Jeffrey Bellin

William & Mary Law School

Professor of Law

South Henry Street

P.O. Box 8795

Williamsburg, VA 23187-8795

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (25)

1.

Reassessing Prosecutorial Power Through the Lens of Mass Incarceration

Michigan Law Review, Vol. 116, p. 835, 2018
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 09 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 26 Apr 2018
Jeffrey Bellin
William & Mary Law School
Downloads 754 (35,056)
Citation 4

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Mass Incarceration, Prosecutors, Criminal Justice

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The Inverse Relationship between the Constitutionality and Effectiveness of New York City 'Stop and Frisk'

Boston University Law Review, Vol. 94, p. 1495, 2014, William & Mary Law School Research Paper No. 09-274
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 25 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 08 Oct 2014
Jeffrey Bellin
William & Mary Law School
Downloads 664 (41,636)

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Stop and Frisk, Equal Protection, Racial Profiling, Fourth Amendment, New York City

3.

Facebook, Twitter, and the Uncertain Future of Present Sense Impressions

University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Vol. 160, p. 331, 2012, SMU Dedman School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 77
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 27 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 17 May 2014
Jeffrey Bellin
William & Mary Law School
Downloads 483 (62,616)

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Facebook, Twitter, MySpace, Hearsay, Social Media, Present Sense Impression, Crawford, Electronic Communication, Internet, 803, Excited Utterance, Texting, Text Messages, Iphone

4.

The Power of Prosecutors

New York University Law Review, Vol. 94 p. 171, 2019
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 08 Sep 2018 Last Revised: 07 May 2019
Jeffrey Bellin
William & Mary Law School
Downloads 450 (68,299)

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prosecutors, criminal justice

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Policing the Admissibility of Body Camera Evidence

87 Fordham Law Review 1425 (2019)
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 11 Sep 2018 Last Revised: 24 Apr 2019
Jeffrey Bellin and Shevarma Pemberton
William & Mary Law School and Independent
Downloads 374 (85,024)

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Police, Body Camera, Hearsay, Evidence, Confrontation, Present Sense Impression

6.

Trial by Google: Judicial Notice in the Information Age

Northwestern University Law Review, Vol. 108, p. 1137, 2014
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 28 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 22 Nov 2014
Jeffrey Bellin and Andrew Guthrie Ferguson
William & Mary Law School and American University Washington College of Law
Downloads 364 (87,709)

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judicial notice, evidence, criminal procedure, internet, Google

7.

Theories of Prosecution

California Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 19 Mar 2019 Last Revised: 23 Mar 2020
Jeffrey Bellin
William & Mary Law School
Downloads 360 (88,818)

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prosecutors, criminal justice

8.

The Silence Penalty

Iowa Law Review, Vol. 103, p. 395, 2018
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 22 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 11 Feb 2018
Jeffrey Bellin
William & Mary Law School
Downloads 360 (88,818)
Citation 1

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criminal justice, fifth amendment, juries

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The Significance (If Any) for the Federal Criminal Justice System of Advances in Lie Detector Technology

Temple Law Review, Vol. 80, p. 711, 2007
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 02 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 13 Jul 2014
Jeffrey Bellin
William & Mary Law School
Downloads 335 (96,356)

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fmri, neuroimaging, lie detector, polygraph, hearsay, daubert, scheffer, ultimate issue, 801, 807, brain scan

10.

Fourth Amendment Textualism

Michigan Law Review, Vol. 118, p. 233, 2019
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 13 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 12 Nov 2019
Jeffrey Bellin
William & Mary Law School
Downloads 318 (102,143)
Citation 1

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Fourth Amendment, Search, Carpenter, Katz, Reasonable Expectation of Privacy, Third Party Doctrine

11.

Attorney Competence in an Age of Plea Bargaining and Econometrics

Ohio State Journal of Criminal Law, Vol.12, p.153, 2014, William & Mary Law School Research Paper No. 09-260
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 13 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 06 Jan 2015
Jeffrey Bellin
William & Mary Law School
Downloads 308 (105,697)

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plea bargain, indigent defense, public defender, Lafler, Frye, ineffective assistance of counsel, statistics, econometrics

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Is Punishment Relevant After All? A Prescription for Informing Juries of the Consequences of Conviction

Boston University Law Review, Vol. 90, p. 2223, 2010, SMU Dedman School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 55
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 06 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 20 Dec 2010
Jeffrey Bellin
William & Mary Law School
Downloads 276 (118,917)

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Punishment, Nullification, Sentencing, Shannon, Jury, Relevance, Motive, Three-Strikes, Mandatory Minimum, Pabon-Cruz, Datcher, Polizzi

13.

eHearsay

Minnesota Law Review, Vol. 98, 2013, William & Mary Law School Research Paper 09-240
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 13 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 07 Nov 2013
Jeffrey Bellin
William & Mary Law School
Downloads 266 (123,548)

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evidence, hearsay, texting, Facebook, Twitter, technology, social media, smartphones, internet

14.

The Virginia and Federal Rules of Evidence: A Concise Comparison with Commentary (Introduction and Selected Excerpts)

The Virginia and Federal Rules of Evidence: A Concise Comparison with Commentary, CreateSpace Independent Publishing, 2015, William & Mary Law School Research Paper No. 09-308
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 09 Apr 2015
Jeffrey Bellin
William & Mary Law School
Downloads 225 (146,096)

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Evidence, Virginia, Litigation, Courts

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Widening Batson’s Net to Ensnare More than the Unapologetically Bigoted or Painfully Unimaginative Attorney

Cornell Law Review, Vol. 96, p. 1075, 2011, SMU Dedman School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 73, San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 10-021
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 16 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 17 Sep 2011
Jeffrey Bellin and Junichi P. Semitsu
William & Mary Law School and University of San Diego School of Law
Downloads 208 (157,364)

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Batson, voir dire, jury selection, equal protection, peremptory challenge, Commonwealth v. Cook

16.

The Incredible Shrinking Confrontation Clause

Boston University Law Review, Vol. 92 p. 1865, 2012
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 09 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 12 Jan 2013
Jeffrey Bellin
William & Mary Law School
Downloads 197 (165,591)

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Confrontation Clause, Sixth Amendment, Crawford, Davis, Bryant, testimonial, hearsay, cross-examination

17.

Defending Progressive Prosecution

Yale Law & Policy Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 12 Nov 2019 Last Revised: 20 Mar 2020
Jeffrey Bellin
William & Mary Law School
Downloads 195 (167,128)

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prosecutors, progressive prosecution, charged

18.

Applying Crawford's Confrontation Right in a Digital Age

Texas Tech Law Review, Vol. 45, p. 33, 2012
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 11 May 2012 Last Revised: 08 Jan 2015
Jeffrey Bellin
William & Mary Law School
Downloads 195 (167,128)

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confrontation, Crawford, Bryant, Facebook, Twitter, texting, social media, Sixth Amendment, Raleigh

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Crime Severity Distinctions and the Fourth Amendment: Reassessing Reasonableness in a Changing World

Iowa Law Review, Vol. 97, p. 1, 2011, SMU Dedman School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 64
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 14 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 01 Nov 2011
Jeffrey Bellin
William & Mary Law School
Downloads 195 (167,128)

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Fourth Amendment, Search and Seizure, Crime Severity, Mincey, Atwater, Whren

20.

The Right to Remain Armed

Washington University Law Review, Vol. 93, p. 1, 2015, William & Mary Law School Research Paper No. 09-307
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 07 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 25 Feb 2016
Jeffrey Bellin
William & Mary Law School
Downloads 187 (173,605)

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Fourth Amendment, Search and Seizure, Second Amendment, Concealed Carry, Stop and Frisk, Heller, Peruta, Handguns

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Circumventing Congress: How the Federal Courts Opened the Door to Impeaching Criminal Defendants with Prior Convictions

U.C. Davis Law Review, Vol. 42, p. 289, 2008
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 19 May 2008 Last Revised: 31 Aug 2010
Jeffrey Bellin
William & Mary Law School
Downloads 148 (212,258)

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federal rules of evidence, 609, prior conviction, impeachment, Mahone, Gordon, defendant testimony

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Reconceptualizing the Fifth Amendment Prohibition of Adverse Comment on Criminal Defendants' Trial Silence

Ohio State Law Journal, Vol. 71, p. 229, 2010
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 20 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 02 Sep 2010
Jeffrey Bellin
William & Mary Law School
Downloads 138 (224,541)

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Griffin, Adverse Comment, Fifth Amendment, self-incrimination, Griffin v. California

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Improving the Reliability of Criminal Trials Through Legal Rules that Encourage Defendants to Testify

University of Cincinnati Law Review, Vol. 76, p. 851, 2008
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 20 May 2008 Last Revised: 25 Mar 2010
Jeffrey Bellin
William & Mary Law School
Downloads 135 (228,404)
Citation 1

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right to remain silent, fifth amendment, defendant testimony, self-incrimination, prior convictions, griffin

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The Evidence Rules that Convict the Innocent

Cornell Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 27 Mar 2020
Jeffrey Bellin
William & Mary Law School
Downloads 126 (240,961)

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Evidence, Wrongful Convictions, Innocence Movement, Eyewitness Identifications, Coerced Confessions, Informants

25.

The Case for eHearsay

Fordham Law Review, Vol. 83, No. 1317, 2014, William & Mary Law School Research Paper No. 09-303
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 11 Dec 2014
Jeffrey Bellin
William & Mary Law School
Downloads 83 (319,620)

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hearsay, electronic evidence