Fresh water pump in the countryside of Punjab

February 21, 2023 Comparing Colonial Water Legacies: Flow and Stagnation in Legal Development

Buffalo Environmental Law Journal publish new article by former Visiting Fellow Erum Sattar about colonial water legacies

January 20, 2023 Branded Bodies: Judicial Torture, Punishment, and Infamy in Nineteenth-Century Iran

Former Visiting Fellow Farzin Vejdani's latest Open-Access article published by Cambridge University Press.

Muslim woman crying and returning wedding ring to her husband.

December 25, 2022 Unilateral Repudiation or Divorce? Ṭalāq Betwixt and Between Diverse (Extra-)Judicial Environments

An article examining the multiple manners in which a foreign form of nuptial dissolution – broadly identified with the Arabic term ṭalāq can de facto be civilly recognized by judicial and administrative authorities.

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December 01, 2022 Justice and Beauty in Muslim Marriage

Visiting Fellow Marwa Sharafeldin’s co-authored chapter with Lynn Welchman and Zahia Jouirou on "Muslim Family Laws: Trajectories of Reform."