George D. Brown

Boston College Law School

885 Centre Street

Newton, MA 02459-1163

United States

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1.

New Federalism's Unanswered Question: Who Should Prosecute State and Local Officials for Political Corruption?

Washington and Lee Law Review, Vol. 60, pp. 417-511, Spring 2003
Number of pages: 104 Posted: 04 May 2003
George D. Brown
Boston College Law School
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2.

Counterrevolution? - National Criminal Law after Raich

Ohio State Law Journal, Vol. 66, No. 5, November 2005, Boston College Law School Research Paper No. 83
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 05 Oct 2005
George D. Brown
Boston College Law School
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Gonzalez v. Raich, New Federalism, marijuana, United States v. Lopez, United States v. Morrison, Controlled Substances Act, Compassionate Use Act

3.

Constitutionalizing the Federal Criminal Law Debate: Morrison, Jones, and the ABA

University of Illinois Law Review, Vol. 2001, November 2001
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 11 Jan 2002
George D. Brown
Boston College Law School
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Carte Blanche: Federal Prosecution of State and Local Officials After Sabri

Catholic University Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 05 Oct 2004
George D. Brown
Boston College Law School
Downloads 138 (165,343)
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political corruption, Section 666, mail fraud, Hobbs Act, federalism

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'Counter-Counter-Terrorism Via Lawsuit' - The Bivens Impasse

Southern California Law Review, Vol. 83, No. 5, 2009, Boston College Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 176
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 19 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 28 Sep 2009
George D. Brown
Boston College Law School
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civil liberties, national security, war on terror, Bivens v. Six Unknown Named Narcotics Agents

6.

The Gratuities Debate and Campaign Reform - How Strong is the Link?

Boston College Law School Research Paper No. 94
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 10 May 2006
George D. Brown
Boston College Law School
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gratuities, bribery, Sun-Diamond, Randall v. Sorrell, government ethics, unethical behavior, campaign contributions, campaign finance, Buckley v. Valeo

7.

The Ideologies of Forum Shopping - Why Doesn't a Conservative Court Protect Defendants?

North Carolina Law Review, pp. 649-720, 1993
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 16 Jun 2005
George D. Brown
Boston College Law School
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forum shopping, federalism, private law, state regulation, erie railroad company, tompkins

8.

Political Judges and Popular Justice: A Conservative Victory or a Conservative Dilemma?

William & Mary Law Review, Vol. 49, No. 5, 2008, Boston College Law School Research Paper No. 134
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 10 Oct 2007
George D. Brown
Boston College Law School
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Republican Party of Minnesota v. White, judicial elections

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Applying Citizens United to Ordinary Corruption: With a Note on Blagojevich, McDonnell, and the Criminalization of Politics

Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 91. No. 1, Boston College Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 355
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 25 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 17 Jan 2016
George D. Brown
Boston College Law School
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10.

Accountability, Liability, and the War on Terror - Constitutional Tort Suits as Truth and Reconciliation Vehicles

Florida Law Review, Vol. 63, No. 1, 2011, Boston College Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 216
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 08 Jan 2011
George D. Brown
Boston College Law School
Downloads 67 (261,885)

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Reverse War on Terror, Bivens Doctrine, National Security, Civil Liability, Torts

11.

Putting Watergate Behind Us - Salinas, Sun-Diamond, and Two Views of the Anticorruption Model

Boston College Law School Research Paper No. 2000-04
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 26 Jul 2004
George D. Brown
Boston College Law School
Downloads 67 (263,887)
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conflict of interest, Watergate, post-Watergate, Salinas, Salinas v. United States, Sun-Diamond, United States v. Sun-Diamond Growers, anticorruption, special prosecutor, independent counsel, ethics, constitutional federalism, congressional power, extortion, bribery, campaign finance reform

12.

Notes on a Terrorism Trial – Preventive Prosecution, 'Material Support' and the Role of the Judge after United States v. Mehanna

Harvard National Security Journal, Vol. 4 No. 1, pp. 1-57, Boston College Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 294
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 07 Apr 2013
George D. Brown
Boston College Law School
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Of Activism and Erie: The Implication Doctrine's Implications for the Nature and Role of the Federal Courts

Iowa Law Review, Vol. 69, pp. 617-654, 1984, Boston College Law School Paper No. 1984-01
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 22 Jul 2005
George D. Brown
Boston College Law School
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Erie Railroad v. Tompkins, Justice Powell, Justice Rehnquist, role of federal judiciary, Erie doctrine

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Should Federalism Shield Corruption?: Mail Fraud, State Law and Post-Lopez Analysis

Cornell Law Review, Vol. 82, pp. 225-300, 1997, Boston College Law School Research Paper No. 1997-05
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 14 Jul 2006
George D. Brown
Boston College Law School
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mail fraud statute, United States v. Lopez, state law, local government, federal criminal law, congressional authority, federalism, mail fraud prosecution

15.

McDonnell and the Criminalization of Politics

Virginia Journal of Criminal Law, Vol 5:1 (2017), Boston College Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 441
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 02 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 10 Mar 2017
George D. Brown
Boston College Law School
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