The answers to question regarding crime and criminal law as it functions in this country are answered in this lucid anddetaied exposition of American criminal law at work. The Author provides some historical background, chapters on how laws are made, federal courst, state courts, trial procedures, and juries. A Criticism of double standards in court, judicial sentencing problems and rules of evidence rounds out the book.
Used availability for Richard Deming's Man and Society
August 2017 : USA Paperback