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.
August 26th, 2018 | 1 hr 16 mins
common law, federal courts, history, judges, legislatures, state courts, statutory interpretation
On judges, legislatures, and statutory interpretation in the early 1800s, with Farah Peterson.
August 7th, 2018 | 2 hrs 15 mins
constitutional law, federal courts, fourth amendment, judges, movies, podcasts, politics, property, supreme court, technology
On searches of cell tower records for location data and on many other things, with Ian Samuel.
July 31st, 2018 | 1 hr 3 mins
constitutional law, judges, jurisprudence, philosophy, psychology, theory
Joe and Christian, all pre-roll.
July 21st, 2018 | 1 hr 20 mins
common law, contract, economics, equal protection, jurisprudence, politics, private ordering, technology
On the rule of law, equality, and technology, with Paul Gowder.
July 7th, 2018 | 2 hrs 11 mins
animals, jurisprudence, religion, supreme court, trump
Just Joe and Christian with nonsense and sense on bears and law.
June 29th, 2018 | 1 hr 36 mins
common law, constitutional law, history, originalism, trump
On the President's fiduciary duties, with Ethan Leib and Jed Shugerman.
June 22nd, 2018 | 1 hr 15 mins
constitutional law, criminal law, design, federal courts, legislatures, politics, trump
On constitutional design concerning crimes of apex officials, with Aziz Huq.
June 12th, 2018 | 1 hr 47 mins
constitutional law, federal courts, immigration, morality, politics, supreme court, trump
On the Supreme Court at this moment, with Steve Vladeck.
May 27th, 2018 | 1 hr 36 mins
ethics, interpretation, judges, jurisprudence, philosophy, theory, trump
On legal pragmatism, with Charles Barzun.
May 11th, 2018 | 1 hr 25 mins
law schools, school, teaching
Just Joe and Christian on exams and other things.
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.