Supreme Court Commentaries
Civil Rights, Judicial Review
Constitutional Law | Law
This commentary previews an upcoming Supreme Court case, Evans v. Michigan, in which the Court has an opportunity to clarify the bounds of the prohibition on double jeopardy. More specifically, the Court will determine what, if any, impact judicial error has on double jeopardy protection under the Fifth Amendment.
Zi-Xiang Shen, Evans v. Michigan: The Impact of Judicial Error on Double Jeopardy Protection, 8 Duke Journal of Constitutional Law & Public Policy Sidebar 89-103 (2013).