Criminal Procedure: Law and Practice

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Wadsworth, 2001 - Criminal procedure - 496 pages
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This practical text is a best seller in the field due to del Carmen's succinct and clear writing style, use of engaging pedagogy, and ability to communicate important information without bogging students down with the minutiae. Filled with case briefings, examples, sample police forms, and the most recent Supreme Court rulings, this book is known for its relevance to law enforcement officials and professionals in the field.

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Contents

The Court System and Sources of Rights
2
The Territorial Effect
9
FM Overview of the Criminal Justice
25
Copyright

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Dr. del Carmen is Distinguished Professor of Criminal Justice (Law) at Sam Houston State University. He has received various awards in Texas and nationally for teaching and research. He has written numerous articles and is the author of CRIMINAL PROCEDURE:LAW AND PRACTICE, Sixth Edition, and co-author of COMMUNITY BASED CORRECTIONS, Fifth Edition, also published by Wadsworth. Dr. del Carmen has traveled and lectured extensively throughout the United States and abroad and has served as consultant to juvenile justice agencies in many states.

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