Branham's Cases and Materials on the Law and Policy of Sentencing and Corrections, 9th

Imprint
West Academic Publishing
ISBN-13
9781683282259
Primary Subject
Corrections And Sentencing
Format
eBook
Copyright
2013
Series
American Casebook Series
Publication Date
11/09/2012
This leading casebook covers both sentencing and correctional law and policy.

Description

This leading casebook covers both sentencing and correctional law and policy. The cases, statutes, sentencing guidelines, professional standards, articles, statistics, and questions will catalyze debates on such controversial subjects as the sanctioning of drug offenders, the ; enmeshed penalties; (collateral consequences) that attend a conviction, and prisoners' constitutional rights.New coverage of seminal Supreme Court cases, ABA Standards on Treatment of Prisoners, proposals for ; restorative sentences,; and sentencing advocacy from a holistic-defense perspective confirm the value of this resource on very core, and complex, areas of the law.