Melanie Janelle Murchison

University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Sociology

Associate Lecturer

Madison, WI 53706

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (8)

Law, Morality and Social Discourse: Jury Nullification in a Canadian Context

Queen's University Belfast Law Research Paper No. 21
Number of pages: 90 Posted: 13 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 26 Nov 2013
Melanie Janelle Murchison
University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Sociology
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Law, Morality and Social Discourse: Jury Nullification in a Canadian Context

Number of pages: 89 Posted: 26 Apr 2013
Melanie Janelle Murchison
University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Sociology
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Multidimensional Analysis of Judicial Decision-Making: Reframing Judicial Activism as the Study of Judicial Discourse (Or Taking the Judgement Out of the Judgement)

2 Annual Review of Interdisciplinary Justice Research (2011)
Number of pages: 232 Posted: 26 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 10 Jun 2014
Richard Jochelson, Michael Weinrath and Melanie Janelle Murchison
Robson Hall, University of Manitoba Faculty of Law, University of Winnipeg and University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Sociology
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Sex, Risk, and Responsibility

Queen's Political Review Volume 1
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 15 May 2013
Melanie Janelle Murchison
University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Sociology
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Prostitution, Sex Trade, Sex Work, Canada, Governmentality

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Searching and Seizing after 9/11: Developing and Applying Empirical Methodology to Measure Judicial Output in the Supreme Court's Section 8 Jurisprudence

Dalhousie Law Review 35(1)
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 26 Apr 2013
Richard Jochelson, Michael Weinrath and Melanie Janelle Murchison
Robson Hall, University of Manitoba Faculty of Law, University of Winnipeg and University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Sociology
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Empiricizing Exclusionary Remedies – A Cross Canada Study of Exclusion of Evidence under s.24(2) of the Charter, 5 Years after Grant

2015 CJCCJ / RCCJP doi:10.3138/cjccj.2914.E08
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 28 Aug 2017
Richard Jochelson, Debao Huang and Melanie Janelle Murchison
Robson Hall, University of Manitoba Faculty of Law, Independent and University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Sociology
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judicial activism, discourse analysis, exclusion of evidence in criminal trial

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Measuring Activism and Restraint or How to Conflate Doctrine with Activism: A Response to Professor Riddell's Small-Scale Judicial Output Study

Jochelson, R. & Murchison, M. "Measuring Activism and Restraint or How to Conflate Doctrine with Activism: A Response to Professor Riddell’s Small-Scale Judicial Output Study." Canadian Journal of Criminology and Criminal Justice, vol. 58 no. 1, 2016, pp. 112-116.,
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 24 Aug 2017
Richard Jochelson and Melanie Janelle Murchison
Robson Hall, University of Manitoba Faculty of Law and University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Sociology
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judicial activism, Cohn, Kremnitizer, Police Powers

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Judicial Impartiality and Independence in Divided Societies: An Empirical Analysis of the Constitutional Court of Bosnia-Herzegovina

Law & Society Review, Volume 50, No. 4, pp. 822-855, September 2016, Queen's University Belfast Law Research Paper No. 13
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 22 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 19 Dec 2016
Alex Schwartz and Melanie Janelle Murchison
University of Hong Kong and University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Sociology
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Constitutional Courts, Judicial Behavior, Judicial Independence, Judicial Impartiality, Judicial Politics, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Divided Societies, Acclimation Effects, Empirical Legal Studies

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Speaking with One Voice?: Ethno-national Division on the Constitutional Court of Bosnia-Herzegovina

APSA 2014 Annual Meeting Paper
Posted: 11 Aug 2014
Alex Schwartz and Melanie Janelle Murchison
University of Hong Kong and University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Sociology

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Law and Courts, Judicial Behavior, Bosnia, Consociationalism