You've Been Arrested: Now What? (A Real Life Legal Guide)

You've Been Arrested: Now What? (A Real Life Legal Guide)

by Maryam Jahedi Esq.

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You've Been Arrested: Now What? (A Real Life Legal Guide) by Maryam Jahedi Esq.

If you’ve had a brush with the criminal justice system, know someone who has, or just want to be better informed, this simple guide lets you know what you can expect. Whether you know it or not, from the minute you are approached by police or law enforcement and through searches, Miranda warnings, booking, arraignment, trial and beyond, you have rights!

Written by an attorney with extensive experience as a criminal lawyer in New York City, this Real Life Legal™ guide offers valuable insights to help you each step of the way. If you don’t know your rights or how the system really works, your entire future can be at risk.

After reading this book, you’ll understand why it’s essential to get a criminal lawyer from the very beginning. Do you know:

• When it’s legal to have your home searched?
• What your rights are with a “stop and frisk”?
• Why it matters if you’re placed under arrest or not?
• Why it’s so important to exercise your Miranda right to remain silent?
This Real Life Legal™ guide also includes special in-depth coverage on domestic violence, drunk driving (DWI or DUI), non-citizen arrests and youthful offenders.

We cover all that here. And make it easy to understand.

Real Life Legal™ wants you to be prepared.


Product Details

BN ID: 2940150001978
Publisher: Parker Press
Publication date: 12/16/2014
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 820 KB

About the Author

Maryam Jahedi is a criminal defense attorney with extensive experience in prisoner rights advocacy. She is licensed to practice law in New York.

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You've Been Arrested: Now What? (A Real Life Legal Guide) 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
FJD1 More than 1 year ago
easy to understand. nice heads up information.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I found this book to be very coherent and descriptive. It is written in a way to be comprehended by anyone, even with no prior knowledge of the subject. All the terms are well explained which makes the book even more helpful. It is a must have book for everyone regardless of their prior encounter with law, as it is crucial to know your rights.
manijeh More than 1 year ago
I love the book, it is informative and easy to understand, all the law terms are explained so well. Everybody needs to know about their rights, the author makes it easy by mentioning the step by step of encountering the law officers and the upcoming consequences of being arrested.