The Catholic University of America

Professor Ken Pennington is giving the opening plenary talk at the National Library of Portugal on February 25th to introduce a conference at the Library on Medieval Legal Manuscripts and to open an exhibition of the holdings of the library's manuscripts. On February 29th he will give a talk at the University of Lisbon Law School on the "Jurisprudence of a Legitimate Defense" in continental European law and Anglo-American common law.


Kenneth Pennington  

Professor Kenneth Pennington's Areas of Expertise

History of Procedure

History of Due Process

History of Torture

History of the Ius commune

Constitutional Thought and Political Theory


For additional information about our professors' areas of speciality, see his faculty profile page.