Loewy: Why Our Legal System Sometimes Acquits the Guilty

Date

2011

Journal Title

Journal ISSN

Volume Title

Publisher

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Abstract

Arnold Loewy explains why our legal system will allow a guilty person go free to help ensure that an innocent person is not convicted. Arnold Loewy is the George Killam professor of criminal law at Texas Tech School of Law.

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Keywords

Acquittal, Criminal law, Reasonable doubt, Beyond a reasonable doubt, Casey Anthony, Jury, Homicide

Citation

Arnold Loewy, Loewy: Why Our Legal System Sometimes Acquits the Guilty, Lubbock Avalanche-Journal (July 17, 2011).