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What does Justice Gorsuch mean for Corporate Personhood?

By Declan Cleary on Monday, May 22nd, 2017

It is plainly apparent that the late Justice Antonin Scalia had a judicial record which sought to expand the rights of corporations as individuals.[1] Yet, with Neil Gorsuch’s recent approval to the bench, the question stands as to whether the somewhat controversial notion of corporations as people will broaden, decline, or maintain the status quo….

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2016 Braun Symposium on Restorative Justice

By Law Review on Sunday, October 16th, 2016

The John Marshall Law Review is proud to be hosting, with The John Marshall Law School, the 2016 Braun Symposium on Restorative Justice. The criminal justice system is constantly adapting to the ideologies and public policies of the society it serves. In the age of mass incarceration, our judicial system has become too focused on…

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Freedom of Information, Government Secrets and the Challenge of New Technology

By Law Review on Friday, February 28th, 2014

By:  Michael P. Seng[i], Professor, The John Marshall Law School I.  Introduction The United States government’s actions against Sgt. Chelsea Manning and Edward Snowden and other whistleblowers raise serious questions about freedom of information, government secrets, and new technology.  The Obama administration has prosecuted more persons for leaking government secrets than the number previously prosecuted…

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Playing All the Wrong Cards: Asserting Privacy Rights to User Information Submitted to Social Networks

By Michael Taege on Saturday, November 17th, 2012

A. Contracting for Privacy in a Public Forum Modern day law and supernatural legend rarely intersect. This does not mean correctly understanding a legal issue is immune from aid rendered by such stories. For example, Goethe’s Faust provides an illustrative parallel to standardized agreements, or adhesion contracts. In Faust, the protagonist seeks a pure moment…

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