Eric Ruben

SMU Dedman School of Law

P.O. Box 750116

Dallas, TX 75275

United States

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Scholarly Papers (11)

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From Theory to Doctrine: An Empirical Analysis of the Right to Keep and Bear Arms after Heller

Duke Law Journal, Vol. 67, No. 7, 2018, Duke Law School Public Law & Legal Theory Series 2018-35
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 24 Apr 2018 Last Revised: 11 Jun 2018
Eric Ruben and Joseph Blocher
SMU Dedman School of Law and Duke University School of Law
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Second Amendment, keep and bear arms, Heller, gun control, constitutional interpretation, content analysis, empirical methods, legal method

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Firearm Regionalism and Public Carry: Placing Southern Antebellum Case Law in Context

125 Yale L.J. F. 121 (2015)
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 29 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 26 Sep 2015
Eric Ruben and Saul A Cornell
SMU Dedman School of Law and Fordham University
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Second Amendment, Supreme Court, Originalism, Peruta, Firearms, Heller, District of Columbia v. Heller, Public Carry, Concealed Carry, Open Carry

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An Unstable Core: Self-Defense and the Second Amendment

California Law Review, Vol. 108, No. 1, 2020, SMU Dedman School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 462
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 03 Mar 2020 Last Revised: 04 Mar 2020
Eric Ruben
SMU Dedman School of Law
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Second Amendment, criminal law, individual rights, Heller

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Self-Defense Exceptionalism and the Immunization of Private Violence

Southern California Law Review, Forthcoming, SMU Dedman School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 545
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 11 Apr 2022 Last Revised: 15 Sep 2022
Eric Ruben
SMU Dedman School of Law
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self-defense, criminal law, criminal procedure, Rittenhouse, immunity, gun rights

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Law of the Gun: Unrepresentative Cases and Distorted Doctrine

107 Iowa L. Rev. 173 (2021), SMU Dedman School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 516
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 01 Sep 2021 Last Revised: 24 Nov 2021
Eric Ruben
SMU Dedman School of Law
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Adjudication, Doctrine, Second Amendment, Constitutional Law, Firearms, Arms, Weapons

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The Gun Rights Movement and 'Arms' Under the Second Amendment

Brennan Center for Justice, SMU Dedman School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 533
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 13 Sep 2021 Last Revised: 12 Jan 2022
Eric Ruben
SMU Dedman School of Law
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Second Amendment, Popular Movements, Firearms, Supreme Court

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Public Carry and Criminal Law After Bruen

135 Harv. L. Rev. F. 505 (2022), SMU Dedman School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 540
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 21 Mar 2022 Last Revised: 27 Jun 2022
Eric Ruben
SMU Dedman School of Law
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Bruen, Second Amendment, Criminal Law, Deadly Weapon Doctrine

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"Second-Class" Rhetoric, Ideology, and Doctrinal Change

110 Geo. L.J. 613 (2022), SMU Dedman School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 525, Duke Law School Public Law & Legal Theory Series No. 2021-46
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 02 Nov 2021 Last Revised: 02 May 2022
Eric Ruben and Joseph Blocher
SMU Dedman School of Law and Duke University School of Law
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constitutional law; individual rights; jurisprudence; second amendment; gun rights; doctrine; constitutional change

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Justifying Perceptions in First and Second Amendment Doctrine

Law and Contemporary Problems, Vol. 80, No. 2, 2017
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 17 May 2017
Eric Ruben
SMU Dedman School of Law
Downloads 98 (373,548)
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First Amendment, Second Amendment, freedom of speech, keep and bear arms, concealed carry, Heller

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Preface: The Second Generation of Second Amendment Law and Policy

Law and Contemporary Problems, Vol. 80, pp. 1-9, 2017
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 22 Oct 2021
Eric Ruben and Darrell A. H. Miller
SMU Dedman School of Law and Duke University School of Law
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Second Amendment, constitutional law, firearms, jurisprudence

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You Can Lead A Horse to Water: Heller and the Future of Second Amendment Scholarship

Duke Law Journal Online 2018
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 22 Oct 2021
Eric Ruben and Joseph Blocher
SMU Dedman School of Law and Duke University School of Law
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Second Amendment, constitutional law, firearms