The Courts In Our Criminal Justice System

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The Courts in Our Criminal Justice System

The Courts in Our Criminal Justice System presents a unique historical context on the development, functions, and controversies in the courts system that is lacking in other courts books, while simultaneously presenting the most current theory, research, and examples on the topic. This broad, temporally inclusive approach to the study of the courts will help provide the “big picture” framework necessary for readers to understand the modern American criminal courts process. A Society Designs Laws; A Crime is Committed; After Arrest: Law, the Court, and Post-Arrest Procedures; The Courts Get Involved (The History of Courts and the Arrangement of Modern Courts; A Prosecutor Considers the Charges; A Defense Lawyer is Selected: The Defense Role; A Judge is Assigned to Hear the Case; Jurors and Other Key Participants in the Courtroom Play Their Roles; Some Cases Don't Make It to Court; “You Ring, We Spring” : The Role of Bail in the Court System; Plea Bargaining; Your Day in Court: The Trial Begins; The Punishment Dilemma; $30 or 30 Days: Setting the Penalty; Appeals; Juvenile Courts.

Specifications of The Courts in Our Criminal Justice System

GENERAL
AuthorJon'a F. Meyer, Diana R. Grant
BindingPaperback
LanguageEnglish
ISBN-100135259576
ISBN-139780135259573
PublisherPearson
Number Of Pages427
Publication Date2002-07-29
DIMENSIONS
Height9 inch.
Length7 inch.
Width1.3 inch.
Weight1.65 pounds.

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