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Catherine Hancock
  • Geoffrey C. Bible & Murray H. Bring Professor of Constitutional Law
  • chancock@tulane.edu
  • Weinmann Hall, Room 230-C
  • 504.865.5949

Selected Publications

Teaching Mens Rea with Flores-Figueroa: Using the Oral Argument to Unwrap the Case, 10 OHIO ST. J. CRIM. L. ___ (2013) (forthcoming)

Warrants for Wearing a Wire: Fourth Amendment Privacy and Justice Harlan's Dissent in United States v. White, 79 MISS. L. J. 35 (2009)

Justice Powell's Garden:  The Ciraolo Dissent and Fourth Amendment Protection for Curtilage-Home Privacy, 44 SAN DIEGO L. REV. 551 (2007)

Origins of the Public Figure Doctrine in First Amendment Defamation Law, 50 NYLS L. REV. 81 (2006)

Due Process Before Miranda, 70 TUL. L. REV. 2195 (1996)

State Court Activism and Search Incident to Arrest, 68 VA. L. REV. 1095 (1982)

The Perils of Calibrating the Death Penalty through Special Definitions of Murder, 53 TUL. L. REV. 828 (1979)


CONSTITUTIONAL LAW:  CASES, MATERIALS, AND PROBLEMS, Third Edition (with R. Weaver, B. Fair, S. Friedland, J. Knechtle & R. Rosen) (Aspen 2013)

CRIMINAL PROCEDURE:  CASES, PROBLEMS, AND EXERCISES, Fifth Edition (with R. Weaver, J. Burkoff & J. Hoeffel) (West 2013)

THE FIRST AMENDMENT: CASES, PROBLEMS, AND MATERIALS, Third Edition (with R. Weaver, D. Lively & J. Knechtle) (LexisNexis 2011)

CRIMINAL LAW:  A CONTEMPORARY APPROACH, Second Edition (Interactive Casebook Series) (with R. Weaver & J. Burkoff) (West 2013)

PRINCIPLES OF CRIMINAL PROCEDURE, Fourth Edition (with R. Weaver, L. Abramson & J. Burkoff) (West 2012)

READINGS IN CRIMINAL LAW (with R. Weaver, J. Burkoff, A. Reed & P. Seago) (Anderson 1998)