This straightforward introduction to criminal procedure combines case excerpts with clear, detailed legal discussion and analysis to equip readers with a solid understanding of the field. Widely acclaimed author Dr. Joel Samaha is known for his unique ability to help readers grasp the complexities of law by clearly and carefully presenting all sides of an issue. The exciting new Ninth Edition addresses the entire criminal procedure process--from search and seizure to post-conviction sentencing and review by appellate courts--while providing new or expanded coverage of such key topics as the changing political nature of the Supreme Court, forensic evidence, terrorism, enhanced interrogation, military courts, immigration law, mass domestic violence, gun control, and more. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.The officer gave chase and saw several men jump into a Ford Explorer and drive away at high speed. ... In February 2006, Clopten was convicted of firstdegree murder. ... was unnecessary since potential problems with eyewitness identification could be explained using a jury instruction, as has been the common practice inanbsp;...
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