Writing a Student Article. Based on Eugene Volokh, Academic Legal Writing: Law Review Articles, Student Notes, and Seminar Papers. Note to Presenters. This material is just a starting point that you might find useful. It has more slides that you’ll want to use—just choose the ones you like.
Based on Eugene Volokh, Academic Legal Writing: Law Review Articles, Student Notes, and Seminar Papers
(e.g., borrow from free speech law in discussing what right-to-bear-arms law should look like)
(e.g., borrow from broad theories of rights or of constitutional interpretation)
(e.g., how does your opinion on waiting periods for gun purchases bear on waiting periods for abortions, voting, parades, etc.?)
(e.g., what do the problems with applying strict scrutiny here show about the weaknesses of strict scrutiny generally?)
(e.g., what are the procedural implications of your substantive proposal?).
(e.g., how will legislatures react if your constitutional proposal is implemented?)