Elizabeth Nevins-Saunders

Hofstra University - Maurice A. Deane School of Law

Assistant Clinical Professor of Law and Attorney-in-Charge, Criminal Justice Clinic

121 Hofstra University

Hempstead, NY 11549

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

3

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348

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Scholarly Papers (3)

1.

Incomprehensible Crimes: Defendants with Mental Retardation Charged with Statutory Rape

New York University Law Review, Vol. 85, p. 1067, 2010
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 21 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 13 Dec 2012
Elizabeth Nevins-Saunders and Elizabeth Nevins-Saunders
New York University School of Law and Hofstra University - Maurice A. Deane School of Law
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mental retardation, strict liability, statutory rape, mens rea, diminished capacity, developmental disabilities

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Not Guilty as Charged: The Myth of Mens Rea for Defendants with Mental Retardation

45 U.C. Davis. L. Rev. 1419 (2012)
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 24 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 25 May 2012
Elizabeth Nevins-Saunders
Hofstra University - Maurice A. Deane School of Law
Downloads 142 (221,173)
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mental retardation, intellectual disabilities, criminal law, mens rea, culpability, blame, intent

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Judicial Drift

American Criminal Law Review, Vol. 57, No. 2, 2020
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 19 Jun 2020
Elizabeth Nevins-Saunders
Hofstra University - Maurice A. Deane School of Law
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administrative law, local courts, judges, due process, defendants, low-income, right to counsel