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Invitation to Friends of I-CONnect: 2020 Global Conference on Constitution-Making and Constitutional Change

—Richard Albert, William Stamps Farish Professor in Law and Professor of Government, The University of Texas at Austin Friends of I-CONnect are welcome to attend a major international conference on “Constitution-Making and Constitutional Change,” to be held this coming week on January 17-18, 2020, at the University of Texas at Austin. Attendance is free. The

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Published on January 12, 2020
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Special Announcement: I-CONnect Columnists for 2020

—David Landau, Florida State University College of Law The editors of I-CONnect are pleased to announce our new slate of columnists for 2020: Sofia Ranchordas, Andrea Scoseria Katz, Alexander Hudson, and Yvonne Tew. We are confident that they will provide a diverse and fascinating set of voices, representing a range of regional and substantive areas

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Published on January 11, 2020
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Iran and the Rhetoric of International Law

—Jill Goldenziel, Marine Corps University-Command and Staff College [Editor’s note: This is one of our biweekly I-CONnect columns. Columns, while scholarly in accordance with the tone of the blog and about the same length as a normal blog post, are a bit more “op-ed” in nature than standard posts. For more information about our four

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Published on January 9, 2020
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Undoing Authoritarianism: Thailand’s Campaign to Amend the 2017 Constitution

–Khemthong Tonsakulrungruang, Faculty of Law, Chulalongkorn University The 2017 Constitution has only been in effect for two years but the movement to amend, or even replace it, is spawning. The campaign for a constitutional change is spearheaded mainly by the opposition party, supported by several anti-junta groups. At present, the movement is in an infant

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Published on January 8, 2020
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Analyzing the Legality of the Soleimani Strike

—Jill Goldenziel, Marine Corps University-Command and Staff College [Editor’s note: This is one of our biweekly I-CONnect columns. Columns, while scholarly in accordance with the tone of the blog and about the same length as a normal blog post, are a bit more “op-ed” in nature than standard posts. For more information about our four

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Published on January 7, 2020
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What’s New in Public Law

–Mohamed Abdelaal, Assistant Professor, Alexandria University Faculty of Law In this weekly feature, I-CONnect publishes a curated reading list of developments in public law. “Developments” may include a selection of links to news, high court decisions, new or recent scholarly books and articles, and blog posts from around the public law blogosphere. To submit relevant

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Published on January 6, 2020
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Meet the 2020 Team for “What’s New in Public Law”

–The Editors Exactly six years ago on January 5, 2014, we published the very first edition of “What’s New in Public Law.” Its format today is largely unchanged, and its purpose has remained the same: to update our readers on recent developments in public law around the world. Developments include news from constitutional and supreme courts, new scholarship

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Published on January 5, 2020
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I-CONnect at the AALS Annual Meeting in Washington, DC

–The Editors The I-CONnect Editors will all be in Washington, DC, this week for the Annual Meeting of the Association of American Law Schools. Tom Ginsburg will participate in a panel on “Representation, Voting, and Sustainable Constitutional Democracy” Sunday, January 5, from 1:30pm to 3:15pm in the Marriott Ballroom Salon 2. Other panelists include Guy-Uriel

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Published on January 1, 2020
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