Legal Aspects of Corrections Management
Jones & Bartlett Publishers, Feb 15, 2012 - Law - 616 pages
This updated third edition of Legal Aspects of Corrections Management provides a current, informative, and reader-friendly discussion of the contemporary legal issues impacting corrections management. Through the use of case law, this text provides readers with a practical understanding of how the First, Fourth, Fifth, Eighth and Fourteenth Amendments relate to the day-to-day issues of running a prison, jail, and other corrections programs, such as probation and parole. The authors' combined corrections experience included such positions as General Counsel, Regional Counsel, and Correctional Program Officer, as well as working within corrections facilities. Their work involved advising corrections staff and management on the legal issues associated with policies and procedures. The authors also have extensive teaching experience in corrections law, the criminal justice system, and criminology.
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Sources of Corrections Law
Constitutional Law of Corrections
Statutory and Administrative Law Jails Juveniles Privatization and Other Special Issues in Corrections
Sample Presentence Investigation Report
Conditions of Supervised Release
Example of an Inmate Complaint for Injunctive and Declaratory Relief
Example of an Inmate Complaint Under 42 USC 1983
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