Session 167: JD1 -> Judicial Discretion in Lower Courts
Time: 9:40AM to 11:10 AM on Thursday, November 8
Place: Rio Grande
Session Chair: Celesta A. Albonetti, University of Iowa
Rural Magistrates and Domestic Violence: An Exploratory Study of How Magistrate Attitudes Affect Judicial Decision Making
by: Sarah J. McLean, University at Albany (Corresponding)
Judicial Decision-Making and Domestic Violence Cases: Sentencing and the Victim-Offender Relationship
by: Ronit Dinovitzer, American Bar Foundation (Corresponding)
Myrna Dawson, York University
Judicial Decisions in Wife Assault Cases in Ontario: 1970-2000
by: Diane Crocker, Saint Mary's University (Corresponding)
Lower Court Judges: Do Men and Women View the Law Differently?
by: Alison C. Cares, The Pennsylvania State University (Corresponding)
Darrell Steffensmeier, The Pennsylvania State University
A Multiple Models Approach to Assessing Recidivism Risk: Implications for Judicial Decision Making
by: Lynette Chow-Martin, The Pennsylvania State University (Corresponding)
Eric Silver, The Pennsylvania State University
Discussants:
Celesta A. Albonetti, University of Iowa

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