Recent Faculty Scholarship
Following is a sample of scholarship recently produced by members of the College of Law's faculty. Readers may follow the link provided within each posting to download a copy of the entire paper. For a more complete list of faculty scholarship, please visit the Faculty Bibliography. For access to all Iowa Law faculty scholarship that has been posted on the Social Science Research Network, please click here.
A Singular Conscience: In re Summers
Professor VanderVelde tells the story (and examines the implications) of the United States Supreme Court’s 1945 decision in In re Summers, in which the Court ruled that Illinois could deny Clyde Summers’s application for admission to the Bar based on his status as a conscientious objector to war. To read the paper, click here and then press the “one-click download” button.Posted on July 27, 2011