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Federal Criminal Practice: A Second Circuit Handbook

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A thorough reference tailored to the needs of busy criminal law practitioners, Federal Criminal Practice: A Second Circuit Handbook identifies the rulings that shape any given aspect of Second Circuit criminal practice. This one-volume annual is broad enough to provide an excellent introduction for the newcomer, yet detailed enough to become a trusted resource to veteran practitioners. 51 major topics are surveyed in the context of decisions issued by the U.S. Supreme Court and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, including:

•   Discovery
•   Immunity
•   Indictments
•   Jury Instructions
•   Pretrial Matters
•   Search and Seizure
•   Habeas Corpus

Analyze and prepare for every phase of your federal criminal case, guided by a federal district judge, a federal prosecutor, and a defense attorney with extensive, in-the-trenches criminal litigation experience within the Second Circuit.

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Appeals
Chapter 2 Arraignment
Chapter 3 Arrest
Chapter 4 Bail
Chapter 5 Collateral Estoppel
Chapter 6 Competency Determinations
Chapter 7 Confessions
Chapter 8 Conflicts of Interest
Chapter 9 Confrontation
Chapter 10 Contacts with Represented Persons
Chapter 11 Continuance
Chapter 12 Counsel (Defense Attorneys)
Chapter 13 Detainers
Chapter 14 Discovery
Chapter 15 Double Jeopardy
Chapter 16 Electronic Surveillance
Chapter 17 Exclusionary Rule
Chapter 18 Exculpatory Evidence
Chapter 19 Ex Post Facto Violations
Chapter 20 Grand Jury
Chapter 21 Guilty Pleas
Chapter 22 Habeas Corpus
Chapter 23 Identification Procedures
Chapter 24 Immunity
Chapter 25 Indictments
Chapter 26 Ineffective Assistance of Counsel
Chapter 27 Joinder and Severance
Chapter 28 Judges
Chapter 29 Judgment of Acquittal Motions (Rule 29 Motions)
Chapter 30 Jurors
Chapter 31 Jury Instructions
Chapter 32 Jury Selection
Chapter 33 New Trial Motions
Chapter 34 Plea Agreements
Chapter 35 Pretrial Matters
Chapter 36 Probable Cause
Chapter 37 Prosecutors
Chapter 38 Prosecutorial Misconduct
Chapter 39 Public Trial
Chapter 40 Search and Seizure
Chapter 41 Self-Representation (Pro Se Defendants)
Chapter 42 Sentencing
Chapter 43 Speedy Trial
Chapter 44 Stop and Frisk (Terry Stops)
Chapter 45 Subpoenas (Compulsory Process)
Chapter 46 Sufficiency of the Evidence
Chapter 47 Summations (Closing Arguments)
Chapter 48 Venue
Chapter 49 Verdicts
Chapter 50 Victims
Chapter 51 Warrants
Table of Cases
Table of Statutes
Table of Rules