constitutional rights; foreign nations
This response first looks at the historical understanding of foreign sovereign immunity and the ways in which it should inform our reading of Article III. It then considers the role that sovereign immunity protections for foreign nations currently play. It closes with a suggestion that—while the sovereign immunity regime is largely adequate to protect other nations’ interests—Professor Wuerth’s insights nonetheless have a role to play in our understanding of cases involving foreign sovereigns.
"Novel Perspectives on Due Process Symposium: Rights, Immunities, and Sovereigns,"
Fordham Law Review Online: Vol. 88
, Article 7.
Available at: https://ir.lawnet.fordham.edu/flro/vol88/iss1/7