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321 Questions of Mercy

  title={321 Questions of Mercy},
  author={Stephen P. Garvey},
My aim in this brief introduction is to organize the Symposium articles around two questions, recognizing that doing so means ignoring other important questions to which the articles attend. I also aim to paint in broad strokes, thus also ignoring much of the argumentative subtlety and nuance contained in the articles. With those caveats on the table, the questions are these: First, does mercy have any legitimate role to play in the administration of the criminal law of a liberal state? Second… 


Forgiveness in Criminal Procedure, 4 OHIO ST
  • Stephanos Bibas
  • 2007
On the meaning of repentance, see Murphy, supra note 1, at 430-32; Tasioulas, supra note 3
Tasioulas acknowledges this objection. Although he does not attempt a full-blown answer to it