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Jan 22, 2013

BOOKS: Capital Punishment’s Collateral Damage”

A new book by Professor Robert Bohm of the University of Central Florida exam­ines the per­son­al impact of cap­i­tal pun­ish­ment on those involved in the crim­i­nal jus­tice sys­tem, beyond the vic­tim and per­pe­tra­tor of the crime. Bohm lis…

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Nov 19, 2012

BOOKS: Race, Rape, and Injustice”

A new book, Race, Rape, and Injustice: Documenting and Challenging Death Penalty Cases in the Civil Rights Era, recounts the fas­ci­nat­ing sto­ry of twen­ty-eight law stu­dents who trav­eled through­out the South in the 1960s to gath­er data abou…

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Oct 30, 2012

BOOKS: The Death Penalty In a Nutshell”

The lat­est edi­tion of the edu­ca­tion­al text, The Death Penalty in a Nutshell by Victor Streib, is now avail­able. Prof. Streib presents the sub­stan­tive and pro­ce­dur­al law of cap­i­tal cas­es, along with its rel­e­vant his­to­ry, j…

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Oct 18, 2012

BOOKS: Early Supreme Court Cases on the Death Penalty

A new book by Professor Robert Bohm of the University of Central Florida looks at death-penal­ty deci­sions by the U.S. Supreme Court pri­or to the mod­ern era of cap­i­tal pun­ish­ment that began in 1968. In The Past As Prologue,