Alexander Tsesis

Loyola University Chicago School of Law

Simon Chair in Constitutional Law and Professor of Law

25 E. Pearson

Chicago, IL 60611

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (45)

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

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

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

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

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

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

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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
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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

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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
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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

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

10.

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

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

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

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

14.

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
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antislavery, abolitionism, constitutionism, emancipation

15.

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

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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
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homelessness, poverty, training, destitution, law

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

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

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Social Media Accountability for Terrorist Propaganda

Fordham Law Review, Vol. 86, 2017
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 05 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 08 Nov 2017
Alexander Tsesis
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
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First Amendment, Legal Theory, Constitutional Law, Social Media Regulation, Section 230

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

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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
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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

22.

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

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

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

25.

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

26.

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

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

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

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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
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Constitutional Law, Thirteenth Amendment

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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 Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law, Loyola University Chicago School of Law and University of Toledo College of Law
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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

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

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

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

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Data Subjects' Privacy Rights: Regulation of Personal Data Retention and Erasure

University of Colorado Law Review, Vol. 90, 2019
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 13 Feb 2019 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2019
Alexander Tsesis
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
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Privacy, Free Speech, Legal Theory, Comparative Law, Digital Privacy, First Amendment

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

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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
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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

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Marketplace of Ideas, Privacy, and Digital Audiences

Notre Dame Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 27 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 07 Jun 2019
Alexander Tsesis
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
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Free Speech, First Amendment, Privacy, Internet, Commercial Speech, Legal Theory

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

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Categorizing Student Speech

Minnesota Law Review, Vol. 102, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 21 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 03 Dec 2017
Alexander Tsesis
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
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Free Speech, First Amendment, Constitutional Law, Student Speech, Civil Rights

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

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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 Roginsky and Alexander Tsesis
Centegra Health System - Department of Surgery and Loyola University Chicago School of Law
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Neuroscience, Hate Speech, Neurology, Mirror Neurons, Sociology of Hate

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

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Hate Crimes Legislation and the Thirteenth Amendment

Number of pages: 5 Posted: 23 Aug 2010
Alexander Tsesis
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
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Hate crimes, Thirteenth Amendment, constitutional law

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

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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
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Homelessness, vocational training

Other Papers (1)

Total Downloads: 59
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
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Supreme Court nominations, Supreme Court nominees, prejudice, society, objectivity of judicial judgments