Adam M. Gershowitz

William & Mary Law School

Professor of Law

South Henry Street

P.O. Box 8795

Williamsburg, VA 23187-8795

United States

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Scholarly Papers (33)

1.

The iPhone Meets the Fourth Amendment

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 17 Jan 2008
Adam M. Gershowitz
William & Mary Law School
Downloads 3,055 (6,078)
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iPhone, search incident to arrest, Fourth Amendment, cell phone, warrantless searches

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Password Protected? Can a Password Save Your Cell Phone from the Search Incident to Arrest Doctrine?

Iowa Law Review, Forthcoming, University of Houston Law Center No. 2010-A-29
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 31 Aug 2010
Adam M. Gershowitz
William & Mary Law School
Downloads 762 (49,060)

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Search Incident to Arrest, Search, Warrantless, Cell Phone, iPhone, Password, Self Incrimination, Compulsion, Testimonial

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The State (Never) Rests: How Excessive Prosecutor Caseloads Harm Criminal Defendants

Northwestern University Law Review, Vol. 105, 2011, U of Houston Law Center No. 2010-A-11
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 05 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 21 Aug 2012
Adam M. Gershowitz and Laura Killinger
William & Mary Law School and William & Mary Law School
Downloads 621 (64,115)
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prosecutors, caseloads, inadvertent misconduct, overburdened, wrongful convictions, public defenders

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Seizing a Cell Phone Incident to Arrest: Data Extraction Devices, Faraday Bags, or Aluminum Foil as a Solution to the Warrantless Cell Phone Search Problem

William & Mary Bill of Rights, Vol. 22, 2014, Forthcoming, William & Mary Law School Research Paper No. 09-252
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 22 Aug 2013
Adam M. Gershowitz
William & Mary Law School
Downloads 577 (70,390)

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search incident to arrest, exigency, cell phone, remote wiping, Faraday, privacy, remote destruction

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The Post-Riley Search Warrant: Search Protocols and Particularity in Cell Phone Searches

Vanderbilt Law Review, Forthcoming, William & Mary Law School Research Paper No. 09-313
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 23 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 15 Sep 2015
Adam M. Gershowitz
William & Mary Law School
Downloads 439 (98,242)
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search warrant, Riley, protocols, cell phone, ex ante restrictions, good faith exception, Criminal Law, Criminal Law: Criminal Procedure, Law & Courts

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Texting While Driving Meets the Fourth Amendment: Deterring Both Texting and Warrantless Cell Phone Searches

Arizona Law Review, Vol. 54, No. 3, 2012, William & Mary Law School Research Paper No. 09-237
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 01 Feb 2013
Adam M. Gershowitz
William & Mary Law School
Downloads 320 (139,607)

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texting, warrantless, search incident to arrest, distracted driving, pretextual

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The Wire as a Gap-Filling Class on Criminal Law and Procedure

Journal of Legal Education, 2014, Forthcoming, William & Mary Law School Research Paper No. 09-268
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 06 Feb 2020
Adam M. Gershowitz
William & Mary Law School
Downloads 291 (154,051)
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The Wire, criminal procedure, crime statistics, informants, drug possession, wiretapping, informants, media

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The Tesla Meets the Fourth Amendment

William & Mary Law School Research Paper No. 09-444
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 18 Nov 2021
Adam M. Gershowitz
William & Mary Law School
Downloads 288 (155,639)

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automobile exception, cell phones, Riley, warrantless, warrant

9.

Google Glass While Driving

William & Mary Law School Research Paper No. 09-280
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 12 Aug 2014
Adam M. Gershowitz
William & Mary Law School
Downloads 273 (164,502)
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Google Glass, Glass, texting, texting while driving, distracted driving, cognitive tunnel vision, inattention blindness

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Punishing Pill Mill Doctors: Sentencing Disparities in the Opioid Epidemic

UC Davis Law Review, Vol. 54, No. 1053, 2020
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 19 Dec 2019 Last Revised: 05 Nov 2021
Adam M. Gershowitz
William & Mary Law School
Downloads 253 (177,462)

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Corrections & Sentencing Law & Policy, Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure, White Collar Crime, Health Care Law & Policy

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Statewide Capital Punishment: The Case for Eliminating Counties' Role in the Death Penalty

Vanderbilt Law Review, Vol. 62, 2010, U of Houston Law Center No. 2009-A-19
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 20 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 21 Aug 2012
Adam M. Gershowitz
William & Mary Law School
Downloads 242 (185,324)

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death penalty, capital punishment, arbitrariness, geography, county, counties

12.

Justice on the Line: Prosecutorial Screening Before Arrest

University of Illinois Law Review, 833 (2019), William & Mary Law School Research Paper No. 09-362
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 18 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 05 Nov 2021
Adam M. Gershowitz
William & Mary Law School
Downloads 188 (233,873)

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prosecutors, screening, warrantless arrest, dismissals, dismiss, overcrowding, excessive caseloads, overcharging, wrongful arrests

13.

Prosecutorial Shaming

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 11 Sep 2008
Adam M. Gershowitz
William & Mary Law School
Downloads 175 (248,798)
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prosecutorial misconduct, prosecutor, shaming, exculpatory evidence, peremptory challenges, death penalty

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Imposing a Cap on Capital Punishment: A Proposal for Minimizing the Arbitrariness of the Death Penalty

Number of pages: 69 Posted: 01 Jun 2006 Last Revised: 30 Mar 2016
Adam M. Gershowitz
William & Mary Law School
Downloads 174 (250,013)

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Capital punishment, death penalty, arbitrariness, prophylactic, cap

15.

Imputed Liability for Supervising Prosecutors: Applying the Military Doctrine of Command Responsibility to Reduce Prosecutorial Misconduct

Berkeley Journal of Criminal Law, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 21 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 21 Aug 2012
Adam M. Gershowitz and Geoffrey S. Corn
William & Mary Law School and South Texas College of Law
Downloads 166 (260,257)

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prosecutor, criminal law, criminal ethics, prosecutorial ethics, legal ethics, command responsiblity, law of war, ABA model rules, professional responsibility

16.

The Invisible Pillar of Gideon

Indiana Law Journal, Vol. 80, p. 571, 2005
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 07 Jun 2006 Last Revised: 29 May 2014
Adam M. Gershowitz
William & Mary Law School
Downloads 161 (266,962)

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indigence, indigent, appointed counsel, Gideon, constitutional floor

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Is Texas Tough on Crime but Soft on Criminal Procedure?

American Criminal Law Review, Vol. 49, 2012, U of Houston Law Center No. 2011-A-3
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 10 Apr 2011
Adam M. Gershowitz
William & Mary Law School
Downloads 160 (268,365)

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Texas, Punitive, Countermajoritarian, Confessions, Inevitable Discovery, Bail, Discovery, Jury Trial, Jury Senctencing, Sobriety Checkpoint

18.

An Informational Approach to the Mass Imprisonment Problem

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 04 Aug 2007
Adam M. Gershowitz
William & Mary Law School
Downloads 151 (281,310)
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imprisonment, mass imprisonment, plea bargaining, social psychology, prosecutorial discretion

19.

Criminal-Justice Apps

105 Virginia Law Review Online, 37 (2019), William & Mary Law School Research Paper No. 09-387
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 24 Feb 2019 Last Revised: 05 Nov 2021
Adam M. Gershowitz
William & Mary Law School
Downloads 146 (289,056)

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Apps, Application, DWI, Bail Reform, Policing, Democratizing, Criminal Justice Apps, Transparency, Criminal Justice Reform, Corrections & Sentencing Law & Policy, Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure, Law & Courts, Law & Society

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Twelve Unnecessary Men: The Case for Eliminating Jury Trials in Drunk Driving Cases

U of Houston Law Center No. 2010-A-5
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 11 Feb 2010
Adam M. Gershowitz
William & Mary Law School
Downloads 145 (290,654)

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drunk driving, DWI, petty offense, certainty, severity, deterrence, bench trial, jury trial, efficiency

21.

The Challenge of Convincing Ethical Prosecutors That Their Profession Has a Brady Problem

Ohio State Journal of Criminal Law, Vol. 15, 2018
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 23 Aug 2018
Adam M. Gershowitz
William & Mary Law School
Downloads 143 (293,864)

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Prosecutors, Brady, Misconduct, Ingroup Bias, Social Identity Theory, Accidental Error, Cognitive Bias, Discovery Violation

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Raising the Burden of Proof: A Default Rule for Remedying the Under-Funding of Indigent Defense

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 18 Sep 2006
Adam M. Gershowitz
William & Mary Law School
Downloads 120 (335,225)

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indigent, indigence, appointed counsel, default rule, Gideon

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Pay Now, Execute Later: Why Counties Should Be Required to Post a Bond to Seek the Death Penalty

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 13 Jan 2007
Adam M. Gershowitz
William & Mary Law School
Downloads 113 (349,779)
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death penalty, capital punishment, bond, arbitrariness, overproduction, ex ante

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The Opioid Doctors: Is Losing your License a Sufficient Penalty for Dealing Drugs?

Hastings Law Journal 72, 871 (2019)
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 14 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 06 Nov 2021
Adam M. Gershowitz
William & Mary Law School
Downloads 110 (356,308)

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Opioids, Drug Dealing, Medical License, Revocation, Legitimate Medical Purpose, Underfunding, Prosecutors, Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure, White Collar Crime, Health Care Law, Policy Law & Courts

25.

An NTSB for Capital Punishment

47 Texas Tech Law Review, No. 1, 2014 , William & Mary Law School Research Paper 09-278
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 10 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 21 May 2015
Adam M. Gershowitz
William & Mary Law School
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capital punishment, death penalty, arbitrariness, geography, discrimination, charging, ineffective assistance, prosecutorial misconduct, nationwide

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Consolidating Local Criminal Justice: Should Prosecutors Control the Jails?

Wake Forest Law Review, Vol. 51, 2016, William & Mary Law School Research Paper No. 09-348
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 25 Oct 2016
Adam M. Gershowitz
William & Mary Law School
Downloads 108 (360,869)
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Mass Imprisonment, Jails, Prisons, Prosecutors, Plea Bargaining, Correctional Free Lunch

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The Diffusion of Responsibility in Capital Clemency

Journal of Law and Politics, Vol. 17, No. 669, 2001
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 09 Nov 2007
Adam M. Gershowitz
William & Mary Law School
Downloads 106 (365,436)
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clemecy, pardon, pardon board, diffusion of responsibility, execution, death penalty, capital punishment

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The Supreme Court's Backwards Proportionality Jurisprudence: Comparing Judicial Review of Excessive Criminal Punishments and Excessive Punitive Damages Awards

Virginia Law Review, Vol. 86, No. 6, 2000
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 09 Nov 2007
Adam M. Gershowitz
William & Mary Law School
Downloads 95 (392,473)

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proportionality, punitive damages, excessive punishment, countermajoritarian, political process theory

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Why Arizona v. Gant Is the Wrong Solution to the Warrantless Cell Phone Search Problem

Boston University Law Review Annex, 2014, Forthcoming, William & Mary Law School Research Paper No. 09-262
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 04 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 20 Nov 2013
Adam M. Gershowitz
William & Mary Law School
Downloads 87 (414,515)

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search incident to arrest, cell phone, warrantless, Gant, Fourth Amendment

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Prosecutorial Dismissals As Teachable Moments (and Databases) for the Police

George Washington Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 14 Oct 2017
Adam M. Gershowitz
William & Mary Law School
Downloads 84 (423,486)

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dismissal, dismissal notification, warrantless arrest, erroneous arrest, unnecessary arrest charging, moral hazard, Brady, police error, database

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Rethinking the Timing of Capital Clemency

113 Michigan Law Review, 2014, Forthcoming , William & Mary Law School Research Paper No. 09-258
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 10 Sep 2013
Adam M. Gershowitz
William & Mary Law School
Downloads 81 (432,626)

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capital punishment, death penalty, commute, commutation, clemency, habeas, habeas corpus, information cascade, closure, finality

32.

The Race to the Top to Reduce Prosecutorial Misconduct

Fordham Law Review 89, 1179 (2021)
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 10 Sep 2020 Last Revised: 06 Nov 2021
Adam M. Gershowitz
William & Mary Law School
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Prosecutorial Misconduct, Brady, Training, Race to the Top, Inherent Authority

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Post-Trial Plea Bargaining in Capital Cases: Using Conditional Clemency to Remove Weak Cases from Death Row

Washington and Lee Law Review, Vol. 73, 2016, William & Mary Law School Research Paper No. 09-349
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 03 Nov 2016
Adam M. Gershowitz
William & Mary Law School
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Clemency, Commutation, Conditional Clemency, Death Penalty, Capital Clemency, Capital Punishment, Plea Bargaining, Post-Trial Bargaining, Habeas, Efficiency