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U.S. Constitutional Law: Interpretation & Judicial Review eJournal

ALL TIME TOP PAPERS for all papers in this SSRN eLibrary subject area
2 Jan 1997 through 5 Dec 2016

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1 5,362 The Second Amendment as Ordinary Constitutional Law
Glenn Harlan Reynolds
University of Tennessee College of Law
Date posted to database: 11 Apr 2014
Last Revised: 11 Jun 2014
2 5,232 The Subjects of the Constitution
Nicholas Quinn Rosenkranz
Georgetown University Law Center
Date posted to database: 18 May 2010
Last Revised: 25 May 2011
3 4,700 Second Amendment Penumbras: Some Preliminary Observations (Final)
Glenn Harlan Reynolds
University of Tennessee College of Law
Date posted to database: 11 Feb 2012
Last Revised: 22 Feb 2012
4 4,175 Abortion and Original Meaning
Jack M. Balkin
Yale University - Law School
Date posted to database: 21 Aug 2006
Last Revised: 14 Apr 2008
5 4,053 The Natural Born Citizen Clause as Originally Understood
Mary Brigid McManamon
Widener University Delaware Law School
Date posted to database: 4 Jun 2014
Last Revised: 20 Jan 2016
6 3,942 Divine Operating System
Glenn Harlan Reynolds
University of Tennessee College of Law
Date posted to database: 12 Jun 2011
Last Revised: 8 Sep 2011
7 3,728 Gödel’s Loophole
Enrique Guerra-Pujol
University of Central Florida
Date posted to database: 23 Feb 2012
Last Revised: 18 Dec 2013
8 3,654 The Ninth Amendment: It Means What It Says
Randy E. Barnett
Georgetown University Law Center
Date posted to database: 25 Aug 2005
Last Revised: 18 Dec 2006
9 3,398 Semantic Originalism
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
Date posted to database: 16 Apr 2008
Last Revised: 25 Nov 2008
10 3,131 Scalia's Infidelity: A Critique of Faint-Hearted Originalism
Randy E. Barnett
Georgetown University Law Center
Date posted to database: 1 Feb 2006
Last Revised: 5 Jan 2007

RECENT TOP PAPERS for all papers first announced in the last 60 days
6 Oct 2016 through 5 Dec 2016

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1 316 Originalism's Bite
William Baude and Stephen E. Sachs
University of Chicago - Law School and Duke University School of Law
Date posted to database: 17 Oct 2016
Last Revised: 30 Nov 2016
2 299 Clarence Thomas the Questioner
RonNell Andersen Jones and Aaron Nielson
University of Utah and Brigham Young University - J. Reuben Clark Law School
Date posted to database: 1 Nov 2016
Last Revised: 1 Nov 2016
3 152 The Distinctive Role of Justice Samuel Alito: From a Politics of Restoration to a Politics of Dissent
Neil Siegel
Duke University School of Law
Date posted to database: 21 Oct 2016
Last Revised: 27 Oct 2016
4 150 Putting Kelo in Perspective
Ilya Somin
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
Date posted to database: 14 Oct 2016
Last Revised: 14 Oct 2016
5 122 The Protean Take Care Clause
Jack Landman Goldsmith and John F. Manning
Harvard Law School and Harvard Law School
Date posted to database: 14 Oct 2016
Last Revised: 14 Oct 2016
6 106 The Constitutional Constant
Richard Primus
University of Michigan Law School
Date posted to database: 19 Oct 2016
Last Revised: 29 Oct 2016
7 96 Chevron Step One-and-a-Half
Daniel Jacob Hemel and Aaron Nielson
University of Chicago Law School and Brigham Young University - J. Reuben Clark Law School
Date posted to database: 16 Nov 2016
Last Revised: 1 Dec 2016
8 92 Common Law is Not an Option
James R. Maxeiner
University of Baltimore - School of Law
Date posted to database: 8 Nov 2016
Last Revised: 8 Nov 2016
9 86 Analyzing Avoidance: Judicial Strategy in Comparative Perspective
Erin F. Delaney
Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law
Date posted to database: 25 Oct 2016
Last Revised: 30 Oct 2016
10 85 Is the Uniform Faithful Presidential Electors Act Constitutional?
Robert J. Delahunty
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)
Date posted to database: 12 Nov 2016
Last Revised: 12 Nov 2016





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