Nancy J. King

Vanderbilt University - Law School

Professor of Law

131 21st Avenue South

Nashville, TN 37203-1181

United States

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Scholarly Papers (33)

1.

Post Padilla: Padilla’s Puzzles for Review in State and Federal Courts

Federal Sentencing Reporter, Vol. 23, No. 3, February 2011
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 11 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 20 May 2011
Gray Proctor and Nancy J. King
Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals and Vanderbilt University - Law School
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Padilla, deportation, plea, counsel, collateral, habeas, Sixth Amendment, Strickland, ineffective

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Felony Jury Sentencing in Practice: A Three-State Study

Vanderbilt Law Review, May 2004
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 06 Apr 2004
Nancy J. King and Rosevelt L. Noble
Vanderbilt University - Law School and Vanderbilt University
Downloads 612 (46,915)
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Duncan V. Louisiana: How Bigotry in the Bayou Led to the Federal Regulation of State Juries

Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 05-04
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 30 Mar 2005 Last Revised: 11 Jul 2014
Nancy J. King
Vanderbilt University - Law School
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Sentencing and Prior Convictions: The Past, the Future, and the End of the Prior Conviction Exception to Apprendi

Marquette Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 02 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 04 Jun 2014
Nancy J. King
Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 345 (94,259)

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Prior convictions, sentencing, recidivism, Apprendi, Almendarez-Torres, jury trial, element, Sixth Amendment, repeat offenders

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Rethinking the Federal Role in State Criminal Justice

New York University Law Review, Vol. 84, 2009
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 03 Oct 2008
Joseph L. Hoffmann and Nancy J. King
Indiana University-Bloomington, Maurer School of Law and Vanderbilt University - Law School
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habeas, public defender, post-conviction, AEDPA, Suspension Clause, innocence, ineffective assistance, representation, appeals

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The Invisible Revolution in Plea Bargaining: Managerial Judging and Judicial Participation in Negotiations

Texas Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 19 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 04 May 2017
Nancy J. King and Ronald F. Wright
Vanderbilt University - Law School and Wake Forest University - School of Law
Downloads 279 (118,814)
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Plea negotiations, criminal law, felony mediation, managerial judging

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Appeal Waivers and the Future of Sentencing Policy

Duke L.aw Journal, Vol. 55, 2005
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 03 Aug 2005
Nancy J. King and Michael O'Neill
Vanderbilt University - Law School and George Washington University - Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
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Habeas for the Twenty-First Century, Chapter One

University of Chicago Press, 2011
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 04 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 05 Apr 2011
Nancy J. King and Joseph L. Hoffmann
Vanderbilt University - Law School and Indiana University-Bloomington, Maurer School of Law
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habeas, federal courts, Guantanamo, civil commitment, immigration, death penalty, criminal procedure

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Essential Elements

As published in Vanderbilt Law Review, Vol. 54, No. 4, May 2001
Number of pages: 90 Posted: 23 Feb 2001
Nancy J. King and Susan R. Klein
Vanderbilt University - Law School and University of Texas School of Law
Downloads 260 (127,988)
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Plea Bargains that Waive Claims of Ineffective Assistance - Waiving Padilla and Frye

Duquesne University Law Review, Vol. 51, p. 647, 2013
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 03 May 2013 Last Revised: 06 Jul 2013
Nancy J. King
Vanderbilt University - Law School
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Waiver, ineffective assistance, Strickland, Lafler, Frye, plea bargaining, ethics, appeal waiver, habeas, post-conviction, plea agreements

Habeas Litigation in the U.S. District Courts

National Institute of Justice Online, 2007
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 28 Aug 2007
Nancy J. King, Fred Cheesman and Brian Ostrom
Vanderbilt University - Law School, National Center for State Courts and National Center for State Courts
Downloads 241 (137,553)

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habeas, AEDPA, capital, death, writ, federal courts

Habeas Litigation in the U.S. District Courts

2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Posted: 17 Jul 2007
Nancy J. King
Vanderbilt University - Law School

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habeas, AEDPA, federal courts

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Jury Sentencing in Non-Capital Cases: Comparing Severity and Variance with Judicial Sentences in Two States

Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 31 Mar 2005
Nancy J. King and Rosevelt L. Noble
Vanderbilt University - Law School and Vanderbilt University
Downloads 241 (138,083)

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Commentary: Apprendi and Plea Bargaining

Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 01-7; & U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 27
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 06 Aug 2001
Nancy J. King and Susan R. Klein
Vanderbilt University - Law School and University of Texas School of Law
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State Criminal Appeals Revealed

Vanderbilt Law Review, Vol. 70, No. 6, 2017
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 31 Jan 2018 Last Revised: 19 Feb 2018
Michael Heise, Nancy J. King and Nicole A. Heise
Cornell Law School, Vanderbilt University - Law School and University of Chicago, Law School, Students
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Beyond Blakely

U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 67; Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 04-17
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 30 Jul 2004
Nancy J. King and Susan R. Klein
Vanderbilt University - Law School and University of Texas School of Law
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Juries and Prior Convictions: Managing the Demise of the Prior Conviction Exception to Apprendi

Southern Methodist University Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 28 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 09 Jul 2014
Nancy J. King
Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 195 (168,846)

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Apprendi, Prior convictions, jury

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Preview: A Preliminary Survey of Issues Raised by Martinez v. Ryan

LaFave, Israel, King & Kerr, Criminal Procedure (3d ed.), 2012-13 supplement, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 16 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2012
Nancy J. King
Vanderbilt University - Law School
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habeas, procedural default, Martinez, cause and prejudice, 2255, 2254

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The Origins of Felony Jury Sentencing in the United States

Chicago-Kent Law Review, Vol. 74, 2003
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 22 Aug 2003
Nancy J. King
Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 165 (195,633)

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jury sentencing

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Habeas Corpus and State Sentencing Reform: A Story of Unintended Consequences

Duke Law Journal, Vol. 58, November 2008
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 21 May 2008 Last Revised: 17 Oct 2008
Nancy J. King and Suzanna Sherry
Vanderbilt University - Law School and Vanderbilt University - Law School
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habeas, sentencing, corrections, prisons, prisoners, parole, disciplinary, good-time, AEDPA, PLRA, 1983

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Misdemeanor Appeals

Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 19-14
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 11 Nov 2019
Nancy J. King and Michael Heise
Vanderbilt University - Law School and Cornell Law School
Downloads 155 (206,231)

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criminal, appeals, empirical, state court, misdemeanor

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Non-Capital Habeas Cases after Appellate Review: An Empirical Analysis

Federal Sentencing Reporter, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 26 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 11 Jul 2014
Nancy J. King
Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 146 (216,710)

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Habeas, 2254, Appellate Review, Empirical Analysis

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Priceless Process

Vanderbilt Law School, Joe C. Davis Working Paper No. 99-2
Number of pages: 88 Posted: 29 Oct 1999
Nancy J. King
Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 145 (217,957)
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Enforcing Effective Assistance after Martinez

The Yale Law Journal Company, Incorporated in The Yale Law Journal (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 04 May 2013
Nancy J. King
Vanderbilt University - Law School
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habeas, procedural default, Martinez, state post-conviction review, Gideon, Strickland, ineffective assistance

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Alleyne on the Ground: Factfinding that Limits Eligibility for Probation or Parole Release

Federal Sentencing Reporter, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 31 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 11 Jul 2014
Nancy J. King and Brynn Applebaum
Vanderbilt University - Law School and Vanderbilt University
Downloads 138 (226,723)

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Alleyne, Apprendi, sentencing, probation, parole, jury, eligibility

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Apres Apprendi

Federal Sentencing Reporter, Vol. 12, July-Aug. 2000
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 14 Nov 2000
Nancy J. King and Susan R. Klein
Vanderbilt University - Law School and University of Texas School of Law
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Acceptance of Responsibility and Conspiracy Sentences in Drug Prosecutions after Apprendi

Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 02-05; and U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 41
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 14 Aug 2002
Nancy J. King and Susan R. Klein
Vanderbilt University - Law School and University of Texas School of Law
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Judicial Oversight of Negotiated Sentences in a World of Bargained Punishment

Stanford Law Review, Vol. 58, p. 293, 2005
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 15 Nov 2005
Nancy J. King
Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 109 (270,433)

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sentencing, stipulations, plea bargaining, guidelines, presentence report, probation officer

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Criminal Appeals

Academy for Justice, A Report on Scholarship and Criminal Justice Reform (Erik Luna ed., Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 08 Aug 2017
Nancy J. King
Vanderbilt University - Law School
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Appeals by the Prosecution

Vanderbilt Law Research Paper No. 18-29
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 30 Apr 2018 Last Revised: 19 Jun 2018
Nancy J. King and Michael Heise
Vanderbilt University - Law School and Cornell Law School
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Appeals by the Prosecution

Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, Vol. 15, Issue 3, pp. 482-538, 2018
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 20 Aug 2018
Nancy J. King and Michael Heise
Vanderbilt University - Law School and Cornell Law School
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Ethics for the Ex-Juror: Guiding Former Jurors after the Trial

JURY ETHICS, James Levine, John Kleinig, eds., Paradigm Publishers, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 07 Apr 2005
Nancy J. King
Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 87 (313,514)

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Managerial Judging and Judicial Plea Negotiations: Further Evidence

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 24 May 2017
Nancy J. King and Ronald F. Wright
Vanderbilt University - Law School and Wake Forest University - School of Law
Downloads 76 (339,847)

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Criminal Procedure, Plea Negotiations, Judicial Behavior

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Sharkfests and Databases: Crowdsourcing Plea Bargains

6 Texas A&M Law Review 653 (Forthcoming 2019)
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 22 May 2019 Last Revised: 02 Aug 2019
Emory University School of Law, Wake Forest University - School of Law, Vanderbilt University - Law School and University of Arizona College of Law
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Plea Bargains, Sharkfest, Crowdsourcing, Defense Lawyers, Prosecutors

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Batson for the Bench? Regulating the Peremptory Challenges of Judges

In the Chicago-Kent Law Review, Symposium on Race and Criminal Law, Vol. 73, No. 2, 1998
Posted: 26 Oct 1998
Nancy J. King
Vanderbilt University - Law School

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