The Supreme Court on trial : how the American justice system sacrifices innocent defendants / George C. Thomas III.
Contributor(s): ebrary, Inc.Material type: TextSeries: ebrary.Publisher: Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, c2008Description: x, 307 p. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9780472116188 (cloth : alk. paper); 0472116185 (cloth : alk. paper).Subject(s): Judicial review -- United States | Judgments, Criminal -- United States | Criminal justice, Administration of -- United States | Due process of law -- United States | False imprisonment -- United States | Law and fact -- United StatesOnline resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Innocence ignored -- The fundamental value of due process -- In the beginning: God, juries, and God again -- Truth from juries: William the Conqueror, Henry II, and the Catholic church -- Truth from juries: America before the twentieth century -- In God's name: is that the man? -- Truth from procedure: the Supreme Court tries a new tack -- Looking for truth in unexpected places -- The hitch-hiker's guide to protecting innocence.
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