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Politics and criminal prosecution.

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Published by Arno Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Criminal justice, Administration of -- United States.,
    • Law and politics.

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesPolitics and people
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF9223 .M64 1974
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 241 p.
      Number of Pages241
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5424867M
      ISBN 100405058837
      LC Control Number73019161
      OCLC/WorldCa810356

      She is the author of Arbitrary Justice: The Power of the American Prosecutor and the coeditor of several books on criminal law and procedure. Indeed, concerned Englishmen guarded this tradition of liberty. Typical sources of ethical requirements imposed on prosecutors come from appellate court opinions, state or federal court rules, and state or federal statutes codified laws. In some countries, prosecutors are magistrates. Michael Olivero. Criminal or quasi-criminal prosecutions in England were initiated by the aggrieved private parties.

      Yet this volume contains hope in its elucidation of the structural bases of such dangerous bias. The Common-Law History of Prosecution The American common law is derived from the English, and public prosecution was to a large degree absent in England for most of that history. Inquisitorial systems are more likely than accusatorial systems to operate under the legality principle. As Robert Nisbet asserted, these societies at one time acted as some restraint upon political powers by maintaining civic vitality.

      Seeking to harm enemies becomes corruption when official powers are illegitimately used as means to this end. Accustomed to more aggressive, elaborate state prosecutorial systems at home, they witnessed something unique that many thought worth preserving. Copyright by the Author, J. In Commonwealth states, like Virginia, they are known as Commonwealth's Attorney. In most countries personal or political preferences are fundamentally inappropriate considerations in making prosecutorial decisions. Then there is the Uranium One controversy.


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