Friday, September 11, 2020
Elayne E. Greenberg (St. John's University School of Law) has posted Adding Value to Conversations about Criminal Reform (ABA Dispute Resolution Magazine, 2020) on SSRN. Here is the abstract:
In February 2018, the Justice Center of the New York County Lawyers Association established a Plea Bargaining Task Force. The task force was charged with examining why factually innocent defendants in the New York metropolitan area plead guilty and with prescribing viable recommendations to remedy this injustice. This article highlights how the strategic design of the task force added value to the task force's work and furthered its mission.