Nancy J. King

  • Crime, Law Professors, New York Times, Prisons, Quote of the Day

    Quote of the Day: A Call for Reform

    [T]he never-ending stream of futile petitions suggests that habeas corpus is a wasteful nuisance. By almost any measure, the use, and abuse, of habeas by convicted state prisoners is a failure, one that could corrode one of the most revered pillars of our legal system. — Professors Joseph Hoffmann and Nancy King, in an interesting […]

    33 Comments / / Apr 17, 2011 at 10:14 PM