The law and policy of sentencing and corrections in a nutshell / by Lynn S. Branham, Visiting Professor of Law, Saint Louis University School of Law.
By: Branham, Lynn SMaterial type: TextSeries: Nutshell series: Publisher: St. Paul, MN : West, Edition: Ninth editionDescription: xxvi, 525 pages : illustrations ; 19 cmContent type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780314286666; 0314286667Subject(s): Correctional law -- United States | Sentences (Criminal procedure) -- United States | Prisoners -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United StatesLOC classification: KF9685.Z9 | B72 2013
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Part 1. The law and policy of sentencing -- Introduction to sentencing -- Guilty pleas and plea bargaining -- The sentencing process -- Sentencing statutes and guidelines -- Community-based sanctions -- The death penalty -- Cruel and unusual punishment and noncapital cases -- Parole release and probation and parole revocation -- Enmeshed penalties and collateral consequences -- part 2. The law and policy of corrections -- Prisoners' rights : an introduction -- First amendment rights -- Right of access to the courts -- Prison disciplinary proceedings -- Transfers, classification, and prison programming -- Searches, seizures, and privacy rights -- Due-process claims for personal injuries and property deprivations -- Cruel and unusual punishment -- part 3. Prisoners' rights litigation -- The mechanics of litigating inmates' Section [section symbol] 1983 suits -- Remedies.
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