This Article presents research Mrs. Bethany Ring conducted in an effort to fill an empirical study void of the district court applications of the Chevron deference doctrine. Her Article concludes that for cases which apply the Chevron deference two-step analysis, the levels of rigor with which each step is applied varies significantly within the district courts themselves, from no discussion to full discussion, and equally varies among the respective circuit court groupings.
Chevron Deference: An Empirical Review of Rigor of Application at the District Court Level,
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