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Monday, June 3, 2013

Opinion reversing habeas grant based on limits placed on presenting defense

The Court issued a per curiam opinion in Nevada v. Jackson.

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Opinion upholding taking DNA sample from arrestee for serious crime

Justice Kennedy delivered the opinion for the Court in Maryland v. King. Justice Scalia dissented, joined by Justices Ginsburg, Sotomayor, and Kagan.

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Sunday, June 2, 2013

Top-Ten Recent SSRN Downloads

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RankDownloadsPaper Title
1 4649 The Dangers of Surveillance 
Neil M. Richards
Washington University in Saint Louis - School of Law, 
Date posted to database: March 25, 2013 
2 403 Knives and the Second Amendment 
David B. KopelJoseph OlsonClayton E. Cramer
Independence Institute, College of Western Idaho, Hamline University - School of Law, 
Date posted to database: March 24, 2013 
3 371 Background Checks and Murder Rates 
Clayton E. Cramer
College of Western Idaho, 
Date posted to database: April 12, 2013 
4 331 Lanny Breuer and Foreign Corrupt Practices Act Enforcement 
Mike Koehler
Southern Illinois University School of Law, 
Date posted to database: March 24, 2013 
5 216 Antitrust Corporate Governance and Compliance 
Rosa M. Abrantes-MetzD. Daniel Sokol
Global Economics Group, LLC, University of Florida - Levin College of Law, 
Date posted to database: April 10, 2013 [6th last week]
6 198 Discovery and Darkness: The Information Deficit in Criminal Disputes 
Ion Meyn
University of Wisconsin Law School, 
Date posted to database: May 9, 2013 [7th last week]
7 173 Federal Public Defense in an Age of Inquisition 
David Patton
Federal Defenders of New York, 
Date posted to database: May 2, 2013 [9th last week]
8 145 Effective Plea Bargaining Counsel 
Jenny Roberts
American University, Washington College of Law, 
Date posted to database: April 20, 2013 [new to top ten]
9 127 Pretrial Detention and the Right to Be Monitored 
Samuel R. Wiseman
Florida State University - College of Law, 
Date posted to database: March 26, 2013 [new to top ten]
10 126 Magnifying Deterrence by Prosecuting Professionals 
Scott A. Schumacher
University of Washington - School of Law, 
Date posted to database: April 2, 2013 [new to top ten]

 

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