Michael S. Pardo

Georgetown University Law Center

Professor of Law

600 New Jersey Ave NW

Washington, DC 20001

United States

http://www.law.georgetown.edu/faculty/michael-s-pardo/

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1.

Philosophical Foundations of Law and Neuroscience

University of Illinois Law Review, 2010, U of Alabama Public Law Research Paper No. 1338763
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 06 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 26 Dec 2013
Michael S. Pardo and Dennis Patterson
Georgetown University Law Center and Rutgers University School of Law, Camden
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Neuroscience, fMRI, Mind, Brain, Mereological Fallacy, Lie Detection, Deception, Voluntariness, Intent, Knowledge, Economic Decision-Making, Moral Decision-Making, Jurisprudence, Legal Decision-Making

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The Nature and Purpose of Evidence Theory

66 Vanderbilt Law Review 547 (2013), U of Alabama Public Law Research Paper No. 2060340
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 16 May 2012 Last Revised: 08 Apr 2013
Michael S. Pardo
Georgetown University Law Center
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legal proof, relevance, probative value, standards of proof, preponderance of the evidence, clear and convincing, beyond a reasonable doubt, likelihood ratio, probability, Bayes’ Theorem, explanations, abduction, inference to the best explanation

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Minds, Brains, and Norms

Neuroethics, Forthcoming, University of Alabama Public Law Research Paper No. 1432476
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 13 Jul 2009
Michael S. Pardo and Dennis Patterson
Georgetown University Law Center and Rutgers University School of Law, Camden
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rule following, interpretation, knowledge, ethics, morals, mens rea, insanity, lie detection, deception

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Juridical Proof and the Best Explanation

Law and Philosophy, Forthcoming, U of Alabama Public Law Research Paper No. 1003421
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 29 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 09 Nov 2007
Michael S. Pardo and Ronald J. Allen
Georgetown University Law Center and Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law
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evidence, proof, abduction, inference to the best explanation, probability, burdens of proof, probative value

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Neuroscience Evidence, Legal Culture, and Criminal Procedure

American Journal of Criminal Law, Vol. 33, p. 301, 2006, U of Alabama Public Law Research Paper No. 910958
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 25 Jun 2006
Michael S. Pardo
Georgetown University Law Center
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neuroscience, fMRI, lie detection, deception, prior knowledge, fourth amendment, fifth amendment, self-incrimination

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Minds, Brains, and Law: The Conceptual Foundations of Law and Neuroscience

Minds, Brains, and Law: The Conceptual Foundations of Law and Neuroscience (Oxford University Press, 2013), Forthcoming, U of Alabama Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2330892
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 27 Sep 2013
Michael S. Pardo and Dennis Patterson
Georgetown University Law Center and Rutgers University School of Law, Camden
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mind, brain, neuroscience, fMRI, EEG, conceptual, empirical, normativity, knowledge, intent, memory, jurisprudence, moral decision making, economic decision making, emotion, rationality, lie detection, actus reus, mens rea, insanity, Fourth Amendment, Fifth Amendment, self-incrimination, free will

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The Gettier Problem and Legal Proof

Legal Theory, Vol. 16, 2010, U of Alabama Public Law Research Paper No. 1596709
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 29 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 16 Mar 2018
Michael S. Pardo
Georgetown University Law Center
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epistemology, legal proof, knowledge, truth, justification, belief, acceptance, verdicts, judgments, Gettier, material error, probatory error

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Neuroscience, Normativity, and Retributivism

THE FUTURE OF PUNISHMENT, Thomas Nadelhoffer, ed., Oxford University Press, Forthcoming, U of Alabama Public Law Research Paper No. 1968552
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 06 Dec 2011
Michael S. Pardo and Dennis Patterson
Georgetown University Law Center and Rutgers University School of Law, Camden
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neuroscience, criminal punishment, retributivism, consequentionalism, moral responsibility, free will, determinism, compatibilism, folk psychology

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Pleadings, Proof, and Judgment: A Unified Theory of Civil Litigation

Boston College Law Review, Vol. 51, 2010, University of Alabama Public Law Research Paper No. 1585331
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 06 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 06 Dec 2010
Michael S. Pardo
Georgetown University Law Center
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Pleadings, Motion to Dismiss, Plausibility, Summary Judgment, Judgment as a Matter of Law, Reasonable Jury, Burdens of Proof, Decision Rules, Material Accuracy, Procedural Accuracy, Abduction, Inference to the Best Explanation, Defeasibility, Antitrust, Civil Rights, Employment Discrimination

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Group Agency and Legal Proof; or, Why the Jury Is an 'It'

56 William & Mary Law Review 1793 (2015), U of Alabama Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2437959
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 18 May 2014 Last Revised: 20 Jun 2015
Michael S. Pardo
Georgetown University Law Center
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group agency, juries, verdicts, collective epistemology, voting rules, evidence, proof, probability, explanations, conjunction paradox, doctrinal paradox, discursive dilemma

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The Myth of the Law-Fact Distinction

Northwestern University Law Review, Vol. 97, 2003, U of Alabama Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2925903
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 02 Mar 2017
Ronald J. Allen and Michael S. Pardo
Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law and Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 531 (67,468)
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questions of law, questions of fact, punitive damaages, constitutional facts, Seventh Amendment, First Amendment, contracts, torts, patents, appellate review, juries, judicial notice, criminal procedure

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Relative Plausibility and its Critics

U of Alabama Legal Studies Research Paper No. 3179601, Northwestern Public Law Research Paper No. 18-16
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 17 May 2018 Last Revised: 24 Sep 2018
Ronald J. Allen and Michael S. Pardo
Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law and Georgetown University Law Center
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evidence, juridical proof, probability, plausibility, explanations, standards of proof, inference to the best explanation, conjunction problem

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Testimony

Tulane Law Review, Vol. 82, 2007, U of Alabama Public Law Research Paper No. 986845
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 16 May 2007 Last Revised: 26 Nov 2007
Michael S. Pardo
Georgetown University Law Center
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epistemology, evidence law, natural testimony, formal testimony, hearsay, sixth amendment, confrontation, fifth amendment, self-incrimination

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The Field of Evidence and the Field of Knowledge

Law and Philosophy, Vol. 24, July 2005
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 14 Apr 2005
Michael S. Pardo
Georgetown University Law Center
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Evidence, Proof, Knowledge

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Second-Order Proof Rules

Florida Law Review, Vol. 61, 2009, U of Alabama Public Law Research Paper No. 1389865
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 18 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 28 Mar 2010
Michael S. Pardo
Georgetown University Law Center
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preponderance of the evidence, clear and convincing evidence, beyond a reasonable doubt, rules, standards, error allocation, error distribution, probability, abduction, inference to the best explanation, sufficiency of the evidence, summary judgment, judgment as a matter of law, Jackson v. Virginia

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On Misshapen Stones and Criminal Law's Epistemology

Texas Law Review, Vol. 86, p. 347, 2007, U of Alabama Public Law Research Paper No. 1026722
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 05 Nov 2007 Last Revised: 26 Dec 2007
Michael S. Pardo
Georgetown University Law Center
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Evidence, Legal Proof, Criminal Procedure, Epistemology, Burdens of Proof, Standards of Proof, Beyond a Reasonable Doubt, Presumption of Innocence, Double Jeopardy, Fourth Amendment, Self-Incrimination, Exclusionary Rules

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Lying, Deception, and fMRI: A Critical Update

Neurolaw and Responsibility for Action (Bebhinn Donnelly-Lazarov ed., Cambridge University Press, 2018 Forthcoming), U of Alabama Legal Studies Research Paper No. 3136053
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 08 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 16 Mar 2018
Michael S. Pardo
Georgetown University Law Center
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lie detection, deception, neuroscience, brain, fMRI, United States v. Semrau, empirical, conceptual

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Neuroscientific Challenges to Retributivism

THE FUTURE OF PUNISHMENT, Thomas Nadelhoffer, ed., Oxford University Press, Forthcoming, U of Alabama Public Law Research Paper No. 1783823
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 14 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 26 Dec 2013
Michael S. Pardo and Dennis Patterson
Georgetown University Law Center and Rutgers University School of Law, Camden
Downloads 417 (90,172)
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criminal punishment, retributivism, neuroscience, deontology, free will, folk psychology

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Bayes Wars Redivivus - An Exchange

International Commentary on Evidence, Vol. 8, No. 1, November 2010, The Pennsylvania State University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 36-2010
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 19 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 14 Nov 2012
UC Hastings Law, Yeshiva University - Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Seton Hall University School of Law, PSU - Penn State Law (University Park), Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law, University of Michigan Law School, Harvard Law School, Georgetown University Law Center and St. John's University School of Law
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evidence, relevance, probative value, inference, Bayes' rule, likelihood ratio

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Evidence Theory and the NAS Report on Forensic Science

Utah Law Review, No. 2, 2010, University of Alabama Public Law Research Paper No. 1511719
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 23 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 06 Dec 2010
Michael S. Pardo
Georgetown University Law Center
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forensic science, National Academy of Sciences, evidence, proof, admissibility, sufficiency of the evidence, Jackson v. Virginia, beyond a reasonable doubt, abduction, inference to the best explanation

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Self-Incrimination and the Epistemology of Testimony

Cardozo Law Review, Vol. 30, U of Alabama Public Law Research Paper No. 1134033
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 19 May 2008
Michael S. Pardo
Georgetown University Law Center
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Self-Incrimination, Fifth Amendment, Testimonial Evidence, Physical Evidence, Schmerber, Presumption of Innocence

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The Paradoxes of Legal Proof: A Critical Guide

Boston University Law Review, Vol. 99, 2019, U of Alabama Legal Studies Research Paper No. 3293023
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 11 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 18 Feb 2019
Michael S. Pardo
Georgetown University Law Center
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evidence, probability, explanation, statistical evidence, blue bus, gatecrashers, standards of proof, preponderance of evidence, beyond a reasonable doubt, conjunction paradox, verdicts

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The Political Morality of Evidence Law

International Commentary on Evidence, Vol. 5, No. 2, 2007, U of Alabama Public Law Research Paper No. 1032710
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 27 Nov 2007
Michael S. Pardo
Georgetown University Law Center
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Evidence, Procedure, Legal Proof, Political Morality, Epistemology, Statistical Evidence, Burdens of Proof, Standards of Proof, Beyond a Reasonable Doubt, Admissibility, Exclusionary Rules, Error Reduction, Risk of Error, Risk Allocation

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Symposium on Minds, Brains, and Law: A Reply

Jurisprudence, 2015, Forthcoming, U of Alabama Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2576360
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 11 Mar 2015
Michael S. Pardo and Dennis Patterson
Georgetown University Law Center and Rutgers University School of Law, Camden
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neuroscience, fMRI, lie detection, expert evidence, legal proof, criminal law, actus reus, mens rea, knowledge

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Introduction to Philosophical Foundations of Law & Neuroscience

Philosophical Foundations of Law and Neuroscience, Dennis Patterson & Michael S. Pardo, eds., Oxford University Press, Forthcoming, U of Alabama Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2801676
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 29 Jun 2016
Michael S. Pardo and Dennis Patterson
Georgetown University Law Center and Rutgers University School of Law, Camden
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Mind, Brain, Neuroscience, Mental States, Action, Decision-Making, Neurolaw, Psychology, Philosophy

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The Law of Evidence and the Practice of Theory

University of Pennsylvania Law Review Online, 2015, U of Alabama Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2564650
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 14 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 16 Sep 2015
Michael S. Pardo
Georgetown University Law Center
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evidence, proof, legal doctrine, probative value, methodology, Ronald Dworkin

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Disentangling the Fourth Amendment and the Self-Incrimination Clause

Iowa Law Review, Vol. 90, 2005
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 14 Apr 2005
Michael S. Pardo
Georgetown University Law Center
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Morse, Mind, and Mental Causation

Criminal Law and Philosophy, Forthcoming, U of Alabama Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2467094
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 17 Jul 2014
Michael S. Pardo and Dennis Patterson
Georgetown University Law Center and Rutgers University School of Law, Camden
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folk psychology, mental states, reasons, human action, explanation, causation

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Upsides of the American Trial's 'Anticonfluential' Nature: Notes on Richard K. Sherwin, David Foster Wallace, and James O. Incandenza

IMAGINING LEGALITY: WHERE LAW MEETS POPULAR CULTURE, Austin Sarat, ed., 2011, U of Alabama Public Law Research Paper No. 1906740
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 08 Aug 2011
Michael S. Pardo
Georgetown University Law Center
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Richard Sherwin, visual jurisprudence, sexual predators, fMRI, narrative, epistemology, morality, juries, story model, coherence, David Foster Wallace, Infinite Jest

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Rationality

Alabama Law Review, Forthcoming, U of Alabama Public Law Research Paper No. 2128844
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 14 Aug 2012
Michael S. Pardo
Georgetown University Law Center
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rational, reasonable, inference, sapience, means, ends, preferences, utility, probability, bounded, heuristic, bias, standards of proof, summary judgment, sufficiency of the evidence, competence, insanity, expectations, judging, self-interest, benevolence, complexity

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Accuracy, Optimality, and the Preponderance Standard

Law, Probability & Risk, Forthcoming, U of Alabama Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2547348
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 10 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 12 Mar 2015
Edward K. Cheng and Michael S. Pardo
Vanderbilt Law School and Georgetown University Law Center
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burden of proof, burden of persuasion, evidence, accuracy, welfare, minimax, error

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The Problematic Value of Mathematical Models of Evidence

Journal of Legal Studies, Vol. 36, January 2007, Northwestern Public Law Research Paper No. 900910, U of Alabama Public Law Research Paper No. 900910
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 16 May 2006 Last Revised: 26 Feb 2015
Ronald J. Allen and Michael S. Pardo
Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law and Georgetown University Law Center
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Evidence, Statistical Evidence, Probative Value

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More on the Conceptual and the Empirical: Misunderstandings, Clarifications, and Replies

Neuroethics, Forthcoming, U of Alabama Public Law Research Paper No. 1619356
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 02 Jun 2010
Michael S. Pardo and Dennis Patterson
Georgetown University Law Center and Rutgers University School of Law, Camden
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Neuroscience, Mind, Brain, Conceptual, Empirical, Rule-Following, Subpersonal Facts, Lie Detection, Deception

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Safety vs. Sensitivity: Possible Worlds and the Law of Evidence

Legal Theory, Vol. 24, 2018, Forthcoming, U of Alabama Legal Studies Research Paper No. 3100246
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 11 Jan 2018 Last Revised: 16 Mar 2018
Michael S. Pardo
Georgetown University Law Center
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epistemology, evidence, legal proof, safety, sensitivity, possible worlds, probative value, admissibility, standards of proof, statistical evidence, verdicts

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Review - 'Witness Testimony Evidence: Argumentation, Artificial Intelligence, and Law' by Douglas Walton

Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews 2008, U of Alabama Public Law Research Paper No. 1461434
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 27 Aug 2009
Michael S. Pardo
Georgetown University Law Center
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witness, testimony, argumentation theory, formal dialectical models, artificial intelligence, abduction, plausibilistic reasoning

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Preface to the Paperback Edition of Minds, Brains, and Law: The Conceptual Foundations of Law and Neuroscience

Paperback Edition of Minds, Brains and Law: The Conceptual Foundations of Law and Neuroscience, Oxford University Press, 2015, U of Alabama Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2665265
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 26 Sep 2015
Michael S. Pardo and Dennis Patterson
Georgetown University Law Center and Rutgers University School of Law, Camden
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neurolaw, mind, brain, conceptual, empirical, knowledge

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More on the Gettier Problem and Legal Proof: Unsafe Nonknowledge Does Not Mean that Knowledge Must Be Safe

Legal Theory, Vol. 17, 2011, U of Alabama Public Law Research Paper No. 1846765
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 24 May 2011
Michael S. Pardo
Georgetown University Law Center
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Evidence, Epistemology, Safety, Knowledge, Gettier Problem, Proof

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Risk, Uncertainty, and 'Super-Risk'

Notre Dame Journal of Law, Ethics and Public Policy, Vol. 29, No. 2, 2015, U of Alabama Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2623715
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 28 Jun 2015
Jose Bermudez and Michael S. Pardo
Texas A&M University - Department of Philosophy and Georgetown University Law Center
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risk, uncertainty, Frank Knight, epistemic risk, financial decision-making, adjudication, legal proof, explanation, projectability

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Epistemology, Psychology, and Standards of Proof: An Essay on Risinger’s ‘Surprise’ Theory

Seton Hall Law Review, Vol. 48, 2018, U of Alabama Legal Studies Research Paper No. 3119092
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 07 Feb 2018
Michael S. Pardo
Georgetown University Law Center
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Evidence, Standards of Proof, Beyond a Reasonable Doubt, Probability, Surprise, Emotion, Psychology, Epistemology, Epistemic Safety, Abduction, Inference to the Best Explanation, Sufficiency of the Evidence, Jackson v. Virginia

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Empire

Alabama Law Review, Vol. 60, pp. 1201-1208, 2009, U of Alabama Public Law Research Paper No. 1460918
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 26 Aug 2009
Michael S. Pardo
Georgetown University Law Center
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empire, colonialism, Austin, Hart, Raz, Dworkin, Kent, international investment law, innovation, competition, antitrust, patents, copyright, human organs, human tissues

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The Promise of Neuroscience for Law: 'Overclaiming' in Jurisprudence, Morality, and Economics

Patterson, Dennis, and Michael S. Pardo (eds.). Philosophical Foundations of Law and Neuroscience. Oxford University Press, 2016, 231-248
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 07 Jan 2017
Michael S. Pardo and Dennis Patterson
Georgetown University Law Center and Rutgers University School of Law, Camden
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Law, Neuroscience, Jurisprudence, morality, economics

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Clarifying Relative Plausibility: A Rejoinder

U of Alabama Legal Studies Research Paper No. 3338080 (2019)
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 21 Feb 2019
Ronald J. Allen and Michael S. Pardo
Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law and Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 111 (311,422)
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evidence, proof, epistemology, probability, plausibility, inference to the best explanation

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Confrontation Clause Implications of Constitutional Sentencing Options

Federal Sentencing Reporter, Vol. 18, 2006, U of Alabama Public Law Research Paper No. 910957
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 25 Jun 2006
Michael S. Pardo
Georgetown University Law Center
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confrontation, hearsay, Crawford, sentencing, Booker

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Confrontation After Scalia and Kennedy

Alabama Law Review, Vol. 70, 2019, U of Alabama Legal Studies Research Paper No. 3389384
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 17 May 2019 Last Revised: 27 Sep 2019
Michael S. Pardo
Georgetown University Law Center
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confrontation clause, sixth amendment, Crawford, hearsay, testimony, experts

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Grounding Legal Proof

Philosophical Issues, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 10 Sep 2021
Michael S. Pardo
Georgetown University Law Center
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evidence, legal proof, grounding, constitutive explanations, probability, inference to the best explanation, legal epistemology

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Inference to the Best Explanation, Relative Plausibility, and Probability

Philosophical Foundations of Evidence Law (Oxford University Press, 2021, Christian Dahlman, Alex Stein & Giovanni Tuzet eds.), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 13 Oct 2020
Ronald J. Allen and Michael S. Pardo
Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law and Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 91 (354,765)
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evidence, legal proof, abduction, inference to the best explanation, probability

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Some Remarks on the Importance of Evidence Outside Trials

Review of Litigation, Vol. 36, 2018, U of Alabama Legal Studies Research Paper No. 3108021
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 24 Jan 2018
Michael S. Pardo
Georgetown University Law Center
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evidence, rules of evidence, litigation, facts, standards of proof, summary judgment, pleadings, motions to dismiss, judicial notice

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Naturalized Epistemology and the Law of Evidence: Methodological Reflections

2 Quaestio Facti: International Journal on Evidential Legal Reasoning, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 05 Dec 2020
Michael S. Pardo
Georgetown University Law Center
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epistemology, legal proof, relative plausibility, statistical evidence, safety, sensitivity

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Probability, Explanation, and Inference: A Reply

11 International Journal of Evidence & Proof 307 (2007), U of Alabama Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2925866
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 02 Mar 2017
Ronald J. Allen and Michael S. Pardo
Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law and Georgetown University Law Center
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probability, statistical evidence, inference, relevance, probative value, standards of proof, explanations, reference classes, beyond a reasonable doubt

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A Comment on Statistical Evidence and Standards of Proof

25 Supreme Court Economic Review 59 (2018), U of Alabama Legal Studies Research Paper No. 3364351
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 03 Apr 2019 Last Revised: 27 Sep 2019
Michael S. Pardo
Georgetown University Law Center
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statistical evidence, statistical significance, likelihood ratio, burden of proof, preponderance of the evidence

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Generalizations and Reference Classes

Philosophical Foundations of Evidence Law (Oxford University Press, Christian Dahlman, Alex Stein & Giovanni Tuzet eds.), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 13 Oct 2020
Michael S. Pardo and Ronald J. Allen
Georgetown University Law Center and Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law
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evidence, statistical evidence, probative value, likelihood ratio, reference-class problem

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Explanations and the Preponderance Standard: Still Kicking Rocks with Dr. Johnson

48 Seton Hall Law Review, Forthcoming, U of Alabama Legal Studies Research Paper No. 3220019
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 02 Aug 2018
Michael S. Pardo and Ronald J. Allen
Georgetown University Law Center and Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law
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evidence, juridical proof, probability, plausibility, explanations, standards of proof, preponderance of the evidence, summary judgment, judgment as a matter of law