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The Criminal Law Handbook

Know Your Rights, Survive the System

Author: Paul Bergman,Sara J. Berman

Publisher: Nolo

ISBN: 1413324703

Category: Law

Page: 656

View: 2041

Criminal law books are usually for lawyers. Not this one. It is the preeminent overview of the criminal justice system for consumers. It’s for anyone interested in the criminal justice system, from those personally involved in it to those who simply want to understand it. It’s the perfect gift for friends who love CSI and Law & Order, or the popular podcast Serial. It’s one of two Nolo books to appear in a movie Teaching Mrs. Tingle w/ Helen Mirren (1999).

The Criminal Law Handbook

Know Your Rights, Survive the System

Author: Paul Bergman,Sara J. Berman

Publisher: Nolo

ISBN: 1413324703

Category: Law

Page: 656

View: 8071

Criminal law books are usually for lawyers. Not this one. It is the preeminent overview of the criminal justice system for consumers. It’s for anyone interested in the criminal justice system, from those personally involved in it to those who simply want to understand it. It’s the perfect gift for friends who love CSI and Law & Order, or the popular podcast Serial. It’s one of two Nolo books to appear in a movie Teaching Mrs. Tingle w/ Helen Mirren (1999).

Criminal Law

A Desk Reference

Author: Paul Bergman

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781413325768

Category: Law

Page: 432

View: 452

With this easy-to-read desk reference, readers can develop an understanding of a criminal law concept in a moment's time. It's for anyone--including students, writers, and people personally involved in the justice system--who wants to know about criminal law but doesn't want to spend hours combing through legalese.

Kleinstadthölle

Roman

Author: Jonathan Tropper

Publisher: Knaur eBook

ISBN: 3426416263

Category: Fiction

Page: 432

View: 1451

Joe hat es geschafft. Er hat nicht nur seine spießige Heimat verlassen und ist nach New York gegangen, er hat auch einen Bestseller geschrieben – einen bitterbösen Roman über seine Jugend, seine Heimatstadt und dessen Bewohner. Nie mehr wollte er einen Fuß nach Bush Falls setzen. Doch als sein Vater schwer erkrankt, kehrt Joe zurück in die gefürchtete Kleinstadthölle, in der er alles andere als herzlich empfangen wird.

Die wahrhaftige Geschichte von der Wiederkehr des Martin Guerre

Author: Natalie Zemon Davis

Publisher: Berlin : Verlag K. Wagenbach

ISBN: 9783803124982

Category: Du Tilh, Arnault, d. 1560

Page: 221

View: 640

Common law

Author: Oliver Wendell Holmes

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783428121519

Category: Common law

Page: 423

View: 2816

Drei Söhne

Ein Mordprozess

Author: Helen Garner

Publisher: eBook Berlin Verlag

ISBN: 382707908X

Category: Fiction

Page: 352

View: 9766

»Ich sah es in den Nachrichten. Nacht. Gebüsch. Wasser, verschwommene Lichter, ein Hubschrauber. Männer mit Warnwesten und Schutzhelmen. Hier war etwas Entsetzliches passiert..« Robert Farquharson bekommt sein Leben einfach nicht auf die Reihe. Seit einiger Zeit lebt er getrennt von seiner Familie. Am Abend des Vatertags im Jahr 2005 fährt er die drei Söhne zurück zuseiner Exfrau Cindy, als sein Wagen von der Straße abkommt und in einen See stürzt. Nur er kann sich aus dem Auto befreien ... Tragischer Unfall oder Racheakt – diese Frage wird die australische Justiz und Öffentlichkeit in den folgenden Jahren beschäftigen – und sie wird für Helen Garner geradezu zur Obsession. Sie verfolgt den Prozess durch alle Instanzen und erzählt die Geschichte eines Mannes und seines kaputten Leben und das unerhörte und unvorhersehbare Gerichts-Drama auf der Suche nach Gerechtigkeit.

Misdemeanor Prosecution

Your Legal Rights

Author: Carla Mooney

Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc

ISBN: 1477780319

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 64

View: 661

Far too often, teens find themselves caught up in the legal system over actions that didn’t seem like a big deal at the time. Unforeseen consequences of small pranks, petty theft, public drinking or urination, simple assault, and trespassing can become too overwhelming for somebody without legal experience, resources, or know-how. This simple guide defines misdemeanors and minor offenses, explains what to do when cited for one, and narrates the court experience in an accessible way. Most important, it also guides readers who may have already encountered trouble on successfully moving beyond it and avoiding further problems down the line.

Save Your Small Business

10 Crucial Strategies to Survive Hard Times Or Close Down & Move on

Author: Ralph E. Warner,Bethany K. Laurence

Publisher: Nolo

ISBN: 1413310419

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 316

View: 5088

Written by a business owner who has survived three decades of challenges, this resource provides 12 no-nonsense strategies for small business owners on protecting personal assets from creditors and surviving the current recession.

Your Legal Rights as a Juvenile Tried as an Adult

Author: Cristen Nagle

Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc

ISBN: 147778019X

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 64

View: 2094

Teens who find themselves in trouble with the law need to know how to deal with the justice system. The fact that a teen can be tried either as a juvenile, and proceed through the juvenile justice system, or as an adult, and proceed through the criminal justice system, complicates this. This user-friendly guidebook explains the differences between the two systems and the advantages and disadvantages of each. It emphasizes how teens can use their constitutional rights to defend themselves. Specific scenarios make abstract concepts easy to grasp. The author and the expert reader are both practicing lawyers.

Your Legal Rights Online

Author: Kevin Moore

Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc

ISBN: 1477780114

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 64

View: 7016

This timely guide reminds readers of their legal rights and responsibilities online. Reviewed by legal experts, it outlines the laws of cyberspace and some of the common activities and practices that can trip up young Web users. It also offers readers an overview of what to expect if they or someone they know gets into legal trouble, including what happens in court and what their rights are. Real-life events help explain what can happen when the law is disregarded. It also highlights some perhaps surprising legal parameters, in hopes of keeping readers mindful of safe, responsible, and legal Internet use.

Represent Yourself in Court

How to Prepare & Try a Winning Case

Author: Paul Bergman,Sara J. Berman

Publisher: Nolo

ISBN: 1413323081

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 552

View: 6757

If you’re going to trial without an attorney, this is the essential guide for making the most of your day in court. Represent Yourself in Court breaks the trial process down into easy-to-understand steps, so that you can act as your own lawyer—safely and efficiently.

The Severe and Persistent Mental Illness Treatment Planner

Author: Arthur E. Jongsma, Jr.,David J. Berghuis,Timothy J. Bruce

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1119064260

Category: Psychology

Page: 336

View: 8153

This timesaving resource features: Treatment plan components for 31 behaviorally based presentingproblems Over 1,000 prewritten treatment goals, objectives, andinterventions—plus space to record your own treatment planoptions A step-by-step guide to writing treatment plans that meet therequirements of most accrediting bodies, insurance companies, andthird-party payors Includes new Evidence-Based Practice Interventions asrequired by many public funding sources and private insurers PracticePlanners® THE BESTSELLINGTREATMENT PLANNING SYSTEM FOR MENTAL HEALTH PROFESSIONALS The Severe and Persistent Mental Illness TreatmentPlanner, Second Edition provides all the elements necessaryto quickly and easily develop formal treatment plans that satisfythe demands of HMOs, managed care companies, third-party payors,and state and federal agencies. New edition features empirically supported, evidence-basedtreatment interventions Organized around 31 main presenting problems, includingemployment problems, family conflicts, financial needs,homelessness, intimate relationship conflicts, and socialanxiety Over 1,000 prewritten treatment goals, objectives, andinterventions—plus space to record your own treatment planoptions Easy-to-use reference format helps locate treatment plancomponents by behavioral problem Designed to correspond with The Severe and Persistent MentalIllness Progress Notes Planner, Second Edition Includes a sample treatment plan that conforms to therequirements of most third-party payors and accrediting agencies(including CARF, The Joint Commission, COA, and NCQA) Additional resources in thePracticePlanners® series: Progress Notes Planners contain complete, prewrittenprogress notes for each presenting problem in the companionTreatment Planners. Documentation Sourcebooks provide the forms and records thatmental health professionals need to efficiently run theirpractice. For more information on ourPracticePlanners®, including our full lineof Treatment Planners, visit us on the Web at:www.wiley.com/practiceplanners

Retire-And Start Your Own Business

Author: Martha Sargent

Publisher: Nolo

ISBN: 1413315534

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 336

View: 1655

The only book that helps entrepreneurial retirees figure out how to get that dream business up and running! If you plan to retire and start your own business then this one-of-a-kind book is ideal for you. A comprehensive, step-by-step guide, Retire -- And Start Your Own Business is packed with practical, hands-on tools (including a CD-ROM) to help entrepreneurs like you pick and run a perfect business. This book is at the leading edge of the new retirement: more retirees need or want to keep working. It shows you how to: define success for you take stock of your skills and experience work with the time and money you have generate business ideas perform four "reality checks" on your best idea get ready to launch your business understand important legal, financial and tax matters find the best health insurance and more Plus: Retire--And Start Your Own Business provides dozens of exercises that can help you understand exactly what you want from your businesses and your life. The CD-ROM provides Excel spreadsheets, plus additional worksheets and lessons not included in the book. The CD-ROM that accompanies the printed version of this book includes forms or other tools; in this eBook, you'll find all those documents in the appendix or at the back of the book.

Nolo's Essential Retirement Tax Guide

Your Health, Home, Investments & More

Author: Twila Slesnick,John C. Suttle

Publisher: Nolo

ISBN: 1413309127

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 410

View: 9562

"When you retire, your taxes, and potential deductions, change considerably. Step-by-step ... [this book] explains all these changes in plain English, and covers the tax considerations of doing volunteer work, increased medical expenses, buying a boat, RV or second home, making charitable donations, paying for a grandchild's education, living off your investments, selling or renting out a home, starting a business, [and] giving financial help to family members. Plus, make sure you don't miss a single deduction with easy-to-use checklists."--Publisher's description.

Indexing Specialties

Law

Author: Peter A. Kendrick,Enid L. Zafran

Publisher: Information Today, Inc.

ISBN: 9781573871136

Category: Computers

Page: 140

View: 9710

This release in the popular Indexing Specialities series is devoted to the topic of legal indexing, with contributions from more than a dozen leading practitioners. Sections include Getting Started, Indexing and Tabling Legal Cases, The Unique Challenges of Indexing Statutory Materials, New Technologies and Methodologies, and Reflections on Legal Indexing. This is a unique and valuable reference that belongs on the desk of every legal indexer.

Oberst Hannes

Author: Daniel Defoe

Publisher: tredition

ISBN: 3842406738

Category:

Page: 208

View: 8256

Dieses Buch ist Teil der "Edition Projekt Gutenberg-DE", welche mehr als 3.000 Klassiker der deutschsprachigen Literatur umfasst. Die Werke dieser Edition umfassen Romane, Erzählungen, Novellen, Dramen, Gedichte und Sachbücher in deutscher Sprache von über 1.200 Autoren. Neben den Standardwerken deutscher Literatur sind so viele zum Teil seit Jahren vergriffene Titel wieder erhältlich. Die Edition erscheint im zeitlosen, klassischen Design, das zum Sammeln einlädt. Der tredition Verlag bietet alle Werke der "Edition Gutenberg-DE" als Paperback, als Hardcover und auch als Großdruck-Ausgaben an.

I’ve Been Racially Profiled. Now What?

Author: Alexandra Hanson-Harding

Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc

ISBN: 147777985X

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 112

View: 3055

This volume explains what racial profiling is, who is likely to be targeted, and how to deal with the police if you are singled out. Readers will learn about the racial bias in the American justice and prison systems, as well as how to stay out of the school-to-prison pipeline.

Manager's Legal Handbook, The

Author: Amy DelPo,Lisa Guerin

Publisher: Nolo

ISBN: 1413315100

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 504

View: 2452

The quick reference to employment law for anyone who oversees workers. Whether you're managing workers or working in the HR department, The Manager's Legal Handbook is the perfect introduction to supervising employees and independent contractors safely and legally. Need some information about overtime? Want some useful ideas on workplace policies? Have a question about trade secrets and need the answer now? This one-of-a-kind book provides everything you need to stay within the bounds of the law, including: frequently asked questions concise articles helpful tips "lessons from the real world" dozens of resources, online and off Designed for managers and supervisors who need answers quickly, as well as professionals pursuing a career in human resources, The Manager's Legal Handbook covers hiring, firing and everything in between. The 5th edition is completely overhauled to provide quick answers to the questions that managers encounter every day. It includes updated 50-state legal charts and new sections on setting pay and communicating with employees.

Die Struktur des Verhaltens

Author: Maurice Merleau-Ponty

Publisher: Walter de Gruyter

ISBN: 3110833107

Category: Philosophy

Page: 303

View: 9325

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