Constitutional law and Fundamental Rights (2015/2016)

Course code
4S003635
Name of lecturer
Daniele Butturini
Coordinator
Daniele Butturini
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Academic sector
IUS/08 - CONSTITUTIONAL LAW
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
2° periodo lezioni - LM-62, 3° periodo lezioni - LM-62

Lesson timetable

2° periodo lezioni - LM-62
Day Time Type Place Note
Thursday 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall F  
Saturday 9:30 AM - 1:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall G  
3° periodo lezioni - LM-62
Day Time Type Place Note
Thursday 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall F  
Saturday 9:30 AM - 1:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall G  

Learning outcomes

The course provides to analyze the instruments for an understanding of relationship between constitutional law and legal definition of emergency, examining how the emergencies influences the fundamental rights guaranteed by the Constitution. Examining how the priority of constitutionalism is balance freedom and security, the area of emergencies will be developed on many areas involving the sources of law, the constitutional law of war and the phenomena of aggression inside and outside. The course analyzes the rights and the changes of system of government during times of emergencies.

Syllabus

The legal definition of emergency. The classical doctrines on emergency. The legal forms of emergency: the emergency law, the constitutional crisis, the illegal revision, the absolute emergency. The state of exception. Emergencies and technical limitation of fundamental rights. War and constitution. Law of war. The necessary powers. The minimum constitutional imperative. The relationship between war and form of government.

Teaching aids

Documents

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2015/2016