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Constitutional Borrowing and other Hazards: The Islamic Republic and Transformations in Islamic Law

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Duration: 1:00:00 | Added: 25 May 2012
Professor Miriam Kunkler explores how, in Iranian constitutional and in penal law, pragmatic considerations have begun to trump ideological commitments to Shii jurisprudence since the 1979 constitution,.

most notably so with the introduction of maslahat as a valid legal principle in 1988.

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