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For The Times They Are A-Changin': Explaining Voting Patters Of U.S. Supreme Court Justices Through Identification Of Micro-Publics, Jeff Yates, Justin Moeller, Brian Levey Jul 2013

For The Times They Are A-Changin': Explaining Voting Patters Of U.S. Supreme Court Justices Through Identification Of Micro-Publics, Jeff Yates, Justin Moeller, Brian Levey

Brigham Young University Journal of Public Law

In assessing how social forces may shape U.S. Supreme Court Justices’ decision-making it has been presumed that there is a singular public opinion and that this opinion affects each individual Justice in largely the same fashion. We suggest that it is more likely the case that Justices’ world views are informed and shaped by a myriad of social concerns and group identities upon which the Justices structure and process their experiences and develop and refine their personal schemas. While some have already begun to question the proposition of a monolithic public opinion influence on judicial behavior and have begun ...


Chinese Judicial Culture: From Tradition To Modernity, Shen Deyong Jul 2011

Chinese Judicial Culture: From Tradition To Modernity, Shen Deyong

Brigham Young University Journal of Public Law

Text of an address by the Hon. Justice Shen Deyong at the Brigham Young University Law School, October 21, 2009.


The Swinging Pendulum Of Sentencing Reform: Political Actors Regulating District Court Discretion, Lydia Brashear Tiede May 2009

The Swinging Pendulum Of Sentencing Reform: Political Actors Regulating District Court Discretion, Lydia Brashear Tiede

Brigham Young University Journal of Public Law

No abstract provided.


In Re Anderson And The Removal Of Utah State Court Judges: The Supreme Court Of Utah And Its Review Of Judicial Conduct Commission Orders, Daniel Swinton Mar 2005

In Re Anderson And The Removal Of Utah State Court Judges: The Supreme Court Of Utah And Its Review Of Judicial Conduct Commission Orders, Daniel Swinton

Brigham Young University Journal of Public Law

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