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Take the mystery out of criminal law. Criminal law can be a maze of conflicting principles, strange jargon, and confusing procedures. Professor Paul Bergman unravels the mysteries with an engaging plain-English style that incorporates real-life examples, famous films, and entertaining hypotheticals. From arraignment through sentencing, from "abuse excuse" to vigilante, this handy desk reference explains it all. You'll get answers to questions such as:When can police officers enter your home? Is cyber-bullying illegal? Is intoxication ever a criminal defense? What are the "fruits of the poisonous tree"? Can the police search your car?Criminal Law: A Desk Reference will assist students, bloggers, journalists, mystery writers, and anyone else interested in the criminal justice system or law enforcement.
Number of Pages: 422
Genre: Freedom + Security / Law Enforcement
Sub-Genre: Reference, Criminal Law / General, Dictionaries + Terminology
Publisher: Ingram Pub Services
Author: Paul Bergman
Street Date: December 31, 2015
Item Number (DPCI): 248-00-0405
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