Louis Michael Seidman

Georgetown University Law Center

Professor of Law

Washington, DC 20057

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (20)

1.

A Thought Experiment

Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 13-021
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 09 Mar 2013
Louis Michael Seidman
Georgetown University Law Center
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satire, Scalia, race, legal history, constitutional law, civil liberties

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Can Constitutionalism Be Leftist

Quinnipiac Law Review, Vol. 26, 2008, Georgetown Law and Economics Research Paper No. 999574
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 12 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 07 Feb 2011
Louis Michael Seidman
Georgetown University Law Center
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Critical legal studies, judicial review, constitutionalism, popular constitutionalism, leftism

3.

Critical Constitutionalism Now

Fordham Law Review, Vol. 75, No. 2, pp. 575-592, November 2006, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 907101
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 14 Jun 2006 Last Revised: 18 Sep 2015
Louis Michael Seidman
Georgetown University Law Center
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constitution, critical theory, separation of powers, critical legal studies, Bush administration

4.

Can Free Speech Be Progressive?

Columbia Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 09 Mar 2018
Louis Michael Seidman
Georgetown University Law Center
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speech, progressive, constitution

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On Constitutional Disobedience

L. M. Seidman, ON CONSTITUTIONAL DISOBEDIENCE, Oxford University Press, Forthcoming, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 12-002
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 07 Jan 2012
Louis Michael Seidman
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 392 (71,608)

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constitution, obligation, disobedience

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Entrapment and the 'Free Market' for Crime

CRIMINAL LAW CONVERSATIONS, Robinson, Ferzan & Garvey, eds., 2009, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 1141822
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 10 Jun 2008
Louis Michael Seidman
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 319 (90,825)

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entrapment, lochner, criminal

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Our Unsettled Ninth Amendment: An Essay on Unenumerated Rights and the Impossibility of Textualism

Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 10-11
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 09 Mar 2010
Louis Michael Seidman
Georgetown University Law Center
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Ninth Amendment, Unenumerated Rights, Textualism

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Gay Sex and Marriage, the Reciprocal Disadvantage Problem, and the Crisis in Liberal Constitutional Theory

Harvard Journal of Law and Public Policy, Forthcoming, Georgetown Law and Economics Research Paper No. 996599, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 996599
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 01 Jul 2007
Louis Michael Seidman
Georgetown University Law Center
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marriage, gay rights, liberal constitutionalism, Scalia, morality, sex, equal protection

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Constitutional Skepticism: A Recovery and Preliminary Evaluation

Number of pages: 123 Posted: 28 Jan 2014
Louis Michael Seidman
Georgetown University Law Center
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skepticism, constitution, history

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The Triumph of Gay Marriage and the Failure of Constitutional Law

2015 Supreme Court Review 115-146, 2015
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 28 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 14 Jun 2016
Louis Michael Seidman
Georgetown University Law Center
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same-sex marriage, constitution, separation of power

11.

Substitute Arguments in Constitutional Law

Number of pages: 74 Posted: 17 Jul 2015
Louis Michael Seidman
Georgetown University Law Center
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common law rule, substitution argument, diliberation, constititional argument

12.

Acontextual Judicial Review

Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 10-48
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 02 Aug 2010
Louis Michael Seidman
Georgetown University Law Center
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judicial review, comparative law, constitutional law

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Hyper-Incarceration and Strategies of Disruption: Is There a Way Out?

Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 10-76
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 14 Dec 2010
Louis Michael Seidman
Georgetown University Law Center
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incarceration, punishment, criminal law

14.

Should We Have a Liberal Constitution?

Constitutional Commentary, Vol. 27, No. 3, p. 541, Winter 2011, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 12-005
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 18 Jan 2012
Louis Michael Seidman
Georgetown University Law Center
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constitution, liberal, critical theory, critical legal studies

15.

The Dale Problem: Property and Speech Under the Regulatory State

Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 1082114, Georgetown Law and Economics Research Paper No. 1082114
Number of pages: 88 Posted: 10 Jan 2008
Louis Michael Seidman
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 169 (170,509)
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freedom of speech, private property, first amendment

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Political and Constitutional Obligation

Boston University Law Review, Vol. 93, pp. 1257-1281, 2013, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 13-029
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 19 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 28 Oct 2013
Louis Michael Seidman
Georgetown University Law Center
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constitution, obligation, obedience

17.

Why Jeremy Waldron Really Agrees with Me

Harvard Law Review Forum, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 22 Dec 2013
Louis Michael Seidman
Georgetown University Law Center
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constitution, obedience, Waldron

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J. Skelly Wright and the Limits of Liberalism

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 31 Oct 2014
Louis Michael Seidman
Georgetown University Law Center
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J. Skelly Wright, legal liberalism, constitutional interpretation, separation of powers, constitutional theory

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State Action and the Constitution's Middle Band

Michigan Law Review, Vol. 117, No. 1, 2018
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 03 May 2017 Last Revised: 11 Oct 2018
Louis Michael Seidman
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 96 (263,074)

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State Action, Regulatory State, Private/Public

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Powell's Choice: The Law and Morality of Speech, Silence, and Resignation by High Government Officials

Georgetown Public Law Research Paper Series
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 17 Dec 2008
Louis Michael Seidman
Georgetown University Law Center
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resignation, silence, officials