2014 Bill of Rights Journal Symposium: Atkins on the GroundVideo Archive
AbstractAtkins v. Virginia A Dozen Years Later: A Report Card In 2002 the United States Supreme Court overturned decades-long precedent, holding that the execution of defendants with intellectual and developmental disabilities violated the Eighth Amendment prohibition on cruel and unusual punishment. This symposium discusses and evaluates the decision in Atkins v. Virginia, including its effects and application in practice, from both legal and psychological points of view.
Produced byWilliam & Mary Law School, Institute of Bill of Rights Law
Citation InformationPaul Marcus, Jeffrey Bellin, Caroline Everington, Marc Tassé, et al.. "2014 Bill of Rights Journal Symposium: Atkins on the Ground" (2014)
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