SCOTUSblog notes a paper by Peter B. Rutledge called "Looking Ahead: October Term 2006." It examines the major cases on the Court's October term 2006 and analyzes them in the context of the shift in membership on the Court. It can currently be found here on SSRN and will later be included in the forthcoming Cato Institute Supreme Court Review.
Sentencing Law and Policy has an array of Death Penalty discussions. The Gainesville Sun has this article by Nathan Crabbe about the state of executions in Florida. Finally, articles from Washington and Baltimore discuss the costs associated with the death penalty.
Not Qualified. Ed Whelan's National Review article on the ABA and its role in the judicial confirmation process is now available online here.