, James Madison, Martha Nussbaum, Conscience, Supreme Court, John Courtney Murray

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Religious Freedom and the Churches: Contemporary Challenges in the United States Today

Studies in Christian Ethics, Vol. 32, Issue 4 (2019)
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 18 Jul 2019
Richard W. Garnett
Notre Dame Law School
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Religious freedom, Freedom of Religion, Religious liberty, pluralism, Freedom of association, Hosanna-Tabor, clergy abuse, First Amendment, Religion clauses, Ministerial exception, Secularism

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Freedom 'for' Religion: (Yet) Another View of the Cathedral

"Freedom 'for' Religion: (Yet) Another View of the Cathedral," in Brett G. Scharffs, Asher Maoz, and Ashley Isaacson Woolley, eds., Religious Freedom and the Law: Emerging Contexts for Freedom for and Freedom From Religion (Routledge 2019 Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 07 Jun 2018
Richard W. Garnett
Notre Dame Law School
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Religious Freedom, Religious Liberty, Constitutional Law, Vatican II, First Amendment, Free Exercise, Establishment Clause

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Attempts, Complicity, Virtue & the Limits of Law

Christianity and the Criminal Law, eds. Norman Doe, Dick Helmholz, Mark Hill, John Witte, Jr. (London: Routledge), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 24 Jan 2020
Richard W. Garnett
Notre Dame Law School
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Criminal Law, Punishment Theory, Criminal Justice, Attempts, Complicity, Virtue Ethics, Christian Legal Theory

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Book Review, Ellis M. West, The Free Exercise of Religion in America: Its Original Constitutional Meaning (2019)

Review of Politics 82 (2019), 1-3
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 06 Nov 2019
Richard W. Garnett
Notre Dame Law School
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First Amendment, Free Exercise, Religious Liberty, Religious Freedom, Originalism, Church and State, Establishment Clause

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In Memoriam: Robert E. Rodes, Jr.

Richard Garnett, "Robert E. Rodes, Jr.", 61 American Journal of Jurisprudence 2 (2016).
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 04 Aug 2016
Richard W. Garnett
Notre Dame Law School
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Jurisprudence, Rodes, Legal History, Liberation Theology, Religious Freedom

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The Communitarian Work and Vision(s) of Robert Cochran (and Thomas Shaffer)

Pepperdine Law Review, Vol. 46, 2019
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 06 Sep 2019
Richard W. Garnett
Notre Dame Law School
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Communitarianism, Legal Ethics, Professional Responsibility, Religious Lawyering, Law and Vocation, Religious Freedom, Church Autonomy, Religious Liberty

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Religious Freedom and Recycled Tires: The Meaning and Implications of Trinity Lutheran

Notre Dame Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1842
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 06 Jun 2018
Richard W. Garnett and Jackson C. Blais
Notre Dame Law School and University of Notre Dame, Law School, Students
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First Amendment, Supreme Court, Free Exercise, Establishment Clause, Blaine Amendments, School Choice, Trinity Lutheran, Religious Freedom, Religious Liberty, Discrimination

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Priests, Lawyers and Scholars Studies in Honor of Robert Araujo, S.J.

Richard W. Garnett, "Afterword," in S. Hendrianto, S.J., ed., Priests, Lawyers, and Scholars: Essays in Honor of Robert J. Araujo, S.J." (Franciscan Univ. Press 2017)
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 07 Jun 2018
Richard W. Garnett
Notre Dame Law School
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Constitutional Law, Religious Freedom, Natural Law, International Law, Human Rights, Catholic Social Thought