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Published by Prentice-Hall in Englewood Cliffs, N.J .
Written in English



  • United States.


  • Criminal justice, Administration of -- United States.,
  • Criminal procedure -- United States.,
  • Criminal courts -- United States.,
  • Juvenile courts -- United States.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies and index.

StatementMerlin Lewis, Warren Bundy, James L. Hague.
ContributionsBundy, Warren, joint author., Hague, James L., joint author.
LC ClassificationsKF9223 .L487
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 327 p. ;
Number of Pages327
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4545355M
ISBN 100134813332
LC Control Number77013100

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