Jonathan F. Mitchell

Stanford Law School

Visiting Professor of Law

559 Nathan Abbott Way

Stanford, CA 94305-8610

United States

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Scholarly Papers (8)

1.

Apprendi's Domain

Supreme Court Review, 2006, University of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 160
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 12 Apr 2007
Jonathan F. Mitchell
Stanford Law School
Downloads 293 (80,553)

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Booker, sentencing, jury, juries, criminal jury, mitigating factors, mitigating circumstances, aggravating factors, right to jury trial, right of jury trial, reasonable doubt, sentencing factors, sentencing guidelines, Sixth Amendment, indictment, due process, elements, history

2.

Stare Decisis and Constitutional Text

110 Mich. L. Rev. 1 (2011)
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 02 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 24 May 2017
Jonathan F. Mitchell
Stanford Law School
Downloads 221 (103,031)

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Adarand, Brown, Casey, consequentialism, Dickerson, Erie, Ferguson, general common law, Gonzales v. Raich, Hans, Jackson, Lawson, legitimacy, Lochner, Madison, Marbury, originalism, Plessy, pragmatism, precedent, Protestantism, Seminole Tribe, supremacy clause, textualism, Wickard, Youngstown

3.

Legislating Clear-Statement Regimes in National-Security Law

43 Ga. L. Rev. 1059 (2009)
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 24 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 24 May 2017
Jonathan F. Mitchell
Stanford Law School
Downloads 125 (170,658)

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Authorization to use Military Force, Clinton, constitutional avoidance, cruel, degrading, Detainee Treatment Act, entrenchment, Hamdan, inhuman, McCain Amendment, National Security Agency, 9-11, OLC, precommitment, retrenchment, separation of powers, statutory interpretation, torture, unilateralism

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Reconsidering Murdock: State-Law Reversals as Constitutional Avoidance

77 U. Chi. L. Rev. 1335 (2010)
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 17 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 24 May 2017
Jonathan F. Mitchell
Stanford Law School
Downloads 100 (189,101)

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adequate and independent state grounds, avoidance, BMW, Bouie, Boy Scouts, Burke, Bush v. Gore, certiorari, clear mistake, due process, entrenchment, Erie, Fairfax’s Devisee, first amendment, fourteenth, interpretation, judicial federalism, NAACP, Patterson, states’ rights, tenth, Thayer, Vermeule

5.

Modernization, Moderation, and Political Minorities: A Response to Professor Strauss

U. Chi. L. Rev. Legal Workshop (May 4, 2009)
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 17 May 2009 Last Revised: 24 May 2017
Jonathan F. Mitchell
Stanford Law School
Downloads 89 (223,072)

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Article I, Ashcroft, Atkins, countermajoritarian difficulty, death penalty, democracy, Furman, Gallup Poll, Gregg, habeas corpus review, juvenile, Lawrence, rational policymaking

6.

The Perils of Over-Constitutionalizing the Law: A Reply to Professor Epstein

U. Chi. L. Rev. Legal Workshop (September 15, 2011)
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 19 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 24 May 2017
Jonathan F. Mitchell
Stanford Law School
Downloads 39 (334,041)

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28 U.S.C. § 1257, BMW of North America, Bouie, Boy Scouts, Bush, Caperton, City of Columbia, Dale, Edmund Burke, Erie, Error Costs, Gore, Jurisdiction, Massey Coal Co., New York Times, Richard, Sullivan

7.

Textualism and the Fourteenth Amendment

69 Stan. L. Rev. 1237 (2017)
Number of pages: 86 Posted: 24 May 2017
Jonathan F. Mitchell
Stanford Law School
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textualism, fourteenth amendment, equal protection, state action, rational basis, equality, race, sex, discrimination, civil rights, legislation, Congress, citizenship, necessary and proper, jury service, segregation, affirmative action, voting, Strauder, Plessy, Loving, Brown, Bakke, Batson

8.

Commentary, Capital Punishment and the Courts

130 Harv. L. Rev. Forum 269 (2017)
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 24 May 2017
Jonathan F. Mitchell
Stanford Law School
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capital punishment, death penalty, executions, eighth amendment, steiker, courting death, cruel and unusual punishment, murder, deterrence, retribution, lethal injection, proportionality, furman, AEDPA, punishment, life imprisonment, evolving standards of decency