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Title Criminal courts for the 21st century / [compiled by] Lisa Stolzenberg, Stewart J. D'Alessio.
Imprint Upper Saddle River, N.J. : Prentice Hall, [1999]

Series Prentice Hall's contemporary justice series
Prentice Hall's contemporary justice series.
Subject Criminal justice, Administration of -- United States.
Criminal courts -- United States.
Criminal procedure -- United States.
Alt Name Stolzenberg, Lisa.
D'Alessio, Stewart J.
Add Title Criminal courts for the twenty-first century
Description viii, 429 pages : illustrations, forms ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references.
ISBN 0130805491
OCLC # 39860042
Table of Contents
Pt. 1Courts, Prosecution and the Defense1
 1Justice Rationed in the Pursuit of Efficiency: De Novo Trials in the Criminal Courts / David A. Harris4
 2Drug Diversion Courts: Are They Needed and Will They Succeed in Breaking the Cycle of Drug-Related Crime? / James R. Brown47
 3Pregnancy, Drugs, and the Perils of Prosecution / Wendy K. Mariner, Leonard H. Glantz, George J. Annas77
 4The Criminal Defense Lawyer: Zealous Advocate, Double Agent, or Beleaguered Dealer / Rodney J. Uphoff92
 5Juvenile (In)Justice and the Criminal Court Alternative / Barry C. Feld122
Pt. 2Pretrial Procedures and Evidentiary Issues141
 6The Bail Guidelines Experiment in Dade County, Miami: A Case Study in the Development and Implementation of a Policy Innovation / Peter R. Jones, John S. Goldkamp144
 7Pretrial Drug Testing: Panacea or Pandora's Box? / Christy A. Visher168
 8Is a Ban on Plea Bargaining an Ethical Abuse of Discretion? A Bronx County, New York Case Study / Roland Acevedo186
 9The Psychology of Perception, Eyewitness Identification, and the Lineup / Marvin Zalman, Larry Siegel212
 10DNA (Deoxyribonucleic Acid) Evidence, Criminal Law, and Felony Prosecutions: Issues and Prospects / Larry G. Mays, Noreen Purcell, L. Thomas Winfree, Jr.225
Pt. 3The Criminal Trial237
 11The Jury is Still Out: The Role of Jury Science in the Modern American Courtroom / Jeremy W. Barber240
 12The American Jury: Handicapped in the Pursuit of Justice / Saul M. Kassin264
 13Judicial Misconduct During Jury Deliberations / Bennett L. Gershman289
 14Time, TV, and Criminal Justice: Second Thoughts on the Simpson Trial / Samuel H. Pillsbury307
 15Cameras in the Jury Room: An Unnecessary and Dangerous Precedent / Abraham Abramovsky, Jonathan I. Edelstein328
Pt. 4Punishment and Sentencing351
 16Themes of Injustice: Wrongful Convictions, Racial Prejudice, and Lawyer Incompetence / Bennett L. Gershman354
 17Victim Participation at Sentencing / Valerie Finn-Deluca364
 18"Three Strikes and You're Out": The Impact of California's New Mandatory Sentencing Law on Serious Crime Rates / Lisa Stolzenberg, Stewart J. D'Alessio383
 19Imposing the Death Penalty on Juvenile Murderers: A Constitutional Assessment / Kenneth F. Gewerth, Clifford K. Dorne393
 20Don't Spare the Rod: A Proposed Return to Public, Corporal Punishment of Convicts / Whitney S. Weideman411