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

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



The Implications of Incorporating the Eighth Amendment Prohibition on Excessive Bail, Hofstra Law Review (2015)

In its opinion in McDonald v. City of Chicago, 130 S.Ct. 3020 (2010), concerning the...



Deselecting Biased Juries, Utah Law Review (2015)

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



The Perilous Psychology of Public Defending, Journal of the Professional Lawyer (2015)

This article examining the ethical challenges confronting most public defender attorneys is framed as a...



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...



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)