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Religion as Speech: The Growing Role of Free Speech Jurisprudence in Protecting Religious Liberty
This article explores the role of free speech jurisprudence in protecting religious liberty, both describing how that role has grown in recent years and evaluating its propriety for the twenty-first century. The article ...
Politics, Religion, and the First Amendment
This article examines some of the lesser-studied constitutional issues surrounding the religion-in-politics debate. Part I of the article examines the perceived relation of religion and politics at the nation's founding, ...
Speech Shouldn't be "Free" at Funerals: An Analysis of the Respect for America's Fallen Heroes Act
(Northern Illinois University Law Review, 2008-05)
This comment analyzes the facial constitutionality of the protest limitation provisions of the Respect for America's Fallen Heroes Act under the First Amendment's free speech clause and concludes that they are constitutional ...
Judicial Campaign Speech Restrictions in Light of Republican Party of Minnesota v. White
(Northern Illinois University Law Review, 2004-05)
In the United States Supreme Court decision Republican Party of Minnesota v. White, a five-to-four majority struck down a judicial campaign speech restriction designed to uphold the impartiality and integrity of the judiciary ...
Public Employers and E-Mail: A Primer for the Practitioner and the Public Professional
(Northern Illinois University Law Review, 2003-05)
E-mail and related technology have created multi-faceted issues for public employers and legal practitioners. The article examines the issue of e-mail communications from the perspective of public records and public meeting ...
God, Man, and Law: Of Rights and Responsibilities
(Northern Illinois University Law Review, 2001-11)
This comment examines the evolving construction, modifications and improvements made to the "wall of separation between church and state." Initially, the comment presents an analysis of the unifying religious themes of ...