Rebecca Sharpless

University of Miami - School of Law

Professor

1311 Miller Drive

E257

Coral Gables, FL 33146

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

11

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1,243

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6

Scholarly Papers (11)

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'Immigrants Are Not Criminals': Respectability, Immigration Reform, and Hyperincarceration

53 Houston Law Review 691 (2016)
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 05 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 11 May 2016
Rebecca Sharpless
University of Miami - School of Law
Downloads 262 (114,972)
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immigration, immigration reform, criminal justice, crimmigration, respectability, racial justice, Michelle Alexander, narrative, mass incarceration, immigration detention, formerly incarcerated people

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Fitting the Formula for Judicial Review: The Law-Fact Distinction in Immigration Law

University of Miami Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2010-12
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 26 May 2010 Last Revised: 03 Mar 2012
Rebecca Sharpless
University of Miami - School of Law
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immigration, judicial review, law-fact distinction, law fact, real id, question of law, question of fact

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Toward a True Elements Test: Taylor and the Categorical Analysis of Crimes in Immigration Law

University of Miami Law Review, Vol. 62, No. 4, 2008, University of Miami Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2009-25
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 11 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 23 May 2010
Rebecca Sharpless
University of Miami - School of Law
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immigration, crimimm, categorical, deportation, crimes, conviction, elements test, divisible

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More Than One Lane Wide: Against Hierarchies of Helping in Progressive Legal Advocacy

Clinical Law Review, Fall 2012 , University of Miami Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2012-13
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 02 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 14 Oct 2012
Rebecca Sharpless
University of Miami - School of Law
Downloads 123 (225,958)
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justice, social justice, lawyering, critical, theory, feminism, feminist, women, direct service, theoretics, public interest, nonprofit, hierarchy

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Cosmopolitan Democracy and the Detention of Immigrant Families

47 N.M. L. Rev. 19 (2017), University of Miami Legal Studies Research Paper No. 16-28
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 15 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2017
Rebecca Sharpless
University of Miami - School of Law
Downloads 108 (248,381)
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family detention, immigration, detention, cosmopolitan, political theory, Benhabib, discourse theory, Central America

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Finally, A True Elements Test: Mathis v. U.S. and the Categorical Approach

Brooklyn Law Review, Vol. 8, p. 1275, 2017
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 11 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2017
Rebecca Sharpless
University of Miami - School of Law
Downloads 105 (253,360)

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federal sentencing, recidivism, Armed Career Criminal Act, categorical approach, Mathis, Descamps, ACCA, removal, deportation, immigration, Kagan, Breyer, elements test, element, Apprendi, constitutional avoidance, Supreme Court, criminal procedure

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Teague New Rules Must Apply in Initial-Review Collateral Proceedings: The Teachings of Padilla, Chaidez and Martinez

University of Miami Law Review, Vol. 67, p. 301, 2013
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 15 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 15 Aug 2013
Rebecca Sharpless and Andrew Stanton
University of Miami - School of Law and Office of the Public Defender for the Eleventh Judicial Circuit of Florida
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Teague, Padilla, Martinez, Chaidez, Griffith, postconviction, post-conviction, retroactivity, new rule, pipeline, ineffective assistance of counsel, deportation, immigration consequences, Strickland

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Clear and Simple Deportation Rules for Crimes: Why We Need Them and Why It's Hard to Get Them

92 Denv. U. L. Rev. 933 (2015) , University of Miami Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2015-15
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 01 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 11 Feb 2016
Rebecca Sharpless
University of Miami - School of Law
Downloads 77 (308,196)

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Padilla, Sixth Amendment, Immigration, Criminal Law, Immigration Consequences of Crime, Crimmigration, Law Reform

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Using a Human Rights Approach in Immigration Advocacy: An Introduction

Clearinghouse Review, July-August 2013
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 02 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 02 Jul 2017
Robert Pauw, Rebecca Sharpless and Judith Wood
Gibbs Houston Pauw, University of Miami - School of Law and Law Offices of Judith Wood
Downloads 73 (317,812)

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human rights, Inter-American Commission on Human Rights, immigration

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Zone of Nondeference: Chevron and Deportation for a Crime

9 Drexel L. Rev. 323 (2017), University of Miami Legal Studies Research Paper No. 17-22
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 23 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 29 Aug 2018
Rebecca Sharpless
University of Miami - School of Law
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Immigration, Chevron, deference, crimmigration, deportation, criminal deportation

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Addiction Informed Immigration Reform

Washington Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 85 Posted: 07 Jul 2019
Rebecca Sharpless
University of Miami - School of Law
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immigration, opiod crisis, addiction, substance abuse, immigration reform, DSM