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09/27/2018

Gerard Magliocca: Rediscovering Corfield v. Coryell
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Gerard N. Magliocca (Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law) has posted Rediscovering Corfield v. Coryell on SSRN.  Here is the abstract:

This Article presents new information on Justice Bushrod Washington's circuit opinion in Corfield v. Coryell. My findings are based on the discovery of Justice Washington's original notes on Corfield, which are held by the Chicago History Museum.

(Via Balkinization).  Also, from earlier, some background on Professor Magliocca's research here: A Big Discovery by Gerard Magliocca.