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In Gideon's Wake: Harsher Penalties and the 'Successful' Criminal Appellant


William W. Van Alstyne


William & Mary Law School

1965

Yale Law Journal, Vol. 74, p. 606, 1965
William Mitchell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09-131

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Following the Court’s decision in Gideon v. Wainwright, popular opinion allowed indignant criminals seeking a re-trial to receive harsher sentences. This examination argues that such a result is unconstitutional.

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Keywords: Gideon v. Wainwright, indignant defendant

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Date posted: September 17, 2011 ; Last revised: November 10, 2011

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Van Alstyne, William W., In Gideon's Wake: Harsher Penalties and the 'Successful' Criminal Appellant (1965). Yale Law Journal, Vol. 74, p. 606, 1965; William Mitchell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09-131. Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1927979

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