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Monday, April 24, 2006

Door to Door Breast Exam Guy Arrested

Story.  [Mark Godsey]

April 24, 2006 in Sex | Permalink | Comments (0) | TrackBack (0)

Sunday, April 23, 2006

This Week's Top 5 Crim Papers

This week's top 5 papers on SSRN, with number of recent downloads, are:

(1) 182 Report on Guantanamo Detainees: A Profile of 517 Detainees through Analysis of Department of Defense Data
Mark Denbeaux, Joshua W. Denbeaux,
Seton Hall University - School of Law, Denbeaux & Denbeaux,
Date posted to database: February 21, 2006
Last Revised: March 6, 2006
(2) 126 Therapeutic Forgetting: The Legal and Ethical Implications of Memory Dampening
Adam J. Kolber,
University of San Diego School of Law,
Date posted to database: March 2, 2006
Last Revised: March 16, 2006
(3) 107 The Year of Jubilee . . . or Maybe Not: Some Preliminary Observations about the Operation of the Federal Sentencing System After Booker
Frank O. Bowman,
University of Missouri at Columbia School of Law,
Date posted to database: February 21, 2006
Last Revised: April 21, 2006
(4) 77 Sexual Punishments
Alice Ristroph,
University of Utah - S.J. Quinney College of Law ,
Date posted to database: February 21, 2006
Last Revised: March 1, 2006
(5) 74 Regulation by Generalization
Frederick Schauer, Richard J. Zeckhauser,
Harvard University - John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University - John F. Kennedy School of Government,
Date posted to database: November 15, 2005
Last Revised: April 17, 2006

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S. Carolina Considers Making Sell of Sex Toys a Felony

Story here.  [Mark Godsey]

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Priest on Trial for Killing Nun in 1980

Story here.

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RIP, Tom Farris, Esq.

There is no good way to die, but this one is better than some others: To die (quickly) while arguing a case.  Tom Farris was twice a graduate of UNC, and I can only imagine he was making an impassioned argument on behalf of his client when he passed away. [Jack Chin]

April 23, 2006 in News | Permalink | Comments (0) | TrackBack (0)