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Defending Criminal Cases: Trials, Sentencing, Appeals, and Posttrial Issues 2018 Edition

Essential guide covering defending criminal cases in Illinois.
  • Product ID: 18DEFCRIMTRIALU
  • Formats:
    • Handbook
    • E-book

Description

This handbook is from the defense perspective but consists of practical guidance and legal analysis that will benefit defense counsel and prosecutors alike. It contains material written by criminal defense attorneys and judges who provide insight from their own experiences in the field. This handbook covers trials, sentencing, appeals, and posttrial issues. Specific topics include trial strategy, jury issues, trial legal issues, evidence, preserving the record, criminal sentencing, criminal appeals, the Illinois Post-Conviction Hearing Act, and habeas corpus.

Thomas A. Lilien, Office of the State Appellate Defender, Elgin, General Editor

Chapter 1 — Trial Strategy
Keith Grant, Chief, Special Defense & Professional Development, Lake County Public Defender’s Office, Waukegan

Chapter 2 — Jury Issues
Marcos Reyes, Chief, Legal Resources Division, Law Office of the Cook County Public Defender, Chicago

Chapter 3 — Trial Legal Issues
Marcos Reyes, Chief, Legal Resources Division, Law Office of the Cook County Public Defender, Chicago

Chapter 4 — Evidence
Allison Motta and Robert M. Motta, II, Motta & Motta LLC, Aurora

Chapter 5 — Preserving the Record
Jed Stone, Stone & Associates, Ltd., Waukegan

Chapter 6 — Criminal Sentencing in Illinois
Stephen L. Richards, Law Office of Stephen L. Richards, Chicago

Chapter 7 — The Criminal Appeal
Larry Wechter, Geneva

Chapter 8 — Illinois Post-Conviction Hearing Act
Anna M. Ahronheim, Law Office of Anna M. Ahronheim, Chicago and Pittsburgh, PA

Chapter 9 — Habeas Corpus
Joshua Sachs, Law Office of Joshua Sachs, Evanston

 

 

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