Valena Elizabeth Beety

West Virginia University - College of Law

Associate Professor

101 Law School Drive

Morgantown, WV West Virginia 26506

United States

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Scholarly Papers (17)

1.

Drug-Induced Homicide Defense Toolkit

Ohio State Public Law Working Paper No. 467
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 11 Nov 2018 Last Revised: 11 Dec 2018
Valena Elizabeth Beety, Alex Kreit, Jeremiah Goulka and Leo Beletsky
West Virginia University - College of Law, Thomas Jefferson School of Law, Health in Justice Action Lab and Northeastern University - School of Law; Northeastern University - Bouvé College of Health Sciences
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drug-induced homicide, drug-induced death

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

Denver University Law Review, Vol. 90:2, 2012
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 27 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 02 Apr 2019
Valena Elizabeth Beety
West Virginia University - College of Law
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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 327 (89,125)

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

4.

Voices on Innocence

68 FLA. L. REV. 1569 (2017)
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 15 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 02 Apr 2019
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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innocence, plea bargain, factual innocence, exoneration, wrongful conviction, evidence, experts, prosecutors, accountability, punishment, restorative justice

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Discovering Forensic Fraud

112 Northwestern University Law Review 121 (2017)
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 06 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 08 Feb 2019
Jennifer D. Oliva and Valena Elizabeth Beety
West Virginia University College of Law and West Virginia University - College of Law
Downloads 135 (207,044)

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

6.

Criminality and Corpulence: Weight Bias in the Courtroom

11 Seattle J. for Soc. Just. 523 (2013)
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 30 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 02 Apr 2019
Valena Elizabeth Beety
West Virginia University - College of Law
Downloads 133 (209,541)

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obesity, fatism, criminal justice, defendant, victim

7.

Evidence on Fire

97 North Carolina Law Review 483 (2019)
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 21 Apr 2018 Last Revised: 31 Mar 2019
Valena Elizabeth Beety and Jennifer D. Oliva
West Virginia University - College of Law and West Virginia University College of Law
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Evidence, Fire Science, Arson, Civil Procedure, Criminal Procedure, Daubert, Kumho Tire, Expert, Forensic

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Cops in Lab Coats and Forensics in the Courtroom

Ohio State Journal of Criminal Law, Vol. 13, No. 2, 2016
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 06 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 02 Apr 2019
Valena Elizabeth Beety
West Virginia University - College of Law
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forensics, police, criminal, mass incarceration, wrongful convictions, innocence

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

82 TENN. L. REV. 975 (2015)
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 05 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 02 Apr 2019
Valena Elizabeth Beety
West Virginia University - College of Law
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forensics, eyewitness, police, courtroom, evidence

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Reframing Asylum Standards for Mutilated Women

Journal of Gender, Race and Justice, Vol. 11, No. 239, 2008
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 30 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 28 Nov 2017
Valena Elizabeth Beety
West Virginia University - College of Law
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female genital mutilation, immigration, asylum, social group persecution, political persecution, sexual harm

11.

The Overdose/Homicide Epidemic

34 Ga. St. U. L. Rev. 983 (2018)
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 22 May 2018 Last Revised: 02 Apr 2019
Valena Elizabeth Beety
West Virginia University - College of Law
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forensic science, evidence, criminal law, overdose, opioids, death investigation, coroner, medical examiner, forensics, mass incarceration, drug-induced homicide

12.

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: 28 Nov 2017
Valena Elizabeth Beety
West Virginia University - College of Law
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mass incarceration, judicial clemency, dismissal in the interest of justice

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

Mississippi Law Journal, Vol. 81, p. 55, 2011
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 28 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 02 Apr 2019
Valena Elizabeth Beety
West Virginia University - College of Law
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personhood, personhood amendment, Mississippi, abortion, unborn

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

82 Miss. L.J. 1337 (2013)
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 21 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 02 Apr 2019
Valena Elizabeth Beety
West Virginia University - College of Law
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death penalty, Mississippi, criminal justice, capital cases

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Changing the Culture of Disclosure and Forensics

Washington and Lee Law Review Online, Vol. 73, No. 2, 2017
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 06 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 28 Nov 2017
Valena Elizabeth Beety
West Virginia University - College of Law
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forensics, wrongful convictions, innocence, discovery, evidence, Brady, disclosure

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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 Last Revised: 08 Apr 2019
Robert Schehr, Aliza B. Kaplan and Valena Elizabeth Beety
Northern Arizona University - Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice, Lewis & Clark Law School and West Virginia University - College of Law
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Regulating Bite Mark Evidence: Lesbian Vampires and Other Myths of Forensic Odontology

94 Washington Law Review (forthcoming 2019)
Number of pages: 54
Jennifer D. Oliva and Valena Elizabeth Beety
West Virginia University College of Law and West Virginia University - College of Law
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expert evidence, evidence, forensic science, wrongful convictions, innocence, bite marks, forensic odontology, regulatory boards, state boards of dental practice, state professional licensing boards, lesbian vampires