Franita Tolson

Florida State University - College of Law

425 W. Jefferson Street

Tallahassee, FL 32306

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (12)

1.

Partisan Gerrymandering as a Safeguard of Federalism

2010 Utah Law Review 859 (2010), FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 470
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 10 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 08 Dec 2012
Franita Tolson
Florida State University - College of Law
Downloads 203 (99,123)
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Abstract:

Partisan Gerrymandering, Federalism

2.

Reinventing Sovereignty?: Federalism as a Constraint on the Voting Rights Act

65 Vanderbilt Law Review 1195 (2012), FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 530
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 23 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 08 Dec 2012
Franita Tolson
Florida State University - College of Law
Downloads 187 (113,519)

Abstract:

federalism, constitutional law, the Voting Rights Act, the Elections Clause

3.

The Boundaries of Litigating Unconscious Discrimination: Firm-Based Remedies in Response to a Hostile Judiciary

Delaware Journal of Corporate Law, Vol. 33, No. 2, p. 347, 2008, FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 353
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 26 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 30 Mar 2009
Franita Tolson
Florida State University - College of Law
Downloads 130 (164,578)

Abstract:

unconscious discrimination, Title VII, Delaware, diversity, duty of care, Wal-Mart, corporate norms

4.

The Constitutional Structure of Voting Rights Enforcement

89 Washington Law Review 379 (2014) , American Political Science Association 2013 Annual Meeting, FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 690
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 05 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 09 Jul 2014
Franita Tolson
Florida State University - College of Law
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5.

Protecting Political Participation Through the Voter Qualifications Clause of Article I

56 B.C. L. Rev. 159 (2015), FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 706
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 26 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 18 Feb 2015
Franita Tolson
Florida State University - College of Law
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6.

Benign Partisanship

Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 88, No. 395, 2012
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 10 Jan 2013
Franita Tolson
Florida State University - College of Law
Downloads 72 (242,814)

Abstract:

partisan gerrymandering, federalism

7.

What is Abridgment?: A Critique of Two Section Twos

Alabama Law Review, Vol. 67, No. 2, 2016, FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 767
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 16 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 12 Oct 2016
Franita Tolson
Florida State University - College of Law
Downloads 52 (234,138)

Abstract:

Fourteenth Amendment, Voting Rights Act, Intentional Discrimination

8.

Increasing the Quantity and the Quality of the African-American Vote: Lessons for 2008 and Beyond

Berkeley Journal of African-American Law & Policy, Vol. 10, p. 313, 2008, FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 354
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 26 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 14 May 2016
Franita Tolson
Florida State University - College of Law
Downloads 50 (290,834)

Abstract:

voting rights, Section 2, majority-minority districts, presidential election, voter identification laws

9.

Congressional Authority to Protect Voting Rights after Shelby County and Arizona Inter Tribal

Election Law Journal, Vol. 13, 2014, FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 673
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 15 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 14 May 2016
Franita Tolson
Florida State University - College of Law
Downloads 35 (314,084)

Abstract:

voting rights, elections, voter qualifications, Voting Rights Act, Elections Clause

10.

The Union as a Safeguard Against Faction: Congressional Gridlock as State Empowerment

Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 88, p. 2267, 2013, FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 686
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 15 Feb 2014
Franita Tolson
Florida State University - College of Law
Downloads 26 (343,842)

Abstract:

federalism, Congress, states, gridlock, immigration reform

11.

Second-Order Diverse in Name Only?: Sovereign Authority in Disaggregated Institutions

Tulsa Law Review, Vol. 48, p. 455, 2013, FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 665
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 14 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 13 Mar 2014
Franita Tolson
Florida State University - College of Law
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Abstract:

diversity, elections, dissent, sovereignty, autonomy, federalism

12.

The Federalism Implications of Campaign Finance Regulation

University of Pennsylvania Law Review Online, Vol. 164 (2016), FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 820
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 12 Oct 2016
Franita Tolson
Florida State University - College of Law
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Abstract:

federalism, campaign finance, direct democracy