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    • How mitigating are these mitigating circumstances? 

      Pollack, Daniel; Reiter, Elisa (ALM (formerly American Lawyer Media), 2020-10-20)
      The centerpiece of the Texas statute turns on the question of future dangerousness.
    • No peeking allowed. 

      Pollack, Daniel; Reiter, Elisa (Austin, Tex. : Butterworth Legal Publishers, 2020-11-03)
      Judges have a responsibility to recuse themselves from any cases in which they cannot act impartially. Today, ironically, in the very name of justice, there are people who want Justitia’s blindfold not to be tightened, but ...
    • Providing youth trauma training for police review boards. 

      Pollack, Daniel; Reiter, Elisa (Austin, Tex. : Butterworth Legal Publishers, 2020-11-02)
      We previously asserted that trauma “refers to an overwhelming and intense experience that often involves significant loss or harm to a person’s physical, emotional, and/or or psychological safety. Without such rudimentary ...
    • Reunification therapy: The legal angles. 

      Pollack, Daniel; Reiter, Elisa (ALM (formerly American Lawyer Media), 2020)
      The purpose of this article is not to take sides. Rather, it is to investigate what may lead to the need for reunification therapy.