Considering the influence of foreign precedents in constitutional decisions is today one of the most important tools used in Latin American constitutional adjudication. The purpose of this essay is to establish the frequency and the extent to which Supreme Courts and Constitutional Courts in Latin America use foreign law and foreign precedents in constitutional decisions.

Foreign Law and Foreign Case Law before Latin American Constitutional and Supreme Courts

francesca polacchini
2020

Abstract

Considering the influence of foreign precedents in constitutional decisions is today one of the most important tools used in Latin American constitutional adjudication. The purpose of this essay is to establish the frequency and the extent to which Supreme Courts and Constitutional Courts in Latin America use foreign law and foreign precedents in constitutional decisions.
Judicial Cosmopolitanism. The Use of Foreign Law in Contemporary Constitutional Systems
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