Valena Elizabeth Beety

West Virginia University - College of Law

Associate Professor

Box 6130

Morgantown, WV West Virginia 26506

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (14)

1.

What the Brain Saw: The Case of Trayvon Martin and the Need for Eyewitness Identification Reform

Denver University Law Review, Vol. 90:2, 2012, WVU Law Research Paper No. 2012-03
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 27 Apr 2015
Valena Elizabeth Beety
West Virginia University - College of Law
Downloads 262 (63,242)

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2.

Don't Shoot: Police and Overcoming Implicit Racial Bias

WVU Law Research Paper No. 2014-5
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 12 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 29 Jan 2015
Valena Elizabeth Beety
West Virginia University - College of Law
Downloads 219 (82,435)

Abstract:

implicit racial bias, police, law enforcement, gun-owners, guns, safety

3.

Criminality and Corpulence: Weight Bias in the Courtroom

11 Seattle J. for Soc. Just. 523 (2013), WVU Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 30 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 07 Jun 2013
Valena Elizabeth Beety
West Virginia University - College of Law
Downloads 111 (190,857)

Abstract:

obesity, fatism, criminal justice, defendant, victim

4.

Reframing Asylum Standards for Mutilated Women

Journal of Gender, Race and Justice, Vol. 11, No. 239, 2008
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 30 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 12 Jun 2012
Valena Elizabeth Beety
West Virginia University - College of Law
Downloads 60 (246,090)

Abstract:

female genital mutilation, immigration, asylum, social group persecution, political persecution, sexual harm

5.

Mississippi Initiative 26: Personhood and the Criminalization of Intentional and Unintentional Acts by Pregnant Women

Mississippi Law Journal, Vol. 81, p. 55, 2011, WVU Law Research Paper No. 2012-12
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 28 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 27 Aug 2014
Valena Elizabeth Beety
West Virginia University - College of Law
Downloads 49 (306,195)

Abstract:

personhood, personhood amendment, Mississippi, abortion, unborn

6.

Risk and Execution: The Local Impact of Capital Cases on Mississippi Counties

82 Miss. L.J. 1337 (2013), WVU Law Research Paper No. 2013-4
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 21 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 03 Sep 2014
Valena Elizabeth Beety
West Virginia University - College of Law
Downloads 45 (328,306)

Abstract:

death penalty, Mississippi, criminal justice, capital cases

7.

The Death Penalty: Ethics and Economics in Mississippi

81 Miss. L.J. 1437 (2012)
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 30 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 30 Aug 2012
Valena Elizabeth Beety
West Virginia University - College of Law
Downloads 44 (311,371)

Abstract:

death penalty, recession, Mississippi

8.

Judicial Dismissal in the Interest of Justice

Missouri Law Review, Vol. 80, No. 3, 2015
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 26 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 05 Nov 2015
Valena Elizabeth Beety
West Virginia University - College of Law
Downloads 39 (289,205)

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mass incarceration, judicial clemency, dismissal in the interest of justice

9.

Discovering Forensic Fraud

Northwestern University Law Review, Vol. 112, 2017
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 06 Sep 2017
Jennifer D. Oliva and Valena Elizabeth Beety
West Virginia University College of Law and West Virginia University - College of Law
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Abstract:

forensics, discovery, wrongful conviction, evidence, civil procedure, criminal procedure

10.

Changing the Culture of Disclosure and Forensics

Washington and Lee Law Review Online
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 06 Sep 2017
Valena Elizabeth Beety
West Virginia University - College of Law
Downloads 0 (454,755)

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forensics, wrongful convictions, innocence, discovery, evidence, Brady, disclosure

11.

Contemporary Perspectives on Wrongful Conviction: An Introduction to the 2015 Innocence Network Conference, Orlando, Florida

3 Tex. A&M L. Rev. 179 (with Valena Beety and Robert Schehr) (2015)
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 02 Mar 2017
Robert Schehr, Aliza B. Kaplan and Valena Elizabeth Beety
Northern Arizona University, Lewis & Clark Law School and West Virginia University - College of Law
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12.

Voices on Innocence

Florida Law Review, Forthcoming, WVU Law Research Paper No. 2016-6
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 15 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 19 Apr 2016
Belmont University School of Law, University of San Francisco - School of Law, Southern Methodist University - Dedman School of Law, West Virginia University - College of Law, University of Toledo College of Law and University of Mississippi School of Law
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Abstract:

innocence, plea bargain, factual innocence, exoneration, wrongful conviction, evidence, experts, prosecutors, accountability, punishment, restorative justice

13.

Cops in Lab Coats and Forensics in the Courtroom

Ohio State Journal of Criminal Law, Forthcoming, WVU Law Research Paper No. 2015-13
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 06 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 02 Dec 2015
Valena Elizabeth Beety
West Virginia University - College of Law
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forensics, police, criminal, mass incarceration, wrongful convictions, innocence

14.

Wrongful Convictions and the National Academy of Sciences: From Forensics to Eyewitness Identification

Tennessee Law Review, Forthcoming, WVU Law Research Paper No. 2015-12
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 05 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 02 Dec 2015
Valena Elizabeth Beety
West Virginia University - College of Law
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Abstract:

forensics, eyewitness, police, courtroom, evidence