R. George Wright

Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law

530 West New York Street

Indianapolis, IN 46202

United States

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Scholarly Papers (31)

1.

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

University of Miami Law Review, 2006
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 14 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 20 Feb 2012
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
Downloads 276 (73,009)

Abstract:

regulation of speech

2.

Lying and Freedom of Speech

Utah Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 10 Mar 2011
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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3.

Criminal Law and Sentencing: What Goes with Free Will?

Number of pages: 80 Posted: 27 Feb 2012
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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Abstract:

criminal law and sentencing, jurisprudence, free will, determinism, neuroscience, legal philosophy, corrections

4.

The Right to Be Forgotten: Issuing a Voluntary Recall

Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law Research Paper No. 2015-13
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 26 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 18 Jul 2015
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
Downloads 136 (120,760)

Abstract:

privacy, information, right to be forgotten, internet, search engines

5.

Dignity and Conflicts of Constitutional Values: The Case of Free Speech and Equal Protection

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 04 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 20 Feb 2012
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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6.

The Magna Carta and the Contemporary Rule of Law Problem

Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law Research Paper No. 2015-29
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 29 May 2015 Last Revised: 09 Jun 2015
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
Downloads 108 (142,317)

Abstract:

Magna Carta, rule of law, law of the land, due process, public goods, prisoner's dilemma, tragedy of the commons, madness, faithfulness, virtues

7.

Tinker and Student Free Speech

Indiana Law Review, Vol. 41, No. 1, 2008
Number of pages: 105 Posted: 11 Jun 2007 Last Revised: 20 Feb 2012
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
Downloads 108 (172,097)

Abstract:

student speech, free speech, Tinker

8.

The Emergence of First Amendment Academic Freedom

Nebraska Law Review, Vol. 85, No. 3, 2007
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 04 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 20 Feb 2012
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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9.

An Emotion-Based Approach to Freedom of Speech

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 02 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 20 Feb 2012
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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Abstract:

free speech, emotional expression, constitution

10.

Can We Make Sense of 'Neutrality' in the Religion Clause Cases?: Seven Rescue Attempts, and a Viable Alternative

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 18 May 2012 Last Revised: 23 May 2012
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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11.

Constitutional Cases and the Four Cardinal Virtues

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 11 Mar 2012
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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12.

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

Number of pages: 70 Posted: 19 Mar 2012
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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13.

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

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 16 Jun 2012
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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14.

What Counts as 'Speech' in the First Place?

Number of pages: 76 Posted: 15 Mar 2012
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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Abstract:

freedom of speech, speech, symbolism, functionalism, context, vagueness, ambiguity

15.

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
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 26 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 11 Apr 2015
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
Downloads 49 (280,063)

Abstract:

freedom of speech, content-based, content-neutral, narrow tailoring, alternative speech channels

16.

Homelessness and the Missing Constitutional Dimension of Fraternity

Louisville Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 20 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 20 Feb 2012
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
Downloads 43 (327,097)

Abstract:

homelessness, constitutional, liberty, fraternity, equality

17.

'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
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 07 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 08 Oct 2012
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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Abstract:

Freedom of Speech, honor, military medals, Alvarez, Stolen Valor Act

18.

Broadcast Regulation and the Irrelevant Logic of Strict Scrutiny

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 11 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 12 Mar 2012
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
Downloads 41 (324,220)

Abstract:

freedom of speech, television, media, broadcast, communications

19.

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

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 11 Mar 2012
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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Abstract:

freedom of speech, politics, entertainment, line-drawing, cultural decline

20.

Equal Protection and the Idea of Equality

Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law Research Paper No. 2015-40
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 22 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 12 Sep 2015
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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Abstract:

egalitarianism, equality, inequality, Dworkin, Rawls, prioritarianism, sufficientarianism, fraternity, solidarity, community

21.

Toward a Federal Constitutional Right to Employment

Seattle University Law Review, Vol. 38, 2014, Forthcoming, Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law Research Paper No. 2014-18
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 25 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 14 May 2014
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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Abstract:

constitution, rights, employment, work, dignity, respect, self-respect

22.

Electoral Lies and the Broader Problems of Strict Scrutiny

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 05 Apr 2012
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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23.

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

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 04 Apr 2012
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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Abstract:

freedom of speech, commercial speech, Central Hudson, free speech values, self-realization, minimum scrutiny

24.

The Law of Education: Educational Rights and the Roles of Virtues, Perfectionism, and Cultural Progress

Number of pages: 104 Posted: 04 Apr 2012
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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Abstract:

education, rights, liberal values, virtues, perfectionism, progress

25.

Doubtful Threats and the Limits of Student Speech Rights

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 22 Mar 2009
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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26.

Doubtful Threats and the Limits of Student Speech

California Davis Law Review, Vol. 42, 2008
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 11 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 20 Feb 2012
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
Downloads 19 (419,117)

Abstract:

school speech, public schools

27.

The Constitutional Status of Speech About Oneself

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 13 Mar 2012
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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Abstract:

freedom of speech, speech about oneself, political speech constitutional law

28.

Undocumented Speakers and Freedom of Speech; a Relatively Uncontroversial Approach

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 13 Mar 2012
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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Abstract:

freedom of speech, relational speech, aliens, undocumented speakers, pragmatic free speech rights

29.

Legal Paternalism and the Eclipse of Principle

Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law Research Paper No. 2016-27
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 21 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 30 Jun 2016
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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Abstract:

Jurisprudence, Paternalism, John Stuart Mill, Autonomy, Immanuel Kant, Libertarianism, Behavioral Regulation, Assisted Suicide

30.

Campus Speech and the Functions of the University

Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law Research Paper No. 2016-15
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 07 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 04 Apr 2016
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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Abstract:

speech, free speech, first amendment, college, university, education, community, functionalism

31.

Negotiating the Terms of Corporate Human Rights Liability Under Federal Law

Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law Research Paper No. 2016-5
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 29 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 18 Feb 2016
R. George Wright
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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Abstract:

human rights, torts, jurisprudence, international law, mens rea, aiding and abetting, accessory liability, corporations