Overcriminalization 2.0: Developing Consensus Solutions [PDF]
Ellen S. Podgor
Opening and Keynote
Norman L. Reimar
Keynote Speech: The Reality of Overcriminalization
Larry D. Thompson
Panel 1: The Potential of “Smart on Crime” Reform Initiatives
Remarks on the Introduction of Criminal Law Reform Initiatives.
Ronald L. Gainer
From “Overcriminalization” to “Smart on Crime”: American Criminal Justice Reform — Legacy and Prospects
Roger A. Fairfax, Jr.
Panel 2: Monitoring Prosecutors
Agents Prosecuting Agents
Larry E. Ribstein
Overcriminalization 2.0: The Symbiotic Relationship Between Plea Bargaining and Overcriminalization
Lucian E. Dervan
Panel 3: Regulation of Criminalization
Criminal Law’s Unfortunate Triumph Over Administrative Law
Darryl K. Brown
Panel 4: Restoring the Mens Rea Requirement
Playing With The Rules: An Effort to Strengthen the Mens Rea Standards of Federal Criminal Laws
Geraldine Szott Mohr
Remarks on Restoring the Mens Rea Requirement
The Better Part of Lenity
Developing Consensus Solutions to Overcriminalization Problems: The Way Ahead
Jeffrey S. Parker
Issue 7.3 [PDF]
Roger M. Groves, A Radical Route to Funding Urban Revitalization: Profitable Philanthropy Through Limited Liability Companies and a Market-Based Return on Investments, 7 J.L. Econ. & Pol’y 393 (2011).
Don W. King, U.S. Health Care Reform: Comprehensive Insurance or Affordable Care?, 7 J.L. Econ. & Pol’y 439 (2011).
William S. Howard, The Student Loan Crisis and the Race to Princeton Law School, 7 J.L. Econ. & Pol’y 485 (2011).
Laura M. Farley, With the Passage of the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act, Will Commercial Speech Rights Be Up In Smoke?, 7 J.L. Econ. & Pol’y 513 (2011).
Michael Misiewicz, A Double-Edged Sword: How the Defense of Marriage Act Indirectly Protects Same-Sex Couples From Insider Trading Liability, 7 J.L. Econ. & Pol’y 543 (2011).
5th Annual Judicial Symposium on Civil Justice Issues
George Mason Judicial Education Program
December 5-7, 2010
Emerging Civil Justices Issues | PDF
Update on the Federal Rules Advisory Committee | PDF
Obesity Litigation | PDF
Protecting the Public Health: Litigation and Obesity | PDF
Asbestos Bankruptcy Trusts and Their Impact on the Tort System | PDF
Perspectives on Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act | PDF
Climate Change Litigation | PDF
The Balancing of Markets, Litigation, and Regulation | PDF
The Role of the Civil Justice System in Allocating Societal Risk | PDF