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Arrests without conviction how often they occur and why by Floyd Feeney

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Justice, National Institute of Justice, For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. in Washington, D.C .
Written in English



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  • Arrest -- United States.,
  • Prosecution -- United States.,
  • Criminal justice, Administration of -- United States.,
  • Criminal statistics -- United States.

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Edition Notes

StatementFloyd Feeney, Forrest Dill, Adrianne Weir.
ContributionsDill, Forrest., Weir, Adrianne W., National Institute of Justice (U.S.)
LC ClassificationsKF9625 .F4 1983
The Physical Object
Paginationxxi, 274 p. ;
Number of Pages274
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2817827M
LC Control Number83602730

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