Death Penalty Stories (edited by John H. Blume and Jordan M. Steiker)
This title offers detailed accounts of the most important capital cases in American law. In addition to comprehensive coverage of the canonical cases such as Furman v. Georgia, Gregg v. Georgia, Penry v. Lynaugh, Payne v. Tennessee, and McCleskey v. Kemp, the volume also presents in-depth accounts of cases involving core capital issues, including representation, protections for the innocent, proportionality limits, execution methods, the problem of volunteers, and the guarantee of heightened reliability.
Professor Hoffman's contribution, chapter 12, is titled "House v. Bell and the Death of Innocence".
New York, NY
Capital Punishment-United States, Death Row Inmates
Criminal Law | Law
Hoffmann, Joseph L., "Death Penalty Stories (edited by John H. Blume and Jordan M. Steiker)" (2009). Books by Maurer Faculty. 103.