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Full Name Paulsen, Michael Stokes
University/Affiliation University of St. Thomas School of Law
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1,097 320
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1,890 73
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73 results searching for (creator_facet:"Paulsen, Michael Stokes") in Law Journal Library. , sorted by "Number of Times Cited by Articles"


The Most Dangerous Branch: Executive Power to Say What the Law Is [article]
Georgetown Law Journal, Vol. 83, Issue 2 (December 1994), pp. 217-346
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
83 Geo L.J. 217 (1994-1995)
Cited by 451 Articles
Accessed 150 Times
The Interpretive Force of the Constitution's Secret Drafting History [article]
Georgetown Law Journal, Vol. 91, Issue 6 (August 2003), pp. 1113-1214
Kesavan, Vasan (Cited 429 times); Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
91 Geo. L.J. 1113 (2002-2003)
Cited by 244 Articles
Accessed 36 Times
Lemon is Dead [article]
Case Western Reserve Law Review, Vol. 43, Issue 3 (Spring 1993), pp. 795-864
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
43 Case W. Res. L. Rev. 795 (1992-1993)
Cited by 172 Articles
Accessed 13 Times
Abrogating Stare Decisis by Statute: May Congress Remove the Precedential Effect of Roe and Casey [article]
Yale Law Journal, Vol. 109, Issue 7 (2000), pp. 1535-1602
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
109 Yale L.J. 1535 (2000)
Cited by 164 Articles
Accessed 32 Times
A General Theory of Article V: The Constitutional Lessons of the Twenty-Seventh Amendment [article]
Yale Law Journal, Vol. 103, Issue 3 (December 1993), pp. 677-790
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
103 Yale L.J. 677 (December 1993)
Cited by 109 Articles
Accessed 25 Times
The Merryman Power and the Dilemma of Autonomous Executive Branch Interpretation [article]
Cardozo Law Review, Vol. 15 , Issues 1-2 (October 1993), pp. 81-112
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
15 Cardozo L. Rev. 81 (1993 - 1994)
Cited by 105 Articles
Accessed 34 Times
The Worst Constitutional Decision of All Time [article]
Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 78, Issue 4 (May 2003), pp. 995-1044
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
78 Notre Dame L. Rev. 995 (2002-2003)
Cited by 103 Articles
Accessed 26 Times
A RFRA Runs through It: Religious Freedom and the U.S. Code [article]
Montana Law Review, Vol. 56, Issue 1 (Winter 1995), pp. 249-294
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
56 Mont. L. Rev. 249 (1995)
Cited by 90 Articles
Accessed 25 Times
The Irrepressible Myth of Marbury [article]
Michigan Law Review, Vol. 101, pp. 2706-2743
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
101 Mich. L. Rev. 2706 (2002-2003)
Cited by 89 Articles
Accessed 9 Times
The Intrinsically Corrupting Influence of Precedent [article]
Constitutional Commentary, Vol. 22, Issue 2 (Summer 2005), pp. 289-298
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
22 Const. Comment. 289 (2005)
Cited by 88 Articles
Accessed 24 Times
The Constitution of Necessity [article]
Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 79, Issue 4 (July 2004), pp. 1257-1298
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
79 Notre Dame L. Rev. 1257 (2003-2004)
Cited by 87 Articles
Accessed 25 Times
Is West Virginia Unconstitutional [article]
California Law Review, Vol. 90, Issue 2 (March 2002), pp. 291-400
Kesavan, Vasan (Cited 429 times); Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
90 Cal. L. Rev. 291 (2002)
Cited by 68 Articles
Accessed 11 Times
Does the Constitution Prescribe Rules for Its Own Interpretation [article]
Northwestern University Law Review , Vol. 103, Issue 2 (Spring 2009), pp. 857-922
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
103 Nw. U. L. Rev. 857 (Spring 2009)
Cited by 63 Articles
Accessed 22 Times
Captain James T. Kirk and the Enterprise of Constitutional Interpretation: Some Modest Proposals from the Twenty-Third Century [notes]
Albany Law Review, Vol. 59, Issue 2 (1996), pp. 671-692
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
59 Alb. L. Rev. 671 (1995-1996)
Cited by 62 Articles
Accessed 30 Times
Accusing Justice: Some Variations on the Themes of Robert M. Cover's Justice Accused [article]
Journal of Law and Religion, Vol. 7, Issue 1 (1989), pp. 33-98
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
7 J. L. & Religion 33 (1989)
Cited by 61 Articles
Accessed 21 Times
Nixon Now: The Courts and the Presidency after Twenty-five Years [article]
Minnesota Law Review, Vol. 83, Issue 5 (May 1999), pp. 1337-1404
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
83 Minn. L. Rev. 1337 (1998-1999)
Cited by 54 Articles
Accessed 16 Times
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Limited Public Forum: Unconsitutional Conditions on Equal Access for Religious Speakers and Groups [article]
U.C. Davis Law Review, Vol. 29, Issue 3 (Spring 1996), pp. 653-718
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
29 U.C. Davis L. Rev. 653 (1995-1996)
Cited by 51 Articles
Accessed 12 Times
The Constitutional Power to Interpret International Law [article]
Yale Law Journal, Vol. 118, Issue 8 (June 2009), pp. 1762-1843
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
118 Yale L. J. 1762 (2008-2009)
Cited by 46 Articles
Accessed 16 Times
Reverse Discrimination and Law School Faculty Hiring: The Undiscovered Opinion [article]
Texas Law Review, Vol. 71, Issue 5 (April 1993), pp. 993-1010
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
71 Tex. L. Rev. 993 (April 1993)
Cited by 45 Articles
Accessed 26 Times
Youngstown Goes to War [article]
Constitutional Commentary, Vol. 19, Issue 1 (Spring 2002), pp. 215-260
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
19 Const. Comment. 215 (2002)
Cited by 44 Articles
Accessed 15 Times
Scouts, Families, and Schools [article]
Minnesota Law Review, Vol. 85, Issue 6 (June 2001), pp. 1917-1956
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
85 Minn. L. Rev. 1917 (2000-2001)
Cited by 42 Articles
Accessed 8 Times
God Is Great, Garvey Is Good: Making Sense of Religious Freedom [reviews]
Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 72, Issue 5 (July 1997), pp. 1597-1626
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
72 Notre Dame L. Rev. 1597 (July 1997)
Cited by 41 Articles
Accessed 8 Times
Is Lloyd Bentsen Unconstitutional [article]
Stanford Law Review, Vol. 46, Issue 4 (April 1994), pp. 907-918
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
46 Stan. L. Rev. 907 (1993-1994)
Cited by 40 Articles
Accessed 13 Times
Who Owns the Government's Attorney-Client Privilege [article]
Minnesota Law Review, Vol. 83, Issue 2 (December 1998), pp. 473-522
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
83 Minn. L. Rev. 473 (1998-1999)
Cited by 38 Articles
Accessed 13 Times
The Civil War as Constitutional Interpretation [reviews]
University of Chicago Law Review, Vol. 71, Issue 2 (Spring 2004), pp. 691-728
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
71 U. Chi. L. Rev. 691 (Spring 2004)
Cited by 35 Articles
Accessed 9 Times
Does the Supreme Court's Current Doctrine of Stare Decisis Require Adherence to the Supreme Court's Current Doctrine of Star Decisis [comments]
North Carolina Law Review, Vol. 86, Issue 5 (June 2008), pp. 1165-1212
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
86 N.C. L. Rev. 1165 (2007-2008)
Cited by 34 Articles
Accessed 16 Times
Straightening out the Confirmation Mess [reviews]
Yale Law Journal, Vol. 105, Issue 2 (November 1995), pp. 549-580
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
105 Yale L.J. 549 (November 1995)
Cited by 29 Articles
Accessed 2 Times
Protestantism and Comparative Competence: A Reply to Professors Levinson and Eisgruber [comments]
Georgetown Law Journal, Vol. 83, Issue 2 (December 1994), pp. 385-394
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
83 Geo L.J. 385 (1994-1995)
Cited by 28 Articles
Accessed 2 Times
Scalia's Sermonette [article]
Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 72, Issue 3 (1997), pp. 863-882
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times); Johnson, Steffen N. (Cited 106 times)
72 Notre Dame L. Rev. 863 (1997)
Cited by 28 Articles
Accessed 10 Times
Dirty Harry and the Real Constitution [reviews]
University of Chicago Law Review, Vol. 64, Issue 4 (Fall 1997), pp. 1457-1492
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
64 U. Chi. L. Rev. 1457 (Fall 1997)
Cited by 26 Articles
Accessed 5 Times
Priority of God: A Theory of Religious Liberty [article]
Pepperdine Law Review, Vol. 39, Special Issue (2013), pp. 1159-1222
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
39 Pepp. L. Rev. 1159 (2011-2013)
Cited by 24 Articles
Accessed 15 Times
The Emancipation Proclamation and the Commander in Chief Power [comments]
Georgia Law Review, Vol. 40, Issue 3 (Spring 2006), pp. 807-834
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
40 Ga. L. Rev. 807 (2005-2006)
Cited by 21 Articles
Accessed 55 Times
Medium Rare Scrutiny [notes]
Constitutional Commentary, Vol. 15, Issue 3 (Fall 1998), pp. 397-402
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
15 Const. Commment. 397 (1998)
Cited by 19 Articles
Accessed 30 Times
Lincoln and Judicial Authority [article]
Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 83, Issue 3 (May 2008), pp. 1227-1302
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
83 Notre Dame L. Rev. 1227 (2007-2008)
Cited by 19 Articles
Accessed 14 Times
Doubtful constitutionality of the Clinic Access Bill [comments]
Virginia Journal of Social Policy & the Law, Vol. 1, Issue 2 (Spring 1994), pp. 261-290
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times); McConnell, Michael W. (Cited 6116 times)
1 Va. J. Soc. Pol'y & L. 261 (Spring 1994)
Cited by 17 Articles
Accessed 4 Times
Brown, Casey-Style: The Shocking First Draft of the Segregation Opinion [article]
New York University Law Review, Vol. 69, Issue 6 (December 1994), pp. 1287-1300
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times); Rosen, Daniel N. (Cited 16 times)
69 N.Y.U. L. Rev. 1287 (1994)
Cited by 16 Articles
Accessed 5 Times
Is Bill Clinton Unconstitutional: The Case for President Strom Thurmond [notes]
Constitutional Commentary, Vol. 13, Issue 3 (Fall 1996), pp. 217-222
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
13 Const. Comment. 217 (1996)
Cited by 15 Articles
Accessed 7 Times
The Plausibility of Personhood [article]
Ohio State Law Journal, Vol. 74, Issue 1 (2013), pp. 13-74
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
74 Ohio St. L.J. 13 (2013)
Cited by 14 Articles
Accessed 31 Times
Marbury's Wrongness [article]
Constitutional Commentary, Vol. 20, Issue 2 (Summer 2003), pp. 343-358
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
20 Const. Comment. 343 (2003-2004)
Cited by 13 Articles
Accessed 8 Times
Someone Should Have Told Spiro Agnew [notes]
Constitutional Commentary, Vol. 14, Issue 2 (Summer 1997), pp. 245-246
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
14 Const. Comment. 245 (1997)
Cited by 13 Articles
Accessed 3 Times
Counting Heads on RFRA [article]
Constitutional Commentary, Vol. 14, Issue 1 (Spring 1997), pp. 7-26
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
14 Const. Comment. 7 (1997)
Cited by 12 Articles
Accessed 2 Times
A Government of Adequate Powers [comments]
Harvard Journal of Law & Public Policy, Vol. 31, Issue 3 (Summer 2008), pp. 991-1004
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
31 Harv. J. L. & Pub. Pol'y 991 (2008)
Cited by 11 Articles
Accessed 5 Times
Disaster: The Worst Religious Freedom Case in Fifty Years [article]
Regent University Law Review, Vol. 24, Issue 2 (2011-2012), pp. 283-310
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
24 Regent U. L. Rev. 283 (2011-2012)
Cited by 10 Articles
Accessed 14 Times
Lawson's Awesome (Also Wrong, Some) [article]
Constitutional Commentary , Vol. 18, Issue 1 (Spring 2001), pp. 231-242
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
18 Const. Comment. 231 (2001)
Cited by 9 Articles
Accessed 1 Times
Dedication and Foreword [comments]
Constitutional Commentary, Vol. 19, Issue 1 (Spring 2002), pp. 1-2
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
19 Const. Comment. 1 (2002)
Cited by 9 Articles
Accessed 2 Times
Is Religious Freedom Irrational [reviews]
Michigan Law Review, Vol. 112, Issue 6 (April 2014), pp. 1043-1070
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
112 Mich. L. Rev. 1043 (2013-2014)
Cited by 9 Articles
Accessed 14 Times
Let's Mess with Texas [article]
Texas Law Review, Vol. 82, Issue 6 (May 2004), pp. 1587-1620
Kesavan, Vasan (Cited 429 times); Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
82 Tex. L. Rev. 1587 (May 2004)
Cited by 9 Articles
Accessed 9 Times
How Yale Law School Trivializes Religious Devotion [article]
Seton Hall Law Review, Vol. 27, Issue 4 (1997), pp. 1259-1267
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
27 Seton Hall L. Rev. 1259 (1997)
Cited by 8 Articles
Accessed 2 Times
I'm Even Smarter than Bruce Ackerman: Why the President Can Veto His Own Impeachment [notes]
Constitutional Commentary, Vol. 16, Issue 1 (Spring 1999), pp. 1-6
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
16 Const. Comment. 1 (1999)
Cited by 7 Articles
Accessed 1 Times
The Text, the Whole Text, and Nothing but the Text, So Help Me God: Un-Writing Amar's Unwritten Constitution [reviews]
University of Chicago Law Review, Vol. 81, Issue 3 (Spring 2014), pp. 1385-1442
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
81 U. Chi. L. Rev. 1385 (2014)
Cited by 7 Articles
Accessed 42 Times
How to Count to Thirty-Four: The Constitutional Case for a Constitutional Convention [article]
Harvard Journal of Law & Public Policy, Vol. 34, Issue 3 (2011), pp. 837-872
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
34 Harv. J. L. & Pub. Pol'y 837 (2011)
Cited by 7 Articles
Accessed 2 Times
Double Jeopardy Law after Akhil Amar: Some Civil Procedure Analogies and Inquiries [article]
Cumberland Law Review, Vol. 26, Issue 1 (1995), pp. 23-36
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
26 Cumb. L. Rev. 23 (1995-1996)
Cited by 6 Articles
Accessed 3 Times
The War Power [article]
Harvard Journal of Law & Public Policy, Vol. 33, Issue 1 (Winter 2010), pp. 111-136
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
33 Harv. J. L. & Pub. Pol'y 111 (2010)
Cited by 6 Articles
Accessed 21 Times
Killing Terri Schiavo [article]
Constitutional Commentary, Vol. 22, Issue 3 (Winter 2005), pp. 585-598
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
22 Const. Comment. 585 (2005)
Cited by 4 Articles
Accessed 3 Times
Dead Man's Privilege: Vince Foster and the Demise of Legal Ethics [article]
Fordham Law Review, Vol. 68, Issue 3 (December 1999), pp. 807-850
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
68 Fordham L. Rev. 807 (1999-2000)
Cited by 4 Articles
Accessed 12 Times
Freedom of Speech at a Private Religious University [notes]
University of St. Thomas Journal of Law & Public Policy, Vol. 2, Issue 1 (Spring 2008), pp. 104-108
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
2 U. St. Thomas J.L. & Pub. Pol'y 104 (2008)
Cited by 3 Articles
Accessed 3 Times
Is St. Paul Unconstitutional [comments]
Constitutional Commentary, Vol. 23, Issue 1 (Spring 2006), pp. 1-6
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
23 Const. Comment. 1 (2006)
Cited by 2 Articles
Accessed 1 Times
Can a Constitutional Amendment Overrule a Supreme Court Decision [notes]
Constitutional Commentary, Vol. 24, Issue 2 (Summer 2007), pp. 285-290
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
24 Const. Comment. 285 (2007)
Cited by 2 Articles
Accessed 8 Times
The Constitutional Propriety of Ideological Litmus Tests for Judicial Appointments [article]
University of Chicago Law Review Online, Vol. 83, pp. 28-35
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
83 U. Chi. L. Rev. Online 28 (2016-2017)
Cited by 2 Articles
Accessed 21 Times
The Uneasy Case for Intellectual Diversity [comments]
Harvard Journal of Law & Public Policy, Vol. 37, Issue 1 (Winter 2014), pp. 145-164
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
37 Harv. J. L. & Pub. Pol'y 145 (2014)
Cited by 2 Articles
Accessed 3 Times
Our Perfect, Perfect Constitution [article]
Constitutional Commentary, Vol. 27, Issue 3 (Winter 2011), pp. 531-540
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
27 Const. Comment. 531 (2010-2011)
Cited by 1 Articles
Accessed 5 Times
Prospective Abolition of Abortion: Abortion and the Constitution in 2047 [comments]
University of St. Thomas Journal of Law and Public Policy, Vol. 1, Issue 1 (Spring 2007), pp. 51-55
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
1 U. St. Thomas J.L. & Pub. Pol'y 51 (2007)
Cited by 1 Articles
Accessed 1 Times
Kermit Gosnell and Uncle Tom's Cabin [article]
University of St. Thomas Journal of Law and Public Policy (Minnesota), Vol. 8, Issue 1 (Fall 2013), pp. 1-13
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
8 U. St. Thomas J.L. & Pub. Pol'y 1 (2013-2014)
Cited by 1 Articles
Accessed 3 Times
Drone On: The Commander in Chief Power to Target and Kill Americans [article]
Harvard Journal of Law & Public Policy, Vol. 38, Issue 1 (Winter 2015), pp. 43-62
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
38 Harv. J. L. & Pub. Pol'y 43 (2015)
Cited by 1 Articles
Accessed 28 Times
Checking the Court [article]
New York University Journal of Law and Liberty, Vol. 10, Issue 1 (2016), pp. 18-117
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
10 N.Y.U. J.L. & Liberty 18 (2016)
Cited by 1 Articles
Accessed 37 Times
Looking for a Model Answer: May Congress Prohibit Sex-Selective Abortions [notes]
Constitutional Commentary, Vol. 17, Issue 2 (Spring 2000), pp. 165-170
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
17 Const. Comment. 165 (2000)
Accessed 1 Times
There Is No Winter in Minnesota [comments]
Constitutional Commentary, Vol. 23, Issue 3 (Winter 2006), pp. 305-306
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
23 Const. Comment. 305 (2006)
Accessed 3 Times
Good Riddance, Jim Chen, You No-Good Lousy So-and-So [notes]
Constitutional Commentary, Vol. 24, Issue 1 (Spring 2007), pp. 1-2
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
24 Const. Comment. 1 (2007)
Accessed 4 Times
Hell, Handbaskets, and Government Lawyers: The Duty of Loyalty and Its Limits [article]
Law and Contemporary Problems, Vol. 61, Issue 1 (Winter/Spring 1998), pp. 83-106
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
61 Law and Contemp. Probs. 83 (1998)
Prospective Abolition of Abortion: Abortion and the Constitution in 2047 [comments]
University of St. Thomas Journal of Law and Public Policy, Vol. 1, Issue 1 (Spring 2007), pp. 51-55
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
1 U. St. Thomas J.L. & Pub. Pol'y 51 (2007)
Accessed 1 Times
A Constitutional Independent Counsel Statute [article]
Widener Law Symposium Journal, Vol. 5, pp. 111-116
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
5 Widener L. Symp. J. 111 (2000)
Accessed 3 Times
Precedent as Tactical Weaponry [article]
Texas Law Review See Also, Vol. 86, pp. 56-62
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
86 Tex. L. Rev. See Also 56 (2007-2008)
Accessed 3 Times
The Unconscionable War on Moral Conscience [reviews]
Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 91, Issue 3 (March 2016), pp. 1167-1196
Paulsen, Michael Stokes (Cited 2842 times)
91 Notre Dame L. Rev. 1167 (2015-2016)
Accessed 13 Times