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Title The prosecutor in transnational perspective [electronic resource] / [editors and contributing authors] Erik Luna and Marianne L. Wade ; chapter authors, Antoni Bojańczyk ... [et al.].
Publication Info. Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2012.
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Description 1 online resource.
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Section I. The prosecutor as policy maker, case manager, and investigator -- Prosecution guidelines in the United States / Ellen S. Podgor -- Procedural justice, collateral consequences, and the adjudication of misdemeanors in the United States / John D. King -- Is the journey from the in-box to the out-box a straight line? : the drive for efficiency and the prosecution of low-level criminality in Germany / Shawn Boyne -- The interaction and relationship between prosecutors and police officers in the United States, and how this affects police reform efforts / David A. Harris -- Prosecutorial control of investigations in Europe : a call for judicial oversight / Stefan Braum -- Section II. Plea bargaining and other "consensual procedures" -- The prosecutor's role : plea bargaining and evidentiary exclusion / Craig Bradley -- Prosecutors and bargaining in weak cases : a comparative view / Jenia Iontcheva Turner -- Guilty pleas and the changing role of the prosecutor in French criminal justice / Jacqueline Hodgson -- The Dutch prosecutor : a prosecuting and sentencing officer / Peter J.P. Tak -- The penal order : prosecutorial sentencing as a model for comparative criminal justice reform? / Stephen C. Thaman -- Section III. Adversarial and inquisitorial systems : distinctive aspects and convergent trends -- A perfect storm : prosecutorial discretion in the United States / William T. Pizzi -- American prosecutors' powers and obligations in the era of plea bargaining / Darryl K. Brown -- The evolving role of the English Crown Prosecution Service / Chris Lewis -- Prosecutorial powers and policymaking in Sweden and the other Nordic countries / Josef Zila -- The Italian public prosecutor : an inquisitorial figure in adversarial proceedings? / Michele Caianiello -- Obsolete procedural actors? : Polish prosecutors and their evidence gathering duty before and during trial in an inquisitorial environment / Antoni Bojańczyk -- Section IV. Prosecution in exceptional contexts and nondomestic fora -- Prosecuting terrorism : models for confronting organized violence / Wayne McCormack -- Prosecuting in the military / Timothy C. MacDonnell -- Obtaining guilty pleas for international crimes : prosecutorial difficulties / Nancy Amoury Combs -- Murder by any other name : genocide and the prosecutorial challenges / John Winterdyk -- Section V. Overview and outlook : toward comparative prosecution studies -- A judge by another name? : comparative perspectives on the role of the public prosecutor / Thomas Weigend -- Reporting for duty : the universal prosecutorial accountability puzzle and an experimental transparency alternative / Marc L. Miller and Ronald F. Wright -- Failures of the prosecutor's duty to "do justice" in extraordinary and ordinary miscarriages of justice / Robert P. Mosteller -- Looking back and at the challenges ahead / Erik Luna and Marianne L. Wade
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
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Subject Public prosecutors.
Criminal investigation.
Added Author Luna, Erik.
Wade, Marianne, Dr.
Bojańczyk, Antoni.
Ebooks Corporation
Related To Original 9780199844807 0199844801 (DLC) 2011051876
ISBN 0199939608 (electronic bk.)
9780199939602 (electronic bk.)
9780199844807 (hbk. : alk. paper)
0199844801 (hbk. : alk. paper)
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