Stephen F. Smith

Notre Dame Law School

Professor

P.O. Box 780

Notre Dame, IN 46556-0780

United States

http://law.nd.edu/people/faculty-and-administration/teaching-and-research-faculty/stephen-smith/

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SCHOLARLY PAPERS

14

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177

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7

Scholarly Papers (14)

1.

Taking Strickland Claims Seriously

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 13 Apr 2010
Stephen F. Smith
Notre Dame Law School
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2.

Clarence X? The Black Nationalist Behind Justice Thomas's Constitutionalism

New York University Journal of Law & Liberty, Vol. 4, p. 583, 2009
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 13 Apr 2010
Stephen F. Smith
Notre Dame Law School
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Abstract:

Justice Thomas, Clarence Thomas, black nationalism, Malcolm X, black conservative, Supreme Court

3.

The Rehnquist Court and Criminal Procedure

University of Colorado Law Review, Vol. 73, No. 1337, 2002
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 25 Aug 2017
Stephen F. Smith
Notre Dame Law School
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Citation 2

Abstract:

judicial activism, judicial restraint, criminal procedure, Rehnquist Court, conservative judicial activism, Miranda, exclusionary rule, habeas corpus

4.

Jail for Juvenile Child Pornographers?: A Reply to Professor Leary

Virginia Journal of Social Policy and the Law, Vol. 15, No. 505, 2008
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 25 Aug 2017
Stephen F. Smith
Notre Dame Law School
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Abstract:

child pornography, sexting, criminal law, federal criminal law, sex crimes

5.

Has the 'Machinery of Death' Become a Clunker?

University of Richmond Law Review, Vol. 49, No. 845, 2015
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 25 Aug 2017
Stephen F. Smith
Notre Dame Law School
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Abstract:

death penalty, capital punishment, Furman

6.

Yates V. United States: A Case Study in Overcriminalization

163 U. Penn. L. Rev. Online 147 (2014)
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 25 Aug 2017
Stephen F. Smith
Notre Dame Law School
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Abstract:

overcriminalization, federalization, federal criminal law

7.

Activism as Restraint: Lessons from Criminal Procedure

Texas Law Review, Vol. 80, No. 1057, 2002
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 25 Aug 2017
Stephen F. Smith
Notre Dame Law School
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Abstract:

judicial activism, judicial restraint, criminal procedure, Rehnquist Court, conservative judicial activism, Miranda, exclusionary rule, habeas corpus

8.

The Supreme Court and the Politics of Death

Virginia Law Review, Vol. 94, No. 283, 2008
Number of pages: 86 Posted: 25 Aug 2017
Stephen F. Smith
Notre Dame Law School
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Citation 1

Abstract:

death penalty, capital punishment, Furman, Strickland, ineffective assistance, Eighth Amendment, Sixth Amendment, right to counsel, effective assistance of counsel

9.

Localism and Capital Punishment

64 Vand. L. Rev. En Banc 105 (2011)
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 25 Aug 2017
Stephen F. Smith
Notre Dame Law School
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Abstract:

death penalty, capital punishment, Furman, Strickland, ineffective assistance, Eighth Amendment, Sixth Amendment, right to counsel, effective assistance of counsel

10.

Overfederalization

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 24 Aug 2017
Stephen F. Smith
Notre Dame Law School
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federal criminal law, criminal law, federalization, overfederalization, prosecutorial discretion, Department of Justice, forfeiture, drugs, federalism, criminal law reform, sentencing, mandatory minimum

11.

'Innocence' and the Guilty Mind

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 24 Aug 2017
Stephen F. Smith
Notre Dame Law School
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Abstract:

federal criminal law, criminal law, mens rea, proportionality, statutory construction, statutory interpretation, separation of powers

12.

Overcoming Overcriminalization

Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology, Vol. 102, No. 537, 2012
Posted: 23 Aug 2017
Stephen F. Smith
Notre Dame Law School

Abstract:

overcriminalization, federalization, federal criminal law, criminal law, criminal law reform, statutory interpretation, statutory construction

13.

Proportionality and Federalization

Virginia Law Review, Vol. 91, No. 879, 2005
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 21 Aug 2017
Stephen F. Smith
Notre Dame Law School
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Citation 2

Abstract:

federal criminal law, criminal law, federalization, overfederalization, prosecutorial discretion, Department of Justice, sentencing, statutory interpretation, statutory construction

14.

Proportional Mens Rea

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 21 Aug 2017
Stephen F. Smith
Notre Dame Law School
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Abstract:

federal criminal law, criminal law, mens rea, proportionality, statutory interpretation, statutory construction, prosecutorial discretion