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7 Jan 2011, 6:59 am by Michael M. O'Hear
Berkeley Professor Jonathan Simon will be visiting us on January 24 at 12:30 to speak on punishment for murder.  [read post]
15 Jul 2014, 12:33 pm by berklawnews
Jonathan Simon quoted in The Daily Californian, June 16, 2014 But opponents of long prison sentences — such as Jonathan Simon, a professor at the UC Berkeley School of Law — argue punishments of the length Jarvis received exact a psychological toll and violate the Eighth Amendment, which prohibits cruel and unusual punishment. [read post]
20 Mar 2015, 10:11 am by aling
Jonathan Simon interviewed by Slate, March 4, 2015 Many crimes are legally considered violent “even if no force is used, let alone injury suffered,” said Jonathan Simon. [read post]
9 Dec 2014, 3:32 pm by aling
Jonathan Simon quoted in Pacific Standard, October 29, 2014 While mass incarceration is a problem everywhere in the United States … California has served as a crucible for this issue, the “Mississippi of mass incarceration,” in the words of University of California-Berkeley law professor Jonathan Simon. [read post]
25 Apr 2012, 2:30 pm by rmorgan
Jonathan Simon quoted in The Daily Californian, March 22, 2012 UC Berkeley School of Law professor Jonathan Simon said in an email that court-issued stay-away orders in general are “a very serious infringement of fundamental rights” and “should never be used unless a very credible threat exists,” but that they are “not uncommon” when there are [...] [read post]
20 May 2013, 3:37 pm by Mohana Kute
Jonathan Simon quoted in The Courier-Journal, April 28, 2013 Kentucky was one of many states that followed federal changes in the late 1990s that made sentencing stricter, said Jonathan Simon, a University of California-Berkeley law professor. [read post]
26 Oct 2015, 1:33 pm by aling
Jonathan Simon quoted in Daily Journal (registration required), Oct. 19, 2015 UC Berkeley law professor Jonathan Simon would like to see drug courts’ best features integrated into the justice system as a whole, rather than confined to a specialized sub-system. [read post]
20 May 2013, 2:59 pm by Mohana Kute
Jonathan Simon quoted in Los Angeles Times, April 12, 2013 Jonathan Simon, a law professor at UC Berkeley, said the Supreme Court could lighten the pressure by giving the state more time to meet the population cap. [read post]
21 Feb 2016, 3:27 pm by aling
Jonathan Simon interviewed by Salon, Feb. 21, 2016 “Scalia was perhaps the strongest opponent of proportionality analysis of any kind under the Amendment,” emails Jonathan Simon. [read post]
14 Nov 2017, 1:59 pm by aling
Feeley and Jonathan Simon article cited in The Crime Report, Nov. 14, 2017 As Malcolm M. [read post]
25 Apr 2012, 2:37 pm by rmorgan
Jonathan Simon quoted in East Bay Express, March 28, 2012 Law School professor Jonathan Simon said there is a “very real concern that the stay-away orders are pretextual” and meant specifically to chill First Amendment activity…. [read post]
26 Aug 2015, 1:45 pm by aling
Jonathan Simon quoted in The New York Times, July 30, 2015 “The benefit of being able to hold police accountable in many situations where they are now largely immune is probably worth the cost alone,” said Jonathan Simon. [read post]
27 Aug 2010, 6:49 am by Brian Leiter
Jonathan Simon (Berkeley) has a fine memorial notice in honor of his former colleague. [read post]
3 Feb 2009, 8:08 am
The third installment of Jonathan Simon's (Berkeley) interesting series of posts on the future of ELS is here. [read post]
7 May 2020, 5:05 am by tortsprof
The ALI has released a short video of Reporters Ken Simons and Jonathan Cardi discussing the latest on the most-recent draft. [read post]
5 May 2015, 3:43 pm by aling
Jonathan Simon quoted in The New York Times, March 20, 2015 “As a group, police chiefs have always been more progressive than the rank-and-file, and it’s not all that clear that chiefs are going to be successful in carrying the rank-and-file with them,” Professor Simon said. [read post]
8 Oct 2014, 1:45 pm by aling
Jonathan Simon quoted in TribLIVE, August 30, 2014 “Our consumption of drugs is what’s funding organized crime in their countries, and the resulting violence caused by those gangs is why they’re fleeing,” Simon said. [read post]
26 Oct 2014, 4:28 pm by Andrew M. Ironside
This recent post by Professor Jonathan Simon at The Berkeley Blog explains the societal and institutional importance of California's Proposition 47, which will appear on the ballot this November. [read post]
29 May 2012, 9:51 am by rmorgan
Jonathan Simon cited in The Huffington Post, The Blog, April 24, 2012 Although Professor Simon concluded that the era of mass incarceration has come to an end, too expensive to continue as a public policy, he cautioned that no one should expect incarceration rates to drop precipitously. [read post]