Sean O'Brien

University of Missouri at Kansas City - School of Law

5100 Rockhill Road

Kansas City, MO 64110-2499

United States

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Scholarly Papers (8)

1.

Presumed Guilty: Innocence and the Death Penalty

Journal of the Institute of Justice and International Studies, Vol. 7, p. 14, 2007
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 26 Mar 2008
Sean O'Brien
University of Missouri at Kansas City - School of Law
Downloads 294 (77,004)

Abstract:

DNA, Wrongful conviction, Criminal justice, Innocent, Innocence, Innocence Project, Guilt, Guilty, Presumption, Presumed, Capital litigation, Non-capital, Exonoration, Exonorees, Death row, Capital punishment, Death penalty, Rape, Sexual assault, Police misconduct, Prosecutorial misconduct, Mistaken

2.

Deconstructing Prejudicial Psychiatric Labels: A Guidelines-Based Approach

Kathleen Wayland, Ph.D., and Sean D. O’Brien, Deconstructing Prejudicial Psychiatric Labels: A Guideline-Based Approach, 42.1 Hofstra L. Rev. (2013), Forthcoming,
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 17 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 21 Nov 2013
Kathleen Wayland and Sean O'Brien
Habeas Corpus Resource Center and University of Missouri at Kansas City - School of Law
Downloads 203 (97,435)

Abstract:

Psychiatric labels, death penalty, death sentence, capital punishment, criminal defendant, psychopathy, diagnostic criteria, Anti-Social Personality Disorder, ASPD, mitigation

3.

When Life Depends on it: Supplementary Guidelines for the Mitigation Function of Defense Teams in Death Penalty Cases

Hofstra Law Review, Vol. 36, 2008
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 08 Jul 2008
Sean O'Brien
University of Missouri at Kansas City - School of Law
Downloads 110 (168,402)

Abstract:

mitigation, defense, death penalty, capital punishment, capital cases, defense counsel, assistance of counsel, standards of performance

4.

Capital Defense Lawyers: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

Michigan Law Review, Vol. 105, No. 6, 2007
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 03 Sep 2007
Sean O'Brien
University of Missouri at Kansas City - School of Law
Downloads 77 (249,484)

Abstract:

capital defense, defense attorneys, death penalty, execution, capital case, inhumane, capital punishment, capital crimes, defendant, Strickland, mitigation, mitigating factors, ineffective assistance, ineffective representation, effective representation, effective assistance, death row

5.

Mothers and Sons: The Lloyd Schlup Story

University of Missouri-Kansas City Law Review, Vol. 77, p. 1021, Summer 2009
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 21 Nov 2013
Sean O'Brien
University of Missouri at Kansas City - School of Law
Downloads 73 (193,072)

Abstract:

Innocence, Capital Punishment, Death Penalty, Habeas Corpus

6.

Putting the Guesswork Back into Capital Sentencing

Michigan Law Review, First Impressions, Vol. 105, p. 90, 2006
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 26 Aug 2007
Sean O'Brien
University of Missouri at Kansas City - School of Law
Downloads 51 (316,460)

Abstract:

death penalty, death sentence, capital punishment, cruel and unusual, Furman v. Georgia, Gregg v. Georgia, execution, innocence, Eighth Amendment, jurors, jury

7.

Traumatic Brain Injury and the Law: Introduction

University of Missouri-Kansas City Law Review, Vol. 84, No. 287, 2015
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 21 Jul 2016
Sean O'Brien and Kenneth Decourcy Ferguson
University of Missouri at Kansas City - School of Law and University of Missouri at Kansas City - School of Law
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8.

Finding Redemption: How Picking Up the Phone Can Change a Lawyer's Life

American Bar Association Journal, Vol. 92, p. 59, August 2006
Posted: 26 Aug 2007
Sean O'Brien
University of Missouri at Kansas City - School of Law

Abstract:

death penalty, capital penalty, capital punishment, execution, redemption, death row