SJD Student Publishes on Islamic Jurisprudence
Mohamed Abdelaal, a first-year SJD candidate from Alexandria, Egypt, participated in the workshop on International and Comparative Law at Washington University School of Law in Saint Louis March 30, 2012. He presented his paper titled "Rising of Taqlid as the Secondary Judicial Approach in the Islamic Judiciary." The workshop was presented by Washington University's Center on Law, Innovation, and Economic Growth.
Abdelaal also had a paper published recently entitled Taqlid v. Ijtihad: The Rise of Taqlid as the Secondary Judicial Approach in Islamic Jurisprudence, the work was published in The Journal Jurisprudence (Vol. 14, 2012). He also will participate in International Law Weekend, presented by the International Law Students Association in New York City in October 2012.