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Full Name Dorf, Michael C.
University/Affiliation Cornell Law School
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Cited by Cases
128 196
Cited by Articles
3,132 118
Self-Citations 141
Accessed (Past 12 Months)
1,077 282
Cited by Articles (Past 10 Years)
2,042 62
Cited by Articles (Past 1-2 years)
270 54
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39
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A Constitution of Democratic Experimentalism [article]
Columbia Law Review, Vol. 98, Issue 2 (March 1998), pp. 267-473
Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times); Sabel, Charles F. (Cited 1332 times)
98 Colum. L. Rev. 267 (1998)
Cited by 693 Articles
Accessed 97 Times
Levels of Generality in the Definition of Rights [article]
University of Chicago Law Review, Vol. 57, Issue 4 (Fall 1990), pp. 1057-1108
Tribe, Laurence H. (Cited 6955 times); Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times)
57 U. Chi. L. Rev. 1057 (Fall 1990)
Cited by 253 Articles
Accessed 45 Times
Facial Challenges to State and Federal Statutes [article]
Stanford Law Review, Vol. 46, Issue 2 (January 1994), pp. 235-304
Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times)
46 Stan. L. Rev. 235 (1993-1994)
Cited by 231 Articles
Accessed 22 Times
The Limits of Socratic Deliberation [comments]
Harvard Law Review, Vol. 112, Issue 1 (November 1998), pp. 4-83
Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times)
112 Harv. L. Rev. 4 (November 1998)
Cited by 195 Articles
Accessed 21 Times
Dicta and Article III [article]
University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Vol. 142, Issue 6 (June 1994), pp. 1997-2070
Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times)
142 U. Pa. L. Rev. 1997 (1993-1994)
Cited by 188 Articles
Accessed 33 Times
Legal Indeterminacy and Institutional Design [article]
New York University Law Review, Vol. 78, Issue 3 (June 2003), pp. 875-981
Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times)
78 N.Y.U. L. Rev. 875 (2003)
Cited by 146 Articles
Accessed 30 Times
Incidental Burdens of Fundamental Rights [article]
Harvard Law Review, Vol. 109, Issue 6 (April 1996), pp. 1175-1251
Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times)
109 Harv. L. Rev. 1175 (1995-1996)
Cited by 144 Articles
Accessed 47 Times
Integrating Normative and Descriptive Constitutional Theory: The Case of Original Meaning [article]
Georgetown Law Journal, Vol. 85, Issue 6 (June 1997), pp. 1765-1822
Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times)
85 Geo. L.J. 1765 (June 1997)
Cited by 120 Articles
Accessed 17 Times
Prediction and the Rule of Law [article]
UCLA Law Review, Vol. 42, Issue 3 (February 1995), pp. 651-716
Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times)
42 UCLA L. Rev. 651 (1994-1995)
Cited by 103 Articles
Accessed 21 Times
Equal Protection Incorporation [article]
Virginia Law Review, Vol. 88, Issue 5 (September 2002), pp. 951-1024
Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times)
88 Va. L. Rev. 951 (2002)
Cited by 91 Articles
Accessed 9 Times
Shared Constitutional Interpretation [article]
Supreme Court Review, Vol. 2000, pp. 61-108
Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times); Friedman, Barry (Cited 3576 times)
2000 Sup. Ct. Rev. 61 (2000)
Cited by 75 Articles
Accessed 10 Times
What Does the Second Amendment Mean Today [article]
Chicago-Kent Law Review, Vol. 76, Issue 1 (2000), pp. 291-348
Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times)
76 Chi.-Kent L. Rev. 291 (2000-2001)
Cited by 66 Articles
Accessed 20 Times
Constiutional Existence Conditions and Judicial Review [article]
Virginia Law Review, Vol. 89, Issue 6 (October 2003), pp. 1105-1202
Adler, Matthew D. (Cited 1259 times); Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times)
89 Va. L. Rev. 1105 (October 2003)
Cited by 65 Articles
Accessed 10 Times
Problem-Solving Courts: From Innovation to Institutionalization [comments]
American Criminal Law Review, Vol. 40, Issue 4 (Fall 2003), pp. 1501-1512
Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times); Fagan, Jeffrey A. (Cited 58 times)
40 Am. Crim. L. Rev. 1501 (2003)
Cited by 49 Articles
Accessed 58 Times
Same-Sex Marriage, Second-Class Citizenship, and Law's Social Meanings [article]
Virginia Law Review, Vol. 97, Issue 6 (October 2011), pp. 1267-1346
Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times)
97 Va. L. Rev. 1267 (2011)
Cited by 47 Articles
Accessed 16 Times
Truth, Justice, and the American Constitution [reviews]
Columbia Law Review, Vol. 97, Issue 1 (January 1997), pp. 133-177
Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times)
97 Colum. L. Rev. 133 (January 1997)
Cited by 42 Articles
Accessed 8 Times
Can Process Theory Constrain Courts [article]
University of Colorado Law Review, Vol. 72, Issue 4 (2001), pp. 923-952
Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times); Issacharoff, Samuel (Cited 4913 times)
72 U. Colo. L. Rev. 923 (2001)
Cited by 37 Articles
Accessed 4 Times
Fallback Law [article]
Columbia Law Review, Vol. 107, Issue 2 (March 2007), pp. 303-373
Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times)
107 Colum. L. Rev. 303 (2007)
Cited by 37 Articles
Accessed 7 Times
The Relevance of Federal Norms for State Separation of Powers [article]
Roger Williams University Law Review, Vol. 4, Issue 1 (Fall 1998), pp. 51-78
Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times)
4 Roger Williams U. L. Rev. 51 (1998-1999)
Cited by 31 Articles
Accessed 3 Times
Dynamic Incorporation of Foreign Law [article]
University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Vol. 157, Issue 1 (November 2008), pp. 103-170
Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times)
157 U. Pa. L. Rev. 103 (2008-2009)
Cited by 31 Articles
Accessed 6 Times
How to Choose the Least Unconstitutional Option: Lessons for the President (and Others) from the Debt Ceiling Standoff [article]
Columbia Law Review, Vol. 112, Issue 6 (October 2012), pp. 1175-1243
Buchanan, Neil H. (Cited 145 times); Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times)
112 Colum. L. Rev. 1175 (2012)
Cited by 30 Articles
Accessed 7 Times
Create Your Own Constitutional Theory [article]
California Law Review, Vol. 87, Issue 3 (May 1999), pp. 593-612
Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times)
87 Cal L. Rev. 593 (May 1999)
Cited by 29 Articles
Accessed 6 Times
The Coherentism of Democracy and Distrust [article]
Yale Law Journal, Vol. 114, Issue 6 (April 2005), pp. 1237-1278
Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times)
114 Yale L.J. 1237 (April 2005)
Cited by 26 Articles
Accessed 12 Times
No Federalists Here: Anti-Federalism and Nationalism on the Rehnquist Court [article]
Rutgers Law Journal, Vol. 31, Issue 3 (Spring 2000), pp. 741-752
Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times)
31 Rutgers L.J. 741 (1999-2000)
Cited by 23 Articles
Accessed 1 Times
The Good Society, Commerce, and the Rehnquist Court [article]
Fordham Law Review, Vol. 69, Issue 5 (April 2001), pp. 2161-2188
Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times)
69 Fordham L. Rev. 2161 (2000-2001)
Cited by 23 Articles
Accessed 1 Times
The Aspirational Constitution [article]
George Washington Law Review, Vol. 77, Issues 5-6 (September 2009), pp. 1631-1672
Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times)
77 Geo. Wash. L. Rev. 1631 (2008-2009)
Cited by 21 Articles
Accessed 15 Times
Identity Politics and the Second Amendment [comments]
Fordham Law Review, Vol. 73, Issue 2 (November 2004), pp. 549-572
Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times)
73 Fordham L. Rev. 549 (2004-2005)
Cited by 21 Articles
Accessed 16 Times
Does Heller Protect a Right to Carry Guns Outside the Home [article]
Syracuse Law Review , Vol. 59, Issue 2 (2008), pp. 225-234
Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times)
59 Syracuse L. Rev. 225 (2008-2009)
Cited by 20 Articles
Accessed 16 Times
The Domain of Reflexive Law [article]
Columbia Law Review, Vol. 103, Issue 2 (March 2003), pp. 384-402
Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times)
103 Colum. L. Rev. 384 (2003)
Cited by 20 Articles
Accessed 10 Times
Recipe for Trouble: Some Thoughts on Meaning, Translation and Normative Theory [comments]
Georgetown Law Journal, Vol. 85, Issue 6 (June 1997), pp. 1857-1870
Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times)
85 Geo. L.J. 1857 (June 1997)
Cited by 20 Articles
Accessed 6 Times
Interpretive Holism and the Structural Method, or How Charles Black Might Have Thought about Campaign Finance Reform and Congressional Timidity [article]
Georgetown Law Journal, Vol. 92, Issue 4 (April 2004), pp. 833-858
Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times)
92 Geo. L.J. 833 (April 2004)
Cited by 20 Articles
Accessed 4 Times
Coming off the Bench: Legal and Policy Implications of Proposals to Allow Retired Justices to Sit by Designation on the Supreme Court [article]
Duke Law Journal, Vol. 61, Issue 1 (October 2011), pp. 81-122
McElroy, Lisa T. (Cited 93 times); Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times)
61 Duke L.J. 81 (2011-2012)
Cited by 18 Articles
Accessed 4 Times
Iqbal and Bad Apples [article]
Lewis & Clark Law Review, Vol. 14, Issue 1 (Spring 2010), pp. 217-230
Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times)
14 Lewis & Clark L. Rev. 217 (2010)
Cited by 18 Articles
Accessed 4 Times
God and Man in the Yale Dormitories [article]
Virginia Law Review, Vol. 84, Issue 5 (August 1998), pp. 843-870
Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times)
84 Va. L. Rev. 843 (1998)
Cited by 18 Articles
Accessed 2 Times
The Paths to Legal Equality: A Reply to Dean Sullivan [article]
California Law Review, Vol. 90, Issue 3 (May 2002), pp. 791-812
Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times)
90 Cal. L. Rev. 791 (2002)
Cited by 17 Articles
Accessed 1 Times
Instrumental and Non-Instrumental Federalism [article]
Rutgers Law Journal, Vol. 28, Issue 4 (Summer 1997), pp. 825-834
Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times)
28 Rutgers L.J. 825 (1996-1997)
Cited by 16 Articles
Accessed 1 Times
Nonoriginalist Perspective on the Lessons of History, A [article]
Harvard Journal of Law & Public Policy, Vol. 19, Issue 2 (Winter 1996), pp. 351-362
Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times)
19 Harv. J. L. & Pub. Pol'y 351 (1995-1996)
Cited by 16 Articles
Accessed 3 Times
Disbarment in the United States: Who Shall Do the Noisome Work [article]
Columbia Journal of Law and Social Problems, Vol. 12, Issue 1 (Fall 1975), pp. 1-76
Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times)
12 Colum. J.L. & Soc. Probs. 1 (1975-1976)
Cited by 13 Articles
Accessed 2 Times
Strange Bedfellows: How an Anticipatory Countermovement Brought Same-Sex Marriage into the Public Arena [article]
Law & Social Inquiry, Vol. 39, Issue 2 (Spring 2014), pp. 449-473
Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times); Tarrow, Sidney (Cited 13 times)
39 Law & Soc. Inquiry 449 (2014)

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Does Federal Executive Branch Experience Explain Why Some Republican Supreme Court Justices Evolve and Others Don't [article]
Harvard Law & Policy Review, Vol. 1, Issue 2 (Summer 2007), pp. 457-476
Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times)
1 Harv. L. & Pol'y Rev. 457 (2007)
Cited by 9 Articles
Accessed 13 Times
Abortion Rights [notes]
Touro Law Review, Vol. 23, Issue 4 (2008), pp. 815-826
Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times)
23 Touro L. Rev. 815 (2007-2008)
Cited by 9 Articles
Accessed 33 Times
The Marjoritarian Difficulty and Theories of Constitutional Decision Making [article]
University of Pennsylvania Journal of Constitutional Law, Vol. 13, Issue 2 (December 2010), pp. 283-304
Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times)
13 U. Pa. J. Const. L. 283 (2010-2011)
Cited by 9 Articles
Accessed 6 Times
The Orwellian Military Commissions Act of 2006 [article]
Journal of International Criminal Justice, Vol. 5, Issue 1 (March 2007), pp. 10-18
Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times)
5 J. Int'l Crim. Just. 10 (March 2007)
Cited by 8 Articles
Accessed 4 Times
Nullifying the Debt Ceiling Threat Once and for All: Why the President Should Embrace the Least Unconstitutional Option [article]
Columbia Law Review Sidebar, Vol. 112, pp. 237-249
Buchanan, Neil H. (Cited 145 times); Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times)
112 Colum. L. Rev. Sidebar 237 (2012)
Cited by 8 Articles
Accessed 6 Times
Don't End or Audit the Fed: Central Bank Independence in an Age of Austerity [article]
Cornell Law Review, Vol. 102, Issue 1 (November 2016), pp. 1-86
Buchanan, Neil H. (Cited 145 times); Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times)
102 Cornell L. Rev. 1 (2016-2017)
Cited by 8 Articles
Accessed 105 Times
Cited by 7 Articles
Accessed 18 Times
Commerce, Death Panels, and Broccoli: Or Why the Activity/Inactivity Distinction in the Health Care Case was Really About the Right to Bodily Integrity [article]
Georgia State University Law Review, Vol. 29, Issue 4 (Summer 2013), pp. 897-920
Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times)
29 Ga. St. U. L. Rev. 897 (Summer 2013)
Cited by 7 Articles
Accessed 17 Times
Spandrel or Frankenstein's Monster - The Vices and Virtues of Retrofitting in American Law [article]
William & Mary Law Review, Vol. 54, Issue 2 (November 2012), pp. 339-370
Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times)
54 Wm. & Mary L. Rev. 339 (2012-2013)
Cited by 7 Articles
Accessed 4 Times
A Comment on Text, Time and Audience Understanding in Constitutional Law [article]
Washington University Law Quarterly, Vol. 73, Issue 3 (Fall 1995), pp. 983-988
Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times)
73 Wash. U. L. Q. 983 (1995)
Cited by 5 Articles
Accessed 3 Times
Tainted Law [comments]
University of Cincinnati Law Review, Vol. 80, Issue 3 (Spring 2012), pp. 923-944
Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times)
80 U. Cin. L. Rev. 923 (Spring 2012)
Cited by 5 Articles
Accessed 3 Times
Courts, Reasons, and Rules [article]
QLR, Vol. 19, Issue 3 (2000), pp. 483-504
Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times)
19 QLR 483 (2000)
Cited by 4 Articles
Accessed 3 Times
Drug Treatment Courts and Emergent Experimentalist Government [article]
Vanderbilt Law Review, Vol. 53, Issue 3 (April 2000), pp. 829-884
Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times); Sabel, Charles F. (Cited 1332 times)
53 Vand. L. Rev. 829 (2000)
Cited by 4 Articles
Accessed 32 Times
The Marginality of Citizens United [article]
Cornell Journal of Law and Public Policy, Vol. 20, Issue 3 (Spring 2011), pp. 739-752
Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times)
20 Cornell J. L. & Pub. Pol'y 739 (Spring 2011)
Cited by 3 Articles
Accessed 13 Times
In Praise of Justice Blackmun: (Corrected) Typos and All [comments]
Columbia Law Review, Vol. 99, Issue 6 (October 1999), pp. 1397-1404
Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times)
99 Colum. L. Rev. 1397 (October 1999)
Cited by 2 Articles
Accessed 1 Times
Borrowing by Any Other Name: Why Presidential Spending Cuts Would Still Exceed the Debt Ceiling [article]
Columbia Law Review Sidebar, Vol. 114, pp. 26-50
Buchanan, Neil H. (Cited 145 times); Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times)
114 Colum. L. Rev. Sidebar 26 (2014)
Cited by 2 Articles
Accessed 3 Times
The Constitution and the Political Community [article]
Constitutional Commentary, Vol. 27, Issue 3 (Winter 2011), pp. 499-506
Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times)
27 Const. Comment. 499 (2010-2011)
Cited by 2 Articles
Accessed 1 Times
Foreword: The Most Confusing Branch [comments]
Tulsa Law Review, Vol. 45, Issue 2 (Winter 2009), pp. 191-196
Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times)
45 Tulsa L. Rev. 191 (2009-2010)
Cited by 2 Articles
Accessed 3 Times
Three Vital Issues: Incorporation of the Second Amendment, Federal Government Power, and Separation of Powers - October 2009 Term [article]
Touro Law Review, Vol. 27, Issue 1 (2011), pp. 125-148
Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times); Chemerinsky, Erwin (Cited 6087 times)
27 Touro L. Rev. 125 (2011)
Cited by 2 Articles
Accessed 2 Times
Be Careful What You Wish For [article]
Constitutional Commentary, Vol. 16, Issue 3 (Winter 1999), pp. 505-510
Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times)
16 Const. Comment. 505 (1999)
Cited by 1 Articles
Accessed 2 Times
Donald Trump and Other Agents of Constitutional Change [article]
University of Chicago Law Review Online, Vol. 83, pp. 72-81
Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times)
83 U. Chi. L. Rev. Online 72 (2016-2017)
Cited by 1 Articles
Accessed 88 Times
Federal Governmental Power: The Voting Rights Act [article]
Touro Law Review , Vol. 26, Issue 2 (2010), pp. 505-514
Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times)
26 Touro L. Rev. 505 (2010-2011)
Cited by 1 Articles
Accessed 1 Times
Measuring the Chilling Effect [article]
New York University Law Review, Vol. 90, Issue 4 (October 2015), pp. 1095-1114
Canes-Wrone, Brandice (Cited 31 times); Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times)
90 N.Y.U. L. Rev. 1095 (October 2015)
Cited by 1 Articles
Accessed 39 Times
Early-Bird Special Indeed: Why the Tax Anti-Injunction Act Permits the Present Challenges to the Minimum Coverage Provision [article]
Yale Law Journal Forum, Vol. 121, pp. 389-412
Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times); Siegel, Neil S. (Cited 644 times)
121 Yale L.J. F. 389 (2011-2012)
Cited by 1 Articles
Accessed 1 Times
Whose Ox Is Being Gored - When Attitudinalism Meets Federalism [article]
St. John's Journal of Legal Commentary , Vol. 21, Issue 2 (Spring 2007), pp. 497-526
Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times)
21 St. John's J. Legal Comment. 497 (2006-2007)
Accessed 2 Times
Richard A. Posner, Divergent Paths: The Academy and the Judiciary [reviews]
Journal of Legal Education, Vol. 66, Issue 1 (Autumn 2016), pp. 186-202
Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times)
66 J. Legal Educ. 186 (2016-2017)
Accessed 23 Times
A Partial Defense of an Anti-Discrimination Principle [article]
Issues in Legal Scholarship, Vol. 2, Issue 1 (2002), pp. [i]-14
Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times)
2 Issues Legal Scholarship [i] (2002)
Even a Dog: A Response to Professor Fallon [comments]
Harvard Law Review Forum, Vol. 130, Issue 2 (December 2016), pp. 86-94
Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times)
130 Harv. L. Rev. F. 86 (2016-2017)
Accessed 14 Times
Incidental Burdens and the Nature of Judicial Review [article]
University of Chicago Law Review Online, Vol. 83, pp. 97-112
Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times)
83 U. Chi. L. Rev. Online 97 (2016-2017)
Accessed 5 Times
First Amendment Freedom of Speech and Religion - October 2009 Term [article]
Touro Law Review, Vol. 27, Issue 1 (2011), pp. 63-84
Neuborne, Burt (Cited 1843 times); Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times)
27 Touro L. Rev. 63 (2011)
Accessed 3 Times
Animal Rights: From Why to How [comments]
Animal Law, Vol. 22, Issue 2 (2016), pp. 225-248
Schaffner, Joan (Cited 21 times); Colb, Sherry F. (Cited 462 times); Dorf, Michael C. (Cited 3132 times); Favre, David (Cited 219 times)
22 Animal L. 225 (2015-2016)
Accessed 34 Times
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