Paul J. Larkin

The Heritage Foundation

Senior Legal Research Fellow

214 Massachusetts Ave NE

Washington, DC 20002-4999

United States

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Scholarly Papers (31)

1.

Revenge Porn, State Law, and Free Speech

Loyola of Los Angeles Law Review, Vol. 48, 2014
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 27 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 02 Jun 2015
Paul J. Larkin Jr.
The Heritage Foundation
Downloads 359 (46,091)

Abstract:

Revenge porn, tort law, criminal law, First Amendment, Free Speech Clause

2.

Clemency, Parole, Good-Time Credits, and Crowded Prisons: Reconsidering Early Release

Georgetown Journal of Law & Public Policy, Vol. 11, No. 1, 2013
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 30 Jul 2013
Paul J. Larkin Jr.
The Heritage Foundation
Downloads 191 (83,808)

Abstract:

clemency, parole, good-time credit, early release

3.

Managing Prisons by the Numbers: Using the Good-Time Laws and Risk-Needs Assessments to Manage the Federal Prison Population

Harvard Journal of Law and Public Policy, Vol. 1, No. 1, 2014
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 15 Jun 2014
Paul J. Larkin Jr.
The Heritage Foundation
Downloads 104 (167,039)

Abstract:

Risk-needs assessments, predictions of future dangerousness, predictions of future recidivism, good-time laws, prison reform

4.

Swift, Certain, and Fair Punishment -- 24/7 Sobriety and Hope: Creative Approaches to Alcohol- and Illicit Drug-Using Offenders

Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology, Vol. 105, 2015, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 14 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 19 Mar 2015
Paul J. Larkin Jr.
The Heritage Foundation
Downloads 103 (157,077)

Abstract:

24/7 Sobriety, Hawaii HOPE Program, Swift, Certain & Faior Punishment, alcohol abuse, drug use

5.

Medical or Recreational Marijuana and Drugged Driving

American Criminal Law Review, Vol. 52, No. 3, 2015
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 28 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 21 May 2015
Paul J. Larkin Jr.
The Heritage Foundation
Downloads 99 (103,004)

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6.

Strict Liability Offenses, Incarceration, and the Cruel and Unusual Punishments Clause

Harvard Journal of Law and Public Policy, Vol. 37, No. 1065, 2014
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 30 May 2014 Last Revised: 03 Jun 2014
Paul J. Larkin Jr.
The Heritage Foundation
Downloads 90 (203,522)

Abstract:

Strict liability, strict liability offenses, strict liability crimes, Due Process Clause, Eighth Amendment, Cruel and Unusual Punishments Clause

7.

Oversized Frauds, Undersized Fish, and Deconstruction of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act

Georgetown Law Journal, Vol. 103, No. 17, 2014
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 30 Jun 2014
Paul J. Larkin Jr.
The Heritage Foundation
Downloads 68 (259,155)

Abstract:

Sarbanes-Oxley Act, overcriminalization, plain meaning rule, reliance on the dictionary, rule of lenity

8.

Public Choice Theory and Occupational Licensing

Harvard Journal of Law and Public Policy, Vol. 38, 2015
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 19 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 17 Feb 2015
Paul J. Larkin Jr.
The Heritage Foundation
Downloads 67 (185,291)

Abstract:

Public Choice Theory, Occupational Licensing, Regulation, Constitutional Law, Equal Protection Clause, Private Delegation Doctrine

9.

Crack Cocaine, Congressional Inaction, and Equal Protection

Harvard Journal of Law and Public Policy, Vol. 37, 2013
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 11 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 05 Dec 2013
Paul J. Larkin Jr.
The Heritage Foundation
Downloads 62 (247,831)

Abstract:

Crack cocaine, congressional inaction, equal protection, due process

10.

Regulation, Prohibition, and Overcriminalization: The Proper and Improper Uses of the Criminal Law

Hofstra Law Review, Vol. 42, p. 745, 2014, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 10 May 2014 Last Revised: 18 Dec 2014
Paul J. Larkin Jr.
The Heritage Foundation
Downloads 59 (263,099)

Abstract:

Regulation, prosecution, overcriminalization

11.

Parole: Corpse or Phoenix?

American Criminal Law Review, Vol. 50, p. 303, 2013
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 29 Jul 2013
Paul J. Larkin Jr.
The Heritage Foundation
Downloads 49 (295,837)

Abstract:

Parole, Sentencing Reform Act of 1984, Mistretta, Booker

12.

Taking Mistakes Seriously

28 B.Y.U. J. of Pub. L. (2014) (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 14 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 24 Jan 2014
Paul J. Larkin Jr.
The Heritage Foundation
Downloads 46 (313,600)

Abstract:

Mistake of law, ignorance of the law, reasonable mistake exception to the exclusionary rule, qualified immunity, harmless error doctrine

13.

The Dynamic Incorporation of Foreign Law and the Constitutional Regulation of Federal Lawmaking

Harvard Journal of Law and Public Policy, Vol. 38, No. 1, 2015
Number of pages: 100 Posted: 29 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 25 Aug 2015
Paul J. Larkin Jr.
The Heritage Foundation
Downloads 45 (293,490)

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14.

Funding Favored Sons and Daughters: Nonprosecution Agreements and 'Extraordinary Restitution' in Environmental Criminal Cases

Loyola Law Review, New Orleans, Vol. 47, 2014, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 03 Apr 2014
Paul J. Larkin Jr.
The Heritage Foundation
Downloads 39 (310,985)

Abstract:

Nonprosecution agreement, deferred prosecution agreement, plea bargaining, fine, restitution, extraordinary restitution

15.

The Lost Due Process Doctrines

Catholic University Law Review, Vol. 66, No. 1, 2016
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 25 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 24 Feb 2017
Paul J. Larkin Jr.
The Heritage Foundation
Downloads 18 (319,066)

Abstract:

Due Process Clause, Incorporation Doctrine, Void-for-Vagueness Doctrine, Magna Carta

16.

Public Choice Theory and Overcriminalization

Harvard Journal of Law and Public Policy, Vol. 36, No. 715, 2013
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 30 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 24 Jan 2014
Paul J. Larkin Jr.
The Heritage Foundation
Downloads 12 (300,707)

Abstract:

public choice theory, overcriminalization, mistake of law defense, rule of lenity

17.

Philemon, Marbury, and the Passive-Aggressive Assertion of Legal Authority

29 B.Y.U. J. of Pub. L. (2014, Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 13 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 02 Apr 2014
Paul J. Larkin Jr.
The Heritage Foundation
Downloads 9 (483,575)

Abstract:

Marbury v. Madison, judicial review

18.

Reconsidering the Mistake of Law Defense

102 J. of Crim. L. & Criminology 725 (2012)
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 04 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 15 Jan 2014
Paul J. Larkin Jr. and Edwin Meese
The Heritage Foundation and The Heritage Foundation
Downloads 7 (499,093)

Abstract:

Mistake of law, ignorance of the law, mistake of fact

19.

The 'Waters of the United States' Rule and the Void-for-Vagueness Doctrine

The Heritage Foundation, No. 207, June 22, 2017
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 04 Oct 2017
Paul J. Larkin Jr.
The Heritage Foundation
Downloads 0 (537,638)

Abstract:

Waters of the United States, Clean Water Act, void for vagueness doctrine

20.

Finding Room in the Criminal Law for the Desuetude Principle

65 Rutgers L. Rev. Commentaries 1 (2014)
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 03 Oct 2017
Paul J. Larkin Jr.
The Heritage Foundation
Downloads 0 (544,851)

Abstract:

Desuetude, desuetude doctrine, desuetude principle

21.

Reorganizing the Federal Clemency Process

The Heritage Foundation, No. 206, May 2017
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 25 Aug 2017
Paul J. Larkin Jr.
The Heritage Foundation
Downloads 0 (532,484)

Abstract:

Clemency, Clemency Power, Pardons, Pardon Clause, Pardon Power

22.

Reawakening the Congressional Review Act

Harvard Journal of Law and Public Policy, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 27 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 19 Sep 2017
Paul J. Larkin Jr.
The Heritage Foundation
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Abstract:

Congressional Review of Regulations, Regulatory State, Regulations, Administrative State, Legislative Veto, Congressional Review Act

23.

Reorganizing the Federal Administrative State: The Disutility of Criminal Investigative Programs at Federal Regulatory Agencies

Legal Memorandum, No. 208 (July 2017)
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 27 Jul 2017
Paul J. Larkin Jr.
The Heritage Foundation
Downloads 0 (527,891)

Abstract:

administrative agency, regulatory agency, administrative state, federal law enforcement, FBI, EPA, Marshal's Service

24.

A Brief History of Occupational Licensing

Number of pages: 5 Posted: 27 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 28 Jul 2017
Paul J. Larkin Jr.
The Heritage Foundation
Downloads 0 (544,851)

Abstract:

occupational licensing, licensing

25.

A Positive Step Toward Occupational Licensing Reform: The ALLOW Act

Legal Memorandum, No. 212 (July 2017)
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 27 Jul 2017
Paul J. Larkin Jr.
The Heritage Foundation
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Abstract:

licensing, occupational licensing

26.

Mistakes and Justice — Using the Pardon Power to Remedy a Mistake of Law

Georgetown Journal of Law & Public Policy, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 11 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 15 May 2017
Paul J. Larkin Jr.
The Heritage Foundation
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Abstract:

mistake of law, ignorance of the law, clemency, pardon power

27.

Death Row Dogs, Hard Time Prisoners, and Creative Rehabilitation Strategies: Prisoner-Dog Training Programs

Catholic University Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 06 Dec 2016
Paul J. Larkin Jr.
The Heritage Foundation
Downloads 0 (261,166)

Abstract:

Prisoners, Dogs, Rehabilitation, Prisoner-Dog Training Programs

28.

The Original Understanding of 'Property' in the Constitution

Marquette Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 15 Nov 2016
Paul J. Larkin Jr.
The Heritage Foundation
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Abstract:

Property, Liberty, Constitution, Regulation

29.

Essay: A Proposal to Restructure the Clemency Process — The Vice President as Head of a White House Clemency Office

Harvard Journal of Law and Public Policy, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 02 Nov 2016
Paul J. Larkin Jr.
The Heritage Foundation
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30.

Revitalizing the Clemency Process

39 Harv. J.L. & Pub. Pol’y 833 (2016),
Number of pages: 84 Posted: 02 Nov 2016
Paul J. Larkin Jr.
The Heritage Foundation
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31.

The Demise of Capital Clemency

73 Wash. & Lee L. Rev. 1295 (2016)
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 02 Nov 2016
Paul J. Larkin Jr.
The Heritage Foundation
Downloads 0 (478,302)

Abstract:

Capital Punishment, Executive Clemency, Innocence, Disproportionate Sentences