Criminal Procedure: A Contemporary Perspective

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Jones & Bartlett Publishers, Sep 1, 2011 - Law - 650 pages
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Criminal Procedure: A Contemporary Perspective, Third Edition provides a comprehensive introduction to the rules and principles of criminal procedure law. This text uses a case study approach, with a focus on the U.S. Supreme Court, to help readers develop the analytical skills necessary to understand the origins, context, and evolution of the law. With an emphasis on federal constitutional law, all cases and accompanying discussions have been updated throughout, as have the end-of-chapter review questions and key terms. Readers will find the third edition of Criminal Procedure: A Contemporary Perspective to offer a comprehensive and modern overview of the complex subject of criminal procedure. New and Key Features of the Third Edition: -All cases and coverage of case law have been updated throughout to offer students the most pertinent information on the subject. -Includes case law associated with homeland security and criminal procedure, throughout the book. -Provides new and updated key terms, review questions, and oral argument references at the end of each chapter. -Every new printed copy is packaged with full student access to the student companion website featuring a wealth of interactive study tools (eBook version does not include access to the student companion website. Standalone access can be purchased here http://www.jblearning.com/catalog/9781449652357/)
 

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Contents

A Contemporary Perspective Third Edition Chapter 2 Building Blocks for the Study of Criminal Procedure Law
25
A Contemporary Perspective Third Edition Chapter 3 The Law of Search and Seizure
44
A Contemporary Perspective Third Edition Chapter 4 Arrests Probable Cause and the Search Warrant Requirement
110
A Contemporary Perspective Third Edition Chapter 5 Exceptions to the Search Warrant Requirement
182
A Contemporary Perspective Third Edition Chapter 6 Interrogation Confessions and SelfIncrimination
239
A Contemporary Perspective Third Edition Chapter 7 Eyewitness Identification
383
A Contemporary Perspective Third Edition Chapter 8 The Pretrial Process
418
A Contemporary Perspective Third Edition Chapter 9 The Prosecutor and the Adversarial System
444
A Contemporary Perspective Third Edition Chapter 10 The Accuseds Right to Counsel
473
A Contemporary Perspective Third Edition Chapter 11 Guilty Pleas and Plea Bargaining
526
A Contemporary Perspective Third Edition Chapter 12 The Adjudication Process
546
A Contemporary Perspective Third Edition Appendix Select Provisions of the US Constitution
641
A Contemporary Perspective Third Edition Glossary
643
A Contemporary Perspective Third Edition Index
649
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