Standards relating to the function of the trial judge. by American Bar Association. Advisory Committee on the Judge"s Function.

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Published by Office of Criminal Justice Project, Institute of Judicial Administration] in [New York .

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  • Trial practice -- United States.,
  • Judges -- United States.

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At head of title: American Bar Association Project on Standards for Criminal Justice.

Book details

StatementRecommended by the Advisory Committee on the Judge"s Function. Frank J. Murray, chairman; Thomas J. O"Toole, reporter; Steven Duke, associate reporter. Tentative draft.
ContributionsAmerican Bar Association. Project on Criminal Justice.
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LC ClassificationsKF9655.Z9 A54
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 103 p.
Number of Pages103
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5343726M
LC Control Number72197939

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