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Crime in Texas : your complete guide to the criminal justice system

Author: Ken Anderson
Publisher: Austin : University of Texas Press, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : English : 1st University of Texas Press edView all editions and formats
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The Texas criminal justice system has come a long way since the early 1990s, when a vicious crime spree by paroled murderer Kenneth McDuff convinced lawmakers and citizens that the system had broken down. In this book, District Attorney Ken Anderson describes major reforms that followed the McDuff case as he provides a complete overview of the criminal justice system in Texas.
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Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ken Anderson
ISBN: 0292704771 9780292704770 029270478X 9780292704787
OCLC Number: 35331354
Notes: Includes index.
Description: x, 196 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Ch. 1. The System: Police, Prosecutors, Judges --
Ch. 2. Criminal Procedure --
Ch. 3. Criminal Law --
Ch. 4. Criminal Punishments --
Ch. 5. Victims' Rights --
Ch. 6. Juvenile System --
Appendix. Table of Crimes and Punishments.
Responsibility: Ken Anderson.
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The Texas criminal justice system has come a long way since the early 1990s, when a vicious crime spree by paroled murderer Kenneth McDuff convinced lawmakers and citizens that the system had broken down. In this book, District Attorney Ken Anderson describes major reforms that followed the McDuff case as he provides a complete overview of the criminal justice system in Texas.

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