Matthew J. Steilen

State University of New York (SUNY) at Buffalo, Law School

Professor of Law

School of Law

528 O'Brian Hall

Buffalo, NY 14260-1100

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

19

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Scholarly Papers (19)

1.

The Democratic Common Law

Matthew Steilen, THE DEMOCRATIC COMMON LAW, p. 454, J. Juris, 2011
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 25 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 28 Nov 2017
Matthew J. Steilen
State University of New York (SUNY) at Buffalo, Law School
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Common Law, Scalia, Bentham, democratic theory, deliberative democracy, Traynor

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Reason, the Common Law, and the Living Constitution

Legal Theory, Volume 17, Issue 4
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 22 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 25 Mar 2014
Matthew J. Steilen
State University of New York (SUNY) at Buffalo, Law School
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Living Constitution, Common Law, Common Law Constitutionalism, Jurisprudence, David Strauss, First Amendment, Subversive Advocacy

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On the Place of Judge-Made Law in a Government of Laws

Critical Analysis of Law 3:2 (2016), pp.243-60.
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 05 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 09 Dec 2016
Matthew J. Steilen
State University of New York (SUNY) at Buffalo, Law School
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government of laws, rule of law, judge-made law, common law, John Adams, separation of powers

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Bills of Attainder

53 Houston Law Review 767 (2016), SUNY Buffalo Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2015-024
Number of pages: 142 Posted: 13 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 09 Feb 2016
Matthew J. Steilen
State University of New York (SUNY) at Buffalo, Law School
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bills of attainder, bill of attainder, Bill of Attainder Clause, treason, Treason Clause, Strafford, due process, separation of powers

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Judicial Review and Non-Enforcement at the Founding

University of Pennsylvania Journal of Constitutional Law, vol. 17, p. 479, November 2014, SUNY Buffalo Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2014-020
Number of pages: 90 Posted: 04 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 20 Nov 2014
Matthew J. Steilen
State University of New York (SUNY) at Buffalo, Law School
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judicial review, non-enforcement, expounding, expound, exposition, case or controversy, Jefferson, Madison, Kamper v. Hawkins

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Minimalism and Deliberative Democracy: A Closer Look at the Virtues of 'Shallowness'

Seattle University Law Review, Vol. 33, 2010
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 08 Jan 2010
Matthew J. Steilen
State University of New York (SUNY) at Buffalo, Law School
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Sunstein, Minimalism, Deliberative Democracy, Shallowness, First Amendment

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How to Think Constitutionally About Prerogative: A Study of Early American Usage

Buffalo Law Review, Vol. 66, p. 557, (2018), University at Buffalo School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2017-019
Number of pages: 112 Posted: 04 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 21 Jun 2018
Matthew J. Steilen
State University of New York (SUNY) at Buffalo, Law School
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Prerogative, Royal Prerogative, Locke, Presidential Power, Executive Prerogative, Article II, Executive Power, Emergency Power, State of Exception, Youngstown

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Life and Afterlife in the Steel Seizure Case

Buffalo Law Review Vol. 70 (2022), 875-911, University at Buffalo School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2021-011
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 12 Mar 2022 Last Revised: 08 Jun 2022
Matthew J. Steilen
State University of New York (SUNY) at Buffalo, Law School
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Youngstown, Steel Seizure, Jackson concurrence, Watergate, War Powers Resolution, National Emergencies Act

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Due Process as Choice of Law: A Study in the History of a Judicial Doctrine

William & Mary Bill of Rights, Vol. 24, 2016
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 01 May 2016
Matthew J. Steilen
State University of New York (SUNY) at Buffalo, Law School
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due process, procedural due process, choice of law, conflicts of law, Mathews, Mathews v. Eldridge, Murray's Lessee, Taylor v. Porter, Zylstra, Hoke, Davidson v. New Orleans, Hagar, Londoner, Bi-Metallic, McGrath, Goldberg

10.

The Constitutional Convention and Constitutional Change: A Revisionist History

Lewis & Clark Law Review, Vol. 24, No. 1, 2020
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 16 Aug 2019 Last Revised: 08 Mar 2020
Matthew J. Steilen
State University of New York (SUNY) at Buffalo, Law School
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convention, constitutional convention, constitutional change, Article V, revolutionary convention, revolutionary Pennsylvania

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Parental Rights and the State Regulation of Religious Schools

Brigham Young University Education & Law Journal, p. 269, 2009
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 18 Jan 2010
Matthew J. Steilen
State University of New York (SUNY) at Buffalo, Law School
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First Amendment, Establishment Clause, Religious Education, Catholic Education, Yoder

12.

Presidential Whim

University at Buffalo School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2019-015, Ohio North University Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 17 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2020
Matthew J. Steilen
State University of New York (SUNY) at Buffalo, Law School
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President, presidential power, executive power, faithfulness, take care, judicial review, delegation

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Collaborative Departmentalism

61 Buffalo Law Review 345 (2013)
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 10 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 05 Feb 2016
Matthew J. Steilen
State University of New York (SUNY) at Buffalo, Law School
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departmentalism, presidential review, executive review, take care clause, judicial supremacy, popular constitutionalism, separation of powers, non-enforcement, new governance, collaborative governance

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The Josiah Philips Attainder and the Institutional Structure of the American Revolution

Howard Law Journal, Vol. 60, No. 2, 2017, SUNY Buffalo Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2016-017
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 11 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 27 Jul 2017
Matthew J. Steilen
State University of New York (SUNY) at Buffalo, Law School
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Guide to Bill of Attainder Clauses in Article I, sections 9 and 10

University at Buffalo School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2022-016
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 24 Jan 2023 Last Revised: 07 Apr 2023
Matthew J. Steilen
State University of New York (SUNY) at Buffalo, Law School
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bills of attainder, Bill of Attainder Clause, attainder, attainted, notorious, anti-loyalist, anti-communist

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Genteel Culture, Legal Education, and Constitutional Controversy in Early National Virginia

Law and History Review, 1-36, 2023. doi:10.1017/S0738248023000378
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 14 Aug 2023
Matthew J. Steilen
State University of New York (SUNY) at Buffalo, Law School
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Legal Education, Virginia society, Wythe, William and Mary, federalism, separation of powers

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Our Imperial Federal Courts

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 16 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 21 Jun 2021
Matthew J. Steilen
State University of New York (SUNY) at Buffalo, Law School
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The Security Court

Maryland Law Review, Vol. 78, 2018, University at Buffalo School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2017-004
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 01 Aug 2017 Last Revised: 26 Sep 2018
Matthew J. Steilen
State University of New York (SUNY) at Buffalo, Law School
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Normativity and Objectivity in Historical Writing (My Dinner with Schlegel)

Buffalo Law Review Vol. 69, No. 1
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 09 Feb 2021
Matthew J. Steilen
State University of New York (SUNY) at Buffalo, Law School
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