Introducing Guest Blogger Joseph Blocher
I am delighted to welcome back Professor Joseph Blocher who will be guest blogging with us this month. Professor Blocher is an assistant professor at Duke Law School, where he teaches Constitutional Law and Capital Punishment and received the 2012 Distinguished Teaching Award. Prior to joining the Duke faculty, Joseph received his J.D. from Yale Law School, clerked for Guido Calabresi of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit and Rosemary Barkett of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit. He also practiced in the appellate group of O’Melveny & Myers.
Professor Blocher’s recent publications include:
Rights To and Not To, 99 CAL. L. REV. __ (forthcoming 2012)
Public Discourse, Expert Knowledge, and the Press, 87 WASH. L. REV. __ (forthcoming 2012) (invited contribution)
The Right Not to Keep or Bear Arms, 64 STAN. L. REV. 1 (2012)
What We Fret About When We Fret About Bootstrapping, 75 L. & CONTEMP. PROBS. 146 (2012) (invited contribution)
Popular Constitutionalism and the State Attorneys General, 122 HARV. L. REV. F. 108 (2011)