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Debating Over Backyard Chickens

This paper supplements our Article, Excessive Speech, Civility Norms, and the Clucking Theorem.  The paper documents the debates and controversies over backyard chicken laws in forty localities between 2007 and 2010.  The paper also examines relevant legal transitions in three states—Alabama, California, and Georgia.  The Clucking Theorem is available at 44 Conn. L. Rev. 1 (2011).

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