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Author Roberson, Cliff, 1937-

Title Constitutional law and criminal justice / Cliff Roberson
Published Boca Raton : CRC Press, [2009]


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Description xix, 364 pages : illustrations, map, forms ; 25 cm
Contents Introduction to the U.S. Constitution -- The concept of due process -- Fourth Amendment -- Fourth Amendment issues -- Exclusionary rule -- Fifth Amendment issues -- Sixth Amendment issues -- The Eighth Amendment -- The First Amendment -- Civil liability and the criminal justice professional -- Terrorism and the writ of habeas corpus
Summary "Using review questions and relevant cases in each chapter to illustrate legal applications, this volume illuminates the concepts in plain language, eliminates unnecessary legal jargon, and clarifies the nuances in the law, making complicated concepts approachable by those without advanced legal training."--BOOK JACKET
Analysis Civil rights United States
Constitutional law United States
Constitutional law United States Cases
Criminal justice, Administration of United States
Criminal procedure United States
Notes "An Auerbach book."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-299) and index
Subject Constitutional law -- United States.
Constitutional law -- United States -- Cases.
Civil rights -- United States.
Criminal justice, Administration of -- United States.
Criminal procedure -- United States.
Genre/Form Trials, litigation, etc.
LC no. 2008051530
ISBN 9781420086102