Stephen F. Smith

Notre Dame Law School

Stephen F. Smith, Professor of Law

361 Mendoza College of Business

Notre Dame, IN 46556-5646

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

6

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725

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Scholarly Papers (6)

1.

The Supreme Court and the Politics of Death

Number of pages: 79 Posted: 01 May 2007
Stephen F. Smith
Notre Dame Law School
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death penalty, capital punishment, Strickland, Atkins, Roper, proportionality, cruel and unusual punishment, effective assistance, ineffective assistance, strickland, sixth amendment, eighth amendment, clemency, commutation, innocence, furman, aggravating, mitigating, aedpa, antiterrorism

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Overcoming Overcriminalization

Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology, Vol. 102, No. 3, 2012, Notre Dame Legal Studies Paper No. 13-01
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 24 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 04 Feb 2013
Stephen F. Smith
Notre Dame Law School
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criminal law, criminal procedure, federal criminal law, overcriminalization, federalization, rule of lenity, statutory construction, proportionality, law reform, mens rea

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Yates v. United States: A Case Study in Overcriminalization

163 U. Pa. L. Rev. ONLINE 147 (2014), Notre Dame Legal Studies Paper No. 1442
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 07 Nov 2014
Stephen F. Smith
Notre Dame Law School
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Yates, overcriminalization, statutory construction, statutory interpretation, federal criminal law, Sarbanes-Oxley, Enron, obstruction, rule of lenity, proportionality, overpunishment

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'Innocence' and the Guilty Mind

Notre Dame Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1760
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 16 Aug 2017
Stephen F. Smith
Notre Dame Law School
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Criminal Law, Federal Criminal Law, mens rea, Statutory Interpretation, Statutory Construction

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Localism and Capital Punishment

Vanderbilt Law Review En Banc, Vol. 64, p. 105, 2011, Notre Dame Legal Studies Paper No. 11-22
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 25 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 07 Jul 2011
Stephen F. Smith
Notre Dame Law School
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Furman, capital punishment, death penalty, localism, local government, cruel and unusual punishment, jury, vicinage, prosecutorial discretion, effective assistance, right to counsel, equal protection

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Overfederalization

Academy for Justice, Report on Reforming Criminal Justice (2017), Notre Dame Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1761
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 18 Aug 2017
Stephen F. Smith
Notre Dame Law School
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federal criminal law, criminal law, criminal law reform, sentencing