Tag Archives: Punishment

The Institutional Design of Punishment

Rappaport, Aaron J., The Institutional Design of Punishment (June 14, 2018). Arizona Law Review, Forthcoming; UC Hastings Research Paper No. 295. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3196537 “For the past 40 years, policymakers have engaged in a debate over which institution should … Continue reading

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Archibugi & Pease: Crime and Global Justice: The Dynamics of International Punishment

Daniele Archibugi (Univ. of London, Birkbeck College) & Alice Pease have published Crime and Global Justice: The Dynamics of International Punishment (Polity 2018). Here's the abstract: Over the last quarter of a century a new system of global criminal justice … Continue reading

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Why Moral Risk Presents a Challenge to Retributivist Punishment (Cross-Posted)

As we grow up, it really feels like we make choices as first movers. It feels like I decided to drink coffee this morning in a way that was not simply the result of atoms crashing into each other in… … Continue reading

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How and Why is the American Punishment System “Exceptional”?

Kevin Reitz, American Exceptionalism in Crime and Punishment (2018). Christopher Slobogin Anyone interested in American criminal justice has to wonder why we have so many more people in prison—in absolute as well as relative terms—than the western half of the European … Continue reading

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Crosby on Juror Punishment

Kevin Crosby (Newcastle Law School) has posted Before the Criminal Justice and Courts Act 2015: Juror Punishment in Nineteenth- and Twentieth-Century England on SSRN. Here is the abstract: The Criminal Justice and Courts Act 2015 has created several new offences… … Continue reading

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