Drury D. Stevenson

South Texas College of Law Houston

Wayne Fischer Research Professor

1303 San Jacinto Street

Houston, TX 77002

United States

http://www.stcl.edu

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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“  My research currently focuses on gun policy and administrative law.  ”

Scholarly Papers (40)

1.

Bargaining in the Shadow of Big Data

Florida Law Review, Vol. 66, No. 5, 2014
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 14 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 03 Apr 2014
Drury D. Stevenson and Nicholas J. Wagoner
South Texas College of Law Houston and South Texas College of Law Alumni
Downloads 1,618 (21,539)
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law, data, analytics, technology, prediction, firm, counsel, courts, judges, machine learning, legal, practice, lawyer, attorney, software, bargaining, litigation, trial, automation, PACER, Coase theorem, black swan, Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes, future, innovation, Moneyball, legal research

2.

Against Confidentiality

UC Davis Law Review, vol. 48 (2014)
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 14 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 01 Dec 2022
Drury D. Stevenson
South Texas College of Law Houston
Downloads 1,093 (38,383)
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confidentiality, ethics, professionalism, Model Rules, privilege, transparency, transaction costs, secrecy, Coasean, Coase Theorem, externalities, lemons, lawyers, legal practice, client

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FCPA Sanctions: Too Big to Debar?

Fordham Law Review, Vol. 80, p. 775
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 18 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 13 Feb 2012
Drury D. Stevenson and Nicholas J. Wagoner
South Texas College of Law Houston and South Texas College of Law Alumni
Downloads 1,071 (39,529)
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FCPA, debarment, suspension, government contracts, contractors, BAE, sanctions, foreign governments, bribery, bribes, corruption

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Standing as Channeling in the Administrative Age

Boston College Law Review, Vol. 53, No. 4, 2012
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 09 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2012
Drury D. Stevenson and Sonny Eckhart
South Texas College of Law Houston and South Texas College of Law Houston
Downloads 747 (64,893)
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Administrative law, implied delegation, standing, public interest litigation, channeling, citizen suits

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Rethinking IOLTA

Missouri Law Review, Vol. 76, p. 455, 2011
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 30 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 07 May 2011
Drury D. Stevenson
South Texas College of Law Houston
Downloads 720 (68,029)

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IOLTA, Interest On Lawyers Trust Accounts, Crowding, Legal Aid, Poverty Law, Civil Gideon, Pro Bono

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Special Solicitude for State Standing: Massachusetts v. EPA

Penn State Law Review, Vol. 112, p. 1, 2008
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 02 May 2007 Last Revised: 09 Mar 2008
Drury D. Stevenson
South Texas College of Law Houston
Downloads 698 (70,786)

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special solicitude, standing, attorneys general, federalism, Chevron, greenhouse, global warming, knightian, uncertainty, Justice Stevens, regulation, discretion, administrative agencies

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Monopsony Problems with Court-Appointed Counsel

Iowa Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 26 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 28 May 2014
Drury D. Stevenson
South Texas College of Law Houston
Downloads 519 (102,772)

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monopsony, Gideon, criminal defense, Sixth Amendment, right to counsel, appointed counsel, public defenders, indigent defense

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Costs of Codification

University of Illinois Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 02 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 27 Sep 2013
Drury D. Stevenson
South Texas College of Law Houston
Downloads 500 (107,557)

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legislation, codification, Bentham, interpretation, statutory construction, statutes, regulation, overcriminalization, hyperlexis, legislatures, transaction costs, information costs, rule of recognition

9.

Entrapment and Terrorism

Boston College Law Review, Vol. 49, p. 125, 2008
Number of pages: 91 Posted: 03 Apr 2007 Last Revised: 09 Mar 2008
Drury D. Stevenson
South Texas College of Law Houston
Downloads 479 (113,158)

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entrapment, terrorism, antiterrorism, undercover, sting, criminal, material support, deterrence, incapacitation

10.

Reverse Bifurcation

University of Cincinnati Law Review, Vol. 75, No. 213, 2006
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 05 Apr 2006 Last Revised: 28 Apr 2011
Drury D. Stevenson
South Texas College of Law Houston
Downloads 403 (138,494)

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Trials, Bifurcation, Sequential, Severance, legal, liability, damages, procedure, torts

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Toward a New Theory of Notice and Deterrence

Cardozo Law Review, Vol. 26, No. 1, 2004
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 16 May 2006
Drury D. Stevenson
South Texas College of Law Houston
Downloads 310 (184,251)
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Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure, linguistics, language, audience design, Legislation, acoustic separation, constitutional notice, due process, deterrence

12.

Revisiting the Original Congressional Debates about the Second Amendment

Missouri Law Review, Vol. 88 Page 455 (2023)
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 18 Aug 2022 Last Revised: 13 Jun 2023
Drury D. Stevenson
South Texas College of Law Houston
Downloads 303 (188,780)

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originalism, Second Amendment, Congress, history, law, guns, firearms, Quakers, Quaker, Heller, Bruen, militia

13.

Entrapment by Numbers

Journal of Law & Public Policy, Vol. 16, No. 1, 2005
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 16 May 2006
Drury D. Stevenson
South Texas College of Law Houston
Downloads 303 (188,780)

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entrapment, deterrence, criminal law, criminal procedure, defenses, undercover, sentencing

14.

Libertarian Paternalism: The Cocaine Vaccine as a Test Case for the Sunstein/Thaler Model

Rutgers Journal of Law and Urban Policy, Vol. 3, p. 4, 2005
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 17 May 2006
Drury D. Stevenson
South Texas College of Law Houston
Downloads 292 (196,256)
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drugs, cocaine, vaccine, libertarian paternalism, sunstein, constitutional, treatment, welfare. prisoners, probation, parole

15.

The Gun Industry and the New Anti-Boycott Laws

Florida Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 23 Dec 2022 Last Revised: 23 Apr 2023
Drury D. Stevenson
South Texas College of Law Houston
Downloads 230 (248,802)

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anti-boycott, boycott, banks, financial institutions, municipal bond underwriting, firearms, guns, Second Amendment, Texas, government contracts

16.

Jury Selection and the Coase Theorem

Iowa Law Review, Vol. 97, p. 1645, 2012
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 07 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 27 Sep 2013
Drury D. Stevenson
South Texas College of Law Houston
Downloads 228 (250,934)

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Jury, jurors, peremptory, strike, jury selection, voir dire, Coase, Coase Theorem, Coasian, uncertainty, Batson, jury consultants

17.

Effect of the National Security Paradigm on Criminal Law

Stanford Law & Policy Review, Vol. 20, p. 129, 2011
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 02 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 07 Jun 2011
Drury D. Stevenson
South Texas College of Law Houston
Downloads 228 (250,934)

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National security, Fourth Amendment, Fifth Amendment, criminal procedure, criminal law, terrorism, statutory interpretation, deterrence, incapacitation, common law, punishment, retribution, Supreme Court, policing, police

18.

Privatization of State Administrative Services

Louisiana Law Review, Vol. 68, p. 114, 2008
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 05 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 02 May 2011
Drury D. Stevenson
South Texas College of Law Houston
Downloads 225 (254,034)

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privatization, delegation, nondelegation, administrative, government, contracts, transaction costs

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Kelsen's View of the Addressee of the Law: Primary and Secondary Norms

Kelsen in America Interdisciplinary Conference hosted by Valparaiso University School of Law at the Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago, June 27 – 28, 2014.
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 23 Jun 2014
Drury D. Stevenson
South Texas College of Law Houston
Downloads 220 (259,479)

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Kelsen, audience, addressee, addressed, primary norms, secondary norms, legal theory, positivism

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The Complex Interplay Between the Controlled Substances Act and the Gun Control Act

18 Ohio State Journal of Criminal Law 211 (2020)
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 18 Mar 2020 Last Revised: 01 Dec 2022
Drury D. Stevenson
South Texas College of Law Houston
Downloads 213 (267,439)

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Controlled Substances Act, guns, firearms, Second Amendment, drugs, addiction, federal, criminal, Gun Control Act

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Privatization of Welfare Services: Delegation by Commercial Contract

Arizona Law Review, Vol. 45, p. 83, 2003
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 17 May 2006
Drury D. Stevenson
South Texas College of Law Houston
Downloads 210 (270,997)

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welfare reform, public law, administrative law, privatization, nondelegation, delegation, constitutional, due process, poverty, welfare services, government contracts, outsourcing

22.

To Whom is the Law Addressed?

Yale Law & Policy Review, Vol. 21, 2003
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 16 May 2006
Drury D. Stevenson
South Texas College of Law Houston
Downloads 205 (277,151)

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law, legal, sociolinguistic, language, law and language, Bentham, Kelsen, statutes, interpretation, notice, construction, audience design, state actors, plain English, autopoeisis, linguistic, postivism, acoustic separation

23.

Intentional Uncertainty within Jury Systems

George Mason Law Review, 2012
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 01 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 03 Apr 2011
Drury D. Stevenson
South Texas College of Law Houston
Downloads 197 (287,198)

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jury, juries, peremptory, strikes, uncertainty, Taleb, Black Swan, Athens, Athenian, game theory, randomness, Knightian

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Gun Violence as an Obstacle to Educational Equality

50 University of Memphis Law Review 1091 (2021)
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 15 Dec 2019 Last Revised: 01 Dec 2022
Drury D. Stevenson
South Texas College of Law Houston
Downloads 196 (288,486)

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guns, violence, crime, education, inequality, Second Amendment, schools, mass shootings, security

25.

Operation Choke Point: Myths and Reality

Administrative Law Review, Vol. 75 (forthcoming)
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 21 Dec 2022
Drury D. Stevenson
South Texas College of Law Houston
Downloads 193 (292,542)

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Operation Choke Point, regulation, FDIC, DOJ, payday loans, guns, gun industry, antiboycott, banks, financial institutions, banking, reputational risk, enforcement, Obama

26.

Smart Guns, the Law, and the Second Amendment

124 Penn State Law Review 691 (2020)
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 15 Dec 2019 Last Revised: 01 Dec 2022
Drury D. Stevenson
South Texas College of Law Houston
Downloads 178 (314,414)

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smart guns, guns, firearms, weapons, technology, Second Amendment, public safety

27.

A Million Little Takings

UPENN J. Law & Soc. Change, Vol. 14 (2011)
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 30 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 29 Sep 2013
Drury D. Stevenson
South Texas College of Law Houston
Downloads 172 (323,991)

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takings, eminent domain, IOLTA, lawyers, attorneys, pro bono, poverty, legal aid, legal services, crowding

28.

Should Addicts Get Welfare?

Brooklyn Law Review, Vol. 68, 2002
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 16 May 2006
Drury D. Stevenson
South Texas College of Law Houston
Downloads 162 (341,234)

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SSI, SSDI, social welfare, drugs, alcohol, addiction, substance abuse, medicaid, medicare, social insurance, moral hazard, adverse selection, welfare reform

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Litigating the Bump Stock Ban

Kansas Law Review, Vol. 70, No. 243, 2021
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 29 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 01 Dec 2022
Drury D. Stevenson and Mia Romano
South Texas College of Law Houston and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 153 (358,042)

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Firearms, guns, Second Amendment, bump stocks, ATF, BATFE, Chevron, regulation, Guedes

30.

Judicial Deference to Legislatures in Constitutional Analysis

North Carolina Law Review, Vol. 90, p. 2083, 2012
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 23 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 27 Sep 2013
Drury D. Stevenson
South Texas College of Law Houston
Downloads 150 (363,739)

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Separation of Powers, Fourth Amendment, Schneckloth, Bustamonte, Consent, Search, Police, Vehicles, Criminal Procedure, Legislature, Kentucky v. King

31.

Revisiting Gun Control and Tort Liability

54 Indiana Law Review 365 (2021)
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 29 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 01 Dec 2022
Drury D. Stevenson and Jenna Shorter
South Texas College of Law Houston and Horrigan Goehrs Edwards & Culp, LLP
Downloads 148 (367,720)

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Firearms, guns, Second Amendment, torts, liability, PLCAA, violence

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In Defense of Felon-in-Possession Laws

43 Cardozo Law Review 1573 (2022)
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 02 Sep 2021 Last Revised: 01 Dec 2022
Drury D. Stevenson
South Texas College of Law Houston
Downloads 140 (384,325)

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Second Amendment, guns, firearms, felons, felon-in-possession, disqualification, disarmament, federal, criminal

33.

Going Gunless

86 Brooklyn Law Review 179 (2020)
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 17 Jul 2019 Last Revised: 01 Dec 2022
Drury D. Stevenson
South Texas College of Law Houston
Downloads 131 (404,802)

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guns, 2A, Second Amendment, firearms, signaling, social movements, norms, nonviolence, certification, registration, NICS

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Entrapment and the Problem of Deterring Police Misconduct

Connecticut Law Review, Vol. 37, No. 67, 2004
Number of pages: 100 Posted: 29 Sep 2013
Drury D. Stevenson
South Texas College of Law Houston
Downloads 124 (421,945)

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entrapment, deterrence, police, due process, predisposition, objective test, sting operations, undercover, overreaching, victimless crimes, affirmative defense

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Workplace Violence, Firearm Prohibitions, and the New Gun Rights

University of San Francisco Law Review, Vol. 55, 2021
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 29 Mar 2021
Drury D. Stevenson
South Texas College of Law Houston
Downloads 85 (547,196)

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guns, Second Amendment, violence, assault, employment, workplace, rights, firearms

36.

Two Thought Experiments on Immigration Reform

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 27 Nov 2010
Drury D. Stevenson
South Texas College of Law Houston
Downloads 81 (563,360)

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Immigration, Migration, Remittances, Money Transfer, Western Union, Moneygram, Reform, Taxation, Regulation, Money Supply

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William Rotch and Second Amendment History

University of Detroit Mercy Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 19 Aug 2022 Last Revised: 23 Jan 2023
Drury D. Stevenson
South Texas College of Law Houston
Downloads 70 (611,571)

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Quakers, Society of Friends, Second Amendment, Firearms, Congress, Framers

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Ethical Issues with Lawyers Openly Carrying Firearms

10 St. Mary’s Journal on Legal Malpractice & Ethics 290 (2020)
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 21 Oct 2019 Last Revised: 01 Dec 2022
Drury D. Stevenson
South Texas College of Law Houston
Downloads 56 (684,033)

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Legal Ethics, Professional Responsibility, MRPC, lawyers, attorneys, open carry, guns, firearms, Second Amendment, ABA

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The Urgent Need for Legal Scholarship on Firearm Policy

67 Buffalo L. Rev. 1449 (2019)
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 07 May 2019 Last Revised: 01 Dec 2022
Drury D. Stevenson
South Texas College of Law Houston
Downloads 47 (739,347)
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guns, firearms, Dickey, funding, research, legal academy, Second Amendment

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A Note on the Pace of Creation and Copyright Protection

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 29 Sep 2013
Drury D. Stevenson
South Texas College of Law Houston
Downloads 38 (803,129)
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copyright, innovation, creativity, IDPA

Other Papers (2)

Total Downloads: 324
1.

Book Review: Forensic Linguistics

Colorado Law Review, Vol. 77, p. 257, 2006
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 16 May 2006
Drury D. Stevenson
South Texas College of Law Houston
Downloads 253

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forensic, linguistics, language, law, jury instructions, court transcripts, audience design, statutory construction, sociolinguistics

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Review Essay: Radicals in Robes

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 25 May 2006
Drury D. Stevenson
South Texas College of Law Houston
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Sunstein, minimalism, Scalia, jurisprudence, Frank Knight, uncertainty, Ellsberg, nondelegation doctrine, gun control, fundamentalism, incrementalism