Jailhouse Lawyers

Author: Mumia Abu-Jamal
Publisher: City Lights Publishers
ISBN: 0872864693
Size: 14.37 MB
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Stories of prisoners who learn law to represent—and sometimes win freedom for—fellow prisoners

Handbook For Jailhouse Lawyers

Author: Jessie Daniel D. McDonald
Publisher: War Horse Publications
ISBN: 0975527207
Size: 20.29 MB
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Topics in this handbook include setting up a home-based business, writing a grant proposal, writing a loan proposal, keeping business records, business investments, and writing legal documents. (Legal Reference/Law Profession)

Prisoner Litigation

Author: Jim Thomas
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 0847674770
Size: 15.63 MB
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'...a brilliant investigation...Thomas' book not only is an excellent descriptive and interpretive analysis but it will surely provide the basis of further research on JHLs and jailhouse lawyering. It presently stands as the definitive statement on the subject.'-CONTEMPORARY SOCIOLOGY

Inside Justice

Author: Bayard Marin
Publisher: Fairleigh Dickinson Univ Press
ISBN: 0838630863
Size: 14.68 MB
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Comparisons of prison in the United States and Great Britain are used to formulate central issues that relate to the adjudication of offenses committed within prisons and the imposition of punishments for them.

The United States Jailhouse Lawyer S Manual 2012 Prisoner S Supplement

Author: Esteban Rogelio Garcia
ISBN: 1463460171
Size: 12.22 MB
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"Plea Bargaining has come to dominated the administration of justice in America." a quote from an article in the law journal by Timothy Lynch, PHD. Assistant Director of the CATO Institute's Project on Criminal Justice. It is a quote that is shared between crowded prisons and jails across America. It is a procedure which occurs every two seconds of any typical workday in America and it keeps our prisons overcrowded.

French Connection In Criminology The

Author: Bruce A. Arrigo
Publisher: SUNY Press
ISBN: 9780791483732
Size: 16.65 MB
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Brings the insights of postmodernism to the concerns of criminology and includes examples of how social theory can function in the real-world realm of criminal law. Winner of the 2005 Outstanding Book Award presented by the Crime and Juvenile Delinquency Division of the Society for the Study of Social Problems