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Douglas Berman


Capital cases get super due process

November 28, 2018 | Media News

Professor Douglas Berman was quoted in The Portsmouth Daily Times in an article titled, Capital cases get super due process.

“In addition to having to be found guilty of aggravated murder, certain additional aggravating factors need to be found at trial and then there is a separate penalty hearing, where… there is a weighing of aggravating factors against mitigating factors,” he said.