Moving Beyond Miranda: Concessions for Confessions, Northwestern University Law Review, volume 110, Forthcoming (2016)

The law governing police interrogation provides perverse incentives. For criminal suspects, the law rewards obstruction...



Deselecting Biased Juries, Utah Law Review (2015)

Critics of peremptory-challenge systems commonly contend that they inevitably inflict “inequality harm” on many excused...



The Federal Death Penalty and the Constitutionality of Capital Punishment, Criminal Law Bulletin (2014)

The federal death penalty results in few executions but is central to the larger story...



The Eighth Amendment as a Warrant Against Undeserved Punishment, William & Mary Bill of Rights Journal (2013)

Should the Eighth Amendment prohibit all undeserved criminal convictions and punishments? There are grounds to...



Can California Save Its Death Sentences? Will Californians Save the Expense?, Cardozo L. Rev. (2012)

Imposing a death sentence in California has become symbolism with a staggering price. From 1973...



Understanding Capital Punishment Law, Third Edition (with Linda Carter and Ellen Kreitzberg) (2012)
Understanding Capital Punishment Law, Second Edition (with Linda E. Carter and Ellen Kreitzberg) (2008)

Contributions to Books

Capital Punishment: Due Process Limits, I Encyclopedia of American Civil Liberties (2006)
Capital Punishment: Eighth Amendment Limits, I Encyclopedia of American Civil Liberties (2006)
Publicity in Criminal Cases, Encycopedia of Crime & Justice (2002)