Christian is a law professor at the University of Georgia. He has taught legislation and regulation, legal theory, property, land use, the regulation of information, and natural resources law. Christian has degrees in mathematics and in law and has clerked for a judge, worked at a law firm, and taught in New York before coming to Georgia. Here's his curriculum vitae. Some of his academic writing can be accessed either at ssrn or at SocArXiv.
April 21st, 2018 | 1 hr 23 mins
administrative law, constitutional law, first amendment, history, legislatures, originalism, regulation, standing
On the shockingly central role of petitioning Congress, with Maggie McKinley.
April 15th, 2018 | 1 hr 8 mins
constitutional law, feedback, international law, interpretation, legislatures, morality, politics, trump, war
Just Joe and Christian, from the mezzanine of world headquarters.
April 1st, 2018 | 1 hr 32 mins
common law, federal courts, interpretation, judges, jurisprudence, theory
On finding law, with Stephen Sachs.
March 24th, 2018 | 1 hr 36 mins
ethics, feedback, internet, journalism, media, morality, privacy, regulation, technology
On conversation, mental models, Facebook, and Mr. Rogers.
March 10th, 2018 | 1 hr 22 mins
constitutional law, federal courts, interpretation, judges, legal practice, supreme court
On the viability of finding narrowest grounds, with Richard Re.
March 5th, 2018 | 1 hr 41 mins
criminal law, election law, interpretation, judges, podcasts, professionalism, statutory interpretation, voting
Just Joe and Christian, into the mailbag and another topic.
February 19th, 2018 | 54 mins 7 secs
banking, economics, history, live, race, regulation, slavery
On black banking and the racial wealth gap, with Mehrsa Baradaran.
February 4th, 2018 | 1 hr 25 mins
jurisprudence, morality, philosophy, scholarship, theory, writing
On general jurisprudence (and other things), with Scott Shapiro.
January 27th, 2018 | 1 hr 3 mins
constitutional law, federal courts, legal practice, military, national security, statutory interpretation, supreme court
With Steve Vladeck, on his Supreme Court argument in Dalmazzi.
January 21st, 2018 | 1 hr 15 mins
constitutional law, feedback, law school, teaching, theory
Joe and Christian on a few things.
January 13th, 2018 | 1 hr 16 mins
ethics, legal practice, morality, philosophy, politics, professionalism, trump
On truth and roles, with Brad Wendel.
January 7th, 2018 | 1 hr 26 mins
economics, feedback, podcasts, politics, professionalism, supreme court, voting
Just Joe and Christian, going through the mailbag and other items.
December 24th, 2017 | 1 hr 14 mins
feedback, judges, literature, podcasts
Just Joe and Christian on various topics.
December 17th, 2017 | 1 hr 19 mins
administrative law, constitutional law, history, interpretation, politics, presidents, trump
On the legal effect of presidential speech, with Kate Shaw.
December 3rd, 2017 | 1 hr 10 mins
gender, land use, literature, movies, private ordering, property, state action, trump
On privately owned, public spaces, with Sarah Schindler.
November 19th, 2017 | 1 hr 17 mins
constitutional law, election law, equal protection, federalism, history, originalism, race, rights, voting
On section 2 of the 14th Amendment, with Franita Tolson.