Judgments Criminal Books
Books con argomento Judgments Criminal
The Origins of Reasonable Doubt
Whitman James Q.
edizioni Yale Univ Pr collana Yale Univ Pr (Hardcover) , 2008
To be convicted of a crime in the United States, a person must be proven guilty “beyond a reasonable doubt.” But what is reasonable doubt? Even sophisticated legal experts find this fundamental doctrine difficult to explain. In this accessible book, James Q. Whitman digs deep into the history of the law and discovers...
Culbert Jennifer L.
edizioni Stanford Univ Pr collana Stanford Univ Pr (Paperback) , 2007
Dead Certainty is about the challenge of judging matters of public concern without a common sense of the good or other shared criteria that validate final decisions. Examining both the philosophical and the practical aspects of this challenge, this book focuses on United States Supreme Court opinions that authorize...