This text examines a single, real jurisdiction, California, rather than the approach of other casebooks which tend to use either the Model Penal Code or general concepts derived from the common law as their organizing principle. Teacher's Manual available.Cases and Problems Steven F. Shatz. I Gary Tison was sentenced to life imprisonment as the result of a prison escape during the course of which he had killed a guard. ... After leaving the prison, the men abandoned the Ford automobile and proceeded on to an isolated house in a white Lincoln automobile ... At the house, the Lincoln automobile had a flat tire; the only spare tire was pressed into service.
|Title||:||California Criminal Law|
|Author||:||Steven F. Shatz|
|Publisher||:||Lexis Publishing - 1999-01-01|