Nutshell series. Study aids (West Academic Publishing)
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Introduction to sentencing Guilty pleas and plea bargaining The sentencing process Sentencing statutes and guidelines Community-based sanctions The death penalty Cruel and unusual punishment and noncapital cases Parole release and probation and parole revocation Enmeshed penalties ("collateral consequences") Prisoners' rights: an introduction First Amendment rights Right of access to the courts Prison disciplinary proceedings Transfers, classification, and procedural due process The privilege against self-incrimination, discrimination, and prison programs Searches, seizures, and privacy rights Due-process claims for personal injuries and property deprivations Cruel and unusual punishment The mechanics of litigating inmates' [Section] 1983 suits Remedies.
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Revision of: Branham, Lynn S., 1955- Law and policy of sentencing and corrections in a nutshell. Ninth edition. St. Paul, MN : West,