This entry reviews Law Without Order: Capital Punishment and the Liberals by Bernard Lande Cohen. The book's scope encompasses criminal law in both the United States and Canada. Cohen argues that the excessive liberalism that followed the elimination of capital punishment has caused murder rates and other crimes to increase.
20 Clev. St. L. Rev.
available at http://engagedscholarship.csuohio.edu/clevstlrev/vol20/iss1/74