The Criminal Law Handbook: Know Your Rights, Survive the System (Paperback)
The criminal justice system is complicated.
Understand it and your rights.
This book demystifies the complex rules and procedures of criminal law. It explains how the system works, why police, lawyers, and judges do what they do, and what suspects, defendants, and prisoners can expect. It also provides critical information on working with a lawyer.
search and seizure
In plain English, The Criminal Law Handbook covers:
arrest, booking, and bail
working with defense attorneys
legal terms and definitions
The 17th edition is completely updated, covering the latest in criminal law, including U.S. Supreme Court cases.