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Book: Introduction to the American Criminal Justice System (Burke et al.)

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    15863
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    This text covers law enforcement, criminal courts, sentencing, penal institutions, and community-based sanctions. It also includes historical and contemporary perspectives on components of the criminal justice system, as well as the legal and constitutional frameworks in which they operate.


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