Rethinking Self-Incrimination, Voluntariness, and Coercion, Through a Perspective of Jewish Law and Legal Theory

Journal of Law in Society, Vol. 12, p. 72, 2011

21 Pages Posted: 8 Feb 2012 Last revised: 22 Jul 2013

Samuel J. Levine

Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center

Date Written: February 7, 2012

Abstract

This essay briefly explores the relevance of Jewish law and legal theory in an analysis of the American law of criminal confessions.

Keywords: Jewish law, American law, criminal confessions, self incrimination, voluntariness, coercion

Suggested Citation

Levine, Samuel J., Rethinking Self-Incrimination, Voluntariness, and Coercion, Through a Perspective of Jewish Law and Legal Theory (February 7, 2012). Journal of Law in Society, Vol. 12, p. 72, 2011. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2001490

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