Let me start with a summary statement of my position on the prison crowding problem. I think the root of the difficulty lies in the composition of the prison population: too many people in prison don’t belong there, and a smaller number of people not in prison do belong there. Until poicymakers focus more closely the scarce resource of prison space on the repetitive violent offender, the problem of the size of the prison population will remain intractable.
This article argues Allyene signals a shift in the availability of constitutional challenges in cases where sentencing factors are particularly important.
This study uses interviews with judges to examine the role of remorse in judicial decisionmaking.
Experts discuss legal developments and related ramifications one year after President Trump declared a national emergency at the U.S. Southern Border with Mexico in order to build a wall.
"It's important to note that scholars have long observed that political discourse and political events can contribute to the frequency of bias incidents. In fact, this phenomenon has a name today. It's called the Trump Effect."