LexisNexis Practice Guide: Minnesota Criminal Law

Lexis Nexis Practice Guide: Minnesota Criminal Law, is an affordable, quick answer guide to state criminal procedure questions. Written by experienced practitioners, the Practice Guide offers concise explanations of each step in a criminal case, as well as unique practice strategies and checklists to ensure that the practitioner identifies and addresses all the legal and procedural issues related to each task.
Publisher: LexisNexis
Print Book :1 volume, softbound, updated annually
2017 Edition
$169.00
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ISBN: 9781522100188
Publisher: LexisNexis
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With its concise writing style, streamlined chapter format, abundance of checklists and forms, extensive references to leading and related cases, cross references to relevant analytical content, and authoritative guidance, you'll find more of everything that makes a practice guide valuable and easy for you to use.

Topically organized, LexisNexis Practice Guide: Minnesota Criminal Law covers the entire process of a criminal trial in Minnesota, from the initial representation of a client through sentencing and post-sentencing procedures and much more.

Each Practice Guide chapter combines authoritative legal analysis with an expert author’s practical insights, distilled from years of litigation practice. Minnesota Criminal Law includes Practice Tips that transition smoothly from legal analysis to practical application of a point of law.

Chapter parts begin with a detailed practice checklist defining the essentials of a major task. Checklists capture the essential steps (the what, when, and how) of each task, with cross-references to relevant authority and discussion of the topic within the chapter itself.

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Table of Contents

CHAPTER 1: INITIAL REPRESENTATION OF A CLIENT IN A CRIMINAL CASE

CHAPTER 2: FIRST APPEARANCE, BAIL, AND RELEASE HEARINGS

CHAPTER 3: THE GRAND JURY

CHAPTER 4: THE ROLE OF THE PROSECUTOR

CHAPTER 5: PRETRIAL PROCEDURES

CHAPTER 6: SETTLEMENT NEGOTIATIONS AND PLEAS

CHAPTER 7: EVIDENCE

CHAPTER 8: TRIAL AND VERDICTS

CHAPTER 9: SENTENCING UNDER THE MINNESOTA SENTENCING GUIDELINES

CHAPTER 10: PROBATION AND VIOLATIONS

CHAPTER 11: APPEALS

CHAPTER 12: POSTCONVICTION PROCEEDINGS AND HABEAS CORPUS

CHAPTER 13: EXTRAORDINARY REMEDIES: PARDONS AND EXPUNGEMENTS

TABLE OF CASES

TABLE OF STATUTES

INDEX