Author: Anthony J. Colangelo
Double Jeopardy and Multiple Sovereigns: A Jurisdictional Theory
January 13, 2009 | Anthony J. Colangelo
This Article offers a coherent way of thinking about double jeopardy rules among sovereigns. Its theory has strong explanatory power for current double jeopardy law and practice in both U.S. federal and international legal systems, recommends adjustments to double jeopardy doctrine in both systems, and shar pens normative assessment of that doctrine.