E. Lea Johnston

University of Florida - Levin College of Law

Assistant Professor

P.O. Box 117625

Gainesville, FL 32611-7625

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (13)

1.

Theorizing Mental Health Courts

Washington University Law Review, Vol. 89, University of Florida Levin College of Law Research Paper No. 2010-21
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 21 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 17 Jan 2015
E. Lea Johnston
University of Florida - Levin College of Law
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mental health courts, problem-solving courts, problem solving courts, therapeutic jurisprudence, rehabilitation, mental illness

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Vulnerability and Just Desert: A Theory of Sentencing and Mental Illness

Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology, Vol. 103, No. 1, 2013
Number of pages: 84 Posted: 26 Mar 2013
E. Lea Johnston
University of Florida - Levin College of Law
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just desert, mental illness, equal impact, retributivism, mental disorder, sentencing, vulnerability, punishment, proportionality

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Mental Health Courts and Sentencing Disparities

62 Vill. L. Rev. 685 (2017), University of Florida Levin College of Law Research Paper No. 18-4
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 11 Jan 2018 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2018
E. Lea Johnston and Conor Flynn
University of Florida - Levin College of Law and University of Florida - Levin College of Law
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mental health courts, problem-solving courts, sentencing, Erie County, mental illness

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Representational Competence: Defining the Limits of the Right to Self-Representation at Trial

Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 86, 2010, University of Florida Levin College of Law Research Paper No. 2010-08
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 25 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 09 Jun 2011
E. Lea Johnston
University of Florida - Levin College of Law
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self-representation, Sixth Amendment, competence, problem solving

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Modifying Unjust Sentences

49 Ga. L. Rev. 433 (2015), University of Florida Levin College of Law Research Paper No. 15-4
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 09 May 2014 Last Revised: 08 Sep 2015
E. Lea Johnston
University of Florida - Levin College of Law
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over-incarceration, disproportionate punishment, sentence modification, mental illness, mental disorder

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Setting the Standard: A Critique of Bonnie’s Competency Standard and the Potential of Problem-Solving Theory for Self-Representation at Trial

UC Davis Law Review, Vol. 43, 2010, University of Florida Levin College of Law Research Paper No. 2009-32
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 10 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2010
E. Lea Johnston
University of Florida - Levin College of Law
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Sixth Amendment, self-representation, competency

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Communication and Competence for Self-Representation

84 Fordham L. Rev. 2121 (2016), University of Florida Levin College of Law Research Paper No. 15-19
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 11 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 29 Apr 2016
E. Lea Johnston
University of Florida - Levin College of Law
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self-representation, pro se, competency, competence, representational competence, Sixth Amendment, mental illness, mental disorder

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Conditions of Confinement at Sentencing: The Case of Seriously Disordered Offenders

Catholic University Law Review, Vol. 63, 2014, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 09 May 2014
E. Lea Johnston
University of Florida - Levin College of Law
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sentencing, conditions of confinement, treatment in lieu of incarceration, mental disorders

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Reconceptualizing Criminal Justice Reform For Offenders With Serious Mental Illness

Florida Law Review, Vol. 71, 2019
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 01 Oct 2018 Last Revised: 02 Oct 2018
E. Lea Johnston
University of Florida - Levin College of Law
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criminalization theory, criminal justice, mental health

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Retributive Justifications for Jail Diversion of Individuals with Mental Disorder

35 Behav. Sci. & Law (2017, Forthcoming), University of Florida Levin College of Law Research Paper No. 17-24
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 22 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 18 Oct 2017
E. Lea Johnston
University of Florida - Levin College of Law
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criminal justice, incarceration, jail, diversion, mental illness, mental health court

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Smoke and Mirrors: Model Penal Code § 305.7 and Compassionate Release

4 Wake Forest Journal of Law & Policy 49, 2014
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 09 May 2014
E. Lea Johnston
University of Florida - Levin College of Law
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sentencing, Model Penal Code, compassionate release, judicial release, judicial modification, American Law Institute

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An Administrative 'Death Sentence' for Asylum Seekers: Deprivation of Due Process Under 8 U.S.C. §1158(D)(6)'s Frivolousness Standard

Number of pages: 66 Posted: 20 Oct 2010
E. Lea Johnston
University of Florida - Levin College of Law
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Humane Punishment for Seriously Disordered Offenders: Sentencing Departures and Judicial Control Over Conditions of Confinement

Posted: 21 May 2013 Last Revised: 28 May 2014
E. Lea Johnston
University of Florida - Levin College of Law

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mental disorder, mental illness, sentencing, sentencing departures, inhumanity, conditions of confinement, mitigation, offender hardship, undue hardship, vulnerability, proportionality, proportional punishment, equal impact