Stephen F. Smith

Notre Dame Law School

Stephen F. Smith, Professor of Law

361 Mendoza College of Business

Notre Dame, IN New South Wales 46556-5646

United States

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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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Abstract:

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

2.

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
Downloads 128 (167,661)

Abstract:

criminal law, criminal procedure, federal criminal law, overcriminalization, federalization, rule of lenity, statutory construction, proportionality, law reform, mens rea

3.

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
Downloads 63 (281,578)

Abstract:

Furman, capital punishment, death penalty, localism, local government, cruel and unusual punishment, jury, vicinage, prosecutorial discretion, effective assistance, right to counsel, equal protection

4.

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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Abstract:

Yates, overcriminalization, statutory construction, statutory interpretation, federal criminal law, Sarbanes-Oxley, Enron, obstruction, rule of lenity, proportionality, overpunishment

5.

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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Abstract:

federal criminal law, criminal law, criminal law reform, sentencing

6.

'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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Abstract:

Criminal Law, Federal Criminal Law, mens rea, Statutory Interpretation, Statutory Construction