State Judicial Sovereignty, 2016 Ill. L. Rev. ___ (forthcoming).

Restoring the Lost Confirmation, 83 U. Chi. L. Rev. Online 18 (2016) (with Randy E. Barnett).

Collective Liberty, 67 Hastings L.J. 623 (2016).

Government By Blog Post, 11 FIU L. Rev. 389 (2016). [This essay is adapted from Unraveled: Obamacare, Religious Liberty, & Executive Power (Cambridge University Press 2016).]

Popular Constitutionalism After Kelo, 23 Geo. Mason L. Rev. 255 (2016).

The Process of Marriage Equality, 43 Hastings Const. L.Q. 243 (2016).

Immigration Inside The Law, 55 Washburn L.J. 31 (2015).

The Legality Of Executive Action After King v. Burwell, 16 Engage: J. Federalist Soc'y Prac. Groups 8 (2015).

The Constitutionality Of DAPA Part II: Faithfully Executing The Law, 19 Tex. Rev. L. & Pol. 213 (2015).

The Constitutionality of DAPA Part I: Congressional Acquiescence to Deferred Action, 103 Geo. L.J. Online 96 (2015).

Obamacare & Man at Yale, 2014 U. Ill. L. Rev. 1241.

The Shooting Cycle, 46 Conn. L. Rev. 1513 (2014) (with Shelby Baird).

The Burden of Judging, 9 NYU J. L. & Liberty 1105 (2014).

What Happens if Data is Speech?, 16 U. Pa. J. Const. L. Heightened Scrutiny 25 (2014).

The 1st Amendment, 2nd Amendment, and 3D Printed Guns, 81 Tenn. L. Rev. 479 (2014).

Popular Constitutionalism and the Affordable Care Act, 27 Pub. Aff. Q. 179 (2013) (Peer-Reviewed).

Back To The Future Of Originalism, 16 Chap. L. Rev. 325 (2013).

Justice John Marshall Harlan: Professor of Law, 81 Geo. Wash. L. Rev. 1063 (2013). (with Bryan Frye and Michael McCloskey)

Originalism at the Right Time?, 90 Tex. L. Rev. See Also. 269 (2012).

Fantasy SCOTUS Crowdsourcing A Prediction Market for the Supreme Court, 10 Nw. J. Tech. & Intell. Prop. 125 (with Adam Aft & Corey Carpenter).

The Constitutionality of Social Cost, 34 Harv. J.L. & Pub. Pol'y 951 (2011).

Original Citizenship, 159 U. Pa. L. Rev. PENNUMBRA 95 (2010).

Outfoxed: Pierson v. Post and The Natural Law, 51 Am. J. Legal Hist. 417 (2011). Nominated by The Green Bag for “Exemplary Legal Writing” in long articles category for 2011.

Keeping Pandora’s Box Sealed: Privileges or Immunities, The Constitution in 2010, and Property Extending the Right to Keep and Bear Arms to the States, 8 Geo. J.L. & Pub. Pol’y 1 (2010). (with Ilya Shapiro)

Equal Protection From Eminent Domain: Protecting The Home Of Olech's Class Of One, 55 Loy. L. Rev. 697 (2010).

Youngstown’s Fourth Tier. Is There A Zone of Insight Beyond the Zone of Twilight?, 40 Memphis L. Rev. 541 (2010). (with Elizabeth Bahr)

The Tell-Tale Privileges or Immunities Clause, 2010 Cato Sup. Ct. Rev. 163. (with Alan Gura and Ilya Shapiro)

This Lemon Comes as a Lemon. The Lemon Test and the Pursuit of a Statute’s Secular Purpose, 20 Geo. Mason U. C.R. L.J. 351 (2010).

Omniveillance, Google, Privacy in Public, and the Right to Your Digital Identity: A Tort for Recording and Disseminating an Individual’s Image Over the Internet, 49 Santa Clara L. Rev. 313 (2009).

The Supreme Court’s New Battlefield, 90 Tex. L. Rev. 1207 (2012)(reviewing Adam Winkler, Gunfight: the Battle over the Right to Bear Arms in America (2011)).

Unraveled: Obamacare, Executive Power, & Religious Liberty (Cambridge University Press, Forthcoming October 2016). Unprecedented: The Constitutional Challenge to Obamacare (New York: PublicAffairs, 2013).

From Being One L to Teaching One L, in One L. (FORTHCOMING 2016).

The Path of Big Data and the Law, in H. Kumar Jayasuriya & Kathryn A. Ritcheske, Big Data, Big Challenges in Evidence-Based Policy Making (West Academic Press 2015).

Popular Constitutionalism and the Affordable Care Act, in The Affordable Care Act Decision: Philosophical and Legal Implications (Fritz Allhoff and Mark Hall, Eds) (New York: Routledge, 2014).


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