Texas Criminal and Traffic Law Manual, 2015-2016 Edition

Author: Publisher's Editorial Staff

Publisher: LexisNexis

ISBN: 1632830744

Category: Law

Page: N.A

View: 1986

This newest edition of Texas Criminal and Traffic Law Manual features our most comprehensive collection of Texas law enforcement-related statutes yet. Developed by our expert editorial team based on input from our customers, the Manual provides complete coverage of crimes, criminal procedure, traffic offenses and motor vehicle regulations, along with Texas Legal Guidelines and Supreme Court decisions summarized for your convenience by our staff attorneys. In addition, the volume includes a Table of Sections Affected, identifying changes enacted during the recent legislative session, and a comprehensive Index. The eBook versions of this title feature links to Lexis Advance for further legal research options.

Texas Criminal Law

Principles and Practices

Author: Jerry L. Dowling

Publisher: Pearson

ISBN: 0133512754

Category: Law

Page: 520

View: 2995

This is the eBook of the printed book and may not include any media, website access codes, or print supplements that may come packaged with the bound book. For undergraduate courses in Texas Criminal Law Criminal Law in the Lone Star State Texas Criminal Law: Principles and Practices provides an in-depth review of Texas criminal law while highlighting how Texas legal sanctions differ from other states. Its state-specific focus on terminology and laws makes this an ideal text for readers planning to serve in the Texas criminal justice system. The Second Edition uses historical references and inter-state comparisons to examine the Texas criminal law system in varied contexts. The book uses real world examples of the day-to-day application of laws by law enforcement to connect major concepts to their practical application in the field. A scholarly presentation is balanced by an informal tone, making Texas Criminal Law interesting and easily digestible for readers.

The Indigo Book

Author: Christopher Jon Sprigman

Publisher: Lulu.com

ISBN: 1892628023

Category: Citation of legal authorities

Page: 201

View: 2890

This public domain book is an open and compatible implementation of the Uniform System of Citation.

The Municipal Judges Book

Author: Ryan Kellus Turner,W. Clay Abbott

Publisher: BookBaby

ISBN: 1483549623

Category: Law

Page: 264

View: 9459

Featuring both historic and contemporary issues, The Municipal Judges Book critically analyzes the nature of municipal courts and the judge’s role in the Texas criminal justice system. An ideal textbook for new judges and others interested in procedural and substantive laws impacting Texas municipal courts, the content includes (1) an introduction to municipal courts and the Texas judicial system, (2) judgments, indigence, and enforcement, (3) rights of the accused and victims, (4) contempt, (5) the adjudication of juveniles in municipal court, (6) judicial ethics, and (7) legal research.

Texas Politics Today 2017-2018 Edition

Author: Mark Jones,William Earl Maxwell,Ernest Crain,Morhea Lynn Davis,Christopher Wlezein

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1337517429

Category: Education

Page: 448

View: 2139

TEXAS POLITICS TODAY is the standard in its coverage of Texas institutions, policies, and politics. It combines a comparative approach with tightly integrated learning objectives and questions addressing the Texas GOVT2306 Core Objectives. The text closes the gap between theory and practice with its Insiders and Politics in Practice features. The text reveals the inner workings of Texas elites, interest groups, campaign megadonors, and policy makers. The authors tapped their resources among political activists and officeholders to provide students with exclusive essays written by essayists ranging from the governor to campaign consultants to marijuana advocates, showing students how real-world politics operates in Texas. Texas Politics Today stimulates critical thinking and civic participation with a special focus on current political issues ranging from immigration, LGBT politics, gun control policies, abortion laws, and Latino politics to the culture wars in education. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Criminal Investigation

Basic Perspectives

Author: Charles Lushbaugh,Paul B. Weston

Publisher: Prentice Hall

ISBN: 9780132447485

Category: Social Science

Page: 444

View: 319

This well-established text brings together the authors' more than 50 years of investigation experience and focuses on the fundamentals of inquiry and each element of investigation. The text reflects the most recent investigative techniques and technology and features real-life case studies to help students develop their ability to analyze, evaluate, and reason. Its approach is concise and manageable and this edition includes a new chapter on rules of evidence, a new chapter on terrorism, new case studies and new review questions to reinforce each concept.

Essentials of the Reid Technique

Author: Fred Edward Inbau,John E. Reid,Joseph P. Buckley,Director Research and Development Brian C Jayne

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

ISBN: 1449691110

Category: Law

Page: 300

View: 2251

The updated second edition of best-selling Essentials of the Reid Technique: Criminal Interrogation and Confessions teaches readers how to identify and interpret verbal and nonverbal behaviors of both deceptive and truthful people, and how to move toward obtaining solid confessions from guilty persons. The Reid Technique is built around basic psychological principles and presents interrogation as an easily understood nine-step process. Separated into two parts, What You Need to Know About Interrogation and Employing the Reid Nine Steps of Interrogation, this book will help readers understand the effective and proper way that a suspect should be interrogated and the safeguards that should be in place to ensure the integrity of the confession.

California Criminal Law Concepts 2016

Author: Derald D Hunt,Devallis Rutledge, J. D.

Publisher: Pearson Learning Solutions

ISBN: 9781323416327


Page: 338

View: 2795

California Criminal Law Concepts, 2016 Edition is the most authoritative full-featured textbook on California Criminal Law - and is updated with new relevant state laws each year! To request the PowerPoint supplements or the Instructor Manual for this book please email: [email protected]

Criminal Procedure: Law and Practice

Author: Rolando V. del Carmen,Craig Hemmens

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1305577361

Category: Education

Page: 576

View: 9996

Packed with examples from real-world situations faced by today's law enforcement professionals, CRIMINAL PROCEDURE: LAW AND PRACTICE, 10th Edition gives readers a practical and authoritative look at the most current guidelines in criminal procedure. Comprehensive and accurate without bogging readers down in unnecessary details, the text includes cutting-edge coverage of the law as it relates to arrests, searches and seizures, vehicle stops, use of force, interrogations, and line-ups. It also discusses current topics such as racial profiling, DNA evidence, plea bargaining, seizures of text/email messages, and many others. Interesting case briefs, sample police forms, hypothetical cases, and coverage of the most recent Supreme Court rulings keep the text as relevant as ever. Its clear, reader-friendly presentation makes law enforcement concepts easy to understand and apply. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Colorado Marijuana Laws and Regulations, 2016 Edition

Author: Publisher's Editorial Staff

Publisher: LexisNexis

ISBN: 1522113843

Category: Law

Page: N.A

View: 9413

The Colorado Marijuana Laws and Regulations is the authoritative resource for marijuana laws and regulations in Colorado. It includes the constitutional amendment and all of the new laws and regulations related to retail marijuana, in addition to retaining all of the medical marijuana content in previous editions. Produced in cooperation with the Marijuana Enforcement Division of the CO Department of Revenue and the CO Department of Public Health and Environment, the edition offers users a comprehensive guide to this new and growing area of Colorado law.

The American System of Criminal Justice

Author: George F. Cole,Christopher E. Smith,Christina DeJong

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1337670189

Category: Education

Page: 816

View: 6181

This classic best seller, commonly referred to as The Eagle, helps students discover the challenges of pursuing justice in our society and identify the roles individuals play in the criminal justice system. Using an interdisciplinary lens, THE AMERICAN SYSTEM OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE, 16th Edition, presents elements from criminology, sociology, law, history, psychology, and political science. This approach challenges students to ask important questions and recognize contemporary problems as the means to build their understanding of the system's components and stages as well as its human consequences and policy challenges. Cole, Smith, and DeJong offer solid scholarship, approachable writing, and current, compelling events and cases that hold students' attention, thereby preparing them to participate in the system as citizens and future criminal justice practitioners. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

The Maryland Vehicle Law Annotated, 2014 Edition

Author: Publisher's Editorial Staff

Publisher: LexisNexis

ISBN: 1632800632

Category: Law

Page: N.A

View: 7794

This new edition of The Maryland Vehicle Law Annotated contains selected statutes from the Transportation Article and related laws. This publication includes statutes dealing with the Motor Vehicle Administration, accidents, accident reports, and rules of the road. The eBook versions of this title feature links to Lexis Advance for further legal research options.