Victims' Rights: A Documentary and Reference Guide, 1st Edition

  • Douglas E. Beloof
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  • ISBN-10: 031339346X
  • ISBN-13: 9780313393464
  • DDC: 345.73
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 313 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released November 2012
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012

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This invaluable one-stop reference source supplies students and general readers with historical and current information on the victims' rights revolution in the United States, providing analysis on everything from human rights reports to Supreme Court cases that allows the reader to fully understand these documents.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Background and History of Victims’ Rights.
2: To Include Victims in the Criminal Process?.
3: The President’s Task Force on Victims of Crime.
4: The Federal Constitutional Context of Victims’ Rights.
5: The Oklahoma City Bombing and the Failure of Federal Victims’ Rights.
6: The Federal Constitutional Victims’ Rights Effort.
7: The Crime Victims’ Rights Act.
8: Present Status and the Future of Victims’ Rights.
About the Author.