Alexander Tsesis

Loyola University Chicago School of Law

Professor of Law

25 E. Pearson

Chicago, IL 60611

United States

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SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (42)

1.

Dignity and Speech: The Regulation of Hate Speech in a Democracy

Wake Forest Law Review, Vol. 44, 2009
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 15 May 2009 Last Revised: 16 Mar 2010
Alexander Tsesis
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 1,226 (6,063)

Abstract:

First Amendment, Hate Speech, Legal Theory, Free Speech, Freedom of Speech, Freedom of Expression, Constitutional Law, Comparative Constitutional Law, Democracy, Destructive Messages, Racism, Ethnocentrism

2.

Hate in Cyberspace: Regulating Hate Speech on the Internet

San Diego Law Review, Summer 2001
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 24 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 18 May 2014
Alexander Tsesis
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 608 (27,373)
Citation 2

Abstract:

first amendment, free speech, hate speech, destructive messages, group defamation, cyberspace, internet

3.

Destructive Messages: How Hate Speech Paves the Way for Harmful Social Movements

DESTRUCTIVE MESSAGES: HOW HATE SPEECH PAVES THE WAY FOR HARMFUL SOCIAL MOVEMENTS, New York University Press, 2002
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 31 Oct 2010
Alexander Tsesis
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 534 (26,850)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Hate Speech, Propaganda, First Amendment, Constitutional Law, Imminent Threat of Harm, Comparative Law, Sociology and Law, Social-Psychology and Law

4.

Undermining Inalienable Rights: From Dred Scott to the Rehnquist Court

Arizona State Law Journal, Vol. 39, 2008
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 24 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 05 Nov 2009
Alexander Tsesis
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 378 (59,855)

Abstract:

inalienable rights, unalienable rights, constitutional theory, Dred Scott, U.S. v. Morrison, City of Boerne v. Flores, Board of Trustees v. Garrett, Kimel v. Florida Board of Education, judicial power

5.

The Right to be Forgotten and Erasure: Privacy, Data Brokers, and the Indefinite Retention of Data

Wake Forest Law Review, Vol. 48, 2014, Loyola University Chicago School of Law Research Paper No. 2013-11/30
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 01 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 06 Jun 2014
Alexander Tsesis
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 369 (43,207)

Abstract:

privacy, data mining, surveillance, legal theory, cyberspace, Internet, social networking

6.

Burning Crosses on Campus: University Hate Speech Codes

Connecticut Law Review, Vol. 43, No. 2, December 2010
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 06 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 26 Nov 2010
Alexander Tsesis
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 274 (56,344)

Abstract:

Hate Speech, First Amendment, Constitutional Law, Campus speech, Intimidation, Virginia v. Black

7.

Self-Government and the Declaration of Independence

Cornell Law Review, Vol. 97, No. 4, 2012, Loyola University Chicago School of Law Research Paper No. 2011-014
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 30 May 2011 Last Revised: 07 Dec 2012
Alexander Tsesis
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 256 (99,453)

Abstract:

Constitutional Law, Legal Theory, Fourteenth Amendment, Thirteenth Amendment, Declaration of Independence, Supreme Court, Congressional Power, Civil Rights, City of Boerne, Citizens United

8.

Due Process in Civil Commitments

Washington and Lee Law Review, Vol. 68, 2011, Loyola University Chicago School of Law Research Paper No. 2010-007
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 24 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 12 Nov 2014
Alexander Tsesis
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 218 (106,862)

Abstract:

Mental illness, constitutional law, Necessary and Proper Clause, United States v. Comstock, civil commitment hearings, due process, involuntary mental hospitalization, patients' rights

9.

Free Speech Constitutionalism

2015 University of Illinois Law Review, Forthcoming, Loyola University Chicago School of Law Research Paper No. 2014-2/03
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 04 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 10 Jun 2015
Alexander Tsesis
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 199 (88,320)

Abstract:

Free Speech, First Amendment, Constitutional Law, Legal Theory, Constitutional Interpretation, Defamation, Hate Speech, Intentional Infliction of Emotional Distress

10.

Inflammatory Hate Speech: Offense versus Incitement

Minnesota Law Review, Vol. 97, 2013, Loyola University Chicago School of Law Research Paper No. 2013-006
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 16 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 16 Nov 2013
Alexander Tsesis
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 194 (65,180)

Abstract:

First Amendment, Incitement, Legal Theory, Constitutional Law, Imminent Threat of Harm, True Threats, Material Support for Terrorism, Group Defamation, Intentional Infliction of Emotional Distress, Free Speech, Hate Speech, Protected Speech, Regulation of Speech, Outrageous Speech

11.

Antislavery Constitutionalism

ENCYCLOPEDIA OF THE SUPREME COURT OF THE UNITED STATES
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 05 Oct 2008
Alexander Tsesis
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 185 (125,532)
Citation 1

Abstract:

antislavery, abolitionism, constitutionism, emancipation

12.

Warman v. Lemire, Canadian Human Rights Tribunal Expert Report [Hate Speech Regulation in a Democratic State]

Canadian Department of Justice, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 07 Nov 2007 Last Revised: 21 Feb 2015
Alexander Tsesis
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 165 (141,044)

Abstract:

first amendment, hate speech, free speech, speech, destructive messages, bias speech, biased speech

13.

Eliminating the Destitution of America's Homeless

Temple Political & Civil Rights Law Review, Vol. 75, No. 539, 2002
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 02 Nov 2007
Alexander Tsesis
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 165 (136,910)

Abstract:

homelessness, poverty, training, destitution, law

14.

Empirical Shortcomings with First Amendment Jurisprudence: A Historical Perspective on the Power of Hate Speech

Santa Clara Law Review, Vol. 40, No. 729, 2000
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 05 Mar 2008
Alexander Tsesis
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 148 (154,894)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Hate Speech, Free Speech, First Amendment, Holocaust, Native American Studies, Slavery

15.

The Problem of Confederate Symbols: A Thirteenth Amendment Approach

Temple Law Review, Vol. 75, No. 3, 2002
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 03 May 2010 Last Revised: 21 Aug 2017
Alexander Tsesis
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 144 (110,181)

Abstract:

Thirteenth Amendment, Confederate symbols, Confederate flag, Slavery, Constitutional Law, Reconstruction Era Amendments

16.

The Thirteenth Amendment's Revolutionary Aims

PROMISES OF LIBERTY, Alexander Tsesis, ed., Columbia University Press, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 23 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 02 Nov 2009
Alexander Tsesis
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 136 (167,470)

Abstract:

Thirteenth Amendment, civil rights, legal history, history, constitutional history, constitutional theory, revolutionary ideology, abolitionism

17.

Safeguarding Fundamental Rights: Judicial Incursion into Legislative Authority

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 17 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 24 Jun 2009
Alexander Tsesis
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 126 (183,728)

Abstract:

legal history, history, legal theory, Constitution, constitional doctrine, constitutional law, civil rights, legislative authority, congressional authority, neo abolitionism, Reconstruction Amendments, Thirteenth Amendment, Fourteenth Amendment, individual rights, fundamental rights, rights

18.

Protecting Children Against Unnecessary Institutionalization

South Texas Law Review, Vol. 39, No. 995, 1998
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 21 Nov 2007
Alexander Tsesis
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 110 (190,645)

Abstract:

mental health, children, mental institutionalization, institutionalization, juvenile, adolescent, mental illness, Szasz, Parham v. J.R., due process, intermediate scrutiny

19.

Maxim Constitutionalism: Liberal Equality for the Common Good

Texas Law Review, Vol. 92, 2013, Loyola University Chicago School of Law Research Paper No. 2013-003
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 21 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 20 Jul 2013
Alexander Tsesis
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 105 (193,072)

Abstract:

Constitutional Interpretation, Legal Theory, Rule of Law, Democratic Theory, Republican Theory, Originalism, Living Constitutionalism, Justice, Precedent, Stare Decisis

20.

Gender Discrimination and the Thirteenth Amendment

Columbia Law Review, Vol. 112, 2012, Loyola University Chicago School of Law Research Paper No. 2013-004
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 12 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 24 Mar 2015
Alexander Tsesis
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 99 (200,478)

Abstract:

Constitutional Law, Thirteenth Amendment, Civil Rights, Fourteenth Amendment, Feminist Studies, Commerce Clause, Legal History, Legal Theory, Gender Studiest, Reconstruction

21.

Contextualizing Bias Crimes: A Social and Theoretical Perspective on Frederick M. Lawrence's Punishing Hate

Law of Social Inquiry, Vol. 28, No. 315, 2003
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 08 May 2008 Last Revised: 24 Jun 2009
Alexander Tsesis
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 98 (216,992)

Abstract:

legal theory, hate crimes, civil rights, motive, retributivism, consequentialism, rule consequentialism, deontology v. consequentialism

22.

A Civil Rights Approach: Achieving Revolutionary Abolitionism Through the Thirteenth Amendment

University of California-Davis Law Review, Vol. 39, p. 1773, 2005-2006
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 20 Oct 2007
Alexander Tsesis
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 97 (216,992)

Abstract:

Thirteenth Amendment, Fourteenth Amendment, civil rights, legal history, history, constitutional history, constitutional theory, revolutionary ideology, abolitionism

23.

Campus Antisemitic Speech and the First Amendment

Loyola University Chicago School of Law Research Paper No. 2010-008
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 23 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 01 Dec 2010
Alexander Tsesis
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 94 (208,445)

Abstract:

Free speech, campus speech, First Amendment, Constitutional Law, Anti-Semitism

24.

Principled Governance: The American Creed and Congressional Authority

Connecticut Law Review, Vol. 41, No. 3, 2009
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 12 Jan 2009
Alexander Tsesis
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 92 (222,953)

Abstract:

constitutional law, legal history, legal theory, constitutional theory, governmental powers, separation of powers, standard of review, civil rights, human rights, rights, principles in government, Declaration of Independence, Preamble to the Constitution, Due Process Clause, Equal Protection Clause

25.

Interpreting the Thirteenth Amendment

University of Pennsylvania Journal of Constitutional Law, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 15 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 09 Sep 2009
Alexander Tsesis
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 91 (232,369)

Abstract:

Legal History, Thirteenth Amendment, Fourteenth Amendement, Anti-Discrimination, Congressional Authority, Commerce Clause

26.

Congressional Authority to Interpret the Thirteenth Amendment

Maryland Law Review, Vol. 71, 2011, Loyola University Chicago School of Law Research Paper No. 2011-005
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 01 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 12 Jan 2012
Alexander Tsesis
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 83 (215,495)

Abstract:

Constitutional Law, Thirteenth Amendment

27.

Balancing Free Speech

Boston University Law Review, Vol. 96, No. 2, 2016
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 12 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 17 Mar 2016
Alexander Tsesis
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 82 (154,894)

Abstract:

Constitutional Law, First Amendment, Jurisprudence, Legal Theory, Deontology, Consequentialism

28.

Brief of Amici Curiae Thirteenth Amendment Scholars in Support of Plaintiff-Appellee and Affirmance

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit, No. 12-2040, U. of Pittsburgh Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2012-31
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 16 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 21 Nov 2013
University of Pittsburgh - School of Law, University of Baltimore School of Law, Loyola University Chicago School of Law and University of Toledo College of Law
Downloads 81 (222,953)

Abstract:

Thirteenth Amendment, hate crimes, racial discrimination, disability, sexual orientation, Congress, enforcement clause power, Civil Rights, rationality standard, congruence and proportionality, private action, Jones v. Alfred H. Mayer Co., City of Boerne

29.

The Categorical Free Speech Doctrine and Contextualization

Emory Law Journal, Vol. 65, No. 2, 2015
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 30 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 09 Feb 2016
Alexander Tsesis
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 53 (224,458)

Abstract:

Free Speech, First Amendment, Legal Theory, Balancing, Weighing, Contexualization

30.

Providing Hope: Empowering Homeless, Battered Women Through Vocational Opportunities

Family & Intimate Partner Violence Quarterly, Vol. 2, p. 73, Summer 2009
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 24 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 27 Dec 2010
Alexander Tsesis
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 51 (273,236)

Abstract:

Domestic violence, homelessness, battered women, spousal abuse, vocational training programs, homeless women

31.

Furthering American Freedom: Civil Rights & the Thirteenth Amendment

Boston College Law Review, Vol. 45, p. 307, 2004
Number of pages: 86 Posted: 10 Mar 2010
Alexander Tsesis
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 51 (293,568)

Abstract:

Constitutional Law, Congressional Enforcement, Reconstruction Amendments, Thirteenth Amendment, Rhenquist Court, Reconstruction, Civil Rights

32.

Thirteenth Amendment and Freedom: Civil War Context and Contemporary Legal Theory

THE THIRTEENTH AMENDMENT AND AMERICAN FREEDOM: A LEGAL HISTORY, NYU Press, 2004
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 16 Apr 2011
Alexander Tsesis
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 40 (336,904)

Abstract:

Thirteenth Amendment, Civil War, Constitutional Law, Reconstruction, Legal History, Civil Rights

33.

Anticipating the Obama Administration's Civil Rights Agenda Balkinization

Number of pages: 2 Posted: 09 Dec 2009
Alexander Tsesis
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 34 (372,977)

Abstract:

Civil Rights, President Obama, Obama Administration, Racial Profiling, Felon Disenfranchisement, Hate Crimes, Health Care

34.

The Declaration of Independence and Constitutional Interpretation

Southern California Law Review, Vol. 89, 2016 Forthcoming
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 28 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 29 Mar 2016
Alexander Tsesis
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 30 (242,293)

Abstract:

Declaration of Independence, Constitutional Interpretation, Legal Philosophy, Constitutional Theory, Legal Theory, Legal History, Rule of Law

35.

Gettin’ Off the Streets: Support Programs for the Homeless

Number of pages: 3 Posted: 23 Aug 2010
Alexander Tsesis
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 27 (380,382)

Abstract:

Homelessness, vocational training

36.

Hate Crimes Legislation and the Thirteenth Amendment

Number of pages: 5 Posted: 23 Aug 2010
Alexander Tsesis
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 26 (372,977)

Abstract:

Hate crimes, Thirteenth Amendment, constitutional law

37.

Campus Speech and Harassment

Minnesota Law Review, Vol. 101, 2017
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 26 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 02 Apr 2017
Alexander Tsesis
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 0 (110,652)

Abstract:

Free Speech, First Amendment, Campus Codes, Theory, Hate Speech, Safe Spaces, Incetment, Trigger Warnings

38.

Terrorist Speech on Social Media

Vanderbilt Law Review, Vol. 70, 2017
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 21 May 2016 Last Revised: 25 Mar 2017
Alexander Tsesis
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 0 (68,380)

Abstract:

First Amendment, Free Speech, National Security, Terrorism, Comparative, Constitutional Law

39.

The Declaration of Independence as Introduction to the Constitution

Southern California Law Review, Vol. 89, 2016
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 24 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 29 Mar 2016
Alexander Tsesis
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 0 (195,508)

Abstract:

Declaration of Independence, Constitution, Originalism, Interpretation, Founding, Framers, Symposium Introduction

40.

Hate Speech, Volition, and Neurology

Journal of Law and the Biosciences, 1-4, 2015, DOI: 10.1093/jlb/lsv058
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 17 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 14 Jun 2016
Alexandra B. Roginsky and Alexander Tsesis
Centegra Health System - Department of Surgery and Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 0 (336,904)

Abstract:

Neuroscience, Hate Speech, Neurology, Mirror Neurons, Sociology of Hate

41.

Multifactoral Free Speech

Northwestern University Law Review, Vol. 110, 2016
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 17 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 14 Jun 2016
Alexander Tsesis
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 0 (218,403)

Abstract:

First Amendment, Free Speech, Legal Theory, Free Speech Theory, Campaign Financing Reform, Commercial Speech

42.

Categorizing Student Speech

Minnesota Law Review, Vol. 102, 2018
Number of pages: 71
Alexander Tsesis
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 0

Abstract:

Free Speech, First Amendment, Constitutional Law, Student Speech, Civil Rights

Other Papers (1)

Total Downloads: 57    Citations: 0
1.

A Brief History of Supreme Court Nominations

Balkinization Blog
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 31 Oct 2009
Alexander Tsesis
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 55 (170,873)

Abstract:

Supreme Court nominations, Supreme Court nominees, prejudice, society, objectivity of judicial judgments