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Racial disparity under the federal sentencing guidelines pre- and post-Booker

Lessons not learned from research on the death penalty


I am very grateful to Shawn Bushway, Tom Loughran, and Bobby Brame for reading a draft or two of this and for providing helpful conversation. Direct correspondence to Raymond Paternoster, Department of Criminology & Criminal Justice, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742–8235 (e-mail: