Gregory E. Maggs

George Washington University Law School

Professor of Law

2000 H Street, N.W.

Washington, DC 20052

United States

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Scholarly Papers (30)

1.

A Concise Guide to the Federalist Papers as a Source of the Original Meaning of the United States Constitution

George Washington University Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 258, George Washington University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 258
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 11 Mar 2007
Gregory E. Maggs
George Washington University Law School
Downloads 486 (33,500)
Citation 2

Abstract:

federalist papers, publius, constitution, original meaning, original intent, origina understanding, supreme court

2.

Regulating Electronic Commerce

GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 378, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 378, American Journal of Comparative Law, Vol. 50, p. 665, 2002
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 22 Jan 2007
Gregory E. Maggs
George Washington University Law School
Downloads 486 (43,143)

Abstract:

electronic commerce

3.

How the United States Might Justify a Preemptive Strike on a Rogue Nation's Nuclear Weapon Development Facilities Under the U.N. Charter

Syracuse Law Review, Vol. 57, No. 465, 2007, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 373, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 373
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 16 Nov 2007
Gregory E. Maggs
George Washington University Law School
Downloads 461 (39,857)

Abstract:

U.N. Charter, self-defense, preemptive strike, nuclear weapon, rogue nations, Iran, North Korea

4.

The Holder in Due Course Doctrine as a Default Rule

Georgia Law Review, Vol. 32, No. 783, 1998, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 386, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 386
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 09 Dec 2007
Gregory E. Maggs
George Washington University Law School
Downloads 423 (49,850)

Abstract:

negotiability, negotiable instrument, holder in due course, default rule, Uniform Commercial Code, UCC, U.C.C., good faith purchase doctrine, waiver of defense

5.

Ipse Dixit: The Restatement (Second) of Contracts and the Modern Development of Contract Law

George Washington Law Review, Vol. 66, No. 508, 1998, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 387, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 387
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 06 Dec 2007
Gregory E. Maggs
George Washington University Law School
Downloads 330 (66,986)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Restatement, contracts, judicial deference

6.

The Campaign to Restrict the Right to Respond to Terrorist Attacks in Self-Defense Under Article 51 of the U.N. Charter and What the United States Can Do About it

Regent Journal of International Law, Vol. 4, 2006, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 376, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 376
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 16 Nov 2007
Gregory E. Maggs
George Washington University Law School
Downloads 195 (115,742)

Abstract:

preemptive strike, article 51, terrorism, counterterrorism, self-defense, U.N. Charter

7.

Assessing the Legality of Counterterrorism Measures Without Characterizing Them as Law Enforcement or Military Action

GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 257, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 257
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 27 Feb 2007
Gregory E. Maggs
George Washington University Law School
Downloads 183 (121,275)

Abstract:

terrorism, counterterrorism, national security, international law

8.

A Concise Guide to the Records of the Federal Constitutional Convention of 1787 as a Source of the Original Meaning of the U.S. Constitution

George Washington Law Review, Forthcoming, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2012-68, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2012-68
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 16 Sep 2012
Gregory E. Maggs
George Washington University Law School
Downloads 160 (134,541)

Abstract:

Federal Convention, Constitutional Convention, Convention of 1787, originalism, originalist, original meaning, original intent, original

9.

Patterns of Drafting Errors in the Uniform Commercial Code and How Courts Should Respond to Them

University of Illinois Law Review, Vol. 81, 2002, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 379, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 379
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 15 Jun 2005
Gregory E. Maggs
George Washington University Law School
Downloads 156 (144,731)

Abstract:

UCC, U.C.C., Uniform Commercial Code, legislative drafting, drafting errors, statutory interpretation

Constitutional Law: A Contemporary Approach

Gregory E. Maggs & Peter J. Smith, Constitutional Law: A Contemporary Approach, 2d ed., 2011, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2012-83, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2012-83
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 27 Sep 2012
Gregory E. Maggs and Peter J. Smith
George Washington University Law School and George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 108 (201,868)

Abstract:

Constitution, constitutional law

Constitutional Law: A Contemporary Approach

Gregory E. Maggs & Peter J. Smith, Constitutional Law: A Contemporary Approach, 3d ed., 2015 , GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2016-38, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2016-38
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 01 Sep 2016
Gregory E. Maggs and Peter J. Smith
George Washington University Law School and George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 46 (329,896)

Abstract:

Constitution, Constitutional Law

Modern Military Justice: Cases and Materials

Gregory E. Maggs & Lisa M. Schenck MODERN MILITARY JUSTICE: CASES AND MATERIALS, West, 2012, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2013-39, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2013-39
Number of pages: 91 Posted: 03 Mar 2013
Gregory E. Maggs and Lisa M. Schenck
George Washington University Law School and George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 90 (229,154)

Abstract:

military justice, military law, court-martial, military tribunal, nonjudicial punishment, military commissions, manual for courts-martial, military rules of evidence, rules for courts-martial

Modern Military Justice: Cases and Materials

Modern Military Justice: Cases and Materials, 2nd Edition, 2015, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2015-49, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2015-49
Number of pages: 93 Posted: 13 Dec 2015
Gregory E. Maggs and Lisa M. Schenck
George Washington University Law School and George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 61 (288,209)

Abstract:

military justice, military law, court-martial, military tribunal, nonjudicial punishment, military commissions, manual for courts-martial, military rules of evidence, rules for courts-martial

12.

Karl Llewellyn's Fading Imprint on the Jurisprudence of the Uniform Commercial Code

University of Colorado Law Review, Vol. 71, No. 541, 2000, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 381, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 381
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 28 Nov 2007
Gregory E. Maggs
George Washington University Law School
Downloads 150 (145,544)
Citation 2

Abstract:

UCC, U.C.C., Uniform Commercial Code, Legal Realism, LLewellyn

13.

Internet Solutions to Consumer Protection Problems

South Carolina Law Review, Vol. 49, p. 887, 1998, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 385, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 385
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 06 Dec 2007
Gregory E. Maggs
George Washington University Law School
Downloads 131 (164,744)

Abstract:

consumer protection, internet, dispute resolution

14.

Estoppel and Textualism

American Journal of Comparative Law, Vol. 54, pp. 167-186, 2006, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 240, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 240
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 22 Jan 2007
Gregory E. Maggs
George Washington University Law School
Downloads 130 (169,504)

Abstract:

textualism, estoppel, statutory interpretation

15.

The Waning Importance of Revisions to U.C.C. Article 2

Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 78, p. 595, 2003, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 377, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 377
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 18 Nov 2007
Gregory E. Maggs
George Washington University Law School
Downloads 102 (195,646)

Abstract:

UCC, U.C.C., Uniform Commercial Code, Sales, Article 2

16.

A Complaint about Payment Law Under the U.C.C.: What You See is Often Not What You Get

Ohio State Law Journal, Vol. 68, No. 201, 2007, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 372, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 372
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 13 Nov 2007
Gregory E. Maggs
George Washington University Law School
Downloads 78 (224,211)
Citation 1

Abstract:

UCC, U.C.C., Uniform Commercial Code, default rules, consumer protection, legislative drafting

17.

A Concise Guide to Using Dictionaries from the Founding Era to Determine the Original Meaning of the Constitution

82 Geo. Wash. L. Rev. 358-93 , GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2014-17, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2014-17
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 07 May 2014
Gregory E. Maggs
George Washington University Law School
Downloads 75 (209,198)

Abstract:

dictionary, originalism, original meaning, original intent, original understanding

18.

A Concise Guide to the Records of the State Ratifying Conventions as a Source of the Original Meaning of the U.S. Constitution

University of Illinois Law Review, Vol. 3, p. 457, 2009, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2012-61, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2012-61
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 12 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 18 Jul 2012
Gregory E. Maggs
George Washington University Law School
Downloads 57 (227,398)

Abstract:

ratifying conventions, ratification of Constitution, originalism, originalist, original meaning, original intent, original understanding

19.

Translating Federalism: A Textualist Reaction

George Washington Law Review, Vol. 66, No. 1198, 1998, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 383, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 383
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 28 Nov 2007 Last Revised: 27 Sep 2012
Gregory E. Maggs
George Washington University Law School
Downloads 55 (282,082)

Abstract:

textualism, original meaning, Commerce Clause, Supreme Court, changed circumstances

20.

The Rehnquist Court's Noninterference with the Guardians of National Security

George Washington Law Review, Vol. 74, No. 1122, 2006, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 375, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 375
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 16 Nov 2007
Gregory E. Maggs
George Washington University Law School
Downloads 52 (294,032)

Abstract:

national security, Rehnquist, judicial deference, terrorism, war powers

21.

Terrorism and the Law: Cases and Materials

G. Maggs, Terrorism and the Law: Cases and Materials, 2d ed., 2010, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2012-82, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2012-82
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 27 Sep 2012
Gregory E. Maggs
George Washington University Law School
Downloads 51 (277,456)

Abstract:

terrorism, counterterrorism, terrorist, 9/11, military commissions, prosecution, deportation, interrogation, detention, military trial, sanctions

22.

Judicial Review of the Manual for Courts-Martial

GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 382, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 382, Military Law Review, Vol. 160, p. 96, 1999
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 28 Nov 2007
Gregory E. Maggs
George Washington University Law School
Downloads 51 (301,713)
Citation 1

Abstract:

military law, courts-martial, manual for courts-martial, MCM, military rules of evidence, rules for courts-martial, judicial review

23.

Which Original Meaning of the Constitution Matters to Justice Thomas?

4 New York University Journal of Law & Liberty 494-516 (2009), GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2012-64, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2012-64
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 14 Aug 2012
Gregory E. Maggs
George Washington University Law School
Downloads 39 (315,409)

Abstract:

Clarence Thomas, Justice Thomas, originalism, originalist, original meaning, original intent, original understanding

24.

Book Review of Jeremy Scahill, Blackwater: The Rise of the Most Powerful Mercenary Army (2007/2008) and From Mercenaries to Market: The Rise and Regulation of Private Military Companies (Simon Chesterman & Chia Lehnardt, eds., 2008)

103 American Journal of International Law 198, 2009, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2012-81, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2012-81
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 27 Sep 2012
Gregory E. Maggs
George Washington University Law School
Downloads 31 (345,772)

Abstract:

Military conflict, government contractors, Blackwater

25.

Justice Kennedy’s Use of Sources of the Original Meaning of the Constitution

McGeorge Law Review, Forthcoming, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2012-66, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2012-66
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 14 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 27 Sep 2012
Gregory E. Maggs
George Washington University Law School
Downloads 27 (356,095)

Abstract:

Anthony Kennedy, Justice Kennedy, original meaning, original intent, original understanding, originalism, originalist, meaning of the Constitution, Federalist Papers, Constitutional Convention, Federal Convention, ratifying convention

26.

More than One Cent for Tribute

Green Bag, Vol. 1, No. 2d, p. 101, 1997, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 390, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 390
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 31 Jan 2008
Gregory E. Maggs
George Washington University Law School
Downloads 25 (378,413)

Abstract:

rent extraction, political extortion, campaign contributions

27.

Judge Bork's Remarkable Adherence to Unremarkable Principles of National Security Law

13 Ave Maria L. Rev. 5-19 (2015), GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2015-24, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2015-24
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 15 Jul 2015
Gregory E. Maggs
George Washington University Law School
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28.

Cautious Skepticism About the Benefit of Adding More Formalities to the Manual for Courts-Martial Rule-Making Process: A Response to Captain Kevin J. Barry

GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 380, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 380, Military Law Review, Vol. 166, No. 1, 2000
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 28 Nov 2007
Gregory E. Maggs
George Washington University Law School
Downloads 15 (430,700)

Abstract:

Manual for Courts-Martial, military law, military rules of evidence, rules for courts-martial, rule making

29.

Book Review of Frederic L. Borch, Judge Advocates in Combat: Army Lawyers in Military Operations from Vietnam to Haiti (2001)

67 Journal of Military History 642 (2003), GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2012-67, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2012-67
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 14 Aug 2012
Gregory E. Maggs
George Washington University Law School
Downloads 13 (420,404)

Abstract:

Military history, operational law, rules of engagement, judge advocates, military lawyers

30.

Responses to the Ten Questions [On National Security Posed by the Journal of National Security Forum Board of Editors]

William Mitchell Law Review, Vol. 35, p. 5079, 2009, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2012-63, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2012-63
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 12 Jul 2012
Gregory E. Maggs
George Washington University Law School
Downloads 12 (430,700)

Abstract:

national security, Boumediene, terrorism, counterterrorism, terrorist, 9/11, military commissions, prosecution, deportation, interrogation, detention, military trial, sanctions