Leigh Buchanan Bienen

Northwestern University School of Law

Senior Lecturer

375 E. Chicago Ave

Chicago, IL

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (5)

Capital Punishment in Illinois in the Aftermath of the Ryan Commutations: Reforms, Economic Realities, and a New Saliency for Issues of Cost

Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology, Vol. 100, No. 4, Northwestern Public Law Research Paper No. 10-72
Number of pages: 103 Posted: 13 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 15 Mar 2014
Leigh Buchanan Bienen
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Abstract:

capital punishment, homicide wrongful convictions

Capital Punishment in Illinois in the Aftermath of the Ryan Commutations: Reforms, Economic Realities, and a New Saliency for Issues of Cost

Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology, Vol. 100, No. 4, 2010, Northwestern Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper No. 10-89, Northwestern Law & Economics Research Paper No. 10-30
Number of pages: 103 Posted: 09 Dec 2010
Leigh Buchanan Bienen
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Capital Punishment, Homicide, Wrongful Convictions

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The Reimposition of Capital Punishment in New Jersey: The Role of Prosecutorial Discretion

Rutgers Law Review, Vol. 41, No. 27, pp. 27-372, 1988
Number of pages: 346 Posted: 25 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 05 Apr 2011
Northwestern University School of Law, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Fordham University School of Law, University of Pennsylvania - Department of Sociology and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Abstract:

suspect class, disparate impact

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Not Wiser after 35 Years of Contemplating the Death Penalty

Studies in Law, Politics and Society, Vol. 42, 2008
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 21 Dec 2007
Leigh Buchanan Bienen
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Anomalies: Ritual and Language in Lethal Injection Regulations (2008)

Fordham Urban Law Journal, Vol. 35, No. 4, 2008, Northwestern Public Law Research Paper No. 08-14
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 09 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 21 Jun 2008
Leigh Buchanan Bienen
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Abstract:

lethal injection protocols, execution rituals, administrative procedure, procedure as ritual, death penalty, cruel and unusual

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The Record Keepers

TriQuarterly Journal, Vol. 124, 2006
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 01 Sep 2006
Leigh Buchanan Bienen
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