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NCJ Number: 127446 Find in a Library
Title: Criminal Procedure -- An Analysis of Cases and Concepts, Second Edition, 1989 Supplement
Author(s): C H Whitebread; C Slobogin
Date Published: 1989
Page Count: 104
Sponsoring Agency: Foundation Press
New York, NY 10001
Publication Number: ISBN 0-88277-733-5
Sale Source: Foundation Press
11 Penn Plaza, Tenth Floor
New York, NY 10001
United States of America
Type: Legislative Hearing/Committee Report
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This supplement covers the 1986-87, 1987-88, and 1988-89 terms of the United States Supreme Court.
Abstract: Issues concerning the fourth and fifth amendments are covered, including arrest laws and the probable cause requirement, the fifth amendment's right against self-incrimination, and suggestions for revisions to the fourth amendment. The supplement also includes the Court's decisions on civil rights actions, interrogation, preventive detention, plea bargaining, the right to jury trial, the right of confrontation, retroactivity, habeas corpus, the right to counsel, entrapment, the role of the lawyer, the relationship between the Federal and State courts, and an analysis of the Electronic Communications Privacy Act of 1986. A table of cases appears with reference to pages.
Main Term(s): Constitutional Rights/Civil Liberties; US Supreme Court decisions
Index Term(s): Civil rights
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