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Friday, July 5, 2013

Brown on Prosecutors and Plea Bargaining

Brown darryl kDarryl K. Brown (University of Virginia School of Law) has posted American Prosecutors' Powers and Obligations in the Era of Plea Bargaining (The Prosecutor in Transnational Perspective (E. Luna & M. Wade eds.) (OUP 2012)) on SSRN. Here is the abstract:

This chapter appears in "The Prosecutor in Transnational Perspective" (Oxford Univ. Press 2012) assesses American prosecutors' obligations, authority and discretion, with special reference to U.S. plea bargaining rules. It highlights some differences between prosecutors in federal and state systems and, to a lesser degree, differences with prosecutorial duties and powers in jurisdictions outside the U.S

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