Classical Liberal Criminal Law
15 Pages Posted: 17 May 2018 Last revised: 4 Jun 2018
Date Written: May 1, 2018
This essay, written for a festschrift for Richard Epstein, argues that classical liberals should support robust constitutional protections in criminal matters. It specifically highlights the need for robust Eighth Amendment review.
Keywords: Constitutional Law, Eighth Amendment, Criminal Law, Classical Liberal Theory
JEL Classification: K14
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