Dawn E. Johnsen

Indiana University Maurer School of Law

Walter W. Foskett Professor of Law

211 S. Indiana Avenue

Bloomington, IN 47405

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (11)

1.

Faithfully Executing the Laws: Internal Legal Constraints on Executive Power

54 UCLA L. Rev. 1559 (2007), Indiana Legal Studies Research Paper No. 84
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 22 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 29 Jun 2013
Dawn E. Johnsen
Indiana University Maurer School of Law
Downloads 642 (30,621)
Citation 4

Abstract:

President, presidential, Congress, courts, take care, torture, interrogation, legal advice, office of legal counsel, department of justice, government ethics, government lawyers, war on terror, bush administration, executive power, faithfully executing the laws, legal interpretation, Constitution

2.

Should Ideology Matter in Selecting Federal Judges?: Ground Rules for the Debate

Cardozo Law Review, Vol. 26, No. 2, 2005, Indiana Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 09 Jun 2005 Last Revised: 12 Jun 2013
Dawn E. Johnsen
Indiana University Maurer School of Law
Downloads 236 (103,415)

Abstract:

Judicial selection, judicial appointments, advise and consent, separation of powers, judiciary

3.

What's a President to Do? Interpreting the Constitution in the Wake of Bush Administration Abuses

Boston University Law Review, Vol. 88, No. 2, 2008, Indiana Legal Studies Research Paper No. 119
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 10 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 01 Jul 2013
Dawn E. Johnsen
Indiana University Maurer School of Law
Downloads 228 (99,180)

Abstract:

executive power, bush, torture, presidential power, separation of powers, constitutional interpretation, nonjudicial interpretation, departmentalism, presidential noncompliance, presidential nonenforcement

4.

Ronald Reagan and the Rehnquist Court on Congressional Power: Presidential Influences on Constitutional Change

Indiana Law Journal, Vol. 78, p. 363, 2003
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 09 Jun 2005
Dawn E. Johnsen
Indiana University Maurer School of Law
Downloads 219 (96,036)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Congressional power, constitutional interpretation, constitutional change, Ronald Reagan, Rehnquist Court, judicial selection, judicial appointments, non-judicial constitutional interpretation, federalism

5.

Presidential Non-Enforcement of Constitutionally Objectionable Statutes

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 18 Oct 2000
Dawn E. Johnsen
Indiana University Maurer School of Law
Downloads 206 (119,489)
Citation 2

Abstract:

non-judicial constitutional interpretation, extra-judicial constitutional interpretation, presidential power, executive authority, separation of powers

6.

Functional Departmentalism and Nonjudicial Interpretation: Who Determines Constitutional Meaning?

Law and Contemporary Problems, Vol. 67, p. 105, 2004, Indiana Legal Studies Research Paper No. 31
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 29 Jun 2005 Last Revised: 14 Jun 2013
Dawn E. Johnsen
Indiana University Maurer School of Law
Downloads 204 (121,746)
Citation 5

Abstract:

congressional power, constitutional interpretation, constitutional change, Rehnquist Court, judicial selection, judicial appointments, non-judicial constitutional interpretation, judicial supremacy, departmentalism, abortion, partial birth abortion ban act, separation of powers, section 5

7.

Abortion: A Mixed and Unsettled Legacy

THE REHNQUIST LEGACY, Craig Bradley, ed., Cambridge University Press, 2006, IU Law-Bloomington Research Paper No. 26
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 09 Jun 2005 Last Revised: 26 Jun 2013
Dawn E. Johnsen
Indiana University Maurer School of Law
Downloads 193 (128,709)

Abstract:

Abortion, reproductive rights, privacy, substantive due process, Rehnquist, Roe, Casey, constitutional interpretation, constitutional change, judicial selection

8.

The Obama Administration's Decision to Defend Constitutional Equality Rather than the Defense of Marriage Act

Fordham Law Review, Vol. 81, No. 599, 2012, Indiana Legal Studies Research Paper No. 246
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 03 Jul 2013
Dawn E. Johnsen
Indiana University Maurer School of Law
Downloads 28 (377,092)

Abstract:

Defense of Marriage Act, DOMA, Windsor, constitutional interpretation, constitutional law, judicial review, Department of Justice, Office of Legal Counsel, executive authority, presidential review, Congress

9.

Justice Brennan: Legacy of a Champion

Michigan Law Review, Vol. 111, No. 1151, 2013, Indiana Legal Studies Research Paper No. 247
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 09 Jul 2013
Dawn E. Johnsen
Indiana University Maurer School of Law
Downloads 22 (388,473)

Abstract:

Justice William Brennan, Supreme Court, biography, originalism, living Constitution, constitutional interpretation, judicial activism, methodology, human dignity

10.

The Essence of a Free Society: The Executive Powers Legacy of Justice Stevens and the Future of Foreign Affairs Deference

Northwestern University Law Review, Vol. 106, No. 467, 2012, Indiana Legal Studies Research Paper, No.246
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 09 Jul 2013
Dawn E. Johnsen
Indiana University Maurer School of Law
Downloads 19 (423,803)

Abstract:

Justice John Paul Stevens, Supreme Court, Hamdan, Hamdi, War on Terror, Chevron, foreign affairs, commander in chief, George Bush, Barack Obama, executive power, Office of Legal Counsel, counterterrorism, judicial review, rule of law, deference

11.

'TRAP'ing Roe in Indiana and a Common-Ground Alternative

Yale Law Journal, Vol. 118, No. 1356, 2009, Indiana Legal Studies Research Paper No. 248
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 10 Jul 2013
Dawn E. Johnsen
Indiana University Maurer School of Law
Downloads 12 (392,442)

Abstract:

abortion, Roe v. Wade, Casey, TRAP laws, Supreme Court, reproductive rights, pregnancy, contraception, right to privacy, liberty, equal protection, state legislation, common ground