New Life for the 'Criteria Tests' in State Constitutional Jurisprudence: Gunwall Is Dead - Long Live Gunwall!
33 Pages Posted: 11 Oct 2010 Last revised: 28 Jun 2018
Date Written: January 1, 2006
Outlines the develoment of state constitutional jurisprudence in Washington State between 1986 and 2006. Provides a general theory of state constitutional analysis, and recommends retention of the "creteria" approach to application of state constitutions, primarily as an interpretive tool.
Keywords: State constitutional law, state constitutional jurisprudence
JEL Classification: K19
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