Principles of Criminal Procedure

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Russell L. Weaver
Thomson/West, 2004 - Law - 425 pages
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This book analyzes criminal procedure cases and concepts, and presents them in a concise and easy to understand way. The book includes all leading United States Supreme Court cases, important state court decisions, and commentary on the decisions. In order to facilitate learning, each chapter begins with "focal points" designed to introduce the topic, and ends with "points to remember" designed to reinforce the concepts presented. The focal points and points to remember are designed to enhance understanding and learning.

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A Sources of Law That Create Legal Rights for Criminal Defendants and Regulate the Procedures of the Crimi nal Justice System
B Prosecution Systems

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RUSSELL L. WEAVER has published numerous books and articles about the United States Constitution including the First Amendment and various aspects of criminal procedure. In addition, he has spoken at conferences around the world, and regularly teaches in various foreign countries including France, Germany, Canada and Australia. He has also served as a consultant to the constitutional commissions in both Belarus and Kyrghyzstan, and he was asked to submit written comments on the Russian Constitution.

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