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Title: Improving the Adjudication Process - A Compendium of Research Sponsored by the National Institute of Justice, 1969-1984
Author(s): L J McKay; E Garry
Corporate Author: National Institute of Justice/NCJRS
United States of America
Date Published: 1985
Page Count: 150
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice (NIJ)
Washington, DC 20531
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
National Institute of Justice/NCJRS
Rockville, MD 20849
NCJRS Photocopy Services
Rockville, MD 20849-6000
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

NCJRS Photocopy Services
Box 6000
Rockville, MD 20849-6000
United States of America
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This report catalogs 1969-1984 criminal-court research sponsored by the National Institute of Justice.
Abstract: Research bearing upon court management focuses on court administration and technology, case processing and delay reduction, and court-related law reform. Research pertaining to court-related functions addresses prosecutorial operations, defense services, juries, sentencing, the use of evidence and trial practices, and pretrial release and detention. Research on victims in courts is also cited as is research on alternative dispute resolution methods. Each entry contains the project title, grant number, grant duration, grantee, project title, grant number, grant duration, grantee, project director, research synopsis, and products produced. The research synopsis includes information on study sites, sample or case size, key program elements, and research findings. Grant number, title, and grantee indexes.
Index Term(s): Alternative dispute settlement; Court case flow; Court management; Court research; Defense services; Evidence; Juries; Law reform; National Institute of Justice (NIJ); Pretrial detention; Pretrial release; Prosecution; Research programs; Sentencing/Sanctions; Victims of Crime
Note: National Institute of Justice Research Report
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