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Understanding criminal law

Joshua Dressler

Understanding criminal law

by Joshua Dressler

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Published by LexisNexis in Newark, NJ .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Criminal law -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJoshua Dressler.
    SeriesUnderstanding series, Understanding series (New York, N.Y.)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsKF9219 .D7 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxiv, 649, [30] p. ;
    Number of Pages649
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16357241M
    ISBN 10082057001X
    LC Control Number2006009852
    OCLC/WorldCa65201370

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