NEW ENGLAND JOURNAL ON CRIMINAL AND CIVIL CONFINEMENT

VOLUME 32

WINTER 2006

NUMBER 1

Foreword

SYMPOSIUM

CONSTITUTIONALITY, COMPETENCE, AND CULPABILITY: EMERGING ISSUES IN CRIMINAL JUVENILE LAW

Adolescents’ Decision Making: A Developmental Perspective on Constitutional Provisions in Delinquency Cases
Thomas Grisso, Ph.D.

Competence to Stand Trial Evaluations with Juveniles
Thomas Riffin, Psy.D.

Constitutionality, Competence, and Conflicts: What is Wrong with the State of the Law When it Comes to Juveniles and Miranda?
Hillary B. Farber, J.D.

NEJCCC SCRIBES AWARD

Involuntary Childbirth and Prisoners’ Rights: Court-Order Prison Policy Violates Fundamental Rights
Tecla Morasca

CASE COMMENTS

Massachusetts’ Struggle to Adhere to the Gideon Mandate: Will the Lavallee Decision, Coupled with Legislative Reform, Finally Establish a State Indigent Criminal Defense System that is Constitutionally Sound?
Jeffrey R. Goodwin

The Price of Justice: In Light of Lavallee, What Should Massachusetts Courts Do When Attorneys Are Not Available to Represent Indigent Parents Involved in Care and Protection Matters?
Trisha M. Anklam

NOTES

Combating Radical Islam in Prisons Within the Legal Dictates of the Free Exercise Clause
John W. Popeo

Gang Loitering Ordinances Post-Morales: Has Vagueness Been Remedied? Somerville, Massachusetts Says Yes
J. Elizabeth Packebusch

 

VOLUME 32

SUMMER 2006

NUMBER 2

ARTICLES

Search and Sniff: What’s Left of the Fourth Amendment After Illinois v. Caballes?
Joshua B. Adams, J.D.

Caveat Prosecutor: Where Courts Went Wrong in Applying Robertson‘s Two-Tiered Analysis to Plea Bargaining and How to Correct Their Mistakes
Colin Miller, J.D.

CASE COMMENTS

Victim Impact Statements in Capital Sentencing and Humphries v. Ozmint—Do “Worthless” Defendants Pay a Higher Price?
Pamela Kuhn

Wanted Posters on the Internet: United States v. Carmichael and New Criminal Defense Tools to Level the Playing Field
Jenny R. Yampolsky

NOTES

Using Instant Messages as Evidence to Convict Criminals in Light of National Security: Issues of Privacy and Authentication
Nicole Cohen

Timber Theft in National Forests: Solutions to Preventing the Widespread, Underprosecuted, and Underpunished Crime
Lisa M. Paciello

Copyright Law and the Digital Millennium Copyright Act: Do the Penalties Fit the Crime?
John B. Clark