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Measuring the explosive growth of federal crime legislation

John S. Baker

Measuring the explosive growth of federal crime legislation

by John S. Baker

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Published by Federalist Society for Law and Public Policy Studies in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Criminal law -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 13-15).

    Other titlesCrime report.
    StatementJohn S. Baker, Jr.
    ContributionsFederalist Society for Law and Public Policy Studies (U.S.)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsKF9219 .B34 2004
    The Physical Object
    Pagination31 p. :
    Number of Pages31
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16344152M
    OCLC/WorldCa55880147

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