Jeffery Todd Ulmer

Penn State University

Associate Professor of Sociology and Crime, Law, and Justice

Department of Sociology

211 Oswald Tower

University Park, PA 16802

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (8)

1.

The 'Liberation' of Federal Judges' Discretion in the Wake of the Booker/Fanfan Decision: Is There Increased Disparity and Divergence Between Courts?

Justice Quarterly, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 28 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 07 Jan 2011
Jeffery Todd Ulmer, Michael T. Light and John H. Kramer
Penn State University, Purdue University and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 165 (140,262)

Abstract:

federal sentencing, Booker/Fanfan, disparity, judicial discretion

2.

Trial Penalties in Federal Sentencing: Extra-Guidelines Factors and District Variation

Justice Quarterly, Vol. 27, No. 4, 2010
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 30 Mar 2010
Jeffery Todd Ulmer, James Eisenstein and Brian Johnson
Penn State University, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Maryland
Downloads 162 (144,690)
Citation 2

Abstract:

federal sentencing, trial penalty, disparity, federal courts

3.

Racial Disparity in the Wake of the Booker/Fanfan Decision: An Alternative Analysis to the USSC’s 2010 Report

Criminology and Public Policy, Vol. 10, No 4, 2010
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 12 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 09 Oct 2011
Jeffery Todd Ulmer, Michael T. Light and John H. Kramer
Penn State University, Purdue University and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 161 (141,721)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Sentencing disparity, judicial discretion, federal courts, U.S. v. Booker decision

4.

The Stability of Case Processing and Sentencing Post-Booker

Journal of Gender, Race, and Justice, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 30 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 13 Sep 2010
Jeffery Todd Ulmer and Michael T. Light
Penn State University and Purdue University
Downloads 61 (281,688)

Abstract:

federal sentencing, Booker/Fanfan, judicial discretion, disparity

5.

Prosecutorial Discretion and the Imposition of Mandatory Minimum Sentences

Journal of Research in Crime and Delinquency, Vol. 44, No. 4, pp. 427-458, 2007
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 11 May 2010
Jeffery Todd Ulmer, Megan Kurlychek and John H. Kramer
Penn State University, State University of New York and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 52 (232,943)
Citation 4

Abstract:

prosecutorial discretion, sentencing, mandatory minimums, courts

6.

Racial/Ethnic Threat and Federal Sentencing

Journal of Research in Crime and Delinquency, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 28 Mar 2010
Ben Feldmeyer and Jeffery Todd Ulmer
University of Tennessee, Knoxville and Penn State University
Downloads 39 (328,602)
Citation 2

Abstract:

federal sentencing, race, ethnicity, disparity

7.

The Localized Uses of Federal Sentencing Guidelines in Four U.S. District Courts: Evidence of Processual Order

Symbolic Interaction, Vol. 28, No. 2, pp. 255-279, 2005
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 11 May 2010
Jeffery Todd Ulmer
Penn State University
Downloads 19 (423,157)
Citation 5

Abstract:

federal courts, sentencing, guidelines

8.

Do Moral Communities Play a Role in Criminal Sentencing? Evidence from Pennsylvania

The Sociological Quarterly, Vol. 49, No. 4, pp. 737-768, 2008
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 11 May 2010
Jeffery Todd Ulmer, Christopher Bader and Martha Gault
Penn State University, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Baylor University
Downloads 12 (464,344)

Abstract:

sentencing, religion, courts