LEE, CYNTHIA



BOOKS


Searches and Seizures: The Fourth Amendment, Its Constitutional History and the Contemporary Debate. Amherst, N.Y.: Prometheus Books, 2010. 


(With Harris, Angela). Criminal Law: Cases and Materials. 2nd ed. St. Paul: West, 2009. 

First edition published in 2005.


Murder and the Reasonable Man: Passion and Fear in the Criminal Courtroom. New York: New York University Press, 2003. 



LAW REVIEW ARTICLES & CHAPTERS IN BOOKS


"Criminal Law Pedagogy: Making Things Clear," 10 Ohio State Journal of Criminal Law 637-638 (2013).


"Making Race Salient: Trayvon Martin and Implicit Bias in a Not Yet Post-Racial Society," 91 North Carolina Law Review 1556-1612 (2013).


"Masculinity on Trial: Gay Panic in the Criminal Courtroom," 42 Southwestern Law Review 817-831 (2013).


"Reasonableness with Teeth: The Future of Fourth Amendment Reasonableness Analysis," 81 Mississippi Law Journal 1133-1182 (2012).


"The Future of 'Reasonableness' Analysis: When Is a Search or Seizure Justified?," 81 Mississipi Law Journal 1133-1182 (2012).


"Package Bombs, Footlockers and Laptops: What the Disappearing Container Doctrine Can Tell Us about the Fourth Amendment," 100 Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology 1403-1494 (2010).

Available at http://www.law.northwestern.edu/jclc/backissues/v100/n4/1004_1403.Lee.pdf.


"Hate Crimes and the War on Terror," in 5 Hate Crimes: Responding to Hate Crime, p. 139-166. Edited by Barbara Perry; Frederick M. Lawrence, volume editor. Westport, CT : Praeger Publishers, 2009.


"Reasonable Provocation and Self-Defense: Recognizing the Disctincton between Act Reasonableness and Emotion Reasonableness," in Criminal Law Conversations, p. 427-448. Edited by Paul H. Robinson, Stephen Garvey and Kimberly Ferzan. New York : Oxford University Press, 2009.


(With Harris, Angela P.) "Teaching Criminal Law from a Critical Perspective," (Commentary Symposium: Criminal Law, Casebooks, and Legal Education) 7 Ohio State Journal of Criminal Law 261-266 (2009).


"The Gay Panic Defense," 42 UC Davis Law Review 471-566 (2008).


"Cultural convergence: Interest Convergence Theory Meets the Cultural Defense," 49 Arizona Law Review 911-959 (2007).


"'Murder and the Reasonable Man' Revisited: A Response to Victoria Nourse." 3 Ohio State Journal of Criminal Law 301-306 (2005).


"'But I Thought He Had a Gun': Race and Police Use of Deadly Force." 2 Hastings Race and Poverty Law Journal1-51 (2004).


"Culture and Crime." 9 Goal IX, No. 3, p. 1 (Summer 2003).


"Race and the Victim: An Examination of Capital Sentencing and Guilt Attribution Studies." 73 Chicago-Kent Law Review 533-558 (1998).


"The Act-Belief Distinction in Self-Defense Doctrine: A New Dual Requirement Theory of Justification." 2 Buffalo Criminal Law Review 191-247 (1998).


"A New 'Sliding Scale of Deference' Approach to Abuse of Discretion: Appellate Review of District Court Departures under the Federal Sentencing Guidelines." 35 American Criminal Law Review 1-55 (1997).


"From Gatekeeper to Concierge: The Federal Prosecutor's Expanding Power over Substantial Assistance Departures." 50 Rutgers Law Review 199-251 (1997).


"Race and Self Defense: Toward a Normative Conception of Reasonableness." 81 Minnesota Law Review 367-500 (1996).

Reprinted two-part series in 5 Criminal Practice Law Reporter 25 (1997) and 5 Criminal Practice Law Reporter 33 (1997).

Reprinted in Race and Races: American Law in Critical Context. St. Paul: West, 1999.

Reprinted in Critical Race Theory: The Cutting Edge. 2nd ed. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1999.


"Beyond Black and White: Racializing Asian Americans in a Society Obsessed with O.J." 6 Hastings Women's Law Journal 165-207 (1995).

Adapted version published in Asian Week 12 (Nov. 12, 1995).


"Prosecutorial Discretion, Substantial Assistance, and the Federal Sentencing Guidelines." 42 UCLA Law Review 105-180 (1994).

Reprinted in 3 Criminal Practice Law Reporter 17 (1995).

Reprinted in 18 Criminal Law Review 443 (1996).


"The Sentencing Court's Decision to Depart Downward in Recognition of a Defendant's Substantial Assistance: A Proposal to Eliminate the Government Motion Requirement." 23 Indiana Law Review 681-702 (1990).


"Freedom of Speech in the Public Workplace: A Comment on the Public Concern Requirement." 76 California Law Review 1109-1146 (1988).