Abstract

In this brief Foreword to the Kentucky Law Journal Symposium Issue, I chronicle the importance of Justice Scalia's death to election law jurisprudence and highlight the articles in this Issue that will shape the debate in the coming years. Part I looks at how a replacement for Justice Scalia could change, solidify, or extend various aspects of election law doctrine. Part II then summarizes the seven articles in this Symposium Issue, explaining how fresh eyes on the Court could potentially give these proposals a boost. This is a pivotal moment for election law. The Kentucky Law Journal articles in this Symposium Issue will lead the way.

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Article

Publication Date

2016

Notes/Citation Information

Joshua A. Douglas, A Pivotal Moment in Election Law, 104 Ky. L.J. 547 (2016).

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