Wilson Ray Huhn

University of Akron - School of Law

Senior Lecturer and Distinguished Professor Emeritus

150 University Ave.

Akron, OH 44325-2901

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (29)

1.

The Use and Limits of Deductive Logic in Legal Reasoning

Santa Clara Law Review, Vol. 42, pp. 813-862, 2002
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 07 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 08 Nov 2010
Wilson Ray Huhn
University of Akron - School of Law
Downloads 437 (27,627)

Abstract:

logic, deductive logic, syllogism, syllogistic reasoning, legal reasoning

2.

Constitutionality of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act Under the Commerce Clause and the Necessary and Proper Clause

Journal of Legal Medicine, Vol. 32, No. 139, 2011, U of Akron Legal Studies Research Paper No. 11-2
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 26 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 15 Nov 2011
Wilson Ray Huhn
University of Akron - School of Law
Downloads 297 (77,154)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, PPACA, Commerce Clause, Affectation Doctrine, Necessary and Proper Clause, Constitution, categorical analysis

3.

Slaves to Contradictions: 13 Myths that Sustained Slavery

U of Akron Legal Studies Research Paper No. 13-21
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 22 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 13 Dec 2013
Wilson Ray Huhn
University of Akron - School of Law
Downloads 225 (101,211)

Abstract:

slavery, myth, Civil War

4.

The Fourteenth Amendment Protects the Right to Same-Sex Marriage

University of Akron Legal Studies Research Paper 10-16
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 21 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 01 Dec 2010
Wilson Ray Huhn
University of Akron - School of Law
Downloads 203 (118,948)

Abstract:

Same-Sex Marriage, Equal Protection, Due Process, Fourteenth Amendment, Civil Rights Movement, Civil Rights, Gay Rights, Gay Marriage

5.

A Higher Law: Abraham Lincoln's Use of Biblical Imagery

Rutgers Journal of Law and Religion, Forthcoming, U of Akron Legal Studies Research Paper No. 11-1
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 26 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 13 Feb 2011
Wilson Ray Huhn
University of Akron - School of Law
Downloads 192 (121,201)

Abstract:

Abrham Lincoln, Lincoln, religious imagery, biblical imagery, religion, law and religion, higher law, constitution, constitutional law, Peoria Address, House Divided Speech, his Address at Chicago, Speech at Lewistown, Word Fitly Spoken, Gettysburg Address, Second Inaugural

6.

The Future Interpretation of the Constitution as a Result of the Reelection of President Barack Obama

U of Akron Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12-20
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 14 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 15 Aug 2014
Wilson Ray Huhn
University of Akron - School of Law
Downloads 172 (140,043)

Abstract:

Barack Obama, Supreme Court, Constitution of the United States, constitutional interpretation

7.

The Stages of Legal Reasoning: Formalism, Analogy, and Realism

Villanova Law Review, Vol. 48, p. 305, 2003, University of Akron Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 07 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 08 Nov 2010
Wilson Ray Huhn
University of Akron - School of Law
Downloads 169 (116,770)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Formalism, Analogical Reasoning, Realism, Policy Analysis

8.

Legacy of Slaughterhouse, Bradwell and Cruikshank in Constitutional Interpretation

Akron Law Review, Vol. 42, No. 4, 2009, U of Akron Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09-05
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 15 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 08 Nov 2010
Wilson Ray Huhn
University of Akron - School of Law
Downloads 116 (194,135)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Constitution, Slaughterhouse Cases, Bradwell, Cruikshank, constitutional interpretation, Fourteenth Amendment, 14th Amendment

9.

Constantly Approximating Popular Sovereignty: Seven Fundamental Principles of Constitutional Law

William & Mary Bill of Rights, Vol. 19, U of Akron Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 11 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 29 Nov 2010
Wilson Ray Huhn
University of Akron - School of Law
Downloads 115 (169,173)

Abstract:

Sovereignty, Popular Sovereignty, Abraham Lincoln

10.

Abraham Lincoln’s Influence on the Modern Supreme Court Understanding of Liberty and Equality

Oklahoma City University Law Review, Forthcoming, University of Akron Legal Studies Research Paper 10-14
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 07 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 22 Jul 2011
Wilson Ray Huhn
University of Akron - School of Law
Downloads 113 (189,229)

Abstract:

Abraham Lincoln, Political Philosophy, Constitutional Law, Liberty, Equality, Modern Supreme Court

11.

Congress Has the Power to Enforce the Bill of Rights Against the Federal Government; Therefore FISA is Constitutional and the President's Terrorist Surveillance Program is Illegal

William & Mary Bill of Rights Journal, Vol. 16, 2007, U of Akron Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07-04
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 20 Mar 2007 Last Revised: 08 Nov 2010
Wilson Ray Huhn
University of Akron - School of Law
Downloads 104 (206,956)

Abstract:

Constitutional Law, Separation of Powers, Fourth Amendment, Eavesdropping, Wiretapping

12.

In Defense of the Roosevelt Court

Florida A. & M. University Law Review, 2007, U of Akron Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07-05
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 10 Mar 2008
Wilson Ray Huhn
University of Akron - School of Law
Downloads 84 (238,928)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Roosevelt, Supreme Court, Constitution, Substantive Due Process, Equal Protection, Freedom of Expression, Freedom of Religion, Separation of Church and State, State Action, Commerce Clause, Justice Scalia, Justice Thomas, Justice Frankfurter, Justice Black, Justice Jackson, Justice Douglas

13.

Ohio Issue 1 is Unconstitutional

U of Akron Legal Studies Research Paper No. 05-15, UNC Central Law Review, Col. 26, No. 1, 2005
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 08 Sep 2005
Wilson Ray Huhn
University of Akron - School of Law
Downloads 72 (271,381)

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14.

Realism Over Formalism and the Presumption of Constitutionality: Chief Justice Roberts’ Opinion Upholding the Individual Mandate

46 Akron Law Review 117, 2013, U of Akron Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12-18
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 05 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 28 Jun 2013
Wilson Ray Huhn
University of Akron - School of Law
Downloads 71 (275,631)

Abstract:

general welfare clause, affordable care act, constitutional avoidance, presumption of constitutionality

Cross Burning as Hate Speech Under the First Amendment to the United States Constitution

Amsterdam Law Forum, Vol. 2, No. 1, 2009
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 25 Nov 2010
Wilson Ray Huhn
University of Akron - School of Law
Downloads 48 (340,347)

Abstract:

Cross Burning, Ku Klux Klan, Virginia v. Black, First Amendment, Constitution, R.A.V. v. City of St. Paul

Cross Burning as Hate Speech Under the First Amendment to the United States Constitution

Amsterdam Law Forum, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 01 Jul 2011
Wilson Ray Huhn
University of Akron - School of Law
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16.

Three Giant Steps Backward for the First Amendment

University of Akron Legal Studies Research Paper 10-17
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 26 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 01 Dec 2010
Wilson Ray Huhn
University of Akron - School of Law
Downloads 64 (286,875)

Abstract:

Holder v. Humanitarian Law Project, United States v. Stevens, Citizens United v. F.E.C., Material Support for Terrorist Organizations, Depictions of Animal Cruelty, Corporate Political Speech, First Amendment, Freedom of Speech, Freedom of Expression

17.

Ten Questions on Gay Rights and Freedom of Religion

Akron Journal of Constitutional Law and Policy, Vol. 1, 2009-2010 , University of Akron Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 11 Nov 2010
Wilson Ray Huhn
University of Akron - School of Law
Downloads 64 (280,081)

Abstract:

Gay Rights, Same-Sex Marriage, Freedom of Religion, Equal Protection, Free Exercise of Religion

18.

Abraham Lincoln and the Transcendental Constitution: Excerpts from Lincoln's Letters, Speeches, and Remarks (Annotated)

University of Akron Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 19 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 06 Dec 2010
Wilson Ray Huhn
University of Akron - School of Law
Downloads 60 (286,875)

Abstract:

Abraham Lincoln, Lincoln, President Lincoln, President Abraham Lincoln, Liberty, Equality, Self-Government, Gettysburg Address, Second Inaugural, Hodges Letter, Conkling Letter, House Divided, Peoria Address, Young Men's Lyceum, First Inaugural

19.

Teaching Legal Analysis Using a Pluralistic Model of Law

Gonzaga Law Review, Vol. 36, p. 433, 2001, University of Akron Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 94 Posted: 07 Nov 2010
Wilson Ray Huhn
University of Akron - School of Law
Downloads 54 (259,057)
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20.

The State Action Doctrine and the Principle of Democratic Choice

Hofstra Law Review, Vol. 34, pp. 1379-1460, 2006, University of Akron Legal Studies Research Paper No. 06-02
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 11 Apr 2006 Last Revised: 20 Nov 2010
Wilson Ray Huhn
University of Akron - School of Law
Downloads 50 (303,713)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Constitutional Law, State Action, Fourteenth Amendment

21.

The Growing Acceptance and Legal Recognition of Same-Sex Marriage in America Constitutes a Victory for Reality-Based Thinking

U of Akron Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12-10
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 23 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 23 May 2012
Wilson Ray Huhn
University of Akron - School of Law
Downloads 43 (319,880)

Abstract:

same-sex marriage, marriage equality, legal realism, pragmatism, instrumentalism, Prop 8 Trial, Brandeis brief

22.

Three Legal Frameworks for Regulating Genetic Technology

JOURNAL OF CONTEMPORARY HEALTH LAW AND POLICY, Vol, 19, pp. 1-36, 2003
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 12 Nov 2003 Last Revised: 19 Nov 2012
Wilson Ray Huhn
University of Akron - School of Law
Downloads 30 (363,394)

Abstract:

law and genetics, bioethics

23.

Book Review: Compelling Lessons in the First Amendment: Free Speech - 'the People's Darling Privilege,' Struggles for Freedom of Expression in American History, by Michael Kent Curtis

CONSTITUTIONAL COMMENTARY, Vol. 17, pp. 795-812, 2002
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 13 Nov 2003 Last Revised: 07 Nov 2010
Wilson Ray Huhn
University of Akron - School of Law
Downloads 28 (370,395)

Abstract:

first amendment, freedom of speech, freedom of expression, constitutional law

24.

Assessing the Constitutionality of Laws that are Both Content Based and Content Neutral: The Emerging Constitutional Calculus

Indiana Law Journal, Vol. 79, p. 801, 2004, U of Akron Legal Studies Research Paper No. 03-12
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 24 Nov 2003 Last Revised: 07 Nov 2010
Wilson Ray Huhn
University of Akron - School of Law
Downloads 26 (381,558)
Citation 5

Abstract:

freedom of speech, freedom of expression, categorical approach, balancing approach

25.

The Constitutional Jurisprudence of Justice Sandra Day O'Connor: A Refusal to 'Foreclose the Unanticipated'

AKRON LAW REVIEW, Vol. 39, pp. 373-415, 2006, University of Akron Legal Studies Research Paper No. 06-03
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 11 Apr 2006 Last Revised: 07 Nov 2010
Wilson Ray Huhn
University of Akron - School of Law
Downloads 24 (346,896)

Abstract:

Constitutional Law, Equal Protection, Due Process, Federalism, Separation of Church and State

26.

The Jurisprudential Revolution, Unlocking Human Potential in Grutter and Lawrence

WILLIAM & MARY BILL OF RIGHTS JOURNAL, Vol. 12, pp. 65-115, 2004
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 24 Nov 2003 Last Revised: 07 Nov 2010
Wilson Ray Huhn
University of Akron - School of Law
Downloads 18 (425,577)
Citation 1

Abstract:

due process, equal protection

27.

Scienter, Causation, and Harm in Freedom of Expression Analysis: The Right Hand Side of the Constitutional Calculus

William & Mary Bill of Rights Journal, Vol. 13, pp. 125-203, October 2004, U of Akron Legal Studies Research Paper No. 05-19
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 08 Sep 2005 Last Revised: 07 Nov 2010
Wilson Ray Huhn
University of Akron - School of Law
Downloads 17 (451,475)

Abstract:

First amendment, freedom of expression

28.

Formative Assessment in Legal Education: Using Objective-Type Questions to Teach Law

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 22 Mar 2017
Wilson Ray Huhn
University of Akron - School of Law
Downloads 0 (370,395)

Abstract:

formative assessment, objective questions, feedback

29.

The Impact of Justice Scalia's Replacement on Gender Equality Issues

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 10 Jan 2017
Wilson Ray Huhn
University of Akron - School of Law
Downloads 0 (430,651)

Abstract:

gender equality, equal protection, constitutional law, lgbtq