Victim's rights : a reference handbook / Leigh Glenn

Author(s): Glenn, Leigh
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Subjects: Victims of crimes--Legal status, laws, etc.--United States
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, 1997
Series: Contemporary world issues
LC Classification: K, KF
Table of Contents: Preface
1. Introduction 1
Defining Crime Victims' Rights 1
Constitutional Amendments and Rights of the Accused 5
Politics, Social Activism, and Victims' Rights 12
Ronald Reagan and Victims' Rights 17
Victims' Rights and Other Issues 18
The Future of Victims' Rights 23
2. Chronology 35
3. Biographical Sketches 111
Cesare Beccaria 111
Frank G. Carrington 112
Ken Eikenberry 114
Margery Fry 116
Judge Lois Herrington Haight 117
Hans von Hentig 119
Charlotte Hullinger and Robert (Bob) Hullinger 121
Beniamin Mendelsohn 122
Bob Preston 123
Ronald Reagan 124
Roberta Roper 126
4. Policy, Legislation, and Court Cases 131
Policy 131
Legislation 139
Court Cases 146
5. Directory of Organizations 183
6. Selected Resources 195
Print Resources 195
Nonprint Resources 215
Index 219
Notes: LCCN: 97041945
ISBN: 0874368707
Includes bibliographical references and index
Physical Description: xv, 231 p. ; 24 cm
OCLC Number: 37725612
ISBN/ISSN: 0874368707

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