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The Origins of Felony Jury Sentencing in the United States
(Chicago-Kent Law Review, 2003)
All of the states admitted to the Union by 1800 eventually abandoned capital punishment for most felonies in favor of discretionary terms of imprisonment. But of these states, only Virginia, Kentucky, and Georgia adopted ...
Juries and Prior Convictions: Managing the Demise of the Prior Conviction Exception to "Apprendi"
(SMU Law Review, 2014)
This essay offers a menu of procedural alternatives for coping with the potential, some would say inevitable, abandonment of the prior conviction exception to the rule in Apprendi v. New Jersey. It compiles options states ...