Capital Punishment and the Judicial Process: Cases and Materials / Edition 1

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780890895818
  • Publisher: Carolina Academic Press
  • Publication date: 1/28/1994
  • Format: Library Binding
  • Edition description: Older Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 754
  • Product dimensions: 75.00 (w) x 10.50 (h) x 1.75 (d)

Table of Contents

Table of Cases
Table of Prisoners
List of Web Addresses
Preface to the Second Edition
Preface to First Edition
Ch. 1 The Great Debate Over Capital Punishment 3
Ch. 2 Eight Amendment Prohibition Against Cruel and Unusual Punishment 51
Ch. 3 Early Constitutional Challenges to the Death Penalty 117
Ch. 4 Race, Gender and Sexual Orientation 173
Ch. 5 Constitutional Limitations on Death Eligibility 221
Ch. 6 Selecting the Capital Jury 283
Ch. 7 The Role of Aggravating Circumstances 329
Ch. 8 The Role of Mitigating Circumstances 389
Ch. 9 The Sentencing Phase of Capital Cases 447
Ch. 10 Use of Psychiatric Experts in Capital Cases 527
Ch. 11 Assistance of Counsel 555
Ch. 12 Stays of Execution and State Post-Conviction Relief Proceedings 623
Ch. 13 Introduction to Federal Habeas Corpus Review 661
Ch. 14 State Barriers to Federal Habeas Review 707
Ch. 15 Retroactivity 769
Ch. 16 Presumption of Correctness 799
Ch. 17 Successive Habeas Corpus Petitions, Abuse of the Writ, and Clemency 811
Ch. 18 The Federal Death Penalty 845
Ch. 19 International Law and the Death Penalty 933
App. A "Three Specimen Days," from Jackson & Christian, Death Row (Beacon Press 1980) 993
App. B "An Englishman Abroad," 997
Index 1005
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