– Writing about Law, Religion & Poetry –

Scholarly Publications

Len Niehoff, “Terrible Freedom, Ambiguous Authenticity, and the Pragmatism of the Endangered: Why Free Speech in Law Schools Gets Complicated,” Hofstra L. Rev. 2023 (forthcoming)

Len Niehoff, “States Have Long Tried To Ban Ideas From The Classroom: The Current Road Brings a Fresh Evil,” Spark: Elevating Scholarship on Social Issues, National Center for Institutional Diversity, Jan. 31, 2023, https://medium.com/national-center-for-institutional-diversity/states-have-long-tried-to-ban-ideas-from-the-classroom-f1ff3b100522

Len Niehoff, “The Supreme Court Says Conscience is Everything. Or Nothing. It Depends.” Canopy Forum on the Interactions of Law & Religion, July 27, 2022. https://canopyforum.org/2022/07/27/the-supreme-court-says-conscience-is-everything-or-nothing-it-depends/

Len Niehoff, Free Speech: From Core Values to Current Debates, Cambridge University Press 2022 (with Thomas Sullivan). https://doi.org/10.1017/9781108902380

Len Niehoff, “Of Bee Stings, Mud Pies, and Outhouses: Exploring the Value of Satire Through the Theory of Useful Untruths.” State of Our Satirical Union, Silha Center, University of Minnesota (2019).http://stateofoursatiricalunion.umn.edu/research-papers

Len Niehoff, “Extremist Expression: A Taxonomy of Arguments Against Regulation and Prosecution.” Mich. J. L. Reform 52, No. 4 (2019): 859-901. https://repository.law.umich.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=2457&context=mjlr

Len Niehoff, co-author, “The Resilience of Noxious Doctrine: The 2016 Election, the Marketplace of Ideas, and the Obstinacy of Bias.” Deeva Shah, co-author. Mich. J. Race & Law 22, No. 2 (2017): 243-271. https://repository.law.umich.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1072&context=mjrl

Len Niehoff, “Doe v. University of Michigan: Free Speech on Campus 25 Years Later.” U. Miami L. Rev. 71, No. 2 (2017): 365-376. https://heinonline.org/HOL/P?h=hein.journals/umialr71&i=383

Leonard M. Niehoff, Evidence Law. Concepts and Insights. St. Paul, MN: Foundation Press, 2016. http://catalogumil.iii.com/iii/encore/record/C__Rb1844127?lang=eng. https://www.westacademic.com/Niehoffs-Evidence-Law-Concepts-and-Insights-Series-9781683282297

Len Niehoff, co-author. “Milkovich v. Lorain Journal Twenty-Five Years Later: The Slow, Quiet, and Troubled Demise of Liar Libel.” Ashley Messenger, co-author. Mich. J. L. Reform 49, No. 2 (2016): 467-494. http://repository.law.umich.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1152&context=mjlr.

Len Niehoff, co-editor. Rights and Liabilities in Media Content: Internet, Broadcast, and Print. S. R. Metcalf, co-editor. Individual Rights Series. McGraw-Hill, 2011. https://catalogumil.iii.com/iii/encore/record/C__Rb2014201?lang=eng

Len Niehoff. “Peculiar Marketplace: Applying Garcetti v. Ceballos in the Higher Education Context.” J. C. & U. L. 35, no. 1 (2008): 75-97. https://heinonline.org/HOL/P?h=hein.journals/jcolunly35&i=87

Len Niehoff. “Rationing the Infinite.” Review of Media Concentration and Democracy: Why Ownership Matters, by C. E. Baker. Mich. L. Rev. 107, no. 6 (2008): 1019-38. https://heinonline.org/HOL/P?h=hein.journals/mlr107&i=1031

Len Niehoff. “In the Shadow of the Shrine: Regulation and Aspiration in the ABA Model Rules of Professional Conduct.” Wayne L. Rev. 54, no. 1 (2008): 3-26. https://heinonline.org/HOL/P?h=hein.journals/waynlr54&i=5

Len Niehoff. “What We Believe: Geoffrey Stone’s Perilous Times: Free Speech in Wartime and the Assault on Individual Conscience.” Rutgers L. J. 63, no. 3 (2005): 889-907. http://heinonline.org/HOL/Page?handle=hein.journals/rutlj36&id=903

Len Niehoff, co-author. The Attorney-Client Privilege and the Work-Product Doctrine in Michigan. D. P. Malone, M. L. Proctor, C. M. Taylor, co-authors. The Institute for Continuing Legal Education: Ann Arbor, MI, 2003. https://www.icle.org/modules/store/books/book.aspx?PRODUCT_CODE=2021555612

Len Niehoff. “The First Amendment.” J. C. & U. L. 29, no. 2 (2003): 225-48. https://heinonline.org/HOL/P?h=hein.journals/jcolunly29&i=255

Len Niehoff, co-author. “Evidence.” B. L. McQuade, co-author. Wayne L. Rev. 43, no. 2 (1997): 949-80. http://heinonline.org/HOL/Page?handle=hein.journals/waynlr43&id=961

Len Niehoff, co-author. “The Michigan Law of Defamation Revisited.” J. E. Stewart and R. E. Rassel, co-authors. Det. C. L. Rev. 1994, no. 1 (1994): 61-118. http://heinonline.org/HOL/Page?handle=hein.journals/mslr1994&id=73

Len Niehoff. “Evidence.” Wayne L. Rev. 38, no. 2 (1992): 1019-44. http://heinonline.org/HOL/Page?handle=hein.journals/waynlr38&id=1031

Len Niehoff, co-author. “Constitutional Law.” J. M. Huget, co-author. Det. C. L. Rev. 1991, no. 2 (1991): 567-86. http://heinonline.org/HOL/Page?handle=hein.journals/mslr1991&id=581

Len Niehoff, co-author. “Connaughton v Harte Hanks and the Independent Review of Libel Verdicts.” R. E. Rassel, J. E. Stewart, co-authors. U. Tol. L. Rev. 20, no. 3 (681-98). https://heinonline.org/HOL/P?h=hein.journals/utol20&i=691

Len Niehoff, co-author. “Constitutional Law.” K. F. O’Shea, co-author. Wayne L. Rev. 35, no. 2 (1989): 397-412. http://heinonline.org/HOL/Page?handle=hein.journals/waynlr35&id=409

Len Niehoff, co-author. “Constitutional Law.” J. M. Huget, co-author. Det. C. L. Rev. 1988, no. 2 (1988): 615-42. https://heinonline.org/HOL/P?h=hein.journals/mslr1988&i=625

Len Niehoff, co-author. “Constitutional Law.” J. M. Huget, co-author. Det. C. L. Rev. 1987, no. 2 (1987): 255-72. https://heinonline.org/HOL/P?h=hein.journals/mslr1987&i=269

Len Niehoff. “Torts.” Wayne L. Rev. 33, no. 2 (1987): 825-40. http://heinonline.org/HOL/Page?handle=hein.journals/waynlr33&id=839

Len Niehoff, co-author. “Evidence.” M. T. Nelson, co-author. Det. C. L. Rev. 1986, no. 2 (1986): 415-36. https://heinonline.org/HOL/P?h=hein.journals/mslr1986&i=431

Len Niehoff. “The Michigan Law of Defamation.” Det. C. L. Rev. 1985, no. 4 (1985): 975-1018. http://heinonline.org/HOL/Page?handle=hein.journals/mslr1985&id=991