Nelson Tebbe

Cornell Law School

Professor of Law

Myron Taylor Hall

Ithaca, NY 14853

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (28)

1.

Constitutional Borrowing

Michigan Law Review, Vol. 108, 2010, Brooklyn Law School, Legal Studies Research Paper No. 145, American University, WCL Research Paper No. 09-36
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 20 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 23 Nov 2009
Nelson Tebbe and Robert L. Tsai
Cornell Law School and American University - Washington College of Law
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constitution, borrowing, First Amendment, Equal Protection, culture, minimalism, living constitutionalism, originalism, liberty, equality

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Inheritance and Disinheritance: African Customary Law and Constitutional Rights

Journal of Religion, Vol. 88, p. 466, 2008, Brooklyn Law School, Legal Studies Paper No. 120
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 06 Oct 2008
Nelson Tebbe
Cornell Law School
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South Africa, African customary law, gender equality

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Excluding Religion

156 University of Pennsylvania Law Review 1263 (2008), Brooklyn Law School, Legal Studies Paper No. 85
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 29 Aug 2007 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2008
Nelson Tebbe
Cornell Law School
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First Amendment, establishment clause, free exercise

4.

Witchcraft and Statecraft: Liberal Democracy in Africa

Georgetown Law Journal, Vol. 96, p. 183, 2007, Brooklyn Law School, Legal Studies Paper No. 84
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 29 Aug 2007 Last Revised: 08 Aug 2008
Nelson Tebbe
Cornell Law School
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South Africa, witchcraft, religious traditions

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Equal Access and the Right to Marry

University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Vol. 158, p. 1375, 2010, Indiana Legal Studies Research Paper No. 164, Brooklyn Law School, Legal Studies Paper No. 186
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 03 May 2010 Last Revised: 10 Jul 2013
Nelson Tebbe and Deborah A. Widiss
Cornell Law School and Indiana University Maurer School of Law
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same-sex marriage, due process, equal protection, constitutional law, Perry v. Schwarzenegger, marriage, right to marry, family law

6.

Nonbelievers

Virginia Law Review, Vol. 97, 2011, Brooklyn Law School, Legal Studies Paper No. 246
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 23 Aug 2011
Nelson Tebbe
Cornell Law School
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nonbelievers, atheists, agnostics, secular humanists, freethinkers, religious freedom, free exercise, establishment clause

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Condemning Religion: RLUIPA and the Politics of Eminent Domain

Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 85, No. 1, 2009, Brooklyn Law School, Legal Studies Paper No. 127
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 19 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 16 Dec 2009
Christopher Serkin and Nelson Tebbe
Vanderbilt Law School and Cornell Law School
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RLUIPA, eminent domain, land use, religious freedom, religious liberty, free exercise

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Witchcraft and the Polis

Journal of Religion, Vol. 86, p. 710, 2006, St. John's Legal Studies Research Paper No. 06-0042
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 22 Mar 2006
Nelson Tebbe
Cornell Law School
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Religion and Marriage Equality Statutes

Harvard Law & Policy Review, Vol. 9, p. 25, 2015, Brooklyn Law School, Legal Studies Paper No. 406
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 18 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 05 May 2015
Nelson Tebbe
Cornell Law School
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free exercise, same-sex marriage, equal protection, establishment clause

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Government Nonendorsement

Minnesota Law Review, Vol. 98, p. 648, 2013, Brooklyn Law School, Legal Studies Paper No. 287
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 07 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 23 Nov 2013
Nelson Tebbe
Cornell Law School
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government speech, free exercise, establishment clause, due process, equal protection, free speech, first amendment

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Free Exercise and the Problem of Symmetry

Hastings Law Journal, Vol. 56, 2005, St. John's Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-0023
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 11 Aug 2005
Nelson Tebbe
Cornell Law School
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Witchcraft and the Constitution

TRADITIONAL AFRICAN RELIGIONS IN SOUTH AFRICAN LAW, p. 156, T.W. Bennett, eds., UTC Press, 2011, Brooklyn Law School, Legal Studies Paper No. 248
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 13 Sep 2011
Nelson Tebbe
Cornell Law School
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witchcraft, South Africa, religion, constitutional law

13.

Countersupermajoritarianism

113 Michigan Law Review 809 (2015), Brooklyn Law School, Legal Studies Paper No. 404
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 04 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 24 Apr 2015
Frederic Bloom and Nelson Tebbe
University of Colorado Law School and Cornell Law School
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Constitution, originalism, supermajority, formalism, Condorcet, Reconstruction, pluralism, amendment, Article V

14.

Privatizing and Publicizing Speech

Northwestern University Law Review Colloquy, Vol. 104, p. 70, 2009, Brooklyn Law School, Legal Studies Paper No. 164
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 07 Sep 2009
Nelson Tebbe
Cornell Law School
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establishment cause, free speech, free exercise

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Associations and the Constitution: Four Questions About Four Freedoms

North Carolina Law Review, Vol. 92, No. 3, 2014, Brooklyn Law School, Legal Studies Paper No. 381
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 15 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2014
Nelson Tebbe
Cornell Law School
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First Amendment, Freedom of Association, Religious Freedom

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Excluding Religion: A Reply

University of Pennsylvania Law Review, PENNumbra, Vol. 157, p. 283, 2009, Brooklyn Law School, Legal Studies Paper No. 147
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 07 May 2009 Last Revised: 04 Jun 2009
Nelson Tebbe
Cornell Law School
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excluding religion, religious freedom, religion clauses, free exercise, free speech, first amendment

17.

The End of Religious Freedom: What is at Stake?

Pepperdine Law Review, Vol. 41, No. 963, 2014, Brooklyn Law School, Legal Studies Paper No. 403
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 06 Feb 2015
Nelson Tebbe
Cornell Law School
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Religious freedom, First Amendment, free exercise, establishment clause

18.

Smith in Theory and Practice

Cardozo Law Review, Vol. 32, No. 2055, 2011, Brooklyn Law School, Legal Studies Paper No. 233
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 22 May 2011
Nelson Tebbe
Cornell Law School
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Free Exercise, Religious Freedom, First Amendment, Employment Division v. Smith

19.

Notes on Borrowing and Convergence

Columbia Law Review Sidebar, Vol. 111, pp. 140-150, 2011, Brooklyn Law School, Legal Studies Paper No. 256, American University, WCL Research Paper No. 2011-29
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 01 Nov 2011
Robert L. Tsai and Nelson Tebbe
American University - Washington College of Law and Cornell Law School
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Fourth Amendment, exclusionary rule, criminal procedure, tort, remedies, borrowing, constitutional law, supreme court

20.

Eclecticism

Constitutional Commentary, 2009, Brooklyn Law School, Legal Studies Paper No. 130
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 29 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 27 Jul 2009
Nelson Tebbe
Cornell Law School
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establishment clause, religious liberty

21.

Introduction: Religion and Equality Law

Religion and Equality Law, Nelson Tebbe, ed., 2013
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 01 Oct 2013
Nelson Tebbe
Cornell Law School
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religious freedom, free exercise, establishment clause, international human rights, anti-discrimination

22.

Debate

Cornell Law Review, Vol. 102, No. 6, 2017, U of Michigan Public Law Research Paper No. 574, Vanderbilt Law Research Paper No. 17-57
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 25 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 15 Nov 2017
University of Michigan Law School, Vanderbilt Law School, Vanderbilt University - Law School and Cornell Law School
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Religious Freedom in an Egalitarian Age (Introduction)

N. Tebbe, Religious Freedom in an Egalitarian Age, Harvard University Press, 2017, Brooklyn Law School, Legal Studies Paper No. 481
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 25 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 09 Feb 2017
Nelson Tebbe
Cornell Law School
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religious freedom, equality law, civil rights, LGBT rights, reproductive freedom, women's rights, anti-discrimination, Free Exercise, Establishment Clause, First Amendment, political theory, coherence, skepticism

24.

How Much May Religious Accommodations Burden Others?

in Law, Religion, and Health in the United States (Elizabeth Sepper, Holly Fernandez Lynch, and I. Glenn Cohen, ed., Cambridge Univ. Press, 2017 Forthcoming), Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 16-25, Virginia Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper No. 2016-43
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 26 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 10 Aug 2016
Cornell Law School, University of Virginia School of Law and University of Virginia School of Law
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religious freedom, free exercise, establishment clause, civil rights

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When Do Religious Accommodations Burden Others?

The Conscience Wars: Rethinking the Balance between Religion, Identity, and Equality (Susanna Mancini & Michel Rosenfeld eds., Cambridge Univ. Press, 2017 Forthcoming), Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 16-25, Virginia Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper No. 2016-44
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 26 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 10 Aug 2016
Cornell Law School, University of Virginia School of Law and University of Virginia School of Law
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Is the Constitution Special?

Cornell Law Review, Vol. 101, p. 701, 2016, Brooklyn Law School, Legal Studies Paper No. 448, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 16-8
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 24 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 05 May 2016
Christopher Serkin and Nelson Tebbe
Vanderbilt Law School and Cornell Law School
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constitutional interpretation, statutory interpretation

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Religion and Social Coherentism

Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 91, No. 363, 2015, Brooklyn Law School, Legal Studies Paper No. 430
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 07 Jan 2016
Nelson Tebbe
Cornell Law School
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free exercise, establishment clause

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Religious Institutionalism — Why Now?

in The Rise of Corporate Religious Liberty: Hobby Lobby and the New Law of Religion in America 207 (Micah Schwartzman et al., eds. 2015) , Brooklyn Law School, Legal Studies Paper No. 429
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 23 Dec 2015
Nelson Tebbe and Paul Horwitz
Cornell Law School and University of Alabama School of Law
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religious freedom, free exercise, establishment clause, Hobby Lobby, first amendment