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Sunday, September 27, 2009

"Technocorrections, economic realities and a new privacy/liberty relationship"

That's the title of Doug Berman's post at Sentencing Law and Policy discussing an article in the Washington Post headlined Sweat Becomes Offenders' New Snitch. As Doug notes, while the piece focuses on alcohol detection, it discusses important issues that arise in the context of other "technocorrections" techniques. The economic advantages of employing these techniques will make them increasingly important.
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Top-Ten Recent SSRN Downloads

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for manuscripts announced in the last 60 days in the criminal law and procedure journals are here. The usual disclaimers apply.

Rank Downloads Paper Title
1 419 Culture, Cognition, and Consent: Who Perceives What, and Why, in 'Acquaintance Rape' Cases
Dan M. Kahan,
Yale University - Law School,
Date posted to database: July 22, 2009
Last Revised: September 12, 2009
2 243 Unwitting Sanctions: Understanding Anti-Bribery Legislation as Economic Sanctions against Emerging Markets
Andrew Brady Spalding,
University of Mumbai (Bombay),
Date posted to database: July 4, 2009
Last Revised: August 5, 2009
3 240 Minds, Brains, and Norms
Michael S. Pardo, Dennis Patterson,
University of Alabama School of Law, European University Institute,
Date posted to database: July 13, 2009
Last Revised: July 13, 2009
4 192 Coming to Terms with Ruthlessness: Sovereign Equality, Global Pluralism, and the Limits of International Criminal Justice
Brad R. Roth,
Wayne State University Law School,
Date posted to database: July 31, 2009
Last Revised: August 12, 2009
5 128 Empirical Work in International Law: A Bibliographical Essay
Tom Ginsburg, Gregory Shaffer,
University of Chicago Law School, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - School of Law,
Date posted to database: August 5, 2009
Last Revised: September 8, 2009 [7th last week]
6 119 Stranger Than Dictum: Why Arizona v. Gant Compels the Conclusion that Suspicionless Buie Searches Incident to Lawful Arrests are Unconstitutional
Colin Miller,
John Marshall Law School,
Date posted to database: August 18, 2009
Last Revised: September 21, 2009 [new to top ten]
7 113 Power Rules
Samuel Bray,
Columbia Law School,
Date posted to database: June 11, 2009
Last Revised: September 25, 2009 [10th last week]
8 110 The Unexceptionalism of Evolving Standards
Corinna Lain,
University of Richmond - School of Law,
Date posted to database: July 10, 2009
Last Revised: August 10, 2009 [9th last week]
9 99 Law, Legal Institutions, and the Criminalization of the Underclass
David Ray Papke,
Marquette University - Law School,
Date posted to database: August 4, 2009
Last Revised: August 21, 2009 [new to top ten]
10 82 Struck by Lightning: Walker v. Georgia and Louisiana's Proportionality Review of Death Sentences
Bidish Sarma, Robert J. Smith, G. Ben Cohen,
The Justice Center's Capital Appeals Project, The Charles Hamilton Houston Institute for Race and Justice , The Justice Center's Capital Appeals Project,
Date posted to database: January 22, 2009
Last Revised: August 24, 2009 [new to top ten]

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