The prosecution function Grand jury abuses and how to combat them Prosecutorial abuse of the decision to charge The press and the prosecutor Abuses of the discovery process Plea negotiations, plea agreements, and pretrial strategy Unnecessary delay Prosecutorial abuses in jury selection Prosecutorial abuses in opening and closing argument Pretrial maneuvering : misconduct in the evidentiary proceedings Mistrials, double jeopardy, and problems at retrial Prosecutorial misconduct at sentencing Actions and sanctions for prosecutorial misconduct Stings, scams, future trends, and collateral attacks.
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Online version: Lawless, Joseph F. Prosecutorial misconduct. Fourth edition. Newark, N.J. : LexisNexis,