Streib, Kamin, and Marceau's Death Penalty in a Nutshell, 5th

Imprint
West Academic Publishing
ISBN-13
9781634603027
Primary Subject
Corrections And Sentencing
Format
Softbound
Copyright
2017
Series
Nutshells
Softbound - New, softbound print book.

Description

This death penalty Nutshell covers both the substantive and procedural law of capital cases, along with relevant history, jurisprudence and constitutional law. It addresses international issues, the complex role of defense counsel, systemic bias, and execution of the innocent. Statutory and case law, as well as all relevant data, are current as of mid-2016 providing a basis for broad exploration of academic and pragmatic issues for lawyers, law students and others interested in the law’s most serious punishment.