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Taquisha McKitty’s Father Reflects on Legal Battle to Keep Brain Dead Daughter in Hospital

In this video Taquisha McKitty’s father reflects on his legal battle to keep his brain dead daughter in the hospital. Read more detail on Recent Health Care Law posts –

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Legal Theory Lexicon: Legitimacy

Introduction Legitimacy. It’s a word much bandied about by students of the law. “Bush v. Gore was an illegitimate decision.” “The Supreme Court’s implied fundamental rights jurisprudence lacks legitimacy.” “The invasion of Iraq does not have a legitimate basis in … Continue reading

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Legal update: new European data privacy law comes into force on May 25, 2018

On May 25, 2018 the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will come into force. The GDPR will create new requirements for Canadian companies that handle the personal information of European individuals. The GDPR also allows for heavy penalties … Continue reading

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Ho on Natural Law in Chinese Legal Thought

Norman Ho (Peking University School of Transnational Law) has posted Natural Law in Chinese Legal Thought: The Philosophical System of Wang Yangming (Yonsei Law Journal, Vol. 8, No. 1 & 2, pgs. 1-30 (November 2017)) on SSRN.  Here is the abstract: Did … Continue reading

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Bagchi on the Politics of Legal Formalism

Aditi Bagchi (Fordham University School of Law) has posted The Contingent Politics of Legal Formalism (eds. Balganesh, Sichelman & Smith, The Legacy of Wesley Hohfeld: Edited Major Works, Select Personal Papers, and Original Commentaries (Cambridge University Press, 2018)) on SSRN.  Here is … Continue reading

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