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NCJ Number: 30983 Find in a Library
Title: PROSECUTORIAL DISCRETION - THE DECISION TO CHARGE - AN ANNOTATED BIBLIOGRAPHY
Corporate Author: National Institute of Justice/NCJRS
United States of America
Editor(s): W R TESLIK
Date Published: 1975
Page Count: 38
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
National Institute of Justice/NCJRS
Rockville, MD 20849
US Dept of Justice

US Dept of Justice NIJ Pub
Washington, DC 20531
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Document: PDF
Type: Bibliography
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: LITERATURE REVIEW PRESENTING ARTICLES, BOOKS, AND OTHER DOCUMENTS WHICH EXAMINE THE PROSECUTOR'S DISCRETIONARY DECISION TO CHARGE A SUSPECT WITH A CRIME.
Abstract: DOCUMENTS WHICH EXPLORE PROSECUTION CASE SCREENING ARE ALSO SUMMARIZED, AND INCLUDE DISCUSSION OF SUCH MANAGEMENT ISSUES AS WHO SHOULD SCREEN CASES, WHERE THEY SHOULD BE SCREENED, AND WHEN SCREENING SHOULD OCCUR. THESE DOCUMENTS ARE AVAILABLE AT MANY LOCAL UNIVERSITY LAW SCHOOL LIBRARIES OR ONLY FOR REFERENCE USE AT THE NATION CRIMINAL JUSTICE REFERENCE SERVICE.
Index Term(s): Caseload management; National Criminal Justice Reference Service (NCJRS); Prosecution; Prosecutorial discretion; Prosecutorial screening; Standards
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