These are three chapters from a forthcoming Federal Criminal Law casebook that will focus on institutional interactions -- between Congress and the courts; the courts and prosecutors, and among elements within the federal enforcement bureaucracy. Chapter 2 focuses on criminal jurisdiction under the Commerce Clause. Chapter 3 generally considers how separation of powers issues play out in the interpretation of federal criminal statutes. Chapter 4 explores mail and wire fraud.
Daniel C. Richman, Kate Stith & William J. Stuntz,
Defining Federal Crimes - Chapters 2-4,
DEFINING FEDERAL CRIMES, Aspen Publishing, Forthcoming; Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 253
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