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Dawn Johnsen

Faculty bibliography for Professor Johnsen


Dawn Johnsen

Walter W. Foskett Professor of Law

The Lawyers' War: Counterterrorism From Bush to Obama to Trump, FOREIGN AFFAIRS (Nov. 22, 2016).

When Responsibilities Collide: Humanitarian Intervention, Shared War Powers, and the Rule of Law, 53 HOUSTON LAW REVIEW 1065 (2016). [HeinOnline]

Respecting Intent and Dispelling Stereotypes by Reducing Unintended Pregnancy, 43 JOURNAL OF LAW, MEDICINE AND ETHICS 341 (2015).

State Court Protection of Reproductive Rights: The Past, the Perils, and the Promise, 29 COLUMBIA JOURNAL OF GENDER AND LAW 41 (2015). [HeinOnline]

Maternal-Fetal Relationship: Legal and Regulatory Issues in BIOETHICS, 4th ed. (Stephen G. Post, Ed.). New York: Macmillan Reference USA, 2014.

Windsor, Shelby County, and the Demise of Originalism: A Personal Account 89 INDIANA LAW JOURNAL 3 (2014). [HeinOnline]

Book Review. Justice Brennan: Legacy of a Champion, Stern, S. and Wermiel, S., Justice Brennan: Liberal Champion, 111 MICHIGAN LAW REVIEW 1151 (2013). [HeinOnline] [SSRN]

"The Essence of a Free Society": The Executive Powers Legacy of Justice Stevens and the Future of Foreign Affairs Deference, 106 NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY LAW REVIEW 467 (2012). [HeinOnline] [SSRN]

The Obama Administration’s Decision to Defend Constitutional Equality Rather Than the Defense of Marriage Act, 81 FORDHAM LAW REVIEW 599 (2012). [HeinOnline] [SSRN]

Department of Justice: Restoring Integrity and the Rule of Law, in CHANGE FOR AMERICA: A PROGRESSIVE BLUEPRINT FOR THE 44TH PRESIDENT (Mark Green and Michele Jolin, Eds.). New York: Basic Books, 2009.

A Progressive Reproductive Rights Agenda for 2020, in THE CONSTITUTION IN 2020 (Jack M Balkin and Reva V. Siegel, Eds.). New York: Oxford University Press, 2009.

The Story of Hamdan v. Rumsfeld: Trying Enemy Combatants by Military Commission, in PRESIDENTIAL POWER STORIES (Christopher Schroeder and Curtis Bradley, Eds.). New York: Foundation Press, 2009.

"TRAP"ing Roe in Indiana and A Common-Ground Alternative, 118 YALE LAW JOURNAL 1356 (2009). [HeinOnline] [SSRN]

A Progressive's Agenda for Women's Reproductive Health and Liberty on Roe v. Wade's Thirty-Fifth Anniversary, Issue Brief for the American Constitution Society (Jan. 2008).

What’s a President to Do? Interpreting the Constitution in the Wake of the Bush Administration’s Abuses, 88 BOSTON UNIVERSITY LAW REVIEW 395 (2008). [SSRN] [HeinOnline]

All the President's Lawyers: How to Avoid Another "Torture Opinion" Debacle, Issue Brief for the American Constitution Society (July 2007).

Faithfully Executing the Laws: Internal Legal Constraints on Executive Power, 54 UCLA LAW REVIEW 1559 (2007). [HeinOnline] [SSRN]

Lessons from the Right: Progressive Constitutionalism for the Twenty-First Century, 1 HARVARD LAW & POLICY REVIEW 239 (2007). [HeinOnline]

The Progressive Political Power of Balkin’s “Original Meaning,”24 CONSTITUTIONAL COMMENTARY 417 (2007). [HeinOnline]

Abortion: A Mixed and Uncertain Legacy, in THE REHNQUIST LEGACY (Craig Bradley, Ed.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, (2006).

Foreword: War, Terrorism, and Torture: Limits on Presidential Power for the 21st Century, 81 INDIANA LAW JOURNAL 1139 (2006). [HeinOnline]

Guidelines for the President’s Legal Advisors, 81 INDIANA LAW JOURNAL 1345 (2006). [HeinOnline]

Book Review. Powell, H.J., A Community Built on Words: The Constitution in History and Politics, 101 INDIANA MAGAZINE OF HISTORY 310 (Sept. 2005).

Should Ideology Matter in Selecting Federal Judges?: Ground Rules for the Debate, 26 CARDOZO LAW REVIEW 463 (2005). [SSRN] [HeinOnline]

Functional Departmentalism and Nonjudicial Interpretation: Who Determines Constitutional Meaning?, 67 LAW & CONTEMPORARY PROBLEMS 105 (2004). [SSRN] [HeinOnline]

Judicial Supremacy Two Centuries After Marbury: The President and Congress and the Determination of Constitutional Meaning, in MARBURY V. MADISON 1803-2003: UN DIALOGUE FRANCO-AMERICAIN: ACTES DU COLLOQUE 28 FEVRIER - 1ER MARS 2003 (Elisabeth Zoller, Ed.). Paris: Dalloz, 2003.

Ronald Reagan and the Rehnquist Court on Congressional Power: Presidential Influences on Constitutional Change, 78 INDIANA LAW JOURNAL 363 (2003). [SSRN] [HeinOnline]

Tipping the Scale, 34 THE WASHINGTON MONTHLY 1519 (July 2002).

Presidential Non-Enforcement of Constitutionally Objectionable Statutes, 63 LAW & CONTEMPORARY PROBLEMS 7 (2000). [SSRN] [HeinOnline]

Executive Privilege Since United States v. Nixon: Issues of Motivation and Accommodation, 83 MINNESOTA LAW REVIEW 1127 (1999). [HeinOnline]

Maternal-Fetal Relationship: Legal and Regulatory Issues, in 3 ENCYCLOPEDIA OF BIOETHICS, Rev. Ed., (W. T. Reich, Ed.). New York: Macmillan, 1995. Reprinted in 3 ENCYCLOPEDIA OF BIOETHICS, 3rd ed., (Stephen Post, Ed.). New York: Macmillan Reference, 2004.

Shared Interests: Promoting Healthy Births without Sacrificing Women’s Liberty, 43 HASTINGS LAW JOURNAL 569 (1992). [HeinOnline]. Reprinted in ABORTION, MEDICINE, AND THE LAW, 4th Ed. (J.D. Butler and D.F. Walbert, Eds.). New York: Facts on File Publications, 1992.

From Driving to Drugs: Governmental Regulation of Pregnant Women’s Lives After Webster, 138 UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA LAW REVIEW 179 (1989). [HeinOnline]

A New Threat to Pregnant Women's Autonomy, 17 HASTINGS CENTER REPORT 33 (Aug./Sept. 1987).

Note. The Creation of Fetal Rights: Conflicts with Women’s Constitutional Rights to Liberty, Privacy, and Equal Protection, 95 YALE LAW JOURNAL 599 (1986). [HeinOnline]