JUVENILE EXECUTION, TERRORIST EXTRADITION, AND SUPREME COURT DISCRETION TO CONSIDER INTERNATIONAL DEATH PENALTY JURISPRUDENCE
- Juvenile Proceedings. J.E.M. // California Law Review;Jan1971, Vol. 59 Issue 1, p205
Reviews the cases 'In re Gladys R.,' 'In re Ricky H.,' and 'In re William M.' in which the California supreme court addressed itself to the reforming of administrative justice in the juvenile courts. Concretization of the mandate of due process for juveniles.
- Death Be Not Proud. Valentine, Victoria L. // New Crisis (15591603);Nov/Dec2002, Vol. 109 Issue 6, p2
Focuses on the renewed issue of the death penalty for juveniles in the U.S. which was brought about by the investigation of John Lee Malvo, a 17-year-old suspect in a series of sniper shootings in Washington, District of Columbia. Information on the case of Malvo; Account of juvenile executions...
- Despite Islamic law, Yemen bans teen death penalty. Peterson, Scott // Christian Science Monitor;2/2/2000, Vol. 92 Issue 49, p7
Concentrates on the Yemen ban on capital punishment for juvenile offenders under the age of 18, and how the United States is one of the few countries with the death penalty for teenagers.
- Court clarifies rule about public access. Hoskins, Michael W. // Indiana Lawyer;5/13/2009, Vol. 20 Issue 5, p4
The article reports on the alterations made by the Indiana Supreme Court to assure public access to juvenile cases in 2009. The Administrative Rule 9 permits the Appellate Clerk's Office to post the chronological case summaries for juvenile, paternity and adoption cases online for public view....
- At Issue. Anders, James C.; Brody, Richard J. // ABA Journal;Jun86, Vol. 72 Issue 6, p32
Presents the views of legal experts regarding the application of capital punishment to juvenile murderers in the U.S. Conceptual confusion regarding the issue of capital punishment for juveniles; Justifications for the use of the death penalty to deter crime; Policy implications on the judicial...
- Should He Die? // Current Events;3/19/2004, Vol. 103 Issue 22, p1
The issue of whether or not murderers should be given death punishment is discussed in reference to a case in which a teenager Christopher Simmons and a friend quietly reached into the mobile home of 46-year old Shirley Ann Crook and led her to the edge of a bridge. They tied her hands and feet,...
- Just the Facts. // Current Events;9/21/2001, Vol. 101 Issue 3, p4
Presents four questions related to capital punishment in the United States. Number of juvenile offenders on death row in the United States, as of September 21, 2001; Citizens guarantee under the Eighth Amendment to the United States Constitution.
- The Death Row Kids. Reidinger, Paul // ABA Journal;Apr89, Vol. 75 Issue 4, p78
Reports on several U.S. Supreme Court cases involving juvenile death penalty. Details of the cases; Legal precedents; Implications on laws concerning juvenile delinquents. INSET: Three executed in modern era.
- Doing the Impossible: Appellate Reweighing of Harm and Mitigation in Capital Cases After Williams v. Taylor, with a Special Focus on Texas(A). Khalil, Samy // Texas Law Review;Nov2001, Vol. 80 Issue 1, p193
Contends that it is impossible for appellate courts, reviewing death penalty appeals, to reweigh harm and mitigation in circumstances in which a defense attorney has failed to introduce substantial amounts of mitigating evidence at trial. Verdict of the court in Strickland v. Washington;...