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Panel on Islamic Law and Constitutionalism: AALS 2024 Meeting, January 4, 2024 @ 8:00 – 9:40 a.m.

January 4 @ 08:00 - 09:40

Islamic Law and Constitutionalism (Thursday, January 4th, 2024 – 8am to 9:40am)


  • Marzieh Tofighi Darian (Princeton University), “Abusive Islamic Judicial Review”
  • Safa Ben Saad (Université de Sherbrooke), “Islamic constitutionalism: a stillborn model”
  • Bahman Khodadadi (Yale Law School), “Judge vs. Legislator in Islamic Constitutionalism: A Case Study of Iran”
  • Said Kaymakci (Catholic University): “Searching for a Lost Tradition: Ottoman Constitutionalism in Theory and Practice (1592-1807)”

Moderator: Asifa Quraishi-Landes (Professor, University of Wisconsin Law)