Bennett L. Gershman

Pace University - School of Law

Professor of Law

78 North Broadway

White Plains, NY 10603

United States

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Scholarly Papers (44)

1.

Witness Coaching by Prosecutors

Cardozo Law Review, Vol. 23, 2002
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 03 Nov 2008
Bennett L. Gershman
Pace University - School of Law
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Litigating Brady v. Maryland: Games Prosecutors Play

Case Western Reserve Law Review, Vol. 57, 2007
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 12 Dec 2008
Bennett L. Gershman
Pace University - School of Law
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The Prosecutor's Duty to Truth

Georgetown Journal of Legal Ethics, Vol. 14, No. 2, Winter 2001
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 25 Sep 2001
Bennett L. Gershman
Pace University - School of Law
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prosecutors

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Prosecutorial Ethics and Victims' Rights: The Prosecutor's Duty of Neutrality

Lewis & Clark Law Review, Vol. 9, 2005
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 03 Nov 2008
Bennett L. Gershman
Pace University - School of Law
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Misuse of Scientific Evidence by Prosecutors

Oklahoma City University Law Review, Vol. 28, 2003
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 03 Nov 2008
Bennett L. Gershman
Pace University - School of Law
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The Thin Blue Line: Art or Trial in the Fact-Finding Process?

Pace Law Review, Vol. 9, p. 275, 1989
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 28 Nov 2009
Bennett L. Gershman
Pace University - School of Law
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Why Prosecutors Misbehave

Criminal Law Bulletin, Vol. 22, p. 131, 1986
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 12 Dec 2008
Bennett L. Gershman
Pace University - School of Law
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8.

Privacy Revisited - GPS Tracking as Search and Seizure

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 24 Jan 2010
Bennett L. Gershman
Pace University - School of Law
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Contaminating the Verdict: The Problem of Juror Misconduct

South Dakota Law Review, Vol. 50, 2005
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 04 Nov 2008
Bennett L. Gershman
Pace University - School of Law
Downloads 202 (156,310)

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juries, verdicts

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Prosecutorial Misconduct in Presenting Evidence: 'Backdooring' Hearsay

Criminal Law Bulletin, Vol. 31, p. 99, 1995
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 12 Dec 2008
Bennett L. Gershman
Pace University - School of Law
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11.

Child Witnesses and Procedural Fairness

American Journal of Trial Advocacy, Vol. 24, 2001
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 03 Nov 2008
Bennett L. Gershman
Pace University - School of Law
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children, witnesses

12.

The New Prosecutors

University of Pittsburgh Law Review, Vol. 53, p. 393, 1992
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 26 Nov 2009
Bennett L. Gershman
Pace University - School of Law
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13.

The Most Dangerous Power of the Prosecutor

Pace Law Review, Vol. 29, No. 1, 2008
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 27 Mar 2009
Bennett L. Gershman
Pace University - School of Law
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14.

Lie Detection: The Supreme Court's Polygraph Decision

New York State Bar Journal, Vol. 70, p. 34, September/October 1998
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 21 Nov 2009
Bennett L. Gershman
Pace University - School of Law
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Mental Culpability and Prosecutorial Misconduct

American Journal of Criminal Law, Vol. 26, 1998
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 03 Nov 2008
Bennett L. Gershman
Pace University - School of Law
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'Hard Strikes and Foul Blows' - Berger v. United States 75 Years after

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 07 May 2010
Bennett L. Gershman
Pace University - School of Law
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17.

Bad Faith Exception to Prosecutorial Immunity for Brady Violations

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 24 Jan 2010
Bennett L. Gershman
Pace University - School of Law
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18.

The Prosecutor's Duty of Silence

Albany Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 23 Feb 2016
Bennett L. Gershman
Pace University - School of Law
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A Moral Standard for the Prosecutor's Exercise of the Charging Discretion

Fordham Urban Law Journal, Vol. 20, p. 513, 1993
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 23 Nov 2009
Bennett L. Gershman
Pace University - School of Law
Downloads 72 (336,365)
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Reflections on Brady v. Maryland

South Texas Law Review, Vol. 47, 2006
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 04 Nov 2008
Bennett L. Gershman
Pace University - School of Law
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suppression, evidence, prosecutors

21.

The 'Perjury Trap'

University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Vol. 129, 1981
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 17 Nov 2008
Bennett L. Gershman
Pace University - School of Law
Downloads 63 (361,142)
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Educating Prosecutors (and Supreme Court Justices) About Brady v. Maryland

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 03 Nov 2011
Bennett L. Gershman
Pace University - School of Law
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23.

How Juries Get it Wrong - Anatomy of the Detroit Terror Case

Washburn Law Journal, Vol. 44, 2005
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 04 Nov 2008
Bennett L. Gershman
Pace University - School of Law
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juries, verdicts

24.

Abscam, the Judiciary and the Ethics of Entrapment

Yale Law Journal, Vol. 91, p. 1565, 1982
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 26 Nov 2009
Bennett L. Gershman
Pace University - School of Law
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The Most Fundamental Change in the Criminal Justice System: The Role of the Prosecutor in Sentence Reduction

Criminal Justice, Vol. 5, p. 2, 1990
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 10 Dec 2009
Bennett L. Gershman
Pace University - School of Law
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The Prosecutor as a 'Minister of Justice'

New York State Bar Journal, Vol. 60, p. 8, May 1988
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 21 Nov 2009
Bennett L. Gershman
Pace University - School of Law
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Toward a Common Law for Undercover Investigations - A Book Review of ABSCAM Ethics: Moral Issues and Deception in Law Enforcement

George Washington Law Review, Vol. 52, p. 166, 1984
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 07 Dec 2009
Bennett L. Gershman
Pace University - School of Law
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Use of Race in 'Stop-and-Frisk': Stereotypical Beliefs Linger, but How Far Can the Police Go?

New York State Bar Journal, p. 42, March/April 2000
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 26 Nov 2009
Bennett L. Gershman
Pace University - School of Law
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29.

Judicial Interference with Effective Assistance of Counsel

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 17 Feb 2011
Bennett L. Gershman
Pace University - School of Law
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30.

Proving the Defendant's Bad Character

American Journal of Trial Advocacy, Vol. 11. p. 477, 1988
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 10 Dec 2009
Bennett L. Gershman
Pace University - School of Law
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Confronting Scientific Reports Under Crawford v. Washington

Pace Law Review, Vol. 29, No. 3, 2009
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 15 Jul 2009
Bennett L. Gershman
Pace University - School of Law
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Entrapment, Shocked Consciences, and the Staged Arrest

Minnesota Law Review, Vol. 66, p. 567, 1982
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 23 Nov 2009
Bennett L. Gershman
Pace University - School of Law
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33.

The Right to Evidence

New York State Bar Journal, Vol. 61, p. 56, November 1989
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 21 Nov 2009
Bennett L. Gershman
Pace University - School of Law
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Subverting Brady v. Maryland and Denying a Fair Trial: Studying the Schuelke Report

Mercer Law Review, 2013
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 12 Feb 2013
Bennett L. Gershman
Pace University - School of Law
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Justice William J. Brennan, Jr. - The Moral Force of His Language

Pace Law Review, Vol. 11, p. 509, 1991
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 23 Nov 2009
Bennett L. Gershman
Pace University - School of Law
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Attorney Loyalty and Client Perjury - A Postscript to Nix v. Whiteside

American Journal of Criminal Law, Vol. 14, p. 97, 1986
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 23 Nov 2009
Bennett L. Gershman
Pace University - School of Law
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Now You See it, Now You Don't: Depublication and Nonpublication of Opinions Raise Motive Questions

New York State Bar Association Journal, p. 36, October 2001
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 23 Nov 2009
Bennett L. Gershman
Pace University - School of Law
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Burdening Constitutional Rights: The Supreme Court's License to Prosecutors

Criminal Justice Journal, p. 51, Summer 2000
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 23 Nov 2009
Bennett L. Gershman
Pace University - School of Law
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39.

The Term Limits Case

Touro Law Review, Vol. 12, 1996
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 03 Nov 2008
Bennett L. Gershman
Pace University - School of Law
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term limits

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Reflections on Client Perjury

New York State Bar Journal, Vol. 59, No. 30, October 1987
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 21 Nov 2009
Bennett L. Gershman
Pace University - School of Law
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In Memory of Monroe Freedman: The Hardest Question for a Prosecutor

Hofstra Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 23 Feb 2016
Bennett L. Gershman
Pace University - School of Law
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42.

Thurgood Marshall: The Lawyer as Judge

Pace Law Review, Vol. 13, No. 2, p. 299, 1993
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 10 Dec 2009
Bennett L. Gershman
Pace University - School of Law
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43.

The Gate is Open But the Door is Locked - Habeas Corpus and Harmless Error

Washington and Lee Law Review, Vol. 52, p. 115, 1994
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 23 Nov 2009
Bennett L. Gershman
Pace University - School of Law
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Supervisory Power of the New York Courts

Pace Law Review, Vol. 14, p. 41, 1994
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 22 Nov 2009
Bennett L. Gershman
Pace University - School of Law
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