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Florida Law Review, 64:6 (December 2012)

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December 2012 | Volume 64, Number 6 


Martin H. Redish & Matthew B. Arnould, Judicial Review, Constitutional Interpretation, and the Democratic Dilemma: Proposing a “Controlled Activism” Alternative

Erwin Chemerinsky, The Elusive Quest for Value Neutral Judging: A Response to Redish and Arnould

Gary Lawson, No History, No Certainty, No Legitimacy . . . No Problem: Originalism and the Limits of Legal Theory

Sergio J. Campos, Erie as a Choice of Enforcement Defaults

George W. Dent, Jr., Corporate Governance: The Sweedish Solution

Ben Trachtenberg, Confronting Coventurers: Coconspirator Hearsay, Sir Walter Raleigh, and the Sixth Amendment Confrontation Clause

Derek W. Black, Civil Rights, Charter Schools, and Lessons to be Learned


Nicole Kuncl, Seeing Red: The Legal Backlash Against Red-Light Cameras in Florida

Lauren Rehm, A Proposal for Settling the Interpretation of Florida’s Proposals for Settlement


Florida Law Review, 64:5 (September 2012)

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September 2012 | Volume 64, Number 5


Benjamin H. Barton, An Empirical Study of Supreme Court Justice Pre-Appointment Experience

Chad M. Oldfather, Joseph P. Bockhorst & Brian P. Dimmer, Triangulating Judicial Responsiveness: Automated Content Analysis, Judicial Opinions, and the Methodology of Legal Scholarship

Gerard N. Magliocca, The Gold Clause Cases and Constitutional Necessity

Michael Risch, America’s First Patents

Jacqueline D. Lipton, Law of the Intermediated Information Exchange

Chad Flanders, Election Law Behind a Veil of Ignorance


Justin R. Pidot, The Invisibility of Jurisdictional Procedure and its Consequences

Scott G. Hawkins, Perspective on Judicial Merit Retention in Florida

Stuart R. Cohn, The New Crowdfunding Registration Exemption: Good Idea, Bad Execution


Amanda Harris, Surpassing Sentencing: The Controversial Next Step in Confrontation Clause Jurisprudence Good Idea, Bad Execution


Florida Law Review, 64:3 (May 2012)

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May 2012 | Volume 64, Number 3



Meghan J. Ryan, The Missing Jury: The Neglected Role of Juries in Eighth Amendment Punishments Clause Determinations

Andrew C.W. Lund, Compensation as Signaling

Abigail R. Moncrieff, Safeguarding the Safeguards: The ACA Litigation and the Extension of Indirect Protection to Nonfundamental Liberties

William W. Berry III, Practicing Proportionality

Jeremy A. Blumenthal, Expert Paternalism

R. George Wright, Electoral Lies and the Broader Problems of Strict Scrutiny


Jocelyn Ho, Bullied to Death, Cyberbullying and Student Online Speech Rights

Jacy Owens, A progressive Response: Judicial Delegation of Authority to Federal Probation Officers


Florida Law Review, 64:2 (April 2012)

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April 2012 | Volume 64, Number 2



Nancy Leong, The Open Road and the Traffic Stop: Narratives and Counter-Narratives of the American Dream

R. Michael Cassidy & Gregory I. Massing, The Model Penal Code’s Wrong Turn: Renunciation as a Defense to Criminal Conspiracy

Charles W. Rhodes, Nineteenth Century Personal Jurisdiction Doctrine in a Twenty-First Century World

Elizabeth Sheyn, Toward a Specific Intent Requirement in White Collar Crime Statutes: How the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 Sheds Light on the “General Intent Revolution”


Rebecca E. Zietlow, Popular Originalism: The Tea Party and Constitutional Theory


Kelly Dunberg, Just What the Doctor Ordered? How the Patient Safety and Quality Improvement Act May Cure Florida’s Patients’ Right to Know About Adverse Medical Incidents (Amendment 7)


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Florida Law Review, 64:1 (January 2012)

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Climate Change Special Issue



Lisa Heinzerling, Climate Change at EPA, 64 Fla. L. Rev. 1 (2012)| PDF


David Markell & J.B. Ruhl, An Empirical Assessment of Climate Change in the Courts: A New Jurisprudence or Business as Usual?, 64 Fla. L. Rev. 15 (2012)| PDF

Sarah Krakoff, Planetarian Identity Formation and the Relocalization of Environmental Law, 64 Fla. L. Rev. 87 (2012)| PDF

Dave Owen, Critical Habitat and the Challenge of Regulating Small Harms, 64 Fla. L. Rev. 141 (2012)| PDF

Robert W. Adler, Balancing Compassion and Risk in Climate Adaptation: U.S. Water, Drought, and Agricultural Law, 64 Fla. L. Rev. 201 (2012)| PDF


Victor B. Flatt, Adapting Laws for a Changing World: A Systemic Approach to Climate Change Adaptation, 64 Fla. L. Rev. 269 (2012)| PDF


Allison Fischman, Preserving Legal Avenues for Climate Justice in Florida Post-American Electric Power, 64 Fla. L. Rev. 295 (2012)| PDF

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Florida Law Review, 63:6 (December 2011)

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Volume 63, Issue 6 (December 2011):



Richard A. Epstein, The Constitutional Paradox of the Durbin Amendment: How Monopolies Are Offered Constitutional Protections Denied to Competitive Firms, 63 Fla. L. Rev. 1307 (2011)| PDF


Jeffrey Manns, Building Better Bailouts: The Case for a Long-Term Investment Approach, 63 Fla. L. Rev. 1349 (2011)| PDF

Scott A. Moss, The Overhyped Path from Tinker to Morse: How the Student Speech Cases Show the Limits of Supreme Court Decisions – for the Law and for the Litigants, 63 Fla. L. Rev. 1407 (2011)| PDF


Courtney Gaughan, Some More Watters, Please: The Dodd-Frank Act’s New Preemption Standards Lighten Consumers’ Wallets, 63 Fla. L. Rev. 1459 (2011)| PDF

Jordan E. Pratt, An Open and Shut Case: Why (and How) the Eleventh Circuit Should Restrain the Government’s Forum Closure Power, 63 Fla. L. Rev. 1487 (2011)| PDF

Kathryn A. Kimball, Losing Our Soul: Judicial Discretion in Sentencing Child Pornography Offenders, 63 Fla. L. Rev. 1515 (2011)| PDF


Caycee Hampton, Confirmation of a Catch-22: Glik v. Cunniffe and the Paradox of Citizen Recording, 63 Fla. L. Rev. 1549 (2011)| PDF

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Florida Law Review, 63:5 (September 2011)

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Volume 63, Issue 5 (September 2011):



Steven L. Schwarcz, Compensating Market Value Losses: Rethinking the Theory of Damages in a Market Economy, 63 Fla. L. Rev. 1053 (2011)| PDF

Hari M. Osofsky, Multidimensional Governance and the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill , 63 Fla. L. Rev. 1077 (2011)| PDF

Stewart E. Sterk & Kimberly J. Brunelle, Zoning Finality: Reconceptualizing Res Judicata Doctrine in Land Use Cases, 63 Fla. L. Rev. 1139 (2011)| PDF

Jonathan Witmer-Rich, Interrogation and the Roberts Court, 63 Fla. L. Rev. 1189 (2011)| PDF

Benjamin J. Steinberg & Dwayne Antonio Robinson, Making BP’s Blood Curd-le: Duty, Economic Loss, and the Potential Cardozian Nightmare After Curd v. Mosaic Fertilizer, 63 Fla. L. Rev. 1245 (2011)| PDF



Jacob D. Moore, The Forgotten Victim in the Human Gene Patenting Debate: Pharmaceutical Companies, 63 Fla. L. Rev. 1277 (2011)| PDF


Florida Law Review, 63:4 (July 2011)

Florida Law Review


Volume 63, Issue 4 (July 2011):



Frances H. Foster, Should Pets Inherit?, 63 Fla. L. Rev. 801 (2011)| PDF

Shannon Weeks McCormack, Too Close to Home: Limiting the Organizations Subsidized by the Charitable Deduction to Those in Economic Need , 63 Fla. L. Rev. 857 (2011)| PDF

Kit Johnson, The Wonderful World of Disney Visas, 63 Fla. L. Rev. 915 (2011)| PDF



Kimon Korres, Bankrupting Bankruptcy: Circumventing Chapter 11 Protections Through Manipulation of the Business Justification Standard in § 363 Asset Sales, and a Refined Standard to Safeguard Against Abuse, 63 Fla. L. Rev. 959 (2011)| PDF

R. Benjamin Lingle, Post-Kelo Eminent Domain Reform: A Double-Edged Sword for Historic Preservation, 63 Fla. L. Rev. 985 (2011)| PDF

Heather Reynolds, Irreconcilable Regulations: Why the Sun Has Set on the Cuban Adjustment Act in Florida, 63 Fla. L. Rev. 1013 (2011)| PDF


Case Comment

Lauren A. Kirkpatrick, Treading on Sacred Ground: Denying the Appointment of a Testator’s Nominated Personal Representative, 63 Fla. L. Rev. 1041 (2011)| PDF