40 Pages Posted: 27 Feb 2014
Date Written: February 27, 2014
One of the biggest challenges for our criminal justice system today is dealing with post-conviction challenges in state and federal courts. In order to effectively and fairly address these challenges, we need changes in our post-conviction discovery, investigation and litigation procedures. Current procedures often choose finality over accuracy. This paper suggests reforms, including a move toward a more collaborative post-conviction process.
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
Levenson, Laurie L., Searching for Injustice: The Challenge of Post-Conviction Discovery, Investigation, and Litigation (February 27, 2014). Southern California Law Review, Forthcoming; Loyola-LA Legal Studies Paper No. 2014-8. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2402257