Wilson Huhn
C. Blake McDowell, Jr. Professor of Law

Spring 2012

  • Published “Abraham Lincoln’s Influence on the Modern Supreme Court,” 36 Okla. City U. L. Rev. 555-605 (Fall 2011).
  • Posted several essays to Akron Law Café, primarily on issues of Constitutional Law.
  • Presented “Rapid Progress for Same-Sex Marriage: A Victory for Reality-Based Philosophy and Jurisprudence” at Ohio Northern University School of Law.
  • Presented “The Constitutionality of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act” at Northeast Ohio Medical University.
  • Presented “Gender Equity in Health Care” with Dr. Nancy L. Wollam-Huhn on Birth Control and the Constitution at The University of Akron School of Law.
  • Published “States Must Ensure That All Voters Have Identification,” Insights in Law and Society 14-15 (A.B.A., Winter 2012).

Winter 2011-2012

  • Presented a CLE on “Constitutional Law Update: The 2011-2012 Supreme Court Term” at The University of Akron School of Law Winter Institute in Naples, Florida.
  • Published “A Higher Law: Abraham Lincoln’s Use of Biblical Imagery,” 13 Rutgers J. L. & Religion 1 (Fall 2011).
  • Posted several essays to Akron Law Café, primarily on issues of Constitutional Law.
  • Presented a CLE on “The Constitutionality of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act” to Akron Law alumni in Cleveland, Ohio.
  • Presented a CLE on “The Constitutionality of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act” to Akron Law alumni in Washington, D.C.
  • Published “ObamaCare: (The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act): Is It Necessary, What Will It Accomplish, Is It Constitutional” (Carolina Academic Press 2012), published in Kindle format.

Fall 2011

  • Published “A Higher Law: Abraham Lincoln’s Use of Biblical Imagery,” 13 Rutgers J. L. & Religion 1 (Fall 2011).
  • Presented “Introduction to Equal Protection,” a training session for attorneys volunteering for the 3Rs Program of the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association.
  • Presented a CLE on “The Constitutionality of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act” to Akron Law alumni in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
  • Published a book chapter, “The Legacy of Slaughterhouse, Bradwell, and Cruikshank in Constitutional Interpretation,” in INFINITE HOPE AND FINITE DISAPPOINTMENT: THE STORY OF THE FIRST INTERPRETERS OF THE 14TH AMENDMENT 151-166 (Elizabeth Reilly, ed., The University of Akron Press 2011).
  • Posted several essays to Akron Law Café, primarily on issues of Constitutional Law.
  • Presented work-in-progress “The Constitutionality of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act” at The University of Akron School of Law.

Spring 2011

  • Published “A New Frontier: A Constitutional Perspective on ‘Socialized Medicine,’” 15 Mich. St. U. J. Med. & L. 299-336 (Spring 2011).
  • Published “Constitutionality of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act Under the Commerce Clause and the Necessary and Proper Clause,” 32 J. Leg. Med. 139-165 (April – June 2011).
  • Presented a CLE on “Constitutionality of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act” to Akron Law alumni in Cleveland, Ohio.
  • Presented a CLE on “The Stages of Legal Reasoning” to judges and magistrates for the Ohio Judicial College in Toledo, Ohio.
  • Presented “The Constitutionality of Socialized Medicine” at a symposium “Perspectives on Socialized Medicine” held at the Michigan State University School of Law.
  • Presented a “Constitutional Law Update, The 2008-2009 and 2009-2010 Terms of the Supreme Court” CLE to Akron Law alumni in Canton, Ohio.

Winter 2010-2011

  • Published “Constantly Approximating Popular Sovereignty: Seven Fundamental Principles of Constitutional Law,” 19 Wm. & Mary Bill Rts. J. 291-337 (December 2010).

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