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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 26 Feb 2017

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1 5,383 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 5,260 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 4,722 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 4,204 Abortion and Original Meaning
Jack M. Balkin
Yale University - Law School
Date posted to database: 21 Aug 2006
Last Revised: 14 Apr 2008
5 4,171 Divine Operating System
Glenn Harlan Reynolds
University of Tennessee College of Law
Date posted to database: 12 Jun 2011
Last Revised: 8 Sep 2011
6 4,090 Gödel’s Loophole
Enrique Guerra-Pujol
University of Central Florida
Date posted to database: 23 Feb 2012
Last Revised: 18 Dec 2013
7 4,071 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
8 3,686 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 3,465 Semantic Originalism
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
Date posted to database: 16 Apr 2008
Last Revised: 25 Nov 2008
10 3,144 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
28 Dec 2016 through 26 Feb 2017

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1 1,296 The Foreign Emoluments Clause and the Chief Executive
Andy Grewal
University of Iowa - College of Law
Date posted to database: 20 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 14 Feb 2017
2 1,036 Is Qualified Immunity Unlawful?
William Baude
University of Chicago - Law School
Date posted to database: 11 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 17 Feb 2017
3 252 The Letter and the Spirit: The Judicial Duty of Good-Faith Constitutional Construction
Randy E. Barnett and Evan Bernick
Georgetown University Law Center and Institute for Justice
Date posted to database: 8 Feb 2017
Last Revised: 8 Feb 2017
4 178 Equal Right to the Poor
Richard M. Re
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
Date posted to database: 20 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 26 Feb 2017
5 164 Lions Under the Bureaucracy: Review of Adrian Vermeule, 'Law's Abnegation: From Law's Empire to the Administrative State'
Evan Bernick
Institute for Justice
Date posted to database: 6 Feb 2017
Last Revised: 8 Feb 2017
6 136 Do More Interpretive Sources Mean More Discretion?
Adam M. Samaha
New York University School of Law
Date posted to database: 23 Dec 2016
Last Revised: 29 Dec 2016
7 123 Comparing Judicial Activism – Can We Say that the US Supreme Court is More Activist than the German Constitutional Court?
Nuno M. Garoupa
Texas A&M University School of Law
Date posted to database: 19 Dec 2016
Last Revised: 14 Jan 2017
8 112 Reply: A Pause for State Courts Considering Model Rule 8.4(G) The First Amendment and 'Conduct Related to the Practice of Law'
Josh Blackman
South Texas College of Law Houston
Date posted to database: 28 Dec 2016
Last Revised: 12 Jan 2017
9 107 Constitutional Reasonableness
Brandon L. Garrett
University of Virginia School of Law
Date posted to database: 23 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 25 Jan 2017
10 105 Same-Sex Marriage and Backlash: Consensus, Conflict, and Constitutional Culture
Reva Siegel
Yale University - Law School
Date posted to database: 10 Feb 2017
Last Revised: 21 Feb 2017





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