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21 Dec 2011, 7:11 am by Conor McEvily
Briefly: At Sentencing Law and Policy, Douglas Berman observes that the Court has scheduled oral argument for its Sixth Amendment Apprendi fines case, Southern Union Company v. [read post]
15 Dec 2011, 8:34 am by Steve Hall
Douglas Berman, a sentencing-law expert at Ohio State University, said states are also turning away from the death penalty because capital cases can be extremely costly. [read post]
1 Dec 2011, 6:25 am by Kiran Bhat
At the Huffington Post, Douglas L. [read post]
17 Nov 2011, 7:58 am by Kiran Bhat
Douglas Berman of Sentencing Law and Policy observes that “a pretty sleepy sentencing Term for the Court could quickly become one of the most interesting to watch in recent years” if the Court were to grant cert. in two re-listed cases, Fisher v. [read post]
7 Nov 2011, 5:57 pm by David Lat
– Professor Douglas Berman, commenting on the case of Daniel Enrique Guevara Vilca, a 26-year-old who was just sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole for child pornography possession. [read post]
7 Nov 2011, 9:28 am
Douglas Berman, who has a sentencing blog and is a law professor from Ohio State University, noted that in the Vilca case there was a failure to distinguish between the viewers of child pornography and those who actually abuse children sexually, resulting in a “lack of nuance and proportionality that our law demands.” [read post]
7 Nov 2011, 5:57 am by David Oscar Markus
“To me, a failure to distinguish between people who look at these dirty pictures and people who commit contact offenses lacks the nuance and proportionality I think our law demands,” said Douglas Berman, a law professor at Ohio State University, who highlighted Mr. [read post]
2 Nov 2011, 7:26 am by Conor McEvily
Briefly: At Sentencing Law and Policy, Douglas Berman responds to Adam Liptak’s recent story (covered in yesterday’s round-up) on the constitutionality of lengthy stays on death row. [read post]
1 Nov 2011, 11:17 am by Steve Hall
McIntosh - Franklin County Common Pleas Court Douglas A. [read post]
31 Oct 2011, 2:24 pm by Steve Hall
Criminal law and procedure scholars such as Robert Weisberg of Stanford and Douglas Berman of Ohio State have described how the Court’s concern with death leads it to shortchange the constitutional claims of defendants facing lesser punishments. [read post]
31 Oct 2011, 8:06 am by Lovechilde
Berman concludes that "the austerity class has done such a good job of demonizing deficits that it’s difficult to make the case for their necessity, even in the short term. [read post]
Professor Douglas Berman writes about the futility of long prison sentences for white collar defendants involving fraud and insider trading. [read post]
13 Oct 2011, 6:33 am by Kiran Bhat
Schwinn at the Constitutional Law Prof Blog contends that “[b]ecause of the inevitable line-drawing problems with any intermediate position, look for the Court to lean toward a categorical rule-either that reasonable suspicion is always required, or that it is never required [to conduct a strip search],” while Douglas Berman at Sentencing Law and Policy flags Florence as a potential “sentencing sleeper.”  [read post]
6 Oct 2011, 6:53 am by Kiran Bhat
Savage of the Los Angeles Times, Mark Sherman of the Associated Press, Douglas Berman at Sentencing Law and Policy, Mike Sacks of the Huffington Post, and C-SPAN.  [read post]
12 Sep 2011, 6:46 am by Kali Borkoski
At Sentencing Law and Policy, Douglas Berman links to coverage of an Arkansas case that is testing the implications of Graham v. [read post]
26 Aug 2011, 2:32 pm by Gary Rosin
(Law School Innovation blog), Douglas A. [read post]