Wisconsin Sentencing In The Tough On Crime Era

Author: Michael O'Hear
Publisher: University of Wisconsin Pres
ISBN: 0299310205
Size: 11.76 MB
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The dramatic increase in U.S. prison populations since the 1970s is often blamed on mandatory sentencing laws, but this case study of a state with judicial discretion in sentencing reveals that other significant factors influence high ...

Making Hate A Crime

Author: Valerie Jenness
Publisher: Russell Sage Foundation
ISBN: 1610443144
Size: 39.28 MB
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Making Hate a Crime is the first book to trace the emergence and development of hate crime as a concept, illustrating how it has become institutionalized as a social fact and analyzing its policy implications.

Jersey Justice

Author: Cathy D. Knepper
Publisher: Rutgers University Press
ISBN: 0813552079
Size: 63.83 MB
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Jersey Justice: The Story of the Trenton Six begins in 1948 when William Horner, an elderly junk dealer, was murdered in his downtown Trenton shop.

Courting Kids

Author: Carla J. Barrett
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 0814789463
Size: 53.10 MB
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In Courting Kids Carla Barrett takes us behind the scenes of a unique judicial experiment called the Manhattan Youth Part, a specialized criminal court set aside for youth prosecuted as adults in New York City.

Prosecution Complex

Author: Daniel S. Medwed
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 0814764355
Size: 22.57 MB
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'Prosecution Complex' explains why, while most prosecutors aim to do justice, only some hit that target consistently.

From Midnight To Guntown

Author: John Hailman
Publisher: Univ. Press of Mississippi
ISBN: 1617038008
Size: 60.61 MB
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But Hailman delivers the inside story no one else can. He also recounts his scary experiences after 9/11 when he prosecuted terrorism cases.

Dateline Purgatory

Author: Kathy Cruz
Publisher: Texas A&M University Press
ISBN: 0875656110
Size: 73.11 MB
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In Dateline Purgatory, award-winning journalist Kathy Cruz enlists current-day legal experts to weigh in on the shocking transgressions that resulted in one of the country's most controversial death penalty convictions.

The Delinquent Girl

Author: Margaret Zahn
Publisher: Temple University Press
ISBN: 1592139515
Size: 18.99 MB
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The distinguished academics and practitioners who contributed to this volume provide an overview of the research on girls’ delinquency, discuss policy implications and point to areas where further research is critically needed.

Atlas Shrugged

Author: Ayn Rand
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101137193
Size: 44.62 MB
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Why does he fight his hardest battle against the woman he loves? You will know the answer to these questions when you discover the reason behind the baffling events that play havoc with the lives of the amazing men and women in this book.


Author: Ayn Rand
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101137697
Size: 73.57 MB
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In this series of essays, Ayn Rand presents her stand on the persecution of big business, the causes of war, the default of conservatism, and the evils of altruism.