Ten Years from the Bottom
March 20 Global Financial Markets Center conference will reflect on the financial crisis and its lasting impact
New Duke Law research center focuses on gun rights and regulation
Second Amendment scholars Joseph Blocher and Darrell Miller co-direct the Duke Center for Firearms Law.
Lucas v. South Carolina Coastal Council
When David Lucas discovered that he could not build on his beachfront lots, he challenged South Carolina's limits on development along the beach. The legal case that followed, 505 U.S. 1003 (1992), pitted the state's interest in preserving the shoreline against Lucas's rights as a property owner and became a milestone in the law of takings.