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Criminal Procedure

ISBN-10: 0735569649

ISBN-13: 9780735569645

Edition: 2008

Authors: Levenson, Erwin Chemerinsky

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Erwin Chemerinsky and Laurie L. Levenson bring to this casebook a wealth of experience as practicing attorneys, law professors, and authors. Written in the approachable style that characterizes Chemerinsky's Constitutional Law casebook, Criminal Procedure guides students to an understanding of the law through tightly edited cases and a dynamic and innovative pedagogy. Criminal Procedure offers : eloquent and substantive writing that draws on deep wells of experience and scholarship a dynamic and innovative pedagogy that includes tightly edited cases, author-written essays, legal pleadings that argue the issues, And The perspectives of prosecutors, defense counsel, judges, police, and victims a chronological organization that walks the student through the criminal justice process, from the investigation to habeas corpus a consistently systematic treatment of topics in every chapter: an introduction To The underpinning issues of the law discussion of the history and development of the law in response to those issues examples of recent or seminal cases that have shaped the law analysis of the success or failure of the law to adequately remedy the issue that gave rise to its inception Supreme Court cases through October Term 2006, along with many familiar chestnuts a detailed Teacher's Manual that includes questions and answers for classroom discussion a complete teaching package that includes PowerPoint slides, a DVD that presents the facts and backgrounds of several key cases, and a website Dynamic and innovative, Criminal Procedure showsthrough clear and succinct text, tightly edited cases, legal pleadings, And The perspectives of participants and playersa complete picture of the criminal procedure system. An author website to support classroom instruction using this title is available at http://www.aspenlawschool.com/chemerinsky_levenson
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Book details

List price: $202.00
Copyright year: 2008
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
Publication date: 5/28/2008
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 1033
Size: 7.25" wide x 10.50" long x 1.75" tall
Weight: 3.278
Language: English

Erwin Chemerinsky is the founding dean of the University of California Irvine Law School. He is a graduate of Northwestern University and Harvard Law School. After teaching law at DePaul College of Law,nbsp;he moved to the University of Southern California, where he taught from 1983 to 2004. He frequently argued cases before the U.S. Court of Appeals in various jurisdictions and occasionally before the U.S. Supreme Court. He is well known in Los Angeles, where he helped draft a new city charter (he chaired the charter commission), issued a report on the city's police department, and commented on the O.J. Simpson trial. From 2004 to 2008 he taught at Duke University School of Law, before returning to southern California to start the law school at UCI.He is the author of Constitutional Law: Principles and Policies, a widely used law school textbook.

Introduction
Searches and Seizures
The Exclusionary Rule
Police Interrogation and the Privilege Against Self-Incrimination
Identification Procedures
Initiating Prosecution
Bail and Pretrial Release
Discovery
Plea Bargaining and Guilty Pleas
Speedy Trial Rights
Trial
Sentencing
Double Jeopardy
Habeas Corpus
Table of Cases
Index