Charles J. Reid

University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)

Professor of law

MSL 400, 1000 La Salle Avenue

Minneapolis, MN Minnesota 55403-2005

United States

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Scholarly Papers (30)

1.

Classical Religious Perspectives of Adoption Law

Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 79, 2004
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 12 Mar 2008
Daniel Pollack, Moshe Bleich, Charles J. Reid Jr. and Mohammad Fadel
Yeshiva University, Legal Aid Society of the District of Columbia, University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota) and University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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Citation 2

Abstract:

Judaism, Catholicism, Islam, rights of the child, adoption, rights of the parent

2.

Judicial Precedent in the Late Eighteenth and Early Nineteenth Centuries: A Commentary on Chancellor Kent's Commentaries

U of St. Thomas Legal Studies Research Paper No. 06-28
Number of pages: 98 Posted: 09 Aug 2006
Charles J. Reid Jr.
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)
Downloads 300 (78,091)
Citation 1

Abstract:

stare decisis, precedent, jurisprudence

3.

'May a Man Marry a Man?' Medieval Canon Lawyers Analyze Same-Sex Unions

U of St. Thomas (Minnesota) Legal Studies Research Paper No. 14-02
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 10 Jan 2014
Charles J. Reid Jr.
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)
Downloads 299 (74,893)

Abstract:

legal history, same-sex unions, same-sex marriage, medieval history, canon law

4.

The Rights of Children in Medieval Canon Law

U of St. Thomas Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07-34
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 19 Sep 2007
Charles J. Reid Jr.
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)
Downloads 299 (74,893)

Abstract:

Canon law, legal history, children's rights, children and the law

5.

Marriage: Its Relationship to Religion, Law, and the State

Jurist, Vol. 68, 2008, U of St. Thomas Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07-24
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 23 Aug 2007
Charles J. Reid Jr.
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)
Downloads 273 (84,801)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Marriage, canon law, law and religion

6.

The Three Antinomies of Modern Legal Positivism and Their Resolution in Christian Legal Thought

Regent University Law Review, Vol. 18, p. 53, 2005, U of St. Thomas Legal Studies Research Paper No. 06-07
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 30 Mar 2006
Charles J. Reid Jr.
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)
Downloads 255 (87,166)

Abstract:

Legal history, law and religion, Catholic social thought, jurisprudence

7.

The Supreme Court and Marriage: A History of the Federalization of Marriage

Harvard Journal of Law and Public Policy, 2005, U of St. Thomas Legal Studies Research Paper No. 05-05
Number of pages: 88 Posted: 03 Oct 2005
Charles J. Reid Jr.
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)
Downloads 153 (150,879)

Abstract:

marriage, domestic relations, Supreme Court history

8.

Hugo Grotius - A Case of Dubious Paternity

U of St. Thomas Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07-13, Green Bag, Vol. 10, No. 2d, p. 109, Autumn 2006
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 13 Apr 2007
Charles J. Reid Jr.
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)
Downloads 146 (154,997)

Abstract:

Grotius, International law, political theory, natural rights, natural law

9.

The Devil Comes to Kansas: A Story of Free Love and the Law

U of St. Thomas Legal Studies Research Paper No. 11-26
Number of pages: 116 Posted: 24 Sep 2011
Charles J. Reid Jr.
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)
Downloads 137 (160,353)

Abstract:

legal history, Moses Harman, free love, law and sexuality, law and marriage, sexual privacy, law and religion

10.

Children and the Right to Life in the Canon Law and the Magisterium of the Catholic Church: 1878 to the Present

BEST LOVE OF THE CHILD, Timothy Jackson, (ed.), 2008, U of St. Thomas Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07-33
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 19 Sep 2007
Charles J. Reid Jr.
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)
Downloads 124 (181,253)

Abstract:

Canon law, children and the law, children's rights, abortion, reproductive rights, right to life

11.

Perspectives on Institutional Change

U of St. Thomas Legal Studies Research Paper No. 06-05
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 24 Jan 2006
Charles J. Reid Jr.
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)
Downloads 109 (197,853)

Abstract:

Family law, marriage, legal history, institutional change

12.

Law Reform in the Ancient World: Did the Emperor Augustus Succeed or Fail in His Morals Legislation?

U of St. Thomas (Minnesota) Legal Studies Research Paper No. 15-06
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 06 Mar 2015
Charles J. Reid Jr.
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)
Downloads 99 (149,346)

Abstract:

morality and law, morals legislation, Augustus, Roman law, Roman empire

13.

Abortion, Bishops, Eucharist, and Politicians: A Question of Communion

Catholic Lawyer, Vol. 43, No. 255, 2004
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 16 Nov 2004
Gregory C. Sisk and Charles J. Reid Jr.
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota) and University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)
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14.

Highway to Hell: The Great National Highway Debate of 1830 and Congress as Constitutional Interpreter

U of St. Thomas (Minnesota) Legal Studies Research Paper No. 14-20
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 07 May 2014
Charles J. Reid Jr.
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)
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Abstract:

legal history, public works, constitutional interpretation, judicial supremacy, slavery, antebellum period, constitutional powers, states' rights

15.

Sovereignty and Belief: Thoughts on H.L.A. Hart, the Rule of Recognition, and the Crisis in Iraq

Judicial Service Association Journal (2014 Forthcoming), U of St. Thomas (Minnesota) Legal Studies Research Paper No. 14-42
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 22 Nov 2014
Charles J. Reid Jr.
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)
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Abstract:

H.L.A. Hart, sovereignty, Rule of Recognition, Iraq, Crisis in Iraq

16.

The Journey to Seneca Falls: Mary Wollstonecraft, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, and the Legal Emancipation of Women

U of St. Thomas Legal Studies Research Paper No. 13-03
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 12 Feb 2013
Charles J. Reid Jr.
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)
Downloads 76 (229,653)

Abstract:

women's rights, seneca falls, coverture, legal history

17.

Edward Douglass White's Use of Roman and Canon Law: A Study in the Supreme Court's Use of Foreign Legal Citations

University of St. Thomas Law Journal, Vol. 3, p. 281, 2005, U of St. Thomas Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07-19
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 18 Jun 2007
Charles J. Reid Jr.
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)
Downloads 67 (270,514)

Abstract:

Supreme Court, foreign legal citations, Roman law, canon law Edward Douglass White

18.

In the Steps of Gratian: Writing the History of Canon Law in the 1990s

Emory Law Journal, Vol. 48, No. 2, pp. 647-688, 1999
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 13 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 04 Oct 2014
John Witte Jr. and Charles J. Reid Jr.
Emory University School of Law and University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)
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Abstract:

Gratian; Canon Law; Catholic Church; Papacy; Civil Law; Law and Religion; James Brundage; Jean Gaudemet; John Noonan; R.H. Helmholz

19.

Tradition in Revolution: Harold J. Berman and the Historical Understanding of the Papacy

Rechtsgeschichte - Legal History, Rg. 21, pp. 219 – 223, 2013, U of St. Thomas (Minnesota) Legal Studies Research Paper No. 14-07,
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 16 Jan 2014
Charles J. Reid Jr.
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)
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Abstract:

legal history, papacy, tradition, western legal tradition, Pope Francis, Catholic Church

20.

The Priesthood and the Sacrament of Marriage

PRIESTHOOD AND THE SEVEN SACRAMENTS (E.J. Brill, Gregory Peters, ed., Forthcoming), U of St. Thomas (Minnesota) Legal Studies Research Paper No. 13-35
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 01 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 06 Nov 2013
Charles J. Reid Jr.
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)
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Abstract:

priesthood, sacraments, sacrament of marriage, Catholic theology, canon law

21.

Vladimir Putin's Culture of Terror: What Is to Be Done?

University of St. Thomas Journal of Law and Public Policy, 2015, Forthcoming, U of St. Thomas (Minnesota) Legal Studies Research Paper No. 15-10
Number of pages: 86 Posted: 17 Apr 2015
Charles J. Reid Jr.
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)
Downloads 51 (194,137)

Abstract:

Ukraine; Sovereignty; Russia; Diplomacy; China; India; International Court of Justice; International Aggression; Assassination; Nuclear Taboo; Article 5, NATO Charter; United Nations Charter; Vladimir Putin; Culture of Terror; Disputed Territorial Claims; Geopolitics

22.

A Louisiana Civilian in the Supreme Court: The Selective Service Cases Revisited

Paola Maffei and Gian Maria Varanini, eds., Honos alit artes: Etudes pour le soixante-dixieme anniversaire de Mario Ascheri. University of Florence Press, February, 2014 (Forthcoming), U of St. Thomas (Minnesota) Legal Studies Research Paper No. 13-19
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 20 May 2013
Charles J. Reid Jr.
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)
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Abstract:

Supreme Court, Justice of the Supreme Court, Edward Douglass White, civil law, Selective Service Cases, conscription law

23.

Diversity in Western Constitutionalism: Chartered Rights, Federated Structures, and Natural Law Reasoning in Burke's Theory of Empire

McGeorge Law Review, Vol. 29, p. 27, 1997-1998
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 01 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 26 Apr 2012
Bruce P. Frohnen and Charles J. Reid Jr.
Ohio Northern University College of Law and University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)
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24.

Same Sex Unions and the Catholic Church: How Law and Doctrine Evolve

U of St. Thomas (Minnesota) Legal Studies Research Paper No. 16-27
Number of pages: 158 Posted: 12 Nov 2016
Charles J. Reid Jr.
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)
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Abstract:

Human Rights, Human Dignity, Same-Sex Unions, Catholic Church, Natural Law, Personalism, the Holy Roman Rota, Same-Sex Attraction, Jurisprudence, psychology, neuroscience, Canon Law

25.

America's First Great Constitutional Controversy: Alexander Hamilton's Bank of the United States

U of St. Thomas (Minnesota) Legal Studies Research Paper No. 16-21
Number of pages: 82 Posted: 21 Sep 2016
Charles J. Reid Jr.
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)
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Abstract:

Constitution, Implied Powers, States’ Rights, Federalism, Banking, Constitutional History, Alexander Hamilton, Thomas Jefferson, James Madison

26.

The Jurisprudence of the Forced Share: The High and Late Middle Ages

Norwegian Academy of Sciences, “Donations: Strategies and Relations in the Latin West/Nordic Countries From the Late Roman Period Until Today” (Routledge, Ole-Albert Ronning, Helle Moller Sighe & Helle Vogt, eds., 2016 Forthcoming), U of St. Thomas (Minnesota) Legal Studies Research Paper No. 16-02,
Number of pages: 89 Posted: 19 Jan 2016
Charles J. Reid Jr.
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)
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Abstract:

Roman Law, Law of Succession, Inheritance, Children, Marriage, Family, Familial Affection, forced share, inheritance, canon law, Catholic Church, medieval law, reciprocity, children, families, spouses, natural rights, natural law, Roman law, testamentary freedom, wills and trusts

27.

The Jurisprudence of the Forced Share in the Ancient World: From Cicero to Justinian?

Norwegian Academy of Sciences, “Donations: Strategies and Relations in the Latin West/Nordic Countries From the Late Roman Period Until Today” (Routledge, Ole-Albert Ronning, Helle Moller Sighe & Helle Vogt, eds., 2016 Forthcoming), U of St. Thomas (Minnesota) Legal Studies Research Paper No. 16-01,
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 19 Jan 2016
Charles J. Reid Jr.
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)
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Abstract:

Roman Law, Law of Succession, Inheritance, Children, Marriage, Family, Familial Affection, forced share, inheritance, canon law, Catholic Church, medieval law, reciprocity, children, families, spouses, natural rights, natural law, Roman law, testamentary freedom, wills and trusts

28.

Eat What You Kill: Or, a Strange and Gothic Tale of Cannibalism by Consent

North Carolina Journal of International Law and Commercial Regulation (2013) Forthcoming, U of St. Thomas (Minnesota) Legal Studies Research Paper No. 13-09
Posted: 03 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 10 Apr 2013
Charles J. Reid Jr.
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)

Abstract:

jurisprudence, consent-based jurisprudence, cannibalism, law and morality

29.

Tales Legal Fictions Tell

Northwestern Interdisciplinary Law Review, Forthcoming, U of St. Thomas Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12-14
Posted: 27 Mar 2012
Charles J. Reid Jr.
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)

Abstract:

Male headship, coverture, marital rape, William Blackstone, Mary Wollstonecraft, John Stuart Mill, American state legislatures, corporate personality, Stephen Colbert

30.

Power Over the Body, Equality in the Family: Rights and Domestic Relations in Medieval Canon Law

U of St. Thomas Legal Studies Research Paper No. 05-08, Charles J. Reid Jr., POWER OVER THE BODY, EQUALITY IN THE FAMILY: RIGHTS AND DOMESTIC RELATIONS IN MEDIEVAL CANON LAW, William B. Eerdmans Publishing Company, 2004
Posted: 19 Oct 2005
Charles J. Reid Jr.
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)

Abstract:

Marriage, domestic relations, family, canon law, legal history, rights of women