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The Resource Chasing Gideon : the elusive quest for poor people's justice, Karen Houppert

Chasing Gideon : the elusive quest for poor people's justice, Karen Houppert

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Chasing Gideon : the elusive quest for poor people's justice
Title
Chasing Gideon
Title remainder
the elusive quest for poor people's justice
Statement of responsibility
Karen Houppert
Title variation
Chasing Gideon
Title variation remainder
the elusive quest for poor peoples justice
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A stinging indictment of a system of indigent defense, a widespread failure that, the author claims, dooms the nation's poor to being represented by insufficient counsel, unwise plea bargains, and wrongful convictions
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10173785
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DLC
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1956-
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Houppert, Karen
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Legal assistance to the poor
  • Right to counsel
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the elusive quest for poor people's justice
Label
Chasing Gideon : the elusive quest for poor people's justice, Karen Houppert
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Earlier and shorter versions of the chapters "A Perfect Storm" and "Death in Georgia" were first published in The Nation."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
918853
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 275 pages
Isbn
9781595588692
Lccn
2012047464
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781595588692
Label
Chasing Gideon : the elusive quest for poor people's justice, Karen Houppert
Publication
Note
"Earlier and shorter versions of the chapters "A Perfect Storm" and "Death in Georgia" were first published in The Nation."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
918853
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 275 pages
Isbn
9781595588692
Lccn
2012047464
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781595588692

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