Criminal Procedures

Author: Marc L. Miller
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 9781454860891
Release Date: 2015-02-20
Genre: Law

In Criminal Procedures: Prosecution and Adjudication: Cases, Statutes, and Executive Materials, the highly respected author team presents a student-friendly, comprehensive survey of the laws and practices at work between the time a person is charged and when the courts resolve the offender's conviction and sentence. In the Fifth Edition, the authors retain the vitality and contemporary approach of the book with an updated selection of cases and statutes and expanded discussions of important topics. Covering in detail the "bail-to-jail" portions of the criminal process, this casebook features: Extensive use of documents from multiple institutions including U.S. Supreme Court cases, state high court cases, state and federal statutes, rules of procedure, and prosecutorial policies; a real world perspective that focuses on high-volume issues of current importance to defendants, lawyers, courts, legislators, and the public; interdisciplinary examination of the impact that different procedures have on the enforcers, lawyers, courts, communities, defendants, and victims; and frequent use of Problems that gives the instructor options for applying concepts and doctrines in realistic practice settings. Key Features of the New Edition: Includes coverage of recent U.S. Supreme Court decisions regarding ineffective assistance of counsel during plea negotiations. Reflects current debates about prosecutorial declinations in the context of marijuana possession charges. Introduces students to debates over prosecutor compliance (or non-compliance) with their discovery and disclosure obligations before trial. Traces the impact of the "innocence movement" on the regulation of criminal investigations. ;

Criminal Procedures 2000

Author: Marc Miller
Publisher: Aspen Publishers
ISBN: 0735513252
Release Date: 2000-08-18
Genre: Law

The best way to keep your Criminal Procedure materials up to date is to use this thorough supplement from a highly-regarded author team. Designed to complement the authors' other successful titles (CRIMINAL PROCEDURES-THE POLICE, CRIMINAL PROCEDURES-PROSECUTION AND ADJUDICATION, or their comprehensive casebook, CRIMINAL PROCEDURES) it is equally suited to a wide variety of other teaching materials as well. This 2000 Supplement offers: -authoritative treatment of the most current judicial and legislative. developments in Criminal Procedure -coverage of state courts, legislatures, and executive agencies -sound organization that balances historical development with contemporary issues -an in-depth focus on gathering evidence, evaluating charges, resolving guilt or innocence, and assessing and reassessing guilt and punishment Be sure to examine a copy before your next course.

Criminal Procedures

Author: Marc Louis Miller
Publisher: Aspen Law & Business
ISBN: STANFORD:36105063951193
Release Date: 2003
Genre: Law

Now 400 pages shorter, with greater emphasis on U.S. Supreme Court cases, Criminal Procedures: Cases, Statutes, and Executive Materials, enters its Second Edition as an even stronger casebook, responsive to teacher's needs.The authors cover both police-citizen interaction (investigation) and appeals (adjudication) in an efficient and effective format: - traditional organization and coverage, with a demonstration of the relationship of important federal cases to state law and practice - cases chosen for their historical value and contemporary appeal - a rich selection of materials includes primary materials from U.S. Supreme Court cases, state high court cases, statutes, rules of procedure, police and prosecutorial policies, and social science studies - new materials highlight procedural variety, focus on real process topics, provide political context, and consider the impact of procedures on the various parties involvedThe major changes made to the casebook reflect extensive consultation with users: - the authors have highlighted the role of the U.S. Supreme Court in criminal procedure and doubled the number of Supreme Court cases in the section on Gathering Information - a new chapter is dedicated to the topic of Habeas Corpus - among the new cases are Apprendi v. New Jersey, City of Chicago v. Jesus Morales, Illinois v. Wardlow, People v. Robinson, City of Indianapolis v. Edmond, States v. Bobic, Bond v. United States, United States v. Ruiz, Richards v. Wisconsin, California v. Charles Acevedo, Kyllo v. United States, and Alabama v. Shelton - new documents include the highly provocative Interim Report of the State Police Review Team Regarding Allegations ofRacial Profiling on the activities of state troopers assigned to patrol the New Jersey Turnpike - the extensive Teacher's Manual has been fully revised to correspond to the new text but retains the popular chapter overviews, suggestions for pacing, teaching strategies, and sample syllabi - a password-protected website for instructors provides an electronic version of the Teacher's Manual, with additional teaching materials - a separate website for students presents practice problems, sample exams, articles, a virtual library, and chapters on forfeiture and race and punishment that are not included in the Second EditionInstructors love this book because it explores the full range of legal arguments and institutions that students will encounter. Students love this book because it is lively and well organized. Spend some time examining Criminal Procedures: Cases, Statutes, and Executive Materials, Second Edition, and see for yourself the strengths of this new edition.

The First Amendment

Author: Thomas C. Berg
Publisher:
ISBN: STANFORD:36105124024584
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Law

Religious freedom is often designated as America's "first freedom." This superb volume presents key excerpts from a range of scholarship on issues concerning free exercise of religion.

Criminal Procedures

Author: Marc Miller
Publisher: Aspen Publishers
ISBN: 1454858672
Release Date: 2015-02-23
Genre: Law

Criminal Procedures: The Police: Cases, Statutes, and Executive Materials, Fifth Edition, is a comprehensive treatment of criminal procedures that depicts the enormous variety within criminal justice systems by examining the procedures and policies of both federal and state systems and looking at sources of law and doctrine from multiple institutions. This and"real-worldand" text offers students and instructors a deliberate focus on the realities of the high-volume circumstances that surround criminal procedure. The currency and timeliness of the Fifth Edition of this highly regarded casebook is ensured by an updated selection of cases and statutes as well as expanded coverage of important areas. This time- and classroom-tested casebook: Surveys the constitutional, statutory, and administrative doctrines and practices that shape how the police interact with citizens and investigate crimes; examines the procedures and policies of both federal and state systems, as well as the assumptions and judgments underlying each, and how these systems interrelate and sometimes compete with one another; looks at sources of law and doctrine from multiple institutions, including U.S. Supreme Court cases, state high court cases, statutes, rules of procedure, and police and prosecutorial policies; explores the influence of politics within various institutions of law enforcement and the role of public pressure on policing and procedure with regard to terrorism, drug trafficking, domestic abuse, and the treatment of crime victims; investigates the impact of criminal procedures on law enforcers, lawyers, courts, communities, defendants, and victims through the use of interdisciplinary materials. Key Features of the New Edition Tracks the major shifts in jurisprudence regarding cell phones, GPS tracking, and other technological aids to criminal investigations. Reflects major developments in judicial and non-judicial regulation of photo identification procedures. Includes coverage of recent U.S. Supreme Court decisions regarding ineffective assistance of counsel during plea negotiations. Surveys recent examples of community policing strategies. Reflects current debates about prosecutorial declinations in the context of marijuana possession charges. Traces the impact of the and"innocence movementand" on the regulation of criminal investigations.

American Criminal Procedure Investigative

Author: Stephen A. Saltzburg
Publisher:
ISBN: 0314285598
Release Date: 2014-01-01
Genre: Law

This title is a part of our CasebookPlus(tm) offering as ISBN 9781634595339. Learn more at CasebookPlus.com. This book is a complete, unchanged reprint of Chapters 1-6 of Saltzburg & Capra, American Criminal Procedure (10th ed. 2013). The new edition of the hardcover text contains detailed commentary, highlighted treatment of selected lower court cases, and full consideration of Supreme Court cases.

Ethical Problems in the Practice of Law

Author: Lisa G. Lerman
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 9781454874799
Release Date: 2016-03-20
Genre: Law

Ethical Problems in the Practice of Law, Fourth Edition is a problem-based casebook with a contemporary and thoughtful approach to challenging ethical dilemmas, encouraging deep analysis and lively class discussion. Thoroughly updated, the Fourth Edition presents: Recent changes to the Model Rules and other new developments in the law governing lawyers, and numerous new examples of recent cases of lawyer misconduct Six new problems on conflicts of interest, a criminal defense lawyer s duty to investigate, prosecutorial investigations, and relationships between lawyers and judges Up-to-date discussions of how the Internet is affecting law practice, including the use of e-mail, social media, blogging, and raising capital for law firms by crowdfunding Expanded coverage of the post-recession changes in the legal profession Discussion of the implications for confidentiality of employer monitoring of employees, government monitoring of electronic communications, and hacking of law firm computer systems Deeper coverage of ethical issues for prosecutors Lerman/Schrag/Gupta Model Rules supplement includes 115 practice questions and detailed answers to help students prepare for the MPRE, and a selection of provisions from the state ethics codes that diverge from the Model Rules for comparative analysis

Criminal Procedure

Author: Erwin Chemerinsky
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 9781454828464
Release Date: 2014-12-09
Genre: Law

Written in the student-friendly style that characterizes Chemerinsky's Constitutional Law casebook, Criminal Procedure: Adjudication features cases, minor cases, and author-written essays while omitting both notes in the form of rhetorical questions and excerpts from law review articles. The chronological organization moves through the criminal justice process, from investigation to habeas corpus. Dynamic text guides students through understanding the law with tightly edited cases, samples of legal pleadings arguing the issues, and perspectives from prosecutors, defense, counsel, judges, police, and victims alike. Each chapter has a consistent, systematic approach, beginning with an introduction laying out the nature of the issue, followed by a discussion on the history and development of the law. Then, examples of recent and seminal cases reveal how key criminal procedure issues have been raised, and an analytic approach toward resolving each issue shows what worked and why. The Second Edition has been thoroughly updated and provides analysis of the impact of important recent decisions, such as Arizona v. Gant, Herring v. U.S., Berghuis v. Thompkins, Maryland v. Shatzer, Montejo v. Louisiana, and Perry v. New Hampshire. In addition, the Second Edition examines new decisions affecting right to counsel. New supplemental handouts and practice materials are available on the companion website. Features: Written in the approachable style of Chemerinsky's Constitutional Law casebook features cases and minor cases offers author-written essays omits both notes in the form of rhetorical questions and excerpts from law review articles Organized chronologically through the adjudication process Dynamic text guides students through understanding the law tightly edited cases samples of legal pleadings arguing the issues perspectives from prosecutors, defense, counsel, judges, police, and victims Consistent systematic approach to topics in each chapter an introduction laying out the nature of the issue discussion of the history and development of the law examples of recent and seminal cases that raise key criminal procedure issues analytic approach toward resolving a specific legal issue--what worked and why questions--and answers--to provoke class discussion Thoroughly updated, the revised Second Edition presents: Analysis of the impact of recent decisions Missouri v. Frye Lafler v. Cooper Skilling v. United States Michigan v. Bryant Bullcoming v. New Mexico Williams v. Illinois Graham v. Florida Miller v. Alabama Examination of new decisions' effects right to fair trial habeas corpus law

Criminal Procedure

Author: Erwin Chemerinsky
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 9781454883296
Release Date: 2016-09-27
Genre: Law

Criminal Procedure: 2016 Case and Statutory Supplement

Comprehensive Criminal Procedure

Author: Ronald Jay Allen
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 9781454877363
Release Date: 2016-02-29
Genre: Law

Comprehensive Criminal Procedure is a casebook for all introductory courses in criminal procedure law (including both investigation and adjudication courses, as well as comprehensive and survey courses). The casebook focuses primarily on constitutional criminal procedure law, but also covers relevant statutes and court rules. The casebook is deliberately challenging it is designed for teachers who want to explore deeply not only the contemporary state of the law, but also its historical and theoretical foundations. The casebook incorporates a particular emphasis on empirical knowledge about the real-world impacts of law-in-action; the significance of race and class; the close relationship between criminal procedure law and substantive criminal law; the cold reality that hard choices sometimes must be made in a world of limited criminal justice resources; and, finally, the recognition that criminal procedure law always should strive to achieve both fairness to the accused and justice for society as a whole.

Criminal Procedure

Author: Erwin Chemerinsky
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 9781454828983
Release Date: 2013-08-15
Genre: Law

Written in the student-friendly style that characterizes Chemerinsky's Constitutional Law casebook, Criminal Procedure: Investigation features cases, minor cases, and author-written essays while omitting both notes in the form of rhetorical questions and excerpts from law review articles. The chronological organization moves through the investigation process. Dynamic text guides students through understanding the law with tightly edited cases, samples of legal pleadings arguing the issues, and perspectives from prosecutors, defense, counsel, judges, police, and victims alike. Each chapter has a consistent, systematic approach, beginning with an introduction laying out the nature of the issue, followed by a discussion on the history and development of the law. Then, examples of recent and seminal cases reveal how key criminal procedure issues have been raised, and an analytic approach toward resolving each issue shows what worked and why. The Second Edition has been thoroughly updated and provides analysis of the impact of important recent decisions, such as Arizona v. Gant, Herring v. U.S., Berghuis v. Thompkins, Maryland v. Shatzer, Montejo v. Louisiana, and Perry v. New Hampshire. In addition, the Second Edition examines new decisions affecting right to counsel. New supplemental handouts and practice materials are available on the companion website. Features: Written in the approachable style of Chemerinsky's Constitutional Law casebook features cases and minor cases offers author-written essays omits both notes in the form of rhetorical questions and excerpts from law review articles Organized chronologically through the investigation process Dynamic text guides students through understanding the law tightly edited cases perspectives from prosecutors, defense, counsel, judges, police, and victims Consistent systematic approach to topics in each chapter an introduction laying out the nature of the issue discussion of the history and development of the law examples of recent and seminal cases that raise key criminal procedure issues analytic approach toward resolving a specific legal issue--what worked and why questions--and answers-to provoke class discussion Thoroughly updated, the revised Second Edition presents: Analysis of the impact of recent decisions Arizona v. Gant Herring v. United States Berghuis v. Thompkins Maryland v. Shatzer Montejo v. Louisiana Perry v. New Hampshire Examination of new decisions' effects right to counsel

The Offenders

Author: Jerry Craft
Publisher: Mama's Boyz, Incorporated
ISBN: 0979613272
Release Date: 2013-09-22
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Bullies beware! A freak accident gives five middle school bullies super powers. But instead of being able to transform into cool super-beings, they take on the characteristics of the kids they bully. Sure their abilities may be at an all-time high, but do they really have what it takes to save their school when their self-esteem is at an all-time low? "The Offenders is the best use of detention since The Breakfast Club - funny, exciting, and the most charming thing I've read in ages. Writing something entertaining is tough, but writing something important is even tougher. Jerry and his boys have made it look easy." - Drew Pearce, writer of Iron Man 3