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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kennedy_v._Louisiana

Kennedy v. Louisiana, 554 U.S. 407 (2008), is a landmark decision by the Supreme Court of ... test set out by the U.S. Supreme Court in more recent death penalty cases, Atkins v. ... "Unlike Louisiana, those states all require that a defendant have a previous rape .... He had been offered life in prison if he pleaded guilty.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Atkins_v._Virginia

Atkins v. Virginia, 536 U.S. 304 (2002), is a case in which the Supreme Court of the United ... Atkins v. Virginia. Seal of the United States Supreme Court.svg · Supreme .... in a felony murder and commuted Atkins's sentence to life in prison.

www.law.cornell.edu/supct/html/00-8452.ZO.html

ATKINS V. VIRGINIA (00-8452) 536 U.S. 304 (2002) ... 20543, of any typographical or other formal errors, in order that corrections may be made before the ... The majority of the state court rejected this contention, relying on our holding in Penry. ..... Those States are Alabama, Texas, Louisiana, South Carolina, and Virginia.

deathpenaltyinfo.org/intellectual-disability-and-death-penalty

Atkins v. Virginia: Summary of Supreme Court decision exempting those with " mental ... Atkins. Definitions of "mental retardation" (intellectual disability) by state .

caselaw.findlaw.com/us-supreme-court/554/407.html

Case opinion for US Supreme Court KENNEDY v. ... That number surpasses the 30 States in Atkins and Roper and the 42 in Enmund that prohibited the ...... of the death penalty for prison assaults); equivocal in its conclusion, see People v.

deathpenaltyinfo.org/documents/brumfield/intellectuallydisabled.pdf

Burl Cain, the warden of the Louisiana State Penitentiary in Angola, Louisiana. ... him mentally retarded and ineligible for the death penalty under Atkins v.

deathpenaltyinfo.org/documents/brumfield/amicusbrief.pdf

Petitioner,. V. BURL CAIN, WARDEN. LOUISIANA STATE PENITENTIARY,. Respondent. ______ ... Procedures For Handling Atkins in Cases on. Appeal and In ...

supreme.justia.com/cases/federal/us/536/304/case.html

Under the Eighth Amendment, a state cannot sentence a defendant to death ... ATKINS v. VIRGINIA. CERTIORARI TO THE SUPREME COURT OF VIRGINIA No . .... As Justice Stewart explained in Robinson: "Even one day in prison would be a ..... LA, Louisiana Poll, Poll 104, Q. 9 (Apr. 2001), 2001, 68% no 19% yes 11% no ...

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2014-KA-1980. STATE OF LOUISIANA, Plaintiff-Appellee v. MARCUS REED .... THE RELIABILITY OF HIS ALLEGED CONFESSION TO A JAIL-HOUSE ...