Widely known as the “crim law bible,” this CEB classic answers virtually every question about criminal law practice. This is the most comprehensive portable guide to criminal law available.
Effectively manage deadlines with charts included throughout
Get right to the information you need using the thorough index with commonly used shorthand phrases
Benefit from the work of over 60 attorneys and judges
Stay on top of developments in sentencing, custody credits, probation and parole as a result of realignment
Learn when retroactive relief is available for a defendant serving a life sentence under the Three Strikes Law and for an offender sentenced to LWOP for a crime committed while under the age of 18 years
Know when a defendant charged with a “wobblette” has a right to a jury trial and appointed counsel
Discover the effect on a federal petition for a writ of habeas corpus of the California Supreme Court’s denial of a petition with citations to In re Swain (1949) 34 C2d 300 and People v Duvall (1995) 9 C4th 464
Assess whether a prospective juror in a capital case can be excused for cause based on questionnaire answers alone
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