The Criminal Law Handbook: Know Your Rights, Survive the System

The Criminal Law Handbook: Know Your Rights, Survive the System

by Paul Bergman

ISBN-10: 1413319483
ISBN-13: 9781413319484
Publisher: NOLO
Edition: Thirteenth Edition - 2013

Book Description
Criminal law in plain English.

The criminal justice system becomes increasingly complex each year with new laws affecting legal processes.

The Criminal Law Handbook explains every part of a criminal case including:
- arrests
- booking
- preliminary hearings
- charges
- bail
- arraignment
- search and seizure
- plea bargains
- sentencing
- juveniles

The revised edition covers the latest changes in criminal law, including U.S Supreme Court cases. Written by the authors of Represent Yourself in Court, Paul Bergman, J.D. and Sara Berman, J.D.