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Thursday, July 22, 2021
A Symposium on McCurdy on Cooley's "Constitutional Limitations"
Thomas Cooley (
The Sixth Annual Salmon P. Chase Lecture, sponsored by the Georgetown Center for the Constitution and the Supreme Court Historical Society, and accompanying symposium was
Georgetown Journal of Law & Public Policy
Charles W. McCurdy
The Problem of General Constitutional Law: Thomas McIntyre Cooley, Constitutional Limitations, and the Supreme Court of the United States, 1868-1878
. Other contributors to the symposium were
(“Contracts, Constitutions, and Getting the Interpretation-Construction Distinction Right”);
Lawrence B. Solum
(“Cooley's Constitutional Limitations and Constitutional Originalism”); and
(“The Misunderstood Thomas Cooley: Regulation and Natural Rights from the Founding to the ICC”).
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