Kay L. Levine

Emory University School of Law

Associate Dean for Research and Professor of Law

1301 Clifton Road

Atlanta, GA 30322

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (29)

1.

No Penis, No Problem

Fordham Urban Law Journal, 2006, Emory Public Law Research Paper No. 05-37
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 08 Dec 2005
Kay L. Levine
Emory University School of Law
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statutory rape, gender

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The Cure for Young Prosecutors' Syndrome

Arizona Law Review, Vol. 56, No. 1065, 2014, Emory Legal Studies Research Paper No. 14-277, Wake Forest Univ. Legal Studies Paper No. 2405137
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 07 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 24 Dec 2014
Ronald F. Wright and Kay L. Levine
Wake Forest University - School of Law and Emory University School of Law
Downloads 411 (134,263)
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Evidence Laundering in a Post-Herring World

Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology, Vol. 106, No. 4, 2017, Emory Legal Studies Research Paper No. 15-328, SMU Dedman School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 181
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 02 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 17 May 2017
Emory University School of Law, Southern Methodist University - Dedman School of Law and Wake Forest University - School of Law
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exclusionary rule, evidence, criminal procedure, Herring v. United States, Fourth Amendment, good faith, comparative criminal procedure, balancing

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The Intimacy Discount: Prosecutorial Discretion, Privacy, and Equality in the Statutory Rape Caseload

Emory Law Journal, Vol. 55, p. 691, 2006, Emory Public Law Research Paper No. 06-25
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 29 Sep 2006
Kay L. Levine
Emory University School of Law
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prosecutorial discretion, sex crimes, statutory rape

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Prosecutor Risk, Maturation, and Wrongful Conviction Practice

Law and Social Inquiry, Volume 42, Issue 3, 648-676, Summer 2017, Emory Legal Studies Research Paper No. 15-373
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 08 Jul 2020
Kay L. Levine and Ronald F. Wright
Emory University School of Law and Wake Forest University - School of Law
Downloads 286 (198,929)

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The Unconstitutional Conditions Vacuum in Criminal Procedure

Yale Law Journal, Forthcoming, Emory Legal Studies Research Paper No. 23-2, San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 23-011
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 02 Mar 2023
Emory University School of Law, Emory University School of Law and University of San Diego School of Law
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constitutional law, criminal procedure, vulnerable populations, rights of accused, Bill of Rights, plea bargaining, search and seizure, unconstitutional conditions

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Prosecution in 3-D

Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology, Forthcoming, Emory Public Law Research Paper No. 12-187, Wake Forest Univ. Legal Studies Paper No. 2013540
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 04 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 25 Sep 2012
Kay L. Levine and Ronald F. Wright
Emory University School of Law and Wake Forest University - School of Law
Downloads 280 (203,287)
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When Gender Meets Sex: An Exploratory Study of Women Who Seduce Adolescent Boys

William and Mary Journal of Women and the Law, Vol. 15, No. 2, 2009, Emory Public Law Research Paper No. 09-63
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 26 Aug 2009
Kay L. Levine
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 276 (206,239)

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statutory rape, criminal law. emperical evidence, female offenders, male victims

Models of Prosecutor-Led Diversion Programs in the United States and Beyond

Annual Review of Criminology, Vol. 4, pp. 331-351, 2021, Vol. 4, pp. 331-351
Posted: 03 Feb 2021
Ronald F. Wright and Kay L. Levine
Wake Forest University - School of Law and Emory University School of Law

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Models of Prosecutor-Led Diversion Programs in the United States and Beyond

Emory Legal Studies Research Paper 20-2, Annual Review of Criminology (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 29 May 2020 Last Revised: 09 Jun 2020
Kay L. Levine and Ronald F. Wright
Emory University School of Law and Wake Forest University - School of Law
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Diversion, net widening, recidivism, cost savings, pretrial services

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The External Evolution of Criminal Law

American Criminal Law Review, Vol. 45, No. 1039, 2008, Emory Public Law Research Paper No. 07-17
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 03 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 09 Jun 2020
Kay L. Levine
Emory University School of Law
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The Law is Not the Case: Incorporating Empirical Methods into the Culture of Case Analysis

Journal of Law and Public Policy, 2006, Emory Public Law Research Paper No. 05-39
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 13 Dec 2005
Kay L. Levine
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 258 (220,652)

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The Public Voice of the Defender

75 Alabama Law Review 157 (2023), U of Alabama Legal Studies Research Paper #4416723, Emory Legal Studies Research Paper No. 23-4
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 27 Apr 2023 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2024
Russell M. Gold and Kay L. Levine
University of Alabama School of Law and Emory University School of Law
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public defenders, indigent defense, social media, collective action, criminal legal system, social change

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The New Prosecution

Wake Forest Law Review, Vol. 40, p. 1125, 2005, Emory Public Law Research Paper No. 05-38
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 13 Dec 2005
Kay L. Levine
Emory University School of Law
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The Strategic Use of Alibi Defenses

Emory Legal Studies Research Paper No. 21-1
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 08 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 25 Jun 2021
Kay L. Levine and Colin Miller
Emory University School of Law and University of South Carolina School of Law
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Alibi, criminal defense, defense attorney, defense strategy

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Can Prosecutors Be Social Workers?

THE CHANGING ROLE OF THE AMERICAN PROSECUTOR, John Worrall, ed., SUNY Press, 2007, Emory Public Law Research Paper No. 05-41
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 13 Dec 2005
Kay L. Levine
Emory University School of Law
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The Many Faces of Prosecution

Emory Legal Studies Research Paper, STANFORD JOURNAL OF CRIMINAL LAW & POLICY, Vol. 1:27
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 07 Feb 2020
Kay L. Levine, Ronald F. Wright and Marc L. Miller
Emory University School of Law, Wake Forest University - School of Law and University of Arizona College of Law
Downloads 152 (357,158)
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criminal prosecutors, prosecutors, criminal law, policy, defense

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Getting beyond Superheroes versus Trojan Horses: Career Motivations of State Court Prosecutors

Wake Forest Univ. Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Aug 2017
Ronald F. Wright and Kay L. Levine
Wake Forest University - School of Law and Emory University School of Law
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Prosecutors, Legal Profession, Community Prosecution

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Images and Allusions in Prosecutors’ Morality Tales

Virginia Journal of Criminal Law, Volume 5, Issue 1, Number 38, Emory Legal Studies Research Paper No. 17-433, Wake Forest Univ. Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 03 May 2017
Kay L. Levine and Ronald F. Wright
Emory University School of Law and Wake Forest University - School of Law
Downloads 104 (476,979)

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Criminal Law and Procedure

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Are State Constitutional Rights for Sale? Protecting State Constitutional Rights from Unconstitutional Conditions

UC Davis Law Review, 2022, Emory Legal Studies Research Paper 22-22, San Diego Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 10 May 2022 Last Revised: 23 Aug 2022
Emory University School of Law, Emory University School of Law and University of San Diego School of Law
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constitutional law, state constitutional law, unconstitutional conditions doctrine, constitutional rights, criminal law, criminal procedure

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Victims’ Rights in the Diversion Landscape

Emory Legal Studies Research Paper No. 21-15
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 20 May 2021 Last Revised: 17 Dec 2021
Kay L. Levine
Emory University School of Law
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Victims’ Rights, Restitution, Retribution, Diversion Process, Marsy’s Laws, Prosecution, Behavioral Expectations

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Career Motivations of State Prosecutors

THE GEORGE WASHINGTON LAW REVIEW [Vol. 86:1667]
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 14 May 2019
Ronald F. Wright and Kay L. Levine
Wake Forest University - School of Law and Emory University School of Law
Downloads 89 (528,027)
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criminal law, criminal defense, wrongful convictions, incarceration, racial injustice, prosecutors, prosecutions.

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Place Matters in Prosecution

Ohio State Journal of Criminal Law, Vol. 14, No. 675, 2017, Emory Legal Studies Research Paper No. 17-432, Wake Forest Univ. Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 03 May 2017 Last Revised: 22 May 2017
Ronald F. Wright and Kay L. Levine
Wake Forest University - School of Law and Emory University School of Law
Downloads 87 (535,388)

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Criminal Law and Procedure

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Process as Intergenerational Punishment: Are Children Casualties of Parental Court Experiences?

Emory Legal Studies Research Paper No. 16-394
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 01 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 03 Feb 2016
Kay L. Levine and Volkan Topalli
Emory University School of Law and Georgia State University
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Sharkfests and Databases: Crowdsourcing Plea Bargains

6 Texas A&M Law Review 653 (Forthcoming 2019), Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 19-11
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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Should Consistency Be Part of the Reform Prosecutor’s Playbook?

1 Hastings J. Crime & Punish. 169 (2020), Emory Legal Studies Research Paper 20-9
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 15 May 2020 Last Revised: 11 Jun 2020
Kay L. Levine
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 59 (662,588)
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Making Deflection the New Diversion for Drug Offenders

Ohio State Journal of Criminal Law, Vol. 19, No. 1, 2022, Emory Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 06 May 2022
Kay L. Levine, Joshua Hinkle and Elizabeth Griffiths
Emory University School of Law, Georgia State University and Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - School of Criminal Justice
Downloads 35 (820,331)

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drug policy, drug enforcement, prosecutor decision-making, harm reduction approaches

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Between Cooperation and Conflict in Second Look Sentence Review

Emory Legal Studies Research Paper Forthcoming, Cardozo Journal of Conflict Resolution (volume 25)
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 23 Mar 2024
Kay L. Levine and Ronald F. Wright
Emory University School of Law and Wake Forest University - School of Law
Downloads 33 (844,854)

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Prosecutors, Defense Counsel, Adversary Process, Sentencing, Mass Incarceration

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Victims' Rights in the Diversion Landscape

SMU Law Review, Vol. 74, No. 3, 2021, Emory Legal Studies Research Paper 22-19
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 06 May 2022 Last Revised: 23 Aug 2022
Kay L. Levine
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 30 (861,862)

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crime victims, diversion

29.

Exoneration Finance

U of Alabama Legal Studies Research Paper No. 4785711, Emory Legal Studies Research Paper No. 4785711, 99 N.Y.U. L. Rev. Online (forthcoming 2024)
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 08 Apr 2024
Kay L. Levine and Russell M. Gold
Emory University School of Law and University of Alabama School of Law
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wrongful conviction, exoneration, litigation finance, criminal law, access to justice