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Twenty-Five Years of Batson: An Intro...

On April 30, 2011, Batson v. Kentucky celebrated its twenty-fifth anniversary. Although not every member of the...

Twenty-Five Years of Batson: An Introduction to Equal Protection Regulation of Peremptory Jury Challenges
posted on: Jul 1, 2012 | author: James J. Tomkovicz

Statistical Proof of Racial Discrimin...

The jurisprudence that has developed in the last twenty-five years under Batson v. Kentucky may be fairly described...

Statistical Proof of Racial Discrimination in the Use of Peremptory Challenges: The  Impact and Promise of the Miller-El Line of Cases As Reflected in the Experience of One Philadelphia Capital Case
posted on: Jul 1, 2012 | author: David C. Baldus & Catherine M. Grosso

Prosecutors and Peremptories

This Article calls on prosecutors to implement voluntary reforms seeking to minimize the government’s exercise of...

Prosecutors and Peremptories
posted on: Jul 1, 2012 | author: Alafair S. Burke

Batson “Blame” and Its Implications f...

On this twenty-fifth anniversary of Batson v. Kentucky it is unsettling to observe that so many consider the decision...

Batson “Blame” and Its Implications for  Equal Protection Analysis
posted on: Jul 1, 2012 | author: Robin Charlow

Batson’s Grand Jury DNA

Batson v. Kentucky was a landmark decision imposing constitutional restrictions on peremptory challenges in the petit...

Batson’s Grand Jury DNA
posted on: Jul 1, 2012 | author: Roger A. Fairfax, Jr.

A Stubborn Legacy: The Overwhelming I...

Among those who laud its mission, it seems that the only people not disappointed in Batson are those who never...

A Stubborn Legacy: The Overwhelming Importance of Race in Jury Selection in 173 Post-Batson North Carolina Capital Trials
posted on: Jul 1, 2012 | author: Catherine M. Grosso & Barbara O’Brien

Civilizing Batson

ABSTRACT: In the twenty-five years since Batson v. Kentucky, courts have gradually narrowed its holding and limited...

Civilizing Batson
posted on: Jul 1, 2012 | author: Nancy Leong

Batson Revisited

The twenty-fifth anniversary of Batson v. Kentucky provides an important moment to reflect on Batson and to consider...

Batson Revisited
posted on: Jul 1, 2012 | author: Nancy S. Marder

Batson Remedies

Batson v. Kentucky and its progeny hold discriminatory uses of peremptory challenges unconstitutional. However, the...

Batson Remedies
posted on: Jul 1, 2012 | author: Jason Mazzone

Policing the Borders of Democracy: Th...

I came to Kentucky not really thinking about this state as being the origin of the case upon which so much of my work...

Policing the Borders of Democracy: The Continuing Role of Batson in Protecting the Citizenship Rights of the Excluded
posted on: Jul 1, 2012 | author: Melynda J. Price

Jury Selection and the Coase Theorem

Peremptory challenges offer a unique application for the Coase Theorem. Taken in isolation from the rest of the...

Jury Selection and the Coase Theorem
posted on: Jul 1, 2012 | author: Dru Stevenson

The People’s Peremptory Challenge and...

Batson v. Kentucky famously held that the Equal Protection Clause prohibits prosecutors from purposely using...

The People’s Peremptory Challenge and Batson: Aiding the People’s Voice and Vision Through the “Representative” Jury
posted on: Jul 1, 2012 | author: Andrew E. Taslitz

Why Batson Misses the Point

Twenty-five years ago, the United States Supreme Court responded to growing empirical evidence of rampant...

Why Batson Misses the Point
posted on: Jul 1, 2012 | author: Tania Tetlow