THEODORE T. JONES, THE DEFENDANT'S CHAMPION: REVIEWING A SAMPLE OF JUDGE JONES'S CRIMINAL JURISPRUDENCE
- The Prosecutor v. Laurent Semanza, Case No. ICTR-97-20, Judgment, Appeals Chamber (20 May 2005). Weernink, Anne // Chinese Journal of International Law;Mar2007, Vol. 6 Issue 1, p115
This case note identifies the relevant findings of the Appeals Judgment of Semanza, which have an impact on the development of international criminal law. In particular, the case note will discuss the phenomenon of cumulative convictions, the position of authority within the definition of...
- MEMORIES OF THE HONORABLE THEODORE T. JONES: AN ADMIRED JUDGE. Buchanan, Sandra H. // Albany Law Review;2014, Vol. 77 Issue 1, p5
An obituary of Theodore T. Jones Junior, the Chief Judge of the State of New York and the New York Court of Appeals is presented.
- The Schizophrenias of International Criminal Law. Ratner, Steven R. // Texas International Law Journal;Spring98, Vol. 33 Issue 2, p237
Discusses seemingly arbitrary schisms that emerged from the international legal process criminalizing violations of human rights and humanitarian law. Identification of schisms; Roots of schisms; Trends of decision toward criminalization of human rights atrocities beyond traditional war crimes.
- America behind bars. Clarke, Kevin // U.S. Catholic;Jun98, Vol. 63 Issue 6, p10
Focuses on the criminal justice policy in the United States. Background information on the Sheridan Correctional Center in Illinois; Information on the prisoners inside the center; Crime rate and incarceration in the country compared to Russia; Effect of the growing population of prisoners to...
- JURISDICTION (CRIMINAL). Schmertz, Jr., John R; Meier, Mike // International Law Update;May2003, Vol. 9, p70
Alaska Court of Appeals upholds dismissal for lack of State's jurisdiction over prosecution for unlawful sexual conduct allegedly committed by passenger Vernon G. Jack V with another passenger S.N.F., on state-owned ferry Matanuska, operating in Canadian territorial waters. Jack V moved to...
- New developments in substantive criminal law under the uniform code of military justice (1997). Einwechter, John P. // Army Lawyer;Apr98, Issue 305, p20
Focuses on significant decisions in the law of crimes and defenses by the Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces of the United States. Attempted murder and transferred intent; Conventional offenses; Assault consummated by X-Ray; Larceny of pay and allowances; Misuse of government credit cards.
- Judicial tyranny in Nebraska. // American Enterprise;May/Jun96, Vol. 7 Issue 3, p15
Reports on reactions over the decision of the Nebraska Supreme Court to amend, in effect, legal provisions on murder. Encroachment of the prerogatives of the state's legislature; Consequences of the removal of malice of the requirement for second-degree murder; Murder case involving of cult...
- TWU FIGHTS ON. Allen, Zita // New York Amsterdam News;4/20/2006, Vol. 97 Issue 17, p1
The article reports that after the labor union TWU Local 100's President Roger Toussaint was slammed with a 10-day jail sentence a week ago, this past Monday, New York State Supreme Court Judge Theodore Jones slapped the union with a $2.5 million fine and an indefinite suspension of its right to...
- Criminal Law. Culpepper, Kenda; Stoddart, Craig // Texas Bar Journal;Jan2013, Vol. 76 Issue 1, p31
The article discusses several court cases including the U.S. v. Jones, Tienda v. State and Clay v. State which were discussed by the Texas courts in 2012. It reports that the courts have introduced changes in several sections of criminal law which include sexting, expunctions and bath salts. The...