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The Rights of the Accused under the Sixth Amendment: Trials, Presentation of Evidence, and Confrontation, Second Edition

Title

The Rights of the Accused under the Sixth Amendment: Trials, Presentation of Evidence, and Confrontation, Second Edition

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Excerpt

The Rights of the Accused under the Sixth Amendment, 2nd Edition examines the wide range of criminal justice topics that fall within the scope of the Sixth Amendment. This resource offers fascinating historical perspective, modern interpretations, and insight on this critical component of the U.S. Constitution.

Description

xvii, 249 pages ; 23 cm

ISBN

9781634254045

Publication Date

2016

Publisher

ABA Book Publishing

City

Chicago, IL

Keywords

6th Amendment, Constitution, Criminal Procedure, Due process of law, Fair trial, United States

Disciplines

Constitutional Law | Criminal Procedure | Law

Comments

It contains seven chapters that fall within the scope of the Sixth Amendment including: • The Right to a Speedy Trial • The Right to a Jury Trial • The Right to a Public Trial • The Place of Prosecution • The Right to be Informed of the Nature and Cause of the Accusations • The Confrontation Clause • The Compulsory Process Clause