R. George Wright

Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law

Lawrence A. Jegen Professor of Law

530 West New York Street

Indianapolis, IN 46202

United States

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Scholarly Papers (43)

1.

Content-Based and Content Neutral Regulation of Speech: The Limitations of a Common Distinction

University of Miami Law Review 60 p. 333
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 25 Aug 2020 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2020
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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regulation of speech

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The Right to Be Forgotten: Issuing a Voluntary Recall

Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law Research Paper No. 2015-13, Drexel Law Review, vol. 7
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 26 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2020
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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privacy, information, right to be forgotten, internet, search engines

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Lying and Freedom of Speech

Utah Law Review 2011 p. 1131
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 25 Aug 2020 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2020
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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Dignity and Conflicts of Constitutional Values: The Case of Free Speech and Equal Protection

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 25 Aug 2020
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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The Magna Carta and the Contemporary Rule of Law Problem

Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law Research Paper No. 2015-29, University of Louisville Law Review 54 p. 243
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 29 May 2015 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2020
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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Magna Carta, rule of law, law of the land, due process, public goods, prisoner's dilemma, tragedy of the commons, madness, faithfulness, virtues

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Campus Speech and the Functions of the University

Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law Research Paper No. 2016-15, Journal of College and University Law 43 p. 1
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 07 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2020
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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speech, free speech, first amendment, college, university, education, community, functionalism

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Criminal Law and Sentencing: What Goes with Free Will?

Drexel Law Review 5 p. 1
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 25 Aug 2020 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2020
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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criminal law and sentencing, jurisprudence, free will, determinism, neuroscience, legal philosophy, corrections

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An Emotion-Based Approach to Freedom of Speech

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 25 Aug 2020
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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free speech, emotional expression, constitution

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Tinker and Student Free Speech Rights: A Functionalist Alternative

Indiana Law Review 41 p. 105
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 25 Aug 2020 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2020
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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student speech, free speech, Tinker

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Civil Disobedience Today: Some Basic Problems and Possibilities

Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law Research Paper 2020-1, University of Memphis Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 25 Feb 2020 Last Revised: 09 Nov 2020
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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The Emergence of First Amendment Academic Freedom

Nebraska Law Review, Vol. 85, No. 3, 2007
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 25 Aug 2020
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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Legal Paternalism and the Eclipse of Principle

Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law Research Paper No. 2016-27, University of Miami Law Review 71 p. 194
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 21 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2020
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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Jurisprudence, Paternalism, John Stuart Mill, Autonomy, Immanuel Kant, Libertarianism, Behavioral Regulation, Assisted Suicide

13.

What Counts as 'Speech' in the First Place?

Pepperdine Law Review 37 p. 1217
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 25 Aug 2020 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2020
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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freedom of speech, speech, symbolism, functionalism, context, vagueness, ambiguity

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Constitutional Cases and the Four Cardinal Virtues

Cleveland State Law Review 60 p. 195
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 25 Aug 2020 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2020
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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Content-Neutral and Content-Based Regulations of Speech: A Distinction That is No Longer Worth the Fuss

Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law Research Paper No. 2015-14, Florida Law Review 67 p. 2081
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 26 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2020
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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freedom of speech, content-based, content-neutral, narrow tailoring, alternative speech channels

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Why a Coercion Test is of No Value in Establishment Clause Cases

Number of pages: 70 Posted: 25 Aug 2020
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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Can We Make Sense of 'Neutrality' in the Religion Clause Cases?: Seven Rescue Attempts, and a Viable Alternative

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 25 Aug 2020 Last Revised: 23 Sep 2020
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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Equal Protection and the Idea of Equality

Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law Research Paper No. 2015-40, Law and Inequality: A Journal of Theory and Practice 34 p. 1
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 22 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2020
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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egalitarianism, equality, inequality, Dworkin, Rawls, prioritarianism, sufficientarianism, fraternity, solidarity, community

19.

Freedom of Speech as a Cultural Holdover

Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law Research Paper No. 2019-3, Pace Law Review 40 p. 235
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 17 Jun 2019 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2020
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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freedom of speech, truth, democracy, self-government, autonomy, self-realization, metaethics

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A Cost-Benefit Analysis of Religious Persecution: Casting Up a Dread Balance Sheet

University of Richmond Law Review 47 p. 695
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 25 Aug 2020 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2020
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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Homelessness and the Missing Constitutional Dimension of Fraternity

Louisville Law Review 46 p. 437
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 25 Aug 2020 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2020
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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homelessness, constitutional, liberty, fraternity, equality

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'What is that Honor?': Re-Thinking Free Speech in the 'Stolen Valor' Case

Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law Research Paper No. 2012-20, Cleveland State Law Review, Vol. 60, 2012
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 07 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 23 Sep 2020
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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Freedom of Speech, honor, military medals, Alvarez, Stolen Valor Act

23.

Broadcast Regulation and the Irrelevant Logic of Strict Scrutiny

Journal of Legislation 37 p. 179
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 25 Aug 2020 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2020
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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freedom of speech, television, media, broadcast, communications

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Wiping Away the Tiers of Judicial Scrutiny

St. John's Law Review, Vol. 93, p. 1119, Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law Research Paper No. 2019-2
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 11 Apr 2019 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2020
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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judicial scrutiny, levels of scrutiny, tiers of scrutiny, constitutional scrutiny, fundamental rights, narrow tailoring, government interests

25.

Cyber Harassment and the Scope of Freedom of Speech

Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law Research Paper 2020-2, UC Davis Law Review 53 p. 197
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 25 Feb 2020 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2020
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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Toward a Federal Constitutional Right to Employment

Seattle University Law Review 38 p. 63, Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law Research Paper No. 2014-18
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 25 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2020
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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constitution, rights, employment, work, dignity, respect, self-respect

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Judicial Line-Drawing and the Broader Culture: The Case of Politics and Entertainment

San Diego Law Review 49 p. 341
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 11 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2020
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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freedom of speech, politics, entertainment, line-drawing, cultural decline

28.

Electoral Lies and the Broader Problems of Strict Scrutiny

Florida Law Review 64 p. 759
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 25 Aug 2020 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2020
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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The Law of Education: Educational Rights and the Roles of Virtues, Perfectionism, and Cultural Progress

North Illinois University Law Review 31 p. 385
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 25 Aug 2020 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2020
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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education, rights, liberal values, virtues, perfectionism, progress

30.

Time, Place, and Manner Restrictions on Speech

Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law Research Paper 2020-3
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 25 Feb 2020 Last Revised: 02 Apr 2020
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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A Variable Number of Cheers For Viewpoint-Based Regulations of Speech

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 25 Aug 2020
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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speech, viewpoint-based regulations, strict scrutiny, prohibitons, bans

32.

Political Discrimination by Private Employers

University of Cincinnati Law Review 87 p. 761
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 25 Aug 2020 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2020
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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civil rights, civil liberties, employment law, employment discrimination, free speech, politicization, polarization, corporate responsibility

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The Openness of the Commercial Free Speech Test and the Value of Self-Realization

University of Detroit Mercy Law Review 88 p. 17
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 25 Aug 2020 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2020
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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freedom of speech, commercial speech, Central Hudson, free speech values, self-realization, minimum scrutiny

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A Democratic View of Public Employee Speech Rights

Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law Research Paper No. 2020-5
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 04 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 23 Sep 2020
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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freedom of speech, public employees, democracy

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Doubtful Threats and the Limits of Student Speech

California Davis Law Review, Vol. 42, 2008
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 25 Aug 2020
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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school speech, public schools

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Doubtful Threats and the Limits of Student Speech Rights

UC Davis Law Review 42 p. 679
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 25 Aug 2020 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2020
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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Undocumented Speakers and Freedom of Speech; a Relatively Uncontroversial Approach

Gonzaga Law Review 45 p. 499
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 25 Aug 2020 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2020
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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freedom of speech, relational speech, aliens, undocumented speakers, pragmatic free speech rights

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The Limits of the Interstate Commerce Power: How to Decide the Close Cases

Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law Research Paper No. 2019-8, Southern California Law Review 93 p. 45
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 30 Sep 2019 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2020
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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interstate comerce, commerce clause, Wickard v. Filburn, fundamental constitutional rights, human rights, federalism

39.

The Constitutional Status of Speech About Oneself

Cleveland State Law Review 59 p. 489
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 25 Aug 2020 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2020
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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freedom of speech, speech about oneself, political speech constitutional law

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Educational Opportunity and the Limits of Legal Obligation

Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law Research Paper No. 2020-17
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 19 Oct 2020 Last Revised: 02 Nov 2020
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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educational opportunity, schools, legitimacy, authority, obligation, equal protection

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Can Health Care Law and Policy Be Guided by Basic Values?: The Crucial Role of Perfectionist Solidarity

University of Cincinnati Law Review 86 p. 971
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 25 Aug 2020 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2020
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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health law, health policy, health care, equality, solidarity, perfectionism

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Post-Tinker

Stanford Journal of Civil Rights and Civil Liberties 10 p. 1
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 25 Aug 2020 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2020
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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Negotiating the Terms of Corporate Human Rights Liability Under Federal Law

Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law Research Paper No. 2016-5, San Diego Law Review 53 p. 579
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 29 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2020
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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human rights, torts, jurisprudence, international law, mens rea, aiding and abetting, accessory liability, corporations