Sam Kamin

University of Denver Sturm College of Law

Professor and Director, Constitutional Rights and Remedies Program

2255 E. Evans Avenue

Denver, CO 80208

United States

http://law.du.edu/index.php/profile/sam-kamin

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (27)

1.

Cooperative Federalism and Marijuana Regulation

UCLA Law Review, Vol. 62, No.1. 2015, UC Irvine School of Law Research Paper No. 2014-25, U Denver Legal Studies Research Paper No. 14-22
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 20 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2015
University of California, Berkeley - School of Law, American Civil Liberties Union of Northern California, ACLU of Northern California and University of Denver Sturm College of Law
Downloads 1,659 (8,887)

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Medical Marijuana in Colorado and the Future of Marijuana Regulation in the United States

McGeorge Law Review, Vol. 43, p. 147, 2012, U Denver Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12-03
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 03 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 23 Aug 2013
Sam Kamin
University of Denver Sturm College of Law
Downloads 1,178 (15,359)

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Marijuana Lawyers: Outlaws or Crusaders?

Oregon Law Review, (2013) Forthcoming, U Denver Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12-31
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 18 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 23 Aug 2013
Sam Kamin and Eli Wald
University of Denver Sturm College of Law and University of Denver Sturm College of Law
Downloads 594 (40,701)

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medical marijuana, legal ethics, legal profession, criminal law

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Marijuana Legalization in Colorado -- Lessons for Colombia

Journal Colombian Institute of Tax Law No. 75 (2016), U Denver Legal Studies Research Paper No. 15-47
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 02 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 14 Mar 2017
Sam Kamin
University of Denver Sturm College of Law
Downloads 572 (42,752)

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Marijuana Regulation, Drug Policy, Law Reform, Federalism, Post-Conflict, Colombia, Colorado, California

5.

Death Eligibility in Colorado: Many are Called, Few are Chosen

University of Colorado Law Review, Vol. 84, 2013, U Denver Legal Studies Research Paper No. 13-08
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 31 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2015
University of Denver Sturm College of Law, University of Denver Sturm College of Law and Rowan University
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Trademark Laundering, Useless Patents, and Other IP Challenges for the Marijuana Industry

73 Washington & Lee Law Review 217 (2016), U Denver Legal Studies Research Paper No. 15-43
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 19 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 09 Jun 2016
Sam Kamin and Viva Moffat
University of Denver Sturm College of Law and University of Denver Sturm College of Law
Downloads 333 (82,663)

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Disquieting Discretion: Race, Geography & the Colorado Death Penalty in the First Decade of the Twenty-First Century

Denver University Law Review, Vol. 92, No. 4, 2015, U Denver Legal Studies Research Paper No. 15-34
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 05 Aug 2015
Washington and Lee University - School of Law, University of Denver Sturm College of Law, University of Denver Sturm College of Law and University of Denver
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Waking the Furman Giant

UC Davis Law Review, Forthcoming, U Denver Legal Studies Research Paper No. 14-39
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 05 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2015
Sam Kamin and Justin F. Marceau
University of Denver Sturm College of Law and University of Denver Sturm College of Law
Downloads 250 (112,647)

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How the War on Terror May Affect Domestic Interrogations: The 24 Effect

Chapman Law Review, 2007
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 09 Mar 2007
Sam Kamin
University of Denver Sturm College of Law
Downloads 209 (134,497)

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torture, interrogation, Miranda, third degree, media, culture, television

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An Article III Defense of Merits-First Decisionmaking in Civil Rights Litigation: The Continued Viability of Saucier v. Katz

George Mason Law Review, Forthcoming, U Denver Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-13
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 10 Mar 2008
Sam Kamin
University of Denver Sturm College of Law
Downloads 184 (151,373)

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Constitutional Law, Civil Rights, Remedies

11.

Legal Cannabis in the US: Not Whether But How?

UC Davis Law Review, Forthcoming, U Denver Legal Studies Research Paper No. 16-29
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 01 Sep 2016
Sam Kamin
University of Denver Sturm College of Law
Downloads 177 (156,771)

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12.

Harmless Error and the Rights/Remedies Split

Virginia Law Review, Volume 88, No. 1, pp. 1-86, March 2002
Number of pages: 86 Posted: 28 Dec 2003
Sam Kamin
University of Denver Sturm College of Law
Downloads 166 (165,887)
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harmless error, qualified immunity, nonretroactivity, habeas corpus, constitutional rights, remedies, federal courts

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Prosecutorial Discretion in the Context of Immigration and Marijuana Law Reform: The Search for a Limiting Principle

14 Ohio State Journal of Criminal Law, 183 (2016), U Denver Legal Studies Research Paper No. 16-19
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 07 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 14 Mar 2017
Sam Kamin
University of Denver Sturm College of Law
Downloads 161 (170,324)

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Prosecutorial Discretion, Marijuana, Immigration, Take Care Clause

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Keynote: Marijuana at the Crossroads

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 27 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 23 Aug 2013
Sam Kamin
University of Denver Sturm College of Law
Downloads 156 (174,966)

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marijuana, drug policy, legalization, federalism, preemption

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How the Blogs Saved Law School: Why a Diversity of Voices Will Undermine the U.S. News Rankings

Indiana Law Journal, Vol. 81, 2006, U Denver Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07-06
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 26 Aug 2005 Last Revised: 08 Dec 2012
Sam Kamin
University of Denver Sturm College of Law
Downloads 141 (190,183)

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Blogs, Law School, U.S. News & World Report, Legal Education, Rankings

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The Facts About Ring v. Arizona and the Jury's Role in Capital Sentencing

U Denver Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-11
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 05 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 04 Apr 2012
Sam Kamin and Justin F. Marceau
University of Denver Sturm College of Law and University of Denver Sturm College of Law
Downloads 140 (191,289)

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The Truth Hurts: A Response to George Brauchler and Rich Orman

Denver University Law Review, Vol. 94, No. 363, (2017), U Denver Legal Studies Research Paper No. 17-13
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 18 Apr 2017
Sam Kamin and Justin F. Marceau
University of Denver Sturm College of Law and University of Denver Sturm College of Law
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18.

The Private is Public: The Relevance of Private Actors in Defining the Fourth Amendment

Boston College Law Review, Vol. 46, p. 83, 2005
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 29 Apr 2005
Sam Kamin
University of Denver Sturm College of Law
Downloads 128 (205,488)

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Search and Seizure, Fourth Amendment, Privacy, Technology, Criminal Procedure

19.

The Battle of the Bulge: The Surprising Last Stand Against State Marijuana Legalization

45(3) Publius: The Journal of Federalism 427 (summer 2015)., U Denver Legal Studies Research Paper No. 15-48
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 19 Sep 2015
Sam Kamin
University of Denver Sturm College of Law
Downloads 126 (208,015)

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Death-Qualification and True Bifurcation: Building on the Massachusetts Governor's Council's Work

Indiana Law Journal, Vol. 80, p. 131, 2005
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 29 Apr 2005
Sam Kamin and Jeffrey J. Pokorak
University of Denver Sturm College of Law and Suffolk University Law School
Downloads 118 (218,569)
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capital punishment, legislation, reform, death qualification, bifurcated trial

21.

The Limits of Marijuana Legalization in the States

Iowa Law Review, Vol. 40, No. 39, 2014, U Denver Legal Studies Research Paper No. 15-38
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 14 Aug 2015
Sam Kamin
University of Denver Sturm College of Law
Downloads 93 (257,879)

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22.

Law and Technology: the Case for a Smart Gun Detector

Law and Contemporary Problems, Vol. 59, p. 221, 1996
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 04 May 2005
Sam Kamin
University of Denver Sturm College of Law
Downloads 84 (274,874)

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Privacy, Fourth Amendment, Technology, Search and Seizure

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Public Lawyers and Marijuana Regulation

23(1) The Public Lawyer 14 (2015)., U Denver Legal Studies Research Paper No. 15-15
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 23 Apr 2015
Sam Kamin and Eli Wald
University of Denver Sturm College of Law and University of Denver Sturm College of Law
Downloads 83 (276,886)

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Remember Not to Forget Furman: A Response to Professor Smith

100 Iowa Law Review Bulletin 117 (2015), U Denver Legal Studies Research Paper No. 15-44
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 20 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 22 Feb 2017
Sam Kamin and Justin F. Marceau
University of Denver Sturm College of Law and University of Denver Sturm College of Law
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Double Reasonableness and the Fourth Amendment

University of Miami Law Review, Vol. 68, No. 3, 2014, U Denver Legal Studies Research Paper No. 15-37
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 14 Aug 2015
Sam Kamin and Justin F. Marceau
University of Denver Sturm College of Law and University of Denver Sturm College of Law
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The Work of the Task Force to Implement Amendment 64: A Case Study

Denver University Law Review Online, Vol. 90, 2013, U Denver Legal Studies Research Paper No. 15-39
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 14 Aug 2015
Sam Kamin
University of Denver Sturm College of Law
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Vicarious Aggravators

Florida Law Review, Vol. 65, No. 769, 2013, U Denver Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12-41
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 18 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2015
Sam Kamin and Justin F. Marceau
University of Denver Sturm College of Law and University of Denver Sturm College of Law
Downloads 15 (513,070)

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capital punishment, death penalty, law reform, constitutional law, civil rights