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Thursday, March 6, 2014

Levenson on Post-Conviction Discovery, Investigation, and Litigation

Levenson LaurieLaurie L. Levenson (Loyola Law School Los Angeles) has posted Searching for Injustice: The Challenge of Post-Conviction Discovery, Investigation, and Litigation (Southern California Law Review, Forthcoming) on SSRN. Here is the abstract:

One of the biggest challenges for our criminal justice system today is dealing with post-conviction challenges in state and federal courts. In order to effectively and fairly address these challenges, we need changes in our post-conviction discovery, investigation and litigation procedures. Current procedures often choose finality over accuracy. This paper suggests reforms, including a move toward a more collaborative post-conviction process.

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Finally, a Paper worth its weight in gold. Now, if we could only get the entire country on board. Thanks from the 'Un-exoneratables'.

Posted by: Team Member - Thomas R. Griffith | Mar 7, 2014 8:25:34 AM

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