UIC Law Review

Citations to This Work

  • Ann Lousin, Justice Brennan's Call to Arms--What Has Happened Since 1977?, 77 Ohio St. L.J. 387 (2016)


The Illinois Supreme Court has ironically chosen to make the Illinois Constitution completely insignificant in several areas of constitutional law. It has accomplished this through “the limited lockstep doctrine.” This approach is used to interpret cognate provisions of the U.S. and Illinois Constitutions.