Duality – A Dialogue on the Comparison of Canon Law to Civil Law


This presentation will cover an exploration on the interpretation of law, in particular, Canon law and how that approach differs from the American system of interpretations. A judicial perspective will focus on where American courts have given deference to Canon law in various rulings; i.e., rulings in the American civil system, not points of international law.

Participants will garner insights on how Canon law, in its design, is interpreted and therefore possible effects in American Civil Law.

Sponsored by the Sacramento County Public Law Library and the St. Thomas More Society, Sacramento at Blue Prynt Restaurant & Bar, 815 11th St, Sacramento, CA 95814 on Wednesday, May 18, 2016.

Registration begins at 11:45 AM; lunch from 12:00 PM to 12:15 PM; presentation 12:15 PM to 1:15 PM.

PLEASE NOTE: $25.00 pre-paid registration fee UNTIL 5:00 PM on May 17, 2016, or $35.00 “at the door” (check or cash only) on day of the event, May 18, 2016, as space is available.

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SKU: 48d4167a0f3b

MCLE Credit

1 hour

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