Book of Interest

"Rethinking Juvenile Justice" Scott ES, and Steinberg L., 2008 Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press.

Psychology, Crime, and the Law

"Roper vs. Simmons, 2004" View the website that discusses the case.

Graham v. State of Florida / Sullivan v. State of Florida, Criminal Justice Legal Foundation Brief, American Psychological Association Brief

Biology, Crime, and the Law

"The Double-Edged Sword: Does Biomechanism Increase or Decrease Judges' Sentencing of Psychopaths?" by Lisa G. Aspinwall - An empirical study of sentencing judgements suggests that perceived biological predisposition induces leniency.

"Courts' increasing consideration of behavioral genetics evidence in criminal cases: Results of a longitudinal study" by Deborah W. Denno