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The Resource Tried and convicted : how police, prosecutors, and judges destroy our constitutional rights, Michael D. Cicchini

Tried and convicted : how police, prosecutors, and judges destroy our constitutional rights, Michael D. Cicchini

Label
Tried and convicted : how police, prosecutors, and judges destroy our constitutional rights
Title
Tried and convicted
Title remainder
how police, prosecutors, and judges destroy our constitutional rights
Statement of responsibility
Michael D. Cicchini
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Explains several individual Constitutional rights that are intended to protect us from the vagaries of the criminal justice system, and gives detailed examples of how government agents routinely circumvent those rights. It also exposes the underlying problems that enable government agents to otuwit the Constitution and concludes by offering potential solutions to those problems"--Dust jacket
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
345.73
Index
index present
LC call number
KF4749
LC item number
.C525 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Tried and convicted : how police, prosecutors, and judges destroy our constitutional rights, Michael D. Cicchini
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
How the hell did I wind-up here? -- The nature of constitutional rights -- How can you defend those people? -- Self-incrimination : you (sort of) have the right to remain silent -- Privacy : you have the right to be secure in your home (unless we really want to come in) -- Confrontation : you (might) have the right to cross-examine your accuser -- Taking a step back : some procedural basics -- You have the right to a speedy trial [sss1] -- A fair and impartial jury of your peers? -- Judicial bias : a fair trial in a fair tribunal? -- Prosecutor misconduct and the "harmless error" -- Plea bargaining : a deal is (not) a deal -- Sentencing : let the punishment exceed the crime -- You have the right to the effective assistance of counsel -- Moving forward
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 163 p.
Isbn
9781442217195
Isbn Type
(electronic)
Lccn
2012010467
System control number
  • (OCoLC)832747165
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)775416633
Label
Tried and convicted : how police, prosecutors, and judges destroy our constitutional rights, Michael D. Cicchini
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
How the hell did I wind-up here? -- The nature of constitutional rights -- How can you defend those people? -- Self-incrimination : you (sort of) have the right to remain silent -- Privacy : you have the right to be secure in your home (unless we really want to come in) -- Confrontation : you (might) have the right to cross-examine your accuser -- Taking a step back : some procedural basics -- You have the right to a speedy trial [sss1] -- A fair and impartial jury of your peers? -- Judicial bias : a fair trial in a fair tribunal? -- Prosecutor misconduct and the "harmless error" -- Plea bargaining : a deal is (not) a deal -- Sentencing : let the punishment exceed the crime -- You have the right to the effective assistance of counsel -- Moving forward
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 163 p.
Isbn
9781442217195
Isbn Type
(electronic)
Lccn
2012010467
System control number
  • (OCoLC)832747165
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)775416633

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