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

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Scholarly Papers (23)

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
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 11 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 09 Jun 2011
Robert A. Mikos
Vanderbilt University - Law School
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commandeering, constitutional law, criminal law, drug policy, federal criminal law, federalism, marijuana, medical marijuana, preemption, social norms

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

Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 11-07
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 26 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 09 Jun 2011
Robert A. Mikos
Vanderbilt University - Law School
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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

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State Taxation of Marijuana Distribution and Other Federal Crimes

Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 10-05
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 09 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 04 Oct 2010
Robert A. Mikos
Vanderbilt University - Law School
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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

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Marijuana Law, Policy, and Authority

Marijuana Law, Policy, and Authority, Aspen/Wolters Kluwer (2017)
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

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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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Preemption under the Controlled Substances Act

Journal of Health Care Law & Policy, 2013
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 02 May 2013
Robert A. Mikos
Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 372 (86,528)

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

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Marijuana Localism

Case Western Reserve Law Review, Vol. 65, p. 719, 2015
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 13 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 16 Jun 2015
Robert A. Mikos
Vanderbilt University - Law School
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Marijuana, marihuana, cannabis, federalism, legalization, localism, local government, prohibition, local alcohol control, home rule, Dillons Rule

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The Populist Safeguards of Federalism

Ohio State Law Journal, 2007
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 08 May 2007 Last Revised: 10 Dec 2007
Robert A. Mikos
Vanderbilt University - Law School
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Can the States Keep Secrets from the Federal Government?

University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Vol. 161, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 04 May 2012
Robert A. Mikos
Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 207 (159,765)

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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

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Do Citizens Care About Federalism? An Experimental Test

Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, 2007
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 183 (178,783)
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Risky Business? The Trump Administration and the State-Licensed Marijuana Industry

2017 U. Ill. L. Rev. Online (April 29, 2017)
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

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

Policy Analysis, No. 714, December 12, 2012
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 28 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 31 Mar 2013
Robert A. Mikos
Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 155 (206,231)

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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

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The Evolving Federal Response to State Marijuana Reforms

25 Widener Law Review - Forthcoming 2019
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 01 Nov 2019
Robert A. Mikos
Vanderbilt University - Law School
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Marijuana, cannabis, marihuana, federal, federalism, preemption, tension, drug, conflict, truce, war, capitulation, STATES ACT, SAFE Banking Act

14.

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
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Making Preemption Less Palatable: State Poison Pill Legislation

85 George Washington Law Review 1 (2017)
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

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

Michigan Law Review, Vol. 105, 2006
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 06 Apr 2006
Robert A. Mikos
Vanderbilt University - Law School
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The (Legal) Value of Chance: Distorted Measures of Recovery in Private Law

American Law and Economics Review, Vol. 7 No. 2
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
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Accuracy in Criminal Sanctions

CRIMINAL LAW AND ECONOMICS, Alon Harel and Keith Hylton, eds., 2010
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 02 May 2010 Last Revised: 19 May 2010
Robert A. Mikos
Vanderbilt University - Law School
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sanction, criminal, crime, accuracy, accurate, precise, precision, average, harm, victim, precaution, information, tailor, sentence, sentencing

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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
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Brief of Amici Curiae Constitutional Law Scholars in Murphy v. National Collegiate Athletic Association

Vanderbilt Law Research Paper No. 18-27
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 13 Apr 2018 Last Revised: 19 Jun 2018
Robert A. Mikos
Vanderbilt University - Law School
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Federalism, Printz, commandeering, sports gambling, sports betting, sports wagering, PASPA, Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act, New Jersey, Chris Christie, casino, Murphy, NCAA, National Collegiate Athletic Association, marijuana, cannabis, firearms, Tenth Amendment, preemption

21.

Indemnification as an Alternative to Nullification

76 Montana Law Review 57 (Winter 2015)
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

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Standing for Nothing

Notre Dame Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 04 Apr 2019
Robert A. Mikos
Vanderbilt University - Law School
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Federalism, Federal Courts, Standing, States, Special Solicitude, Article III, Injury

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Murphy’s Mistake, and How to Fix it

MARIJUANA FEDERALISM: UNCLE SAM AND MARY JANE (Jonathan H. Adler, ed.) (Brookings 2020)
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 12 Jun 2020
Robert A. Mikos
Vanderbilt University - Law School
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marijuana, cannabis, marihuana, federalism, preemption, commandeering, sports gambling, professional and amateur sports protection action, paspa, states, betting, wager, gamble, bet, wagering, NCAA v. Murphy, alito, national collegiate athletic association, Christie, new jersey