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Sensitive Places?: How Gender Unmasks the Myth of Originalism in District of Columbia v. Heller

Susan P. Liebell
- 01 Apr 2021 - 
- Vol. 53, Iss: 2, pp 207-238
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In this paper, the authors synthesize insights from political theory, feminist legal theory, critical race theory, and American legal history for the case of District of Columbia v. Heller.
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This case study of the Second Amendment precedent, District of Columbia v. Heller, synthesizes insights from political theory, feminist legal theory, critical race theory, and American legal histor...

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United States V. _____

TL;DR: The case of Nitokalisi Fonua (hereinafter, "Nick") as mentioned in this paper, who admitted to stealing a white GMC Blazer from a motel room at the Days Inn in Utah.
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To Kill a Thief: Punishment, Proportionality, and Criminal Subjectivity in Locke's Second Treatise

TL;DR: In this article, the thief, a liminal figure that haunts the boundary of political membership and the border between the law of reason and the Law of beasts, drives Locke's accounts of the foundation of the commonwealth and the right to rebellion in the Second Treatise.

Public Man Private Woman Women In Social And Political Thought

TL;DR: In this article, a public man private woman women in social and political thought was downloaded and infected with a virus inside their computer. But they did not report the download of the virus.
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The Supreme Court and the Limits of Descriptive Representation

Kirsten Widner
- 28 Feb 2023 - 
TL;DR: The appointment of Justice Ketanji Brown Jackson to the Supreme Court in April 2022 was a meaningful sign of progress as mentioned in this paper , and she became the first Black woman to serve on the Court, and with her addition the Court has greater gender and racial diversity than at any time in history.
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The Politics of Law: Capricious Originalism and the Future of the Supreme Court

Susan P. Liebell
- 28 Feb 2023 - 
TL;DR: In 2018, the United States Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade, the precedent that had guaranteed access to abortion as a fundamental liberty ensured by the Fourteenth Amendment for almost half a century as mentioned in this paper .
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Public Man Private Woman Women In Social And Political Thought

TL;DR: In this article, a public man private woman women in social and political thought was downloaded and infected with a virus inside their computer. But they did not report the download of the virus.
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Guns as Smut: Defending the Home-Bound Second Amendment

TL;DR: The Second Amendment right to keep and bear arms for self-defense under the First Amendment is a robust right in the home, subject to near-plenary restriction by elected government everywhere else as mentioned in this paper.
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The True Woman: Scenes from the Law of Self-Defense

TL;DR: In the last few years, dozens of states have passed or proposed new Castle doctrine legislation intended to expand the right to use deadly force in self-defense as discussed by the authors. But the new Castle Doctrine statutes, conceived and advocated by the National Rifle Association, extend beyond the home to self defense more broadly.