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Injustice Casts Shadow On History Of State Executions, John Bessler Dec 2003

Injustice Casts Shadow On History Of State Executions, John Bessler

All Faculty Scholarship

This article, published in the StarTribune of Minneapolis, discusses the history of lynchings and executions in the State of Minnesota. It specifically discusses miscarriages of justice that have taken place in Minnesota, along with highlighting other problems associated with capital punishment.


Examining The Post September 11, 2001 Practices Of Accredited And Non-Accredited Law Enforcement Agencies In The Aspects Of Training, Legal And Service Delivery, Eugene G. Savage Nov 2003

Examining The Post September 11, 2001 Practices Of Accredited And Non-Accredited Law Enforcement Agencies In The Aspects Of Training, Legal And Service Delivery, Eugene G. Savage

Graduate-Level Student Theses, Dissertations, and Portfolios

Homeland security measures and the preparation of local law enforcement are reviewed, in light of September 11, 2001, to determine their effect on the Constitutional rights of citizens, the delivery of law enforcement services, e.g., call response and the training methodologies, and the fiscal impact to fulfill the new policing mandates. The study reviews aggressive measures, normally vested with federal law enforcement agencies, to determine if local police are also utilizing similar methods for the sake of national security and if such measures are undermining ethical and legal practices previously exercised by local police. This research also examines the ...


Recruiting And Selection Of Police Officers: A Case Study Of The Clark County School District Police Department, Anthony A. York Nov 2003

Recruiting And Selection Of Police Officers: A Case Study Of The Clark County School District Police Department, Anthony A. York

UNLV Theses, Dissertations, Professional Papers, and Capstones

This paper is a case study of the Clark County School District (CCSD) Police Department recruitment and selection process. The case study examines and evaluates the human resource function in the recruiting and hiring of police officers. The case study addresses the issue of line-staff relations and how it was best resolved in this organization in order to effectively recruit and select CCSD Police Officers. The paper addresses the historical, structural, and philosophical factors of the Clark County School District Police Department in discussing the possible organizational strategies for recruiting and selection of police officers. This paper uses a specific ...


Kaleidoscopic Consent Decrees: School Desegregation And Prison Reform Consent Decrees After The Prison Litigation Reform Act And Freeman-Dowell, Shima Baradaran-Robison Nov 2003

Kaleidoscopic Consent Decrees: School Desegregation And Prison Reform Consent Decrees After The Prison Litigation Reform Act And Freeman-Dowell, Shima Baradaran-Robison

BYU Law Review

No abstract provided.


Unpacking New Policing: Confessions Of A Former Neighborhood District Attorney, Alafair S. Burke Nov 2003

Unpacking New Policing: Confessions Of A Former Neighborhood District Attorney, Alafair S. Burke

Washington Law Review

This Article attempts to reframe a burgeoning scholarly debate about the appropriateness of neighborhood self-governance as both a means to local crime control and a normatively worthy end in itself. On one side of the existing debate stands an emerging and influential group of "new discretion" scholars, who defend the delegation of discretion to police officers attempting to enforce social norms that are often ambiguous. These scholars argue that the support and involvement of so-called "communities" in such law enforcement efforts can be an adequate substitute for traditional judicial scrutiny of police discretion, particularly the prohibition against vague criminal laws ...


The Law And Economics Of Racial Profiling: New Jersey's Racial Profiling Statute Of 2003, George Steven Swan Oct 2003

The Law And Economics Of Racial Profiling: New Jersey's Racial Profiling Statute Of 2003, George Steven Swan

North Carolina Central Law Review

No abstract provided.


State V. Fisher: Canine Sniffs - Who Let The Dogs Out, Shannon R. Hurley-Deal Oct 2003

State V. Fisher: Canine Sniffs - Who Let The Dogs Out, Shannon R. Hurley-Deal

North Carolina Central Law Review

No abstract provided.


Biological Factors Associated With Aggression And Violent Behavior: A Comparative Analysis Of Scientific, Societal, And Legal Dimensions, Troy M. Bear Sep 2003

Biological Factors Associated With Aggression And Violent Behavior: A Comparative Analysis Of Scientific, Societal, And Legal Dimensions, Troy M. Bear

ExpressO

No abstract provided.


Page V. Lee 337 F.3d 411 (4th Cir. 2003) Sep 2003

Page V. Lee 337 F.3d 411 (4th Cir. 2003)

Capital Defense Journal

No abstract provided.


Rouse V. Lee 339 F.3d 238 (4th Cir. 2003) Sep 2003

Rouse V. Lee 339 F.3d 238 (4th Cir. 2003)

Capital Defense Journal

No abstract provided.


Hill V. Ozmint 339 F.3d 187 (4th Cir. 2003) Sep 2003

Hill V. Ozmint 339 F.3d 187 (4th Cir. 2003)

Capital Defense Journal

No abstract provided.


Sell V. United States 123 S. Ct. 2174 (2003) Sep 2003

Sell V. United States 123 S. Ct. 2174 (2003)

Capital Defense Journal

No abstract provided.


State Ex Rel. Simmons V. Roper 112 S.W.3d 397 (Mo. 2003) Sep 2003

State Ex Rel. Simmons V. Roper 112 S.W.3d 397 (Mo. 2003)

Capital Defense Journal

No abstract provided.


Green V. Commonwealth 580 S.E.2d 834 (Va. 2003) Sep 2003

Green V. Commonwealth 580 S.E.2d 834 (Va. 2003)

Capital Defense Journal

No abstract provided.


In Re Fowlkes 326 F.3d 542 (4th Cir. 2003) In Re Williams 330 F.3d 277 (4th Cir. 2003) Sep 2003

In Re Fowlkes 326 F.3d 542 (4th Cir. 2003) In Re Williams 330 F.3d 277 (4th Cir. 2003)

Capital Defense Journal

No abstract provided.


Bell V. Ozmint 332 F.3d 229 (4th Cir. 2003) Sep 2003

Bell V. Ozmint 332 F.3d 229 (4th Cir. 2003)

Capital Defense Journal

No abstract provided.


United States V. Ferebe 332 F.3d 722 (4th Cir. 2003) Sep 2003

United States V. Ferebe 332 F.3d 722 (4th Cir. 2003)

Capital Defense Journal

No abstract provided.


Swisher V. True 325 F.3d 225 (4th Cir. 2003) Rowsey V. Lee 327 F.3d 335 (4th Cir. 2003) Sep 2003

Swisher V. True 325 F.3d 225 (4th Cir. 2003) Rowsey V. Lee 327 F.3d 335 (4th Cir. 2003)

Capital Defense Journal

No abstract provided.


United States V. Jackson 327 F.3d 273 (4th Cir. 2003) Sep 2003

United States V. Jackson 327 F.3d 273 (4th Cir. 2003)

Capital Defense Journal

No abstract provided.


Walker V. True No. 02-22, 2003 Wl 21008657, At *1 (4th Cir. May 6, 2003) Sep 2003

Walker V. True No. 02-22, 2003 Wl 21008657, At *1 (4th Cir. May 6, 2003)

Capital Defense Journal

No abstract provided.


Summerlin V. Stewart 341 F.3d 1082 (9th Cir. 2003) Sep 2003

Summerlin V. Stewart 341 F.3d 1082 (9th Cir. 2003)

Capital Defense Journal

No abstract provided.


Life's Uncertainties: How To Deal With Cooperating Witnesses And Jailhouse Snitches, C. Blaine Elliott Sep 2003

Life's Uncertainties: How To Deal With Cooperating Witnesses And Jailhouse Snitches, C. Blaine Elliott

Capital Defense Journal

No abstract provided.


Woodford V. Garceau 123 S. Ct. 1398 (2003) Sep 2003

Woodford V. Garceau 123 S. Ct. 1398 (2003)

Capital Defense Journal

No abstract provided.


Perkins V. Lee No. 02-25, 2003 Wl 21729943, At"*L (4th Cir. July 25, 2003) Sep 2003

Perkins V. Lee No. 02-25, 2003 Wl 21729943, At"*L (4th Cir. July 25, 2003)

Capital Defense Journal

No abstract provided.


Walton V. Angelone 321 F.3d 442 (4th Cir. 2003) Sep 2003

Walton V. Angelone 321 F.3d 442 (4th Cir. 2003)

Capital Defense Journal

No abstract provided.


Capital Retrials And Resentencing: Whether To Appeal And Resentencing Fairness, Whitnan J. Hou Sep 2003

Capital Retrials And Resentencing: Whether To Appeal And Resentencing Fairness, Whitnan J. Hou

Capital Defense Journal

No abstract provided.


Atkins V. Commonwealth 581 S.E.2d 514 (Va. 2003) Sep 2003

Atkins V. Commonwealth 581 S.E.2d 514 (Va. 2003)

Capital Defense Journal

No abstract provided.


Building The Case For Life: A Mitigation Specialist As A Necessity And A Matter Of Right, Daniel L. Payne Sep 2003

Building The Case For Life: A Mitigation Specialist As A Necessity And A Matter Of Right, Daniel L. Payne

Capital Defense Journal

No abstract provided.


Garrity V. New Jersey And Its Progeny: How Lower Courts Are Weakening The Strong Constitutional Protections Afforded Police Officers, Donald Wm. Driscoll Sep 2003

Garrity V. New Jersey And Its Progeny: How Lower Courts Are Weakening The Strong Constitutional Protections Afforded Police Officers, Donald Wm. Driscoll

Buffalo Public Interest Law Journal

No abstract provided.


The Commandeering Of Free Will: Brainwashing As A Legitimate Defense, Ida-Gaye Warburton Sep 2003

The Commandeering Of Free Will: Brainwashing As A Legitimate Defense, Ida-Gaye Warburton

Capital Defense Journal

No abstract provided.