• Home
  • /
  • Go Directly to Jail by Gene Healy
11 View(s)

Go Directly to Jail by Gene Healy

Go Directly to Jail

Description : At one time, the sanction of the criminal law was reserved for serious, morally culpable offenders. But during the past 40 years, an unholy alliance of tough-on-crime conservatives and anti-big-business liberals has utterly transformed the criminal law. Today, while violent crime often goes unpunished, Congress continues to add new, trivial offenses to the federal criminal code. The result is a labyrinthine criminal code, a burgeoning prison population, and often real injustice. Go Directly to Jail examines those alarming trends and proposes reforms that could rein in a criminal justice apparatus at war with fairness and common sense.

Subtitle : The Criminalization of Almost Everything

Authors : Gene Healy

Published Date : 2004

Publisher : Cato Institute

ISBN : 1930865635

Page : 173 Pages

Categories : Law

Total Download: 37

Filesize: 10 MB

Download PDF : go-directly-to-jail.pdf

Related Ebooks:

  1. night dad went to jail by Melissa Higgins When someone you love goes to jail, you might feel lost, scared, and even mad. What do you do? No matter who your loved one is, this story can help you through the tough times... Published date on: 2012 with total page: pages. Publisher of Night Dad Went to Jail is Capstone.
  2. letter from the birmingham jail by Martin Luther King (Jr.) Martin Luther King, Jr. rarely had time to answer his critics. But on April 16, 1963, he was confined to the Birmingham jail, serving a sentence for participating in civil rights demonstrations. "Alon.... Published date on: 1994 with total page: 35 pages. Publisher of Letter from the Birmingham Jail is Harpercollins.
  3. how to beat the system without going to jail by Marc Charles .... Published date on: with total page: pages. Publisher of How to Beat the System without Going to Jail is Marc Charles.
  4. prison and jail administration: practice and theory by Peter M. Carlson, Judith Simon Garrett Prison and Jail Administration: Practice and Theory, Second Edition has been completely revised an updated to include the latest research and best practices in corrections management. This book is the.... Published date on: 2009-09-22 with total page: 583 pages. Publisher of Prison and Jail Administration: Practice and Theory is Jones & Bartlett Publishers.
  5. galileo goes to jail and other myths about science and religion by Ronald L. Numbers Ronald Numbers has recruited the leading scholars in this new history of science to puncture the myths, from Galileo's incarceration to Darwin's deathbed conversion to Einstein's belief in a personal .... Published date on: 2009 with total page: 302 pages. Publisher of Galileo Goes to Jail and Other Myths about Science and Religion is Harvard University Press.

Related Ebooks by date:

  1. in retrospect by Robert S. McNamara, Brian VanDeMark The Secretary of Defense for the Kennedy and Johnson administrations provides an account of how and why America became involved in Vietnam and discusses the long-term ramifications of decisions made d.... Published date on: 1996 with total page: 518 pages. Publisher of In Retrospect is Vintage.
  2. encyclopedia of the vietnam war, the: a political, social, and military history by Spencer C. Tucker The Vietnam War lasted more than a decade, was the longest war in U.S. history, and cost the lives of nearly 60,000 American soldiers, as well as millions of Vietnamese—many of whom were uninvolved .... Published date on: 2011-05-20 with total page: 1804 pages. Publisher of Encyclopedia of the Vietnam War, The: A Political, Social, and Military History is ABC-CLIO.
  3. in retrospect: after their military discharge, what factors enabled combat vietnam veterans to obtain a college degree and live a successful life, as defined by them? by Bradley M. Walck This phenomenological study was conducted with six combat Vietnam veterans who all entered the military at a young age with little or no higher education. To be eligible to participate in this study e.... Published date on: 2008 with total page: 183 pages. Publisher of In Retrospect: After Their Military Dischar
  4. argument without end by Robert S. McNamara, James G. Blight, Robert Kendall Brigham, Thomas J. Biersteker The former Secretary of Defense, and leading scholars from the U.S. and Vietnam, offer a groundbreaking new study of exactly how the Vietnam War happened-- and why it could not be stopped before three.... Published date on: 2000-04-28 with total page: 479 pages. Publisher of Argument Without End is Public Affairs.
  5. cuba on the brink by James G. Blight, Bruce J. Allyn, David A. Welch An account of the relationship between Cuba and the Soviet Union describes Castro's view of the American threat and dramatic exchanges between Castro and such conference participants as Anatoly I. Gri.... Published date on: 1993 with total page: 509 pages. Publisher of Cuba on the Brink is Pantheon.