Kamisar, LaFave, Israel, King, Kerr, and Primus's Modern Criminal Procedure, Cases, Comments, and Questions, 14th
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The Fourteenth Edition continues to include all the material required to master the essential issues that arise in both state and federal criminal cases. The book's comprehensive coverage of constitutional, statutory, and ethical rules regulating the criminal process has made it one of the few textbooks that students over the years have opted to keep as a reference for their work as prosecutors, defense attorneys, and judicial clerks. The new edition also continues the custom of incorporating the most thoughtful and provocative commentary available. The authors bring together the latest statistics, relevant legislative trends, and insightful policy and scholarly debates, facilitating critical analysis of the process and its potential reforms. This unique and always up to date framing of the issues has made the book the nation's premier text for teaching criminal procedure year after year.
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Kamisar, LaFave, Israel, King, Kerr, and Primus's Basic Criminal Procedure: Cases, Comments, and Questions, 14th
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One of the best-selling casebooks of all time. The book includes all the material required to master the essential issues that arise in federal and state criminal investigations and prosecutions, and affords maximum flexibility to shape a course around a particular teacher's own priorities and interests. Comprehensive coverage of constitutional decisions and statutory regulation is complemented by the latest policy and scholarly debates about such subjects as the evolving regulation of government surveillance, computer and cell phone searches, eyewitness identification, and profiling. Year after year, the book's focus on current issues has made it the leading choice for teaching criminal procedure.
The book covers such topics as:
Arrest, search and seizure
Right to counsel
Police interrogation and confessions
Lineups and other Pre-Trial Identification Procedures
Grand jury investigation
Kamisar, LaFave, Israel, King, Kerr, and Primus's Advanced Criminal Procedure: Cases, Comments, and Questions, 14th
This book is tailor made for a class on the criminal adjudication process, covering all essential post-investigation steps, from “bail to jail”. Because the book includes an overview of the criminal process and comprehensive treatment of the right to counsel, it is easily adaptable, permitting teachers to use it for a stand-alone course on criminal prosecutions, a second criminal procedure course to follow a class on police practices and investigations, or an introductory criminal procedure course that students may take before taking a class on the investigative phases. The chapters provide in depth coverage of developing law, often incorporating the latest empirical information, state law trends, ethical rules, and policy debates.
pretrial detention and release
the charging decision
preliminary hearing and grand jury review,
discovery and disclosure,
appellate and post-conviction review