Stephen A. Siegel

DePaul University - College of Law

Professor of Law

25 East Jackson Blvd.

Chicago, IL 60604-2287

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

15

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Scholarly Papers (15)

1.

The Origin of the Compelling State Interest Test and Strict Scrutiny

American Journal of Legal History, Vol. 48, No. 4, p. 355, 2006
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 04 Oct 2006 Last Revised: 23 May 2012
Stephen A. Siegel
DePaul University - College of Law
Downloads 702 (23,337)
Citation 1

Abstract:

strict scrutiny, first amendment, equal protection, free speech, compelling interest, fundamental intersts, Warren Court

2.

The Aristotelian Basis of English Law, 1450-1800

New York University Law Review, Vol. 56, No. 18, April 1981
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 16 Oct 2006
Stephen A. Siegel
DePaul University - College of Law
Downloads 337 (62,789)

Abstract:

Aristotle, epistemology, legal thought, jurisprudence, natural law, custom, Fortescue, St. German, Coke, Hale, Blackstone, Hobbes, Locke, Fearne, religion and law, practical knowledge

3.

Justice Holmes, Buck v. Bell, and the History of Equal Protection

Minnesota Law Review, Vol. 90, p. 106, 2005
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 14 Oct 2006
Stephen A. Siegel
DePaul University - College of Law
Downloads 206 (107,748)

Abstract:

Holmes, Equal Protection, Buck v. Bell, Constitutional Law, Constitutional History, Sterilization, Lochner Era, Eugenics, Class Legislation

4.

Is the Modern Lease a Contract or a Conveyance? - A Historical Inquiry

Journal of Urban Law, Vol. 52, No. 4, p. 649, 1975
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 10 Sep 2008
Stephen A. Siegel
DePaul University - College of Law
Downloads 158 (129,202)

Abstract:

landlord, tenant, leasing, property law, conveyance, contract, implied warranty of habitability

5.

The Death and Rebirth of the Clear and Present Danger Test

TRANSFORMATIONS IN AMERICAN LEGAL HISTORY: ESSAYS IN HONOR PROFESSOR MORTON J. HORWITZ, pp. 211-45, Alfred Brophy & Daniel Hamilton, eds., Harvard University Press, 2008
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 26 Feb 2007 Last Revised: 23 May 2012
Stephen A. Siegel
DePaul University - College of Law
Downloads 140 (151,939)
Citation 1

Abstract:

clear and present danger, first amendment, legal history, constitutional history, free speech, strict scrutiny, jurisprudence, balancing, judicial deference, Warren Court, Felix Frankfurter, William Brennan, compelling state interest

6.

The Constitution on Trial: Article III's Jury Trial Provision, Originalism, and the Problem of Motivated Reasoning

Santa Clara Law Review, Vol. 52, No. 2, 2012, DePaul Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2012-10
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 18 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 29 Jun 2012
Stephen A. Siegel
DePaul University - College of Law
Downloads 126 (170,232)

Abstract:

constitutional law, jury trial, jury waiver, Justice Sutherland, motivated reasoning, legal history, constitutional history, jurisprudence

7.

Francis Wharton's Orthodoxy: God, Historical Jurisprudence, and Classical Legal Thought

American Journal of Legal History, Vol. 46, p. 422, 2004
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 25 Oct 2006
Stephen A. Siegel
DePaul University - College of Law
Downloads 105 (196,303)

Abstract:

classical legal thought, legal orthodoxy, formalism, law and religion, religion, legal history, darwinism, baconism, evolution, gilded age, jurisprudence, historical jurisprudence, Langdell

8.

Textualism on Trial: Article III’s Jury Trial Provision, the 'Petty Offense' Exception, and Other Departures from Clear Constitutional Text

DePaul Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2012-13
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 28 Sep 2012
Stephen A. Siegel
DePaul University - College of Law
Downloads 103 (195,067)

Abstract:

constitutional law, originalism, textualism, living constitution, criminal procedure, jury trial, petty crime, legal theory, legal history

9.

Historism in Late Nineteenth Century Constitutional Thought

Wisconsin Law Review, Vol. 1990, No. 6, p. 1431, 1990
Number of pages: 116 Posted: 31 Dec 2008
Stephen A. Siegel
DePaul University - College of Law
Downloads 101 (188,897)
Citation 2

Abstract:

constitutional law, constitutional history, jurisprudence, evolutionary thought, Pomeroy, Cooley, Tiedeman, private law jurisprudence, classical legal thought, legal orthodoxy, historicism, laissez-faire constitutionalism, Lochner-era, natural law, positivism

10.

Injunctions for Defamation, Juries, and the Clarifying Light of 1868

Buffalo Law Review, Vol. 56, No. 3, p. 655, 2008
Number of pages: 83 Posted: 12 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 23 May 2012
Stephen A. Siegel
DePaul University - College of Law
Downloads 101 (201,572)

Abstract:

first amendment, legal history, constitutional history, injunctions, defamation, speech, originalism, jury, juries, equity

11.

John Chipman Gray and the Moral Basis of Classical Legal Thought

The Iowa Law Review, Vol. 88, No. 5, August 2001
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 16 Apr 2003
Stephen A. Siegel
DePaul University - College of Law
Downloads 99 (193,831)
Citation 3

Abstract:

mechanical jurisprudence, legal formalism, classical legal thought, Langdell, Harvard Law School, John Chipman Gray, classical orthodoxy, morals, gilded age, Rule Against Perpetuities, Restraints on Alienation

12.

John Chipman Gray, Legal Formalism, and the Transformation of Perpetuities Law

University of Miami Law Review, Vol. 36, No. 3, p. 439, 1982
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 11 Sep 2008
Stephen A. Siegel
DePaul University - College of Law
Downloads 87 (211,291)

Abstract:

legal history, perpetuities, formalism, classical legal thought, future interests, conveyancing, property law, wills, trusts, executory interests, remainders

13.

The Federal Government's Power to Enact Color-Conscious Laws: An Originalist Inquiry

Northwestern University Law Review, Vol. 92, p. 477, 1998
Number of pages: 80 Posted: 28 Oct 2006
Stephen A. Siegel
DePaul University - College of Law
Downloads 82 (220,156)
Citation 1

Abstract:

affirmative action, constitutional history, civil rights, equal protection, fourteenth amendment, discrimination, originalism, due process, ninth amendment, citizenship, segregation, Reconstruction, slavery

14.

The Conscientious Congressman's Guide to the Electoral Count Act of 1887

Florida Law Review, Vol. 56, No. 3, p. 541, 2004
Number of pages: 84 Posted: 11 Sep 2008
Stephen A. Siegel
DePaul University - College of Law
Downloads 77 (224,856)

Abstract:

constitutional law, elections, electoral votes, presidential elections, Bush v. Gore, Electoral Count Act

15.

Joel Bishop's Orthodoxy

Law and History Review, Vol. 13, p. 215, 1995
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 21 Feb 2007
Stephen A. Siegel
DePaul University - College of Law
Downloads 61 (271,367)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Jurisprudence, Legal History, Legal Formalism, Classical Legal Thought, Christopher Langdell, Legal Thought, Law and Religion, Philosophy, Moral Sense, Psychology