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The greatest criminal cases : changing the course of American law

Author: J Michael Martinez
Publisher: Santa Barbara, California : Praeger, 2014. ©2014
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This text presents short summaries of high-profile legal proceedings from the late 19th century through recent times and includes key landmark cases in which the court established the parameters of probable cause for searches, the features of due process, and the legality of electronic surveillance.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Trials, litigation, etc
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Martinez, J. Michael (James Michael).
Greatest criminal cases : changing the course of American law.
Santa Barbara, California : Praeger, ©2014
xvi, 266 pages
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: J Michael Martinez
ISBN: 9781440828690 1440828695 1306788900 9781306788908
OCLC Number: 882253313
Description: 1 online resource (284 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Chapter 1. Hurtado v. California (1884) and nineteenth-century criminal procedure --
chapter 2. Weeks v. United States (1914) and the origins of the exclusionary rule --
chapter 3. Olmstead v. United States (1928) and wiretapping the "baby lieutenant" --
chapter 4. Powell v. Alabama (1932) and the Scottsboro boys --
chapter 5. Brown v. Mississippi (1936) and fundamental fairness --
chapter 6. Mapp v. Ohio (1961) and the exclusionary rule redux --
chapter 7. Gideon v. Wainwright (1963) and the right to counsel --
chapter 8. Miranda v. Arizona (1966) and the right to remain silent --
chapter 9. Katz v. United States (1967) and the right to privacy --
chapter 10. Terry v. Ohio (1968) and the stop-and-frisk search --
chapter 11. Chimel v. California (1969) and searches incident to arrest --
chapter 12. United States v. Leon (1984) and a good faith exception to the exclusionary rule --
chapter 13. California v. Hodari D (1991) and determining when a "seizure" occurs --
chapter 14. Hamdan v. Rumsfeld (2006) and trial by jury.
Responsibility: J. Michael Martinez.

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