Robert A. Mikos

Vanderbilt University - Law School

Professor of Law

131 21st Avenue South

Nashville, TN 37203-1181

United States

http://law.vanderbilt.edu/faculty/faculty-detail/index.aspx?faculty_id=227

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

19

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Scholarly Papers (19)

1.

On the Limits of Supremacy: Medical Marijuana and the States' Overlooked Power to Legalize Federal Crime

Vanderbilt Law Review, vol. 62, p. 1421, 2009, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 09-05
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 11 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 09 Jun 2011
Robert A. Mikos
Vanderbilt University - Law School
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Abstract:

commandeering, constitutional law, criminal law, drug policy, federal criminal law, federalism, marijuana, medical marijuana, preemption, social norms

2.

State Taxation of Marijuana Distribution and Other Federal Crimes

Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 10-05, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 10-04, University of Chicago Legal Forum 222, 2010
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 09 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 04 Oct 2010
Robert A. Mikos
Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 573 (33,039)

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commandeering, conflict of laws, criminal law, drug law and policy, federalism, marijuana legalization, marijuana prohibition, marijuana tax, preemption, prohibition, tax compliance, tax evasion, tax gap, vice regulation, proposition 19; legalize; legalization; pot; illicit drug; vice tax; sin tax

3.

A Critical Appraisal of the Department of Justice's New Approach to Medical Marijuana

Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 11-07, Stanford Law & Policy Review, Vol. 22, p. 633, 2011
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 26 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 09 Jun 2011
Robert A. Mikos
Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 541 (25,444)

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cannabis, commandeering, constitutional law, crime, criminal law, department of justice, DEA, decriminalize, decriminalization, DOJ, drug, enforce, enforcement, federalism, Holder, legalize, marijuana, medical marijuana, Obama, Odgen, pot, preemt, preemption, proposition 215, prohibition, RICO, vice

4.

Enforcing State Law in Congress's Shadow

Cornell Law Review Cornell Law Review, Vol. 90, 2005
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 21 Oct 2004
Robert A. Mikos
Vanderbilt University - Law School
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5.

The Populist Safeguards of Federalism

Ohio State Law Journal, 2007, UC Davis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 109
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 08 May 2007 Last Revised: 10 Dec 2007
Robert A. Mikos
Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 184 (124,950)

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6.

Preemption under the Controlled Substances Act

Journal of Health Care Law & Policy, 2013, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 13-23
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 02 May 2013
Robert A. Mikos
Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 179 (81,724)

Abstract:

Controlled Substances Act, preempt, preemption, controlled substances, marihuana, marijuana, cannabis, medical marijuana, legalize, legalization, federalism, drug policy

7.

Do Citizens Care About Federalism? An Experimental Test

Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, 2007, UC Davis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 114
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 13 Jun 2007
Robert A. Mikos and Cindy D. Kam
Vanderbilt University - Law School and Vanderbilt University - Department of Political Science
Downloads 160 (145,744)
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8.

Can the States Keep Secrets from the Federal Government?

University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Vol. 161, Forthcoming, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 12-15, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 12-17
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 04 May 2012
Robert A. Mikos
Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 151 (141,269)

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Federalism, Tenth Amendment, Fifth Amendment, grand jury, administrative subpoena, subpoena duces tecum, commandeering, anti-commandeering, privilege, state secrets, information, privacy, Printz v. United States, New York v. United States

9.

'Eggshell' Victims, Private Precautions, and the Societal Benefits of Shifting Crime

Michigan Law Review, Vol. 105, 2006, UC Davis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 76
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 06 Apr 2006
Robert A. Mikos
Vanderbilt University - Law School
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10.

Recovery for Probabilistic Benefit

Michigan Law and Economics Research Paper No. 01-004
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 07 Jun 2001
Omri Ben-Shahar and Robert A. Mikos
University of Chicago Law School and Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 115 (192,903)

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11.

The (Legal) Value of Chance: Distorted Measures of Recovery in Private Law

American Law and Economics Review, Vol. 7 No. 2, UC Davis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 61
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 09 Nov 2005
Omri Ben-Shahar and Robert A. Mikos
University of Chicago Law School and Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 107 (204,334)

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12.

On the Limits of Federal Supremacy: When States Relax (or Abandon) Marijuana Bans

Policy Analysis, No. 714, December 12, 2012, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 13-17
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 28 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 31 Mar 2013
Robert A. Mikos
Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 99 (182,433)

Abstract:

American federalism, state marijuana policy, U.S. drug policies, Supremacy Clause of the Constitution, legalizing marijuana, medicinal marijuana bans, Gonzales v. Raich, Compassionate Use Act, medical marijuana

13.

Accuracy in Criminal Sanctions

CRIMINAL LAW AND ECONOMICS, Alon Harel and Keith Hylton, eds., 2010, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 10-20, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 10-13
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 02 May 2010 Last Revised: 19 May 2010
Robert A. Mikos
Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 98 (209,753)

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sanction, criminal, crime, accuracy, accurate, precise, precision, average, harm, victim, precaution, information, tailor, sentence, sentencing

14.

Measuring Recovery for Non-Contractual Investment

Michigan Law and Economics Research Paper No. 03-013
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 17 Sep 2003
Omri Ben-Shahar and Robert A. Mikos
University of Chicago Law School and Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 90 (229,299)

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15.

Marijuana Localism

Case Western Reserve Law Review, Vol. 65, p. 719, 2015, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 15-18
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 13 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 16 Jun 2015
Robert A. Mikos
Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 37 (141,269)

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Marijuana, marihuana, cannabis, federalism, legalization, localism, local government, prohibition, local alcohol control, home rule, Dillons Rule

16.

Indemnification as an Alternative to Nullification

76 Montana Law Review 57 (Winter 2015), Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 5-9
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 05 May 2015
Robert A. Mikos
Vanderbilt University - Law School
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criminal law; federalism; federalization; indemnification; interposition; marijuana; nullification; preemption; Sixth Amendment

17.

Risky Business? The Trump Administration and the State-Licensed Marijuana Industry

2017 U. Ill. L. Rev. Online (April 29, 2017), Vanderbilt Law Research Paper No. 17-25
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 10 May 2017
Robert A. Mikos
Vanderbilt University - Law School
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Marijuana, Marihuana, Cannabis, Trump, Sessions, Weed, DOJ, Department of Justice, Enforcement, Controlled Substances, Drug

18.

Marijuana Law, Policy, and Authority

Marijuana Law, Policy, and Authority, Aspen/Wolters Kluwer (2017), Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 17-5
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 01 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 21 Jul 2017
Robert A. Mikos
Vanderbilt University - Law School
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Cannabis; Marijuana; Marihuana; Policy; Legalization; Prohibition; Legalize; Prohibit; Federalism; Localism; Drug; Controlled Substance; Reform; Casebook; Textbook

19.

Making Preemption Less Palatable: State Poison Pill Legislation

85 George Washington Law Review 1 (2017) , Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 16-12
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 03 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 26 Jun 2017
Robert A. Mikos
Vanderbilt University - Law School
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preemption, federalism, constitutional law, intergovernmental bargaining, marijuana, immigration, products liability