TITLE

PROFESSIONAL DISCIPLINE OF DEATH PENALTY LAWYERS AND JUDGES

AUTHOR(S)
Freedman, Monroe H.
PUB. DATE
April 2013
SOURCE
Hofstra Law Review;Spring2013, Vol. 41 Issue 3, p603
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the profession discipline of attorneys and judges working on capital punishment cases. Information is provided on the U.S. court case Gideon v. Wainwright, which dealt with the due process rights of indigent persons prior to imprisonment. Topics include judicial discretion and the American Bar Association's (ABA) Guidelines for the Appointment and Performance of Defense Counsel in Death Penalty Cases.
ACCESSION #
90473953

 

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