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, Irvine School of Law, American Civil Liberties Union of Northern California, ACLU of Northern California and University of Denver Sturm College of Law
Downloads 941 (8,440)

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2.

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 608 (14,711)

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3.

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
Downloads 407 (45,668)

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4.

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 363 (38,807)

Abstract:

medical marijuana, legal ethics, legal profession, criminal law

5.

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 223 (107,313)

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6.

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 192 (124,165)

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

7.

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 (138,657)

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Constitutional Law, Civil Rights, Remedies

8.

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 151 (152,831)
Citation 5

Abstract:

harmless error, qualified immunity, nonretroactivity, habeas corpus, constitutional rights, remedies, federal courts

9.

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 139 (163,970)

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marijuana, drug policy, legalization, federalism, preemption

10.

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
Downloads 137 (91,147)

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11.

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 137 (175,498)

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

12.

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 118 (179,584)

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13.

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 112 (192,066)

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

14.

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 105 (203,286)
Citation 1

Abstract:

capital punishment, legislation, reform, death qualification, bifurcated trial

15.

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 77 (258,881)

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Privacy, Fourth Amendment, Technology, Search and Seizure

16.

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 49 (92,627)

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17.

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 45 (45,668)

Abstract:

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

18.

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 40 (256,956)

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19.

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
Downloads 30 (327,265)

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20.

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
Downloads 27 (330,208)

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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 16 (256,956)

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22.

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 6 (202,014)

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23.

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
Downloads 4 (354,761)

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24.

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 2 (477,707)

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

25.

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
Downloads 0 (195,701)

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26.

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 0 (163,038)

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27.

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
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Prosecutorial Discretion, Marijuana, Immigration, Take Care Clause