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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 30 Mar 2017

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1 5,389 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 5,269 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 4,726 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 4,217 Abortion and Original Meaning
Jack M. Balkin
Yale University - Law School
Date posted to database: 21 Aug 2006
Last Revised: 14 Apr 2008
5 4,172 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 4,143 Gödel’s Loophole
Enrique Guerra-Pujol
University of Central Florida
Date posted to database: 23 Feb 2012
Last Revised: 18 Dec 2013
7 4,075 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 3,693 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 3,501 Semantic Originalism
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
Date posted to database: 16 Apr 2008
Last Revised: 25 Nov 2008
10 3,158 Statement of Lawrence B. Solum: Hearings on the Nomination of the Honorable Neil M. Gorsuch to be an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States
Lawrence B. Solum
Georgetown University Law Center
Date posted to database: 25 Mar 2017
Last Revised: 25 Mar 2017

RECENT TOP PAPERS for all papers first announced in the last 60 days
29 Jan 2017 through 30 Mar 2017

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1 1,485 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: 25 Mar 2017
2 381 Who are 'Officers of the United States'?
Jennifer L. Mascott
Georgetown University Law Center
Date posted to database: 16 Feb 2017
Last Revised: 16 Mar 2017
3 366 The Constitution and the Language of the Law
Michael B. Rappaport and John O. McGinnis
University of San Diego School of Law and Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law
Date posted to database: 8 Mar 2017
Last Revised: 8 Mar 2017
4 274 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
5 247 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: 27 Mar 2017
6 209 '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: 7 Mar 2017
7 188 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
8 173 Statutory Divestiture of Tribal Sovereignty
Matthew L. M. Fletcher
Michigan State University College of Law
Date posted to database: 22 Feb 2017
Last Revised: 22 Feb 2017
9 135 The Original Meaning of ‘Emoluments’ in the Constitution
Robert G. Natelson
The Independence Institute
Date posted to database: 6 Feb 2017
Last Revised: 21 Feb 2017
10 123 High-Stakes Interpretation
Ryan D. Doerfler
University of Pennsylvania Law School
Date posted to database: 7 Mar 2017
Last Revised: 10 Mar 2017





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