David A. Harris

University of Pittsburgh - School of Law

Professor of Law and John E. Murray Faculty Scholar

3900 Forbes Ave.

Pittsburgh, PA 15260

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (19)

1.

Picture This: Body Worn Video Devices ('Head Cams') as Tools for Ensuring Fourth Amendment Compliance by Police

Texas Tech Law Review, Vol. 43, p. 357, 2010, U. of Pittsburgh Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2010-13
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 02 May 2010 Last Revised: 05 May 2015
David A. Harris
University of Pittsburgh - School of Law
Downloads 2,550 (1,109)

Abstract:

Body worn video, BWV, head cams, Fourth Amendment, search and seizure, police enforcement, law enforcement, police conduct, accountability, compliance, citizen complaints

2.

The War on Terror, Local Police, and Immigration Enforcement: A Curious Tale of Police Power in Post-9/11 America

Rutgers Law Journal, Vol. 38, No. 1, Fall 2006, U. of Pittsburgh Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2007-04
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 23 Aug 2007 Last Revised: 11 Feb 2008
David A. Harris
University of Pittsburgh - School of Law
Downloads 442 (40,764)

Abstract:

immigration enforcement, police, local police, police power, war on terror, national security, borders, CLEAR Act, crime, community policing

3.

The Interaction and Relationship between Prosecutors and Police Officers in the U.S., and How this Affects Police Reform Efforts

THE PROSECUTOR IN TRANSNATIONAL PERSPECTIVE, Erik Luna and Marianne Wade, eds., Oxford University Press, 2011, U. of Pittsburgh Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2011-19
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 15 Jun 2011
David A. Harris
University of Pittsburgh - School of Law
Downloads 438 (31,144)

Abstract:

prosecutor, state, federal, pattern or practice, discretion, elected, U.S. Attorney, constitutional rights, law enforcement, policy reform, accountability, legal reform, police misconduct, legislation

4.

The Stories, the Statistics and the Law: Why 'Driving While Black' Matters

University of Minnesota Law Review, Vol. 84, No. 2, 1999, U. of Pittsburgh Legal Studies Research
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 11 Jan 2000 Last Revised: 27 Mar 2009
David A. Harris
University of Pittsburgh - School of Law
Downloads 386 (45,243)
Citation 14

Abstract:

pretextual traffic stops, race-based traffic stops, racial profiling, discrimination, illegal search, illegal search, probable cause, reasonable suspicion, statistics

5.

The Importance of Research on Race and Policing: Making Race Salient to Individuals and Institutions Within Criminal Justice

Criminology & Public Policy, Vol. 6, No. 1, 2007, U. of Pittsburgh Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2007-05
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 28 Aug 2007 Last Revised: 11 Feb 2008
David A. Harris
University of Pittsburgh - School of Law
Downloads 349 (46,911)

Abstract:

policing, criminology, race, race and policing, racial profiling, quality of life policing

6.

Law Enforcement and Intelligence Gathering in Muslim and Immigrant Communities After 9/11

New York University Review of Law & Social Change, Vol. 34, No. 1, U. of Pittsburgh Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2009-03
Number of pages: 97 Posted: 22 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 20 Apr 2009
David A. Harris
University of Pittsburgh - School of Law
Downloads 277 (67,375)

Abstract:

informants, law enforcement, community policing, American Muslims, Muslim communities, terrorism, home-grown terrorism, intelligence, negotiation, community agreements, FBI, police departments, entrapment

7.

How Accountability-Based Policing Can Reinforce - or Replace - The Fourth Amendment Exclusionary Rule

Ohio State Journal of Criminal Law, Vol. 7, 2009, U. of Pittsburgh Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2009-17
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 30 May 2009 Last Revised: 15 Apr 2010
David A. Harris
University of Pittsburgh - School of Law
Downloads 210 (98,637)

Abstract:

Fourth Amendment, search and seizure, policing, exclusionary rule, evidence, police accountability, Herring v. U.S., Hudson v. Michigan, criminology, suppression, suppress, video, search, illegal search, exclude

8.

On the Contemporary Meaning of Korematsu: 'Liberty Lies in the Hearts of Men and Women'

U. of Pittsburgh Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2010-03, Missouri Law Review, Vol. 76, No. 1, Winter 2011
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 19 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 23 Feb 2011
David A. Harris
University of Pittsburgh - School of Law
Downloads 209 (99,438)

Abstract:

Korematsu, Internment, Civil Rights, Equal Protection, Terrorism, Terrorist Attack, National Security, Profiling, Detention, Discrimination, Constitutional Law, 9-11, Executive Power, War Power

9.

Chapter 1 - Failed Evidence: Why Law Enforcement Resists Science

David A. Harris, FAILIED EVIDENCE: WHY LAW ENFORCEMENT RESISTS SCIENCE, NYU Press, 2012, U. of Pittsburgh Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2013-01
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 23 Jan 2013
David A. Harris
University of Pittsburgh - School of Law
Downloads 168 (124,166)

Abstract:

Failed Evidence, eyewitness, eyewitness identification, DNA, DNA identification, interrogation, false confessions, forensics, forensic science, resistance, science, cognitive, cognitive barriers, cognitive dissonance, loss aversion, us versus them, police culture

10.

Across the Hudson: Taking the Stop and Frisk Debate Beyond New York City

N.Y.U. Journal of Legislation and Public Policy, 2014, Forthcoming, U. of Pittsburgh Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2014-03
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 21 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 06 Feb 2014
David A. Harris
University of Pittsburgh - School of Law
Downloads 162 (61,486)

Abstract:

police reform, public integrity, police accountability, racial profiling, Fourth Amendment, Equal Protection Clause, stop and frisk, stop question and frisk, Floyd, Floyd v. New York, data collection, criminal justice policy, Major Cities Chiefs

11.

Immigration and National Security: The Illusion of Safety Through Local Law Enforcement Action

Arizona Journal of International and Comparative Law, Vol. 28, 2011, University of Pittsburgh Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2011-27
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 23 Dec 2011
David A. Harris
University of Pittsburgh - School of Law
Downloads 146 (142,562)

Abstract:

immigration law, reform, immigration enforcement, national security, terrorism, illegal immigration, legislation, border protection, Mexico, Arizona SB 1070, police power, police discretion, stop and frisk, reasonable suspicion, U.S. Constitution, local law enforcement

12.

Book Review: 'Let's Get Free: A Hip-Hop Theory of Justice,' by Paul Butler (The New Press, 2009)

Criminal Justice, Vol. 24, No. 4, Winter 2010, U. of Pittsburgh Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2010-01
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 24 Jan 2010
David A. Harris
University of Pittsburgh - School of Law
Downloads 143 (144,069)

Abstract:

criminal, criminal justice, criminal law, incarceration, prison, drugs, arrest, arrests, policy, prosecution, jury, nullification, snitch, stop snitching, punishment

13.

Taser Use: Report of the Use of Force Working Group of Allegheny County

University of Pittsburgh Law Review, Vol. 71, p. 719, 2010, U. of Pittsburgh Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2009-32
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 19 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 17 Nov 2010
David A. Harris
University of Pittsburgh - School of Law
Downloads 143 (153,471)

Abstract:

Tasers, electronic control devices, ECDs, law enforcement, use of force policy, justification, police tactics, police equipment, criminal procedure, excessive force, training, supervision, accountability, safety, risks, Use of Force Continuum

14.

Book Review - Snitching: Criminal Informants and the Erosion of American Justice

Criminal Justice, Vol. 25, No. 1, p. 44, 2010, U. of Pittsburgh Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2011-06
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 20 Feb 2011
David A. Harris
University of Pittsburgh - School of Law
Downloads 141 (147,130)

Abstract:

informant, snitch, snitching, confidential informant, law enforcement, police, investigation, criminal, criminal law, criminal investigation, police, prosecutor, plea bargain

15.

How the Commander in Chief Power Swallowed the Rest of the Constitution

Criminal Justice Ethics, Vol. 26, No. 2, pp. 44-51, 2007, University of Pittsburgh Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2008-15
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 05 May 2008
David A. Harris
University of Pittsburgh - School of Law
Downloads 139 (166,150)

Abstract:

: constitutional law, constitution, commander in chief, war, wartime, executive, executive power, executive branch, war on terror, September 11.

16.

'Driving While Black' and (All) Other Traffic Offenses: The Supreme Court and Pretextual Traffic Stops

Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology, Vol. 87, No. 2, p. 544, 1997, U. of Pittsburgh Legal Studies Research Paper Series
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 10 Feb 1997
David A. Harris
University of Pittsburgh - School of Law
Downloads 96 (204,415)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Fourth Amendment, civil rights, racial discrimination, Whren v. United States, pretextual traffic stop, reasonable suspicion, search, seizure

17.

Car Wars: The Fourth Amendment's Death on the Highway

George Washington Law Review, Vol. 66, No. 3, 1998, U. of Pittsburgh Legal Studies Research
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 26 Oct 1998 Last Revised: 27 Mar 2009
David A. Harris
University of Pittsburgh - School of Law
Downloads 68 (248,427)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Fourth Amendment, search and seizure, discrimination, civil rights, police discretion, law enforcement, Whren v. United States, Ohio v. Robinette, Maryland v. Wilson

18.

Riley v. California and the Beginning of the End for the Third-Party Search Doctrine

University of Pennsylvania Journal of Constitutional Law, Vol. 18, p. 895, 2016, U. of Pittsburgh Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2016-33
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 02 Dec 2016
David A. Harris
University of Pittsburgh - School of Law
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Abstract:

search and seizure, Fourth Amendment, Third-Party Doctrine, third party search doctrine, third party consent, cloud computing, Smith v. Maryland, U.S. v. Miller, technology, data, warrant, privacy, search incident to valid arrest

19.

The Dangers of Racialized Perceptions and Thinking by Law Enforcement

In DEADLY INJUSTICE: TRAYVON MARTIN, RACE, AND THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM, Devon Johnson, Patricia Y. Warren, and Amy Farrell, eds., New York University Press, 2015, U. of Pittsburgh Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2016-10
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 15 Mar 2016
David A. Harris
University of Pittsburgh - School of Law
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Abstract:

criminal justice, race, Trayvon Martin, implicit bias, Stand Your Ground laws, SYG, George Zimmerman, racial profiling, racialized perceptions, law enforcement, police, prosecutors, criminal justice system, use of force, deadly force, self-defense, rule of retreat, aggressor, probable cause