3 edition of Measuring the explosive growth of federal crime legislation found in the catalog.
Measuring the explosive growth of federal crime legislation
John S. Baker
by Federalist Society for Law and Public Policy Studies in Washington, D.C
Written in English
Includes bibliographical references (p. 13-15).
|Other titles||Crime report.|
|Statement||John S. Baker, Jr.|
|Contributions||Federalist Society for Law and Public Policy Studies (U.S.)|
|LC Classifications||KF9219 .B34 2004|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||31 p. :|
|Number of Pages||31|
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