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Murder, Capital Punishment, And Deterrence: A Review Of The Evidence And An Examination Of Police Killings., William C. Bailey, Ruth Peterson Jul 1994

Murder, Capital Punishment, And Deterrence: A Review Of The Evidence And An Examination Of Police Killings., William C. Bailey, Ruth Peterson

Sociology & Criminology Faculty Publications

This paper reviews and assesses the empirical literature on murder, capital punishment, and deterrence. There is a large body of evidence regarding these issues, with studies yielding a rather consistent pattern of nondeterrence. However, most investigations are limited because they rely upon the general homicide rate as the criterion variable, although both legally and theoretically, different types of murder may be differentially subject to deterrence. As an example of how deterrence investigations may benefit from examining different types of homicide, we conduct a monthly time-series analysis of the possible deterrent effect of the provision for capital punishment, levels of execution, …


The Criminal Law And The Luck Of The Draw, Sanford H. Kadish Jan 1994

The Criminal Law And The Luck Of The Draw, Sanford H. Kadish

Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology

No abstract provided.


Fourth Amendment--The Plain Touch Exception To The Warrant Requirement, Susanne M. Macintosh Jan 1994

Fourth Amendment--The Plain Touch Exception To The Warrant Requirement, Susanne M. Macintosh

Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology

No abstract provided.


Fifth Amendment--The Adoption Of The Same Elements Test: The Supreme Court's Failure To Adequately Protect Defendants From Double Jeopardy, Kirstin Pace Jan 1994

Fifth Amendment--The Adoption Of The Same Elements Test: The Supreme Court's Failure To Adequately Protect Defendants From Double Jeopardy, Kirstin Pace

Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology

No abstract provided.


Eighth Amendment--Sentencer Discretion In Capital Sentencing Schemes, Daryl Kessler Jan 1994

Eighth Amendment--Sentencer Discretion In Capital Sentencing Schemes, Daryl Kessler

Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology

No abstract provided.


Eighth Amendment--Capital Sentencing Instructions, J. Michael Brown Jan 1994

Eighth Amendment--Capital Sentencing Instructions, J. Michael Brown

Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology

No abstract provided.


Eighth Amendment--The Excessive Fines Clause, David Lieber Jan 1994

Eighth Amendment--The Excessive Fines Clause, David Lieber

Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology

No abstract provided.


Exemption 7(D) Of The Freedom Of Information Act--The Evidentiary Showing The Government Must Make To Establish That A Source Is Confidential, Matthew J. Salzman Jan 1994

Exemption 7(D) Of The Freedom Of Information Act--The Evidentiary Showing The Government Must Make To Establish That A Source Is Confidential, Matthew J. Salzman

Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology

No abstract provided.


Habeas Corpus--Limited Review For Actual Innocence, Jennifer Breuer Jan 1994

Habeas Corpus--Limited Review For Actual Innocence, Jennifer Breuer

Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology

No abstract provided.


The Fugitive Dismissal Rule Applied To Pre-Appeal Fugitivity, Jason W. Joseph Jan 1994

The Fugitive Dismissal Rule Applied To Pre-Appeal Fugitivity, Jason W. Joseph

Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology

No abstract provided.


Habeas Corpus--Retroactivity Of Post-Conviction Rulings: Finality At The Expense Of Justice, Timothy Finley Jan 1994

Habeas Corpus--Retroactivity Of Post-Conviction Rulings: Finality At The Expense Of Justice, Timothy Finley

Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology

No abstract provided.


Expertise And The Daubert Decision, Ronald J. Allen Jan 1994

Expertise And The Daubert Decision, Ronald J. Allen

Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology

No abstract provided.


Brecht V. Abrahamson: Harmful Error In Habeas Corpus Law, James S. Liebman, Randy Hertz Jan 1994

Brecht V. Abrahamson: Harmful Error In Habeas Corpus Law, James S. Liebman, Randy Hertz

Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology

No abstract provided.


Turning Girls Into Women: Re-Evaluating Modern Statutory Rape Law, Michelle Oberman Jan 1994

Turning Girls Into Women: Re-Evaluating Modern Statutory Rape Law, Michelle Oberman

Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology

No abstract provided.


Recent Books Jan 1994

Recent Books

Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology

No abstract provided.


Clearing The Smoke From The Battlefield: Understanding Congressional Intent Regarding The Innocent Owner Provision Of 21 U.S.C. 881(A)(7), Robert E. Blacher Jan 1994

Clearing The Smoke From The Battlefield: Understanding Congressional Intent Regarding The Innocent Owner Provision Of 21 U.S.C. 881(A)(7), Robert E. Blacher

Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology

No abstract provided.


England Limits The Right To Silence And Moves Towards An Inquisitorial System Of Justice, Gregory W. O'Reilly Jan 1994

England Limits The Right To Silence And Moves Towards An Inquisitorial System Of Justice, Gregory W. O'Reilly

Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology

No abstract provided.


Capital Confusion: The Effect Of Jury Instructions On The Decision To Impose Death, Susie Cho Jan 1994

Capital Confusion: The Effect Of Jury Instructions On The Decision To Impose Death, Susie Cho

Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology

No abstract provided.


Foreword: The Meaning Of Gender Equality In Criminal Law, Dorothy E. Roberts Jan 1994

Foreword: The Meaning Of Gender Equality In Criminal Law, Dorothy E. Roberts

All Faculty Scholarship

No abstract provided.


Determinants Of Criminal Court Sentencing, Jennifer Rae Lovko Jan 1994

Determinants Of Criminal Court Sentencing, Jennifer Rae Lovko

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Ua12/8 Chief News, Wku Police Jan 1994

Ua12/8 Chief News, Wku Police

WKU Archives Records

WKU Police departmental newsletters for 1994.


First Amendment--Penalty Enhancement For Hate Crimes: Content Regulation, Questionable State Interests And Non-Traditional Sentencing, Thomas D. Brooks Jan 1994

First Amendment--Penalty Enhancement For Hate Crimes: Content Regulation, Questionable State Interests And Non-Traditional Sentencing, Thomas D. Brooks

Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology

No abstract provided.


The Meaning Of Gender Equality In Criminal Law, Dorothy E. Roberts Jan 1994

The Meaning Of Gender Equality In Criminal Law, Dorothy E. Roberts

Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology

No abstract provided.


A Critical View From The Inside: An Application Of Critical Legal Studies To Criminal Law, Katheryn K. Russell Jan 1994

A Critical View From The Inside: An Application Of Critical Legal Studies To Criminal Law, Katheryn K. Russell

Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology

No abstract provided.


The Influence Of The Garner Decision On Police Use Of Deadly Force, Abraham N. Tennenbaum Jan 1994

The Influence Of The Garner Decision On Police Use Of Deadly Force, Abraham N. Tennenbaum

Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology

No abstract provided.


Book Review Jan 1994

Book Review

Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology

No abstract provided.


Recent Books Jan 1994

Recent Books

Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology

No abstract provided.


Mistake Of Fact In The Objective Theory Of Justification: Do Two Rights Make Two Wrongs Make Two Rights, Russell L. Christopher Jan 1994

Mistake Of Fact In The Objective Theory Of Justification: Do Two Rights Make Two Wrongs Make Two Rights, Russell L. Christopher

Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology

No abstract provided.


A Transatlantic Perspective On The Compensation Of Crime Victims In The United States, Desmond S. Greer Jan 1994

A Transatlantic Perspective On The Compensation Of Crime Victims In The United States, Desmond S. Greer

Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology

No abstract provided.


How Reasonable Is The Reasonable Man: Police And Excessive Force, Geoffrey P. Alpert, William C. Smith Jan 1994

How Reasonable Is The Reasonable Man: Police And Excessive Force, Geoffrey P. Alpert, William C. Smith

Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology

No abstract provided.