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Criminal Procedure: A Brief Introduction, CourseSmart eTextbook

By John L. Worrall

Published by Prentice Hall

Published Date: Mar 7, 2012

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For courses in Criminal Procedure and Legal/Constitutional Issues in Policing/Criminal Justice.

 

This exciting new addition to Pearson’s Justice Series is a comprehensive introduction to criminal procedure, from the point individuals first come into contact with the police, all the way through to the appeal process. Ideal for undergrads, the book presupposes no legal expertise, connects criminal procedure cases to the real world through innovative pedagogy, and encourages students to think critically. All this is accomplished in a brief book with an engaging design that motivates students to keep reading.

Table of Contents

PART 1: FOUNDATIONS

Chapter 1: Introduction to Criminal Procedure

Chapter 2: The Exclusionary Rule and Other Remedies

 

PART 2: SEARCH AND SEIZURE

Chapter 3: Introduction to the Fourth Amendment

Chapter 4: Searches and Arrests with Warrants

Chapter 5: Searches and Arrests without Warrants

Chapter 6: Stop and Frisk

Chapter 7: Special Needs and Regulatory Searches

 

PART 3: INTERROGATIONS, CONFESSIONS, AND IDENTIFICATION PROCEDURES

Chapter 8: Interrogation and Confessions

Chapter 9: Identifications

 

PART 4: FORMAL PROCEEDINGS

Chapter 10: The Pretrial Process

Chapter 11: Prosecutors, Grand Juries, and Defense Attorneys

Chapter 12: Plea Bargaining and Guilty Pleas

Chapter 13: Trial and Beyond

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$41.99 | ISBN-13: 978-0-13-281687-8