Rebecca Sharpless

University of Miami - School of Law

Clinical Professor

P.O. Box 248087

Coral Gables, FL 33146

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

10

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Scholarly Papers (10)

1.

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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Abstract:

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
Downloads 124 (178,316)
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Abstract:

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 90 (220,318)

Abstract:

justice, social justice, lawyering, critical, theory, feminism, feminist, women, direct service, theoretics, public interest, nonprofit, hierarchy

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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 83 (112,627)

Abstract:

immigration, immigration reform, criminal justice, crimmigration, respectability, racial justice, Michelle Alexander, narrative, mass incarceration, immigration detention, formerly incarcerated people

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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
Downloads 66 (248,393)

Abstract:

Teague, Padilla, Martinez, Chaidez, Griffith, postconviction, post-conviction, retroactivity, new rule, pipeline, ineffective assistance of counsel, deportation, immigration consequences, Strickland

6.

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 48 (278,796)

Abstract:

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

7.

Zone of Nondeference: Chevron and Deportation for a Crime

Drexel Law Review (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 23 Jul 2017
Rebecca Sharpless
University of Miami - School of Law
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Abstract:

Immigration, Chevron, deference, crimmigration, deportation, criminal deportation

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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: 04 Jul 2017
Rebecca Sharpless
University of Miami - School of Law
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Abstract:

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

9.

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: 02 Jul 2017
Rebecca Sharpless
University of Miami - School of Law
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Abstract:

family detention, immigration, detention, cosmopolitan, political theory, Benhabib, discourse theory, Central America

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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
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Abstract:

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