Recent Top Papers (60 days)

As of: 27 Apr 2022 - 26 Jun 2022
Rank Paper Downloads
1.

Movement Judges

Washington and Lee University - School of Law
1,634
2.

Independence of the Court of Justice of the European Union: Unchecked Member States Power after the Sharpston Affair

CEU Democracy Institute, Budapest and Aarhus University
159
3.

A Precedent-Based Critique of Legal Positivism

Fordham University School of Law and Harvard Law School
130
4.

The International Dimension of the Hong Kong Constitutional Order

The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Faculty of Law
67
5.

Multi-Parent Families: Real and Imagined

Yale University - Law School and University of California, Davis - School of Law
52
6.

A Court of Two Minds

Columbia Law School
51
7.

'Law Over Legalism': International Court Legitimacy in Lautsi v. Italy

Yale University, Law School
48
8.

Conflict, Consistency and the Role of Conventional Morality in Judicial Decision-Making

Fordham University School of Law
47
9.

Judicial Impartiality, Bias and Emotion

Flinders University - School of Law, Flinders University - Department of Sociology and Flinders University - School of Law
41
10.

Liberalism Triumphant? Ideology and the En Banc Process in the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals

University of Pittsburgh - School of Law (Emeritus)
39

All Time Top Papers

As of: 02 Jan 1997 - 26 Jun 2022
Rank Paper Downloads
1.

Finding Order in the Morass: The Three Real Justifications for Piercing the Corporate Veil

Yale Law School and Columbia Law School
6,688
2.

Justice, Interrupted: The Effect of Gender, Ideology and Seniority at Supreme Court Oral Arguments

Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law and Northwestern Pritzker School of Law
6,170
3.

The Counter-Clerks of Justice Scalia

Indiana University Maurer School of Law
4,902
4.

The Role and Historical Development of the Judiciary in Nigeria

LEGAL EMPERORS
3,152
5.

Blinking on the Bench: How Judges Decide Cases

Vanderbilt University - Law School, Cornell Law School and California Central District Court
3,129
6.

The Bound Executive: Emergency Powers During the Pandemic

University of Chicago Law School and University of Virginia School of Law
2,942
7.

Understanding Legal Realism

Washington University in St. Louis - School of Law
2,572
8.

Why We Need More Judicial Activism

Vanderbilt University - Law School
2,533
9.

Legal Reasoning

University of Virginia School of Law and University of Virginia School of Law
2,271
10.

Federal Judicial Clerkship Report of Recent Law School Graduates, 2020 Edition

University of Iowa - College of Law
2,236