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Author White, Welsh S., 1940-

Title Litigating in the shadow of death [electronic resource] : defense attorneys in capital cases / Welsh S. White.

Imprint Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, c2006.


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 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description viii, 219 p.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The role of defense lawyers in capital cases -- Effective assistance of counsel in capital cases -- Defending capital defendants who are innocent -- Defending capital defendants who have strong claims of innocence -- Defending a capital defendant in an aggravated case -- Plea bargaining in capital cases -- Seeking postconviction relief in capital cases -- Concluding observations.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Capital punishment -- United States.
Defense (Criminal procedure) -- United States.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 0472099116 (cloth : alk. paper)
047206911X (pbk. : alk. paper)

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