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Criminal Law and Procedure, 7th Edition / Edition 7
     

Criminal Law and Procedure, 7th Edition / Edition 7

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by John M. Scheb
 

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ISBN-10: 0495809810

ISBN-13: 2900495809813

Pub. Date: 01/01/2010

Publisher: Cengage Learning

The Schebs bring a combined experience that is both practical as well as academic; they also author law texts for West. The text covers all of the necessary content in a manageable fashion and integrates the material in a logical manner. Utilizing extensive case material, this book has been thoroughly updated to include the latest Supreme Court decisions and other

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The Schebs bring a combined experience that is both practical as well as academic; they also author law texts for West. The text covers all of the necessary content in a manageable fashion and integrates the material in a logical manner. Utilizing extensive case material, this book has been thoroughly updated to include the latest Supreme Court decisions and other developments in criminal justice.

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ISBN-13:
2900495809813
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
01/01/2010
Edition description:
Seventh Edition
Pages:
758

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Table of Contents

1. Preface. PART I. INTRODUCTION TO THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM. Fundamentals of Criminal Law and Procedure. 2. The Organization of the Criminal Justice System. PART II. THE SUBSTANTIVE CRIMINAL LAW. 3. Constitutional Limitations on the Prohibition of Criminal Conduct. 4. Elements of Crimes: Parties to Crime. 5. Inchoate Offenses. 6. Offenses Against Persons. 7. Crimes Against Poverty. 8. Crimes Against Public Morality. 9. Alcohol and Drug Offenses. 10. White-Collar and Organized Crime. 11. Offenses Against Public Health and the Environment. 12. Offenses Against Public Order and Safety. 13. Offenses Against Justice and Public Administration. 14. Criminal Responsibility and Defenses. PART III: LAW ENFORCEMENT AND CRIMINAL PROCEDURE. 16. Arrest, Interrogation, and Identification. 17. The Pretrial Process. 18. The Criminal Trial. 19. Sentencing and Punishment. 20. Appeal and Postconviction Relief. PART IV: SPECIALIZED TOPICS IN CRIMINAL LAW AND PROCEDURE. 21. Juvenile Justice. 22. The Military Justice System.

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Criminal Law and Procedure, 7th Edition 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
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Mr_Poghosyan More than 1 year ago
. It gives you extensive coverage of current legal developments including the "three strikes" law, street gang legislation, white-collar crime, and regulatory offenses. Examines all significant criminal cases from the From arrest through trial, appeal, and post-conviction review, this resource offers the most efficient method for approaching all aspects of criminal law and procedure. Detailed chapter outlines, succinct sections, descriptive headings, tables of cases, statutes, forms, instructions, and an index are also provided. Features - Easy-to-use references are integrated into the text - Includes broad coverage of complex issues and unsettled law - Regular supplementation maintains cutting edge currency - Enables study of precise language used by the courts and legislature with quotes from leading cases and statutes - Explores legal trends and significant changes in the law through the examination of relevant historical background - Features expert insight into judicial reasoning with carefully selected and critically examined cases - Provides expert analysis, skillful case selection and classification, and critical examination of statutory and case law - Contains excellent coverage of white collar crime and regulatory offenses, critical for civil practitioners - Comprehensive consolidated index speeds research - Convenient compact size and excellent hardbound cover - Includes time table - Quickly find rules and Code sections - Updated with current amendments