Day: March 17, 2008

Do We Understand Shariah?

In yesterday’s New York Times magazine there was a fantastic article by Noah Feldman titled ‘Why Shariah?’ in which he examines the history and current rise in popular support for the Islamic legal tradition, Shariah. As a future lawyer I…

Guest for the Week

As Jill is officially on her well earned vacation I thought I would introduce myself as this week’s guest blogger. I most recently guest-blogged back in December while living in Tanzania and interning for a legal NGO there. I left…