John C. Yoo,
Treaties and Public Lawmaking: A Textual and Structural Defense of Non-Self-Execution, 99
Colum. L. Rev.
Available at: http://scholarship.law.berkeley.edu/facpubs/2187
Presents constitutional arguments in defense of the non-self-executing treaties doctrine in the United States. Implications of congressional implementation of treaties for separation of legislative and executive power; Promotion of democratic means of creating domestic legislations; Inconsistencies in the Supremacy Clause.