ALI-ABA Monday Forum: How to Handle a Criminal Case in the Federal Courts
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Published by Joint Committee on Continuing Legal Education of the American Law Institute and the American Bar Association in [Philadelphia] .
Written in English



  • United States.


  • Trial practice -- United States.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesHow to handle a criminal case in the Federal courts.
ContributionsJoint Committee on Continuing Legal Education (U.S.), Association of the Bar of the City of New York.
LC ClassificationsKF9655.Z9 A14 1972
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 42 l.
Number of Pages42
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5333353M
LC Control Number72186569

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