Recent Top Papers (60 days)

As of: 23 Mar 2022 - 22 May 2022
Rank Paper Downloads
1.

What Makes a Sex Crime? A Fair Label for Image-based Sexual Abuse

University of Oxford
216
2.

Criminal Law Exceptionalism

University of Colorado Law School
173
3.

Self-Defense Exceptionalism and the Immunization of Private Violence

SMU Dedman School of Law
135
4.

Scraping in Cyberspace: Police Entrapment in the Virtual World

Ontario Superior Court of Justice
122
5.

Five Reflections from Four Years of FOSTA/SESTA

Harvard Law School
117
6.

Decarceration’s Inside Partners

University of Pennsylvania - Carey Law School
117
7.

Social Trust in Criminal Justice: A Metric

Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law and Bar-Ilan UniversityUC Berkeley School of Law
113
8.

The Prosecutor Lobby

University of North Carolina School of Law, Wake Forest University - School of Law and Independent
111
9.

Fatalism and Indifference—The Influence of the Frontier on American Criminal Justice

University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - School of Law
92
10.

The Rittenhouse Case - Misunderstanding when Provocative Acts Bar Self-Defense

University of OxfordUniversity of Colorado School of Law
84

All Time Top Papers

As of: 02 Jan 1997 - 22 May 2022
Rank Paper Downloads
1.

Multiple Victim Public Shootings, Bombings, and Right-to-Carry Concealed Handgun Laws: Contrasting Private and Public Law Enforcement

Crime Prevention Research Center and University of Chicago Law School
53,767
2.

Motivated Numeracy and Enlightened Self-Government

Yale Law School, Ohio State University - Psychology Department, Cornell University and Decision Research
25,926
3.

The Perfect Crime

Michigan State University College of Law
25,896
4.

Deep Fakes: A Looming Challenge for Privacy, Democracy, and National Security

University of Texas School of Law and University of Virginia School of Law
19,922
5.

The Dangers of Surveillance

Washington University School of Law
12,368
6.

A User's Guide to the Stored Communications Act, and a Legislator's Guide to Amending it

University of California, Berkeley School of Law
11,502
7.

Cybercrime's Scope: Interpreting 'Access' and 'Authorization' in Computer Misuse Statutes

University of California, Berkeley School of Law
10,512
8.

Safe Storage Gun Laws: Accidental Deaths, Suicides, and Crime

Crime Prevention Research Center and Crime Prevention Research Center
10,445
9.

Ideology, Motivated Reasoning, and Cognitive Reflection: An Experimental Study

Yale Law School
9,863
10.

Racial Disparity in Federal Criminal Charging and Its Sentencing Consequences

University of British Columbia and University of Chicago
6,810