Criminal Procedure


No Mere Error of State Law: When State Appellate Courts Deny Criminal Defendants Due Process, Tennessee Law Review (1996)

It is well established that federal courts generally lack jurisdiction in criminal cases to review...


Criminal Law


Brady Reconstructed: An Overdue Expansion of Rights and Remedies, New Mexico Law Review (2014)

Over fifty years ago, the Supreme Court held in Brady v Maryland, 373 U.S. 83...



Separation of Powers Shell Game: The Federal Witness Immunity Act, Temple Law Review (2000)

This article examines the 1970 Immunity Act, which was intended to be, and has been...



Due Process Limits on Sentencing Power: A Critique of Pennsylvania's Imposition of a Recidivist Mandatory Sentence Without a Prior Conviction, Duquesne Law Review (1994)

Pennsylvania has an Accelerated Rehabilitative Disposition (ARD) program which provides for pretrial diversion for accepted...