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Jacob H. Huebert

Tags Big GovernmentBureaucracy and RegulationCorporate WelfareLegal SystemMedia and Culture

Works Published inSpeeches and PresentationsMises Daily ArticleThe Journal of Libertarian StudiesQuarterly Journal of Austrian Economics

Jacob Huebert is a Senior Attorney at the Goldwater Institute, litigating cases on free speech and property rights, among other issues. Jacob currently leads the Goldwater Institute's First Amendment challenges to state laws that require attorneys to join and pay dues to a bar associations.

Before joining Goldwater, he served as Director of Litigation for the Liberty Justice Center in Chicago. There, he successfully litigated cases to protect economic liberty, free speech, and other constitutional rights, including the landmark Janus v. AFSCME case, in which the U.S. Supreme Court upheld government workers’ First Amendment right to choose for themselves whether to pay money to a union. Jacob and his work have appeared in numerous national media outlets, including the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, and Fox News Channel.

Jacob holds a B.A. in economics from Grove City College and a J.D. from the University of Chicago Law School. After law school, Jacob served as a clerk to Judge Deborah Cook of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit.

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Jacob Huebert on a Libertarian Victory at the Supreme Court

Legal SystemStrategy

06/29/2018Mises Media
Jacob Huebert and Jeff Deist break down the libertarian perspective on Janus vs. AFSCME.
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Review of Who Owns the Sky? The Struggle to Control Airspace from the Wright Brothers On, by Stuart Banner

Legal SystemPrivate Property

07/30/2014Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
In Who Owns the Sky? The Struggle to Control Airspace from the Wright Brothers On , UCLA law professor Stuart Banner examines how the United States moved from the ad coelom rule
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qjae13_4_6.pdf

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Catastrophe: Risk and Response by Richard A. Posner

Global EconomyWar and Foreign PolicySubjectivism

07/30/2014The Journal of Libertarian Studies
In this article, J.H. Huebert reviews Richard A. Posner's Catastrophe: Risk and Response . Volume 20, Number 4 (2006)
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20_4_5.pdf

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Book Review of Restoring the Lost Constitution: The Presumption of Liberty by Randy E. Barnett

Big GovernmentPolitical TheoryPrivate Property

07/30/2014The Journal of Libertarian Studies
n this article, J.H. Huebert reviews Randy E. Barnett's Restoring the Lost Constitution: The Presumption of Liberty . Volume 19, Number 2 (2005)
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19_2_6.pdf

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No Duty to Obey the State: Reply to Barnett

Other Schools of Thought

07/30/2014The Journal of Libertarian Studies
I appreciate professor Barnett's comments on my review of his book, Restoring the Lost Constitution . My analysis of his book, however, remains the same: in the long run, his constitutional system would threaten, rather than advance, liberty. I also reject his idea that one can have a duty...
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19_4_6.pdf

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