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Necessity, Non‐Violent Direct Activism, and the Stansted 15: Reasserting 'Hoffmann's Bargain'.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Modern Law Review. Nov2022, Vol. 85 Issue 6, p1515-1533. 19p.

Abstract: In Thacker and ors the Court of Appeal overturned the convictions of the 'Stansted 15' due to a misdirection on the substantive offence. However, the court rejected their necessity defence, following Jones, as their actions were political, outweighing ...

Once convicted? The long‐term pathways to desistance.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Howard Journal of Crime & Justice. Sep2022, Vol. 61 Issue 3, p271-288. 18p.

Abstract: There are few long‐term studies of the convictions of persistent offenders and the extent to which they may desist from offending. The Sheffield Desistance Study interviewed 113 men aged 19–22 years over four or so years. Their subsequent convictions o...

MADISON LECTURE THE POWER OF THE PRIOR CONVICTION.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): New York University Law Review. Jun2022, Vol. 97 Issue 3, p902-932. 31p.

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Dearest Friend: Regarding Esther Frumkin.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Georgia Review. Fall2022, Vol. 756 Issue 3, p659-661. 3p.

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California's Proposition 47 and Effectuating State Laws in Federal Sentencing.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): University of Chicago Law Review. Oct2020, Vol. 87 Issue 7, p1799-1844. 46p.

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Abstract: Proposition 47 is a California voter initiative that reduced possessory drug offenses and minor thefts from felonies to misdemeanors. The law allows individuals to retroactively reclassify their convictions and mandates that these convictions shall be ...

The Judicial Admission of Flawed Expert Opinion Evidence Informing Wrongful Convictions.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Western Journal of Legal Studies. Jul2018, Vol. 8 Issue 2, p1-19. 21p.

Abstract: The failure of a judge to properly conduct a voir dire to ensure an expert is sufficiently qualified to give evidence in a particular area may give rise to a wrongful conviction. Considering Recommendation 130 from the Goudge Inquiry, that "trial judge...

The Merits and Limits of Conscience-Based Legal Exemptions.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Criminal Law & Philosophy; Apr2022, Vol. 16 Issue 1, p127-134, 8p

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Abstract: Copyright of Criminal Law & Philosophy is the property of Springer Nature and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or posted to a listserv without the copyright holder's express written permission. However, users may print, downlo...

GUNDY V. UNITED STATES: HOW JUSTICE GORSUCH'S DISSENT AND CHANGING JUDICIAL PHILOSOPHY IN FEDERAL COURTS MAY LEAD TO A REVIVED NONDELEGATION DOCTRINE AND DIMINISH THE PURPOSE OF THE ADMINISTRATIVE PROCEDURE ACT.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): St. Mary's Law Journal. 2021, Vol. 52 Issue 2, p641-678. 38p.

Abstract: The article discusses the U.S. Supreme Court case, Gundy v. United States, wherein plaintiff Herman Gundy challenged his conviction as an unconstitutional delegation of legislative authority. It explores the Court's ruling against nondelegation challen...

Kant's moral catechism revisited.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Philosophy of Education; Dec2021, Vol. 55 Issue 6, p990-1002, 13p

Abstract: Copyright of Journal of Philosophy of Education is the property of Wiley-Blackwell and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or posted to a listserv without the copyright holder's express written permission. However, users may prin...

Supporting New Futures in the Arts: From the Prince Claus Fund and Back.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): African Arts. Spring2021, Vol. 54 Issue 1, p48-59. 12p.

Abstract: The article examines that Prince Claus Fund was founded on the conviction that art and culture are basic human needs. Topics include considered that as the director of the Fund since its inception in 1997 created an important mission statement for the ...

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