John H. Blume

Cornell Law School

Myron Taylor Hall

Cornell University

Ithaca, NY 14853-4901

United States

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Scholarly Papers (22)

1.

The Delaware Death Penalty: An Empirical Study

Iowa Law Review, Forthcoming, Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12-24
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 11 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 15 May 2012
Cornell Law School, Cornell Law School, Cornell University, Law School (Deceased), Cornell University - School of Law and Cornell University - Law School
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death penalty, capital punishment, race, juries, judges

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The Unexonerated: Factually Innocent Defendants Who Plead Guilty

Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 11 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 02 Oct 2013
John H. Blume and Rebecca Helm
Cornell Law School and University of Exeter - School of Law
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unexonerated

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A Tale of Two (and Possibly Three) Atkins: Intellectual Disability and Capital Punishment Twelve Years after The Supreme Court's Creation of a Categorical Bar

William & Mary Bill of Rights, Vol. 23, 2014, William & Mary Law School Research Paper No. 9-294
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 16 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 21 Jan 2015
Cornell Law School, Cornell Law School, William & Mary Law School and Cornell Law School
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Atkins, Intellectually Disabled Defendants, Capital Punishment

The Death Penalty: Should the Judge or the Jury Decide Who Dies?

Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 15-02
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 24 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 12 Feb 2015
Cornell University - School of Law, Cornell Law School, Cornell University, Law School (Deceased), Cornell University - Law School, Cornell Law School, Cornell University, College of Human Ecology, Law, Psychology and Human Development Program, Students and Cornell University - Law School
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The Death Penalty: Should the Judge or the Jury Decide Who Dies?

Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, Vol. 12, Issue 1, pp. 70-99, 2015
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 19 Feb 2015
Cornell University - School of Law, Cornell Law School, Cornell University, Law School (Deceased), Cornell University - Law School, Cornell Law School, Cornell University, College of Human Ecology, Law, Psychology and Human Development Program, Students and Cornell University - Law School
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Life, Death, and Neuroimaging: The Advantages and Disadvantages of The Defense’s Use of Neuroimages in Capital Cases - Lessons from the Front

Mercer Law Review, Vol. 62, 2011, Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 11-18
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 01 Jun 2011
John H. Blume and Emily C. Paavola
Cornell Law School and Cornell Law School
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Death penalty, Capital cases, neuroimaging, tool, evidence

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Every Juror Wants a Story, Story: Narrative Relevance, Third Party Guilt and the Right to Present a Defense

Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 06-042
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 07 Nov 2006
Cornell Law School, Cornell Law School and Cornell Law School
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It's Like Déjà Vu All Over Again: Williams v. Taylor, Wiggins v. Smith, Rompilla v. Beard and a (Partial) Return to the Guidelines Approach to the Effective Assistance of Counsel

American Journal of Criminal Law, Forthcoming, Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07-019
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 25 Oct 2007
John H. Blume
Cornell Law School
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Victim Gender and the Death Penalty

University of Missouri-Kansas City Law Review, Vol. 82, No. 2, 2014, Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 14-05
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 25 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 10 Nov 2015
Cornell University, College of Human Ecology, Law, Psychology and Human Development Program, Students, Cornell University - Law School, Cornell University - School of Law, Cornell University, Law School (Deceased), Cornell University - Law School, Cornell Law School and Cornell Law School
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Forty Years of Death: The Past, Present, and Future of the Death Penalty in South Carolina (Or Still Arbitrary after All These Years)

Duke Journal of Constitutional Law & Public Policy, Vol. 11, No. 2, 2016, Forthcoming, Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 16-8
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 21 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 23 Nov 2016
John H. Blume and Lindsey Vann
Cornell Law School and Justice 360
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Capital punishment, Death penalty, Criminal Procedure

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The Dilemma of the Criminal Defendant With a Prior Record - Lessons from the Wrongfully Convicted

Journal of Empirical Studies, Forthcoming, Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07-017
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 25 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 25 Mar 2008
John H. Blume
Cornell Law School
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Killing the Willing: 'Volunteers,' Suicide and Competency

Michigan Law Review, March 2005
Number of pages: 88 Posted: 15 Sep 2004
John H. Blume
Cornell Law School
Downloads 246 (117,107)
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The Death Penalty in Delaware: An Empirical Study

Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-025, 3rd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Papers
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 07 Aug 2008
Cornell Law School, Cornell University, Law School (Deceased), Cornell Law School and Cornell University - School of Law
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Plea Bargaining and the Right to the Effective Assistance of Counsel: Where the Rubber Hits the Road in Capital Cases

Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 13-01
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 07 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 18 Feb 2013
John H. Blume
Cornell Law School
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Capital Cases

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Competent Capital Representation: The Necessity of Knowing and Heeding What Jurors Tell Us About Mitigation

Hofstra Law Review, Vol. 36, No. 3, 2008
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 19 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 24 Sep 2008
John H. Blume, Sheri Lynn Johnson and Scott E. Sundby
Cornell Law School, Cornell Law School and University of Miami School of Law
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In Defense of Non-Capital Habeas: A Response to Hoffman and King

Cornell Law Review, Vol. 96, p. 101, 2011, Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 11-13
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 28 Feb 2011
John H. Blume, Sheri Lynn Johnson and Keir M. Weyble
Cornell Law School, Cornell Law School and Cornell Law School
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How the 'Shackles' of Individual Ethics Prevents Structural Reform in the American Criminal Justice System

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 27 Feb 2015
John H. Blume
Cornell Law School
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Criminal procedure, plea bargaining, criminal justice reform

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When Empathy Bites Back: Cautionary Tales from Neuroscience for Capital Sentencing

Fordham Law Review, Vol. 85, Forthcoming, Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 16-39
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 28 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 07 Oct 2016
Cornell Law School, Cornell University - Law School, Cornell University, College of Human Ecology, Law, Psychology and Human Development Program, Students and Cornell Law School
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Capital Punishment, Criminal Procedure, Death Penalty, Empathy, Neuroscience

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Coming to Grips with the Ethical Challenges for Capital Post-Conviction Representation Posed by Martinez v. Ryan

Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 15-07
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 30 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 10 Nov 2015
John H. Blume and W. Bradley Wendel
Cornell Law School and Cornell University - School of Law
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Mitigation Matters

Tell the Client's Story: Mitigation in Criminal and Death Penalty Cases (Edward Monahan & James Clark, editors; American Bar Association), 2017, ISBN: 978-1-63425-914-9, Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 18-03
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 28 Dec 2017 Last Revised: 10 Jan 2018
John H. Blume and Russell Stetler
Cornell Law School and Office of the Federal Public Defender, Oakland
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mitigation, death penalty

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If It Walks Like Systematic Exclusion and Quacks Like Systematic Exclusion: Follow-Up on Removal of Women and African-Americans in Jury Selection in South Carolina Capital Cases, 1997-2014

68 South Carolina Law Review 373, 2017
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 10 Jun 2017
Ann Eisenberg, Amelia Hritz, Caisa Royer and John H. Blume
University of South Carolina - School of Law, Cornell University - Law School, Cornell University, College of Human Ecology, Law, Psychology and Human Development Program, Students and Cornell Law School
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capital punishment, death penalty, empirical analysis, equal protection, jury selection, peremptory challenges, voir dire, race discrimination, gender discrimination, death qualification, Batson, South Carolina

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Racial Epithets in the Criminal Process

Michigan State Law Review, Vol. 2011, p. 755, 2011, Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 01 Mar 2013
John H. Blume, Sheri Lynn Johnson and Patrick Wilson
Cornell Law School, Cornell Law School and Independent
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death penalty, capital punishment, racial, race

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Forty Years of Death: The Past, Present, and Future of the Death Penalty in South Carolina (Still Arbitrary after All These Years)

Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 16-48
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 26 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 19 Dec 2016
John H. Blume and Lindsey Vann
Cornell Law School and Justice 360
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Other Papers (1)

Total Downloads: 255    Citations: 0
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An Empirical Look at Atkins vs. Virginia and its Application in Capital Cases

Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09-021, Tennessee Law Review, Vol. 76, 2009
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 15 Sep 2009
Cornell Law School, Cornell Law School and New York University (NYU)
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