Gangs in court, 2d ed.9781933264493
Gangs in court, 2d ed.
Lawyers & Judges Pub. Co.
In this volume meant for prosecutors and defense attorneys, Yablonsky, a psychotherapist psy·cho·ther·a·pist
An individual, such as a psychiatrist, psychologist, psychiatric nurse, or psychiatric social worker, who practices psychotherapy. and retired professor of criminology criminology, the study of crime, society's response to it, and its prevention, including examination of the environmental, hereditary, or psychological causes of crime, modes of criminal investigation and conviction, and the efficacy of punishment or correction (see and sociology at California California (kăl'ĭfôr`nyə), most populous state in the United States, located in the Far West; bordered by Oregon (N), Nevada and, across the Colorado River, Arizona (E), Mexico (S), and the Pacific Ocean (W). State U.-Northridge, describes the judicial processing of gangs in courts. He presents theories about criminal gang structure and behavior and how they connect to the criminal justice process. In addition, a brief history of American gangs in the criminal justice system, racial issues, and the death penalty are discussed. This edition has been updated based on his experience as an expert witness in many court cases since the first was published, many of which are summarized here. A chapter on the perspective of the prosecutor prosecutor
Government attorney who presents the state's case against the defendant in a criminal prosecution. In some countries (France, Japan), public prosecution is carried out by a single office. In the U.S., states and counties have their own prosecutors. has also been added; it is a reprinted article written by the Los Angeles Los Angeles (lôs ăn`jələs, lŏs, ăn`jəlēz'), city (1990 pop. 3,485,398), seat of Los Angeles co., S Calif.; inc. 1850. County Deputy District Attorney.
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