USD School of Law Professor Michael Rappaport’s Work Referenced in Patheos

Professor Michael Rappaport’s Work Referenced in Patheos

Professor Michael Rappaport

SAN DIEGO (April 20, 2020) – University of San Diego (USD) School of Law Professor Michael Rappaport’s work about originalism was referenced in The Patheos. Rappaport has reviewed significant developments in originalism in the past year, noting that Justice Gorsuch and Justice Thomas have serious disagreements on their originalist versions of the constitution.

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About Professor Michael Rappaport

Hugh and Hazel Darling Professor of Law Michael Rappaport’s area of expertise is Constitutional Law. He is the Director of the Center for the Study of Constitutional Originalism. He has taught overseas at the Sorbonne in Paris, France, and at Bar-Ilan University in Ramat Gan, Israel. Rappaport is also a member of the Administrative Law & Regulation Executive Committee of The Federalist Society.

About the University of San Diego School of Law

Each year, USD educates approximately 800 Juris Doctor and graduate law students from throughout the United States and around the world. The law school is best known for its offerings in the areas of business and corporate law, constitutional law, intellectual property, international and comparative law, public interest law and taxation.

USD School of Law is one of the 84 law schools elected to the Order of the Coif, a national honor society for law school graduates. The law school's faculty is a strong group of outstanding scholars and teachers with national and international reputations and currently ranks 36th nationally among U.S. law faculties in scholarly impact and 22nd nationally in past-year faculty downloads on the Social Sciences Research Network (SSRN). The school is accredited by the American Bar Association and is a member of the Association of American Law Schools. Founded in 1954, the law school is part of the University of San Diego, a private, independent, Roman Catholic university chartered in 1949.


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