Other Writing

Racial Fluidity Complicates the Value We Assign to Race, New York Times, June 17, 2015

The Anti-Climax of Elonis v. United States, Hamilton and Griffin on Rights, June 8, 2015

The Federalism Argument for Judicial Diversity, JOTWELL, January 24, 2015, reviewing Sharon Rush, Federalism, Diversity, Equality, and Article III Judges: Geography, Identity, and Bias, 79 Missouri Law Rev. 119 (2014)

Proposed Bill Will Lead to More Animal Abuse, Not Less, The Denver Post, January 23, 2015 (with Justin Marceau)

Death Penalty Becomes More Rare and More Problematic, Huffington Post, January 5, 2015

Domestic Violence Is Violence, Slate, December 22, 2014

Executing the Mentally Ill, American Constitution Society Blog, December 2, 2014

Guest Post, Argument Recap, Elonis v. United States, Hamilton and Griffin on Rights, December 1, 2014

Will Texas Execute a Mentally Ill Man?, The Atlantic, December 1, 2014 (with Justin Marceau)

Getting the Facts Right About the Ferguson Grand Jury Decision, Huffington Post, November 28, 2014

Faking Diversity and Racial Capitalism, Medium, November 23, 2014

The Sharing Economy Has a Race Problem, Salon, November 2, 2014

“Lost Rights Cause Harm Each Day”: The Costs of the Supreme Court’s Refusal to Hear a Same-Sex Marriage Case, Huffington Post, October 8, 2014

The Other Marriage Discrimination, Huffington Post, September 2, 2014

Constitutional Rights in the Digital Age, Huffington Post, July 19, 2014

  • Reprinted in The Digital Age (August 2015)

Let’s Stop the Stays, The Denver Post, July 13, 2014

Colorado’s New Revenge Porn Statute Is Good Law and Sound Policy, Huffington Post, June 1, 2014 (with Ian Farrell and Justin Pidot)

Police Don’t Pay, JOTWELL, November 7, 2013, reviewing Joanna C. Schwartz, Police Indemnification, 89 N.Y.U. L. Rev. (2014)

How Should Judges Spend Their Time?, JOTWELL, June 14, 2013, reviewing Marin K. Levy, Judicial Attention as a Scarce Resource: A Preliminary Defense of How Judges Allocate Time Across Cases in the Federal Courts of Appeals, 81 George Washington Law Review 401 (2013)

Guest Contributor, PrawfsBlawg (May 2012; January 2014)

Guest Commentary on Camreta v. Greene: Allowing Appeals by Winners, SCOTUSblog, June 2, 2011

Contributor, Feminist Law Professors Blog, January 2011-present (archive of posts available here)

Guest Commentary on Pearson v. Callahan, SCOTUSblog, Jan. 23, 2009

Accommodating Conscience: Promoting the Public Interest by Protecting Government Attorneys’ Personal Beliefs, Winner, Notre Dame Smith-Doheny Legal Ethics Writing Competition, 2006 (with Justin Pidot)