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Friday, February 05, 2021

New Draft Papers

I have two new articles on SSRN and in circulation to law reviews.

Zombie Laws explores something I discussed here--the statute that remains on the books following a judicial declaration of invalidity, which Fifth Circuit Judge Gregg Costa called a "zombie law." The article discusses how Congress and state legislatures can narrow, expand, or eliminate them. Larry Solum was good enough to flag this one.

Congress and Universal Injunctions discusses five legislative proposals for eliminating universal injunctions and why they do or do not work tor resolve the problem.

Posted by Howard Wasserman on February 5, 2021 at 02:27 PM in Article Spotlight, Howard Wasserman | Permalink

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Link corrected.

Posted by: Howard Wasserman | Feb 7, 2021 1:32:37 PM

The Zombie Laws link links to a Zoom presentation.

Posted by: Asher Steinberg | Feb 7, 2021 1:31:13 PM

Garamond. I read somewhere that if all US Govt publications used it, we would save some ridiculous amount of paper every year. So I have used it since.

Posted by: Howard Wasserman | Feb 5, 2021 3:48:13 PM

A bit of a strange question: what font did you use in the zombie laws paper? i'm quite taken with it.

Posted by: thegreatdisappointment | Feb 5, 2021 3:19:09 PM

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