The Resource Racial disparities in federal prosecutions, a joint project of the Brennan Center for Justice and the National Institute on Law and Equality ; [James E. Johnson, et al., authors]

Racial disparities in federal prosecutions, a joint project of the Brennan Center for Justice and the National Institute on Law and Equality ; [James E. Johnson, et al., authors]

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Racial disparities in federal prosecutions
Title
Racial disparities in federal prosecutions
Statement of responsibility
a joint project of the Brennan Center for Justice and the National Institute on Law and Equality ; [James E. Johnson, et al., authors]
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Language
eng
Summary
"Racial disparities have been documented at every stage of the criminal justice system. African Americans and other racial and ethnic minorities are more likely to be arrested than white citizens, more likely to be charged once arrested, and more likely to be convicted and imprisoned once charged. In 2005, the Brennan Center for Justice at NYU School of Law and the National Institute for Law and Equity brought together 12 former prosecutors, most of whom had served as United States Attorneys, to look hard at racial and ethnic disparities within the federal criminal justice system and begin to craft a solution to this long-standing and troubling problem. All acknowledged that prosecutors wield great power throughout criminal prosecution. All agreed that it is essential to monitor the role that race and ethnicity play in each stage of the prosecutorial process. Together, the participants proceeded to draft guidelines for federal prosecutors"--Introduction
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  • Federal Sentencing Reporter
  • HeinOnline
Index
no index present
LC call number
HV9950
LC item number
.R33 2010 ONLINE
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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1960-
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  • Johnson, James Edward
  • Brennan Center for Justice
  • National Institute on Law and Equality
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  • Discrimination in criminal justice administration
  • Crime and race
  • Prosecution
  • Crime and race
  • Discrimination in criminal justice administration
  • Prosecution
  • United States
Label
Racial disparities in federal prosecutions, a joint project of the Brennan Center for Justice and the National Institute on Law and Equality ; [James E. Johnson, et al., authors]
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  • Title from PDF title screen (viewed September 22, 2010)
  • Preserved in the OCLC Digital Archive. Harvested from http://www.brennancenter.org/page/-/Justice/ProsecutorialDiscretion_report.pdf?nocdn=1 on Sept. 24, 2010
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 20-21)
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online resource
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
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665070280
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ii, 21 pages)
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online
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computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)665070280
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  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • System requirements: Adobe Acrobat Reader
Terms governing use
The "Foreword" by James E. Johnson and the "Introduction" by Nicole Austin-Hillery and Melanca Clark are publications of the Brennan Center for Justice. © 2010. These writings are covered by the Creative Commons "Attribution-No Derivs-NonCommercial" license (see http://creativecommons.org). They may be reproduced in their entirety as long as the Brennan Center for Justice at New York University School of Law is credited, a link to the Center's web page is provided, and no charge is imposed. This work may not be reproduced in part or in altered form, or if a fee is charged, without the Center's permission. Please let the Center know if you reprint. Virtually identical versions of the sections titled "Recommendations of Former U.S. Attorneys" and "Former U.S. Attorneys Reflect on Racial Disparities in the Federal Criminal Justice System" were published previously, under the title "Prosecutorial Discretion and Racial Disparities in Federal Sentencing: Some Views of Former U.S. Attorneys," authored by Lynn Lu, and appeared in the Federal Sentencing Reporter, Vol. 19, No. 3: 192-201. © 2007, Vera Institute of Justice. Used by permission. All rights reserved. To access the Federal Sentencing Reporter and other University of California Press journals, visit http://www.ucpress.edu/journals
Label
Racial disparities in federal prosecutions, a joint project of the Brennan Center for Justice and the National Institute on Law and Equality ; [James E. Johnson, et al., authors]
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from PDF title screen (viewed September 22, 2010)
  • Preserved in the OCLC Digital Archive. Harvested from http://www.brennancenter.org/page/-/Justice/ProsecutorialDiscretion_report.pdf?nocdn=1 on Sept. 24, 2010
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 20-21)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
665070280
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ii, 21 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)665070280
System details
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • System requirements: Adobe Acrobat Reader
Terms governing use
The "Foreword" by James E. Johnson and the "Introduction" by Nicole Austin-Hillery and Melanca Clark are publications of the Brennan Center for Justice. © 2010. These writings are covered by the Creative Commons "Attribution-No Derivs-NonCommercial" license (see http://creativecommons.org). They may be reproduced in their entirety as long as the Brennan Center for Justice at New York University School of Law is credited, a link to the Center's web page is provided, and no charge is imposed. This work may not be reproduced in part or in altered form, or if a fee is charged, without the Center's permission. Please let the Center know if you reprint. Virtually identical versions of the sections titled "Recommendations of Former U.S. Attorneys" and "Former U.S. Attorneys Reflect on Racial Disparities in the Federal Criminal Justice System" were published previously, under the title "Prosecutorial Discretion and Racial Disparities in Federal Sentencing: Some Views of Former U.S. Attorneys," authored by Lynn Lu, and appeared in the Federal Sentencing Reporter, Vol. 19, No. 3: 192-201. © 2007, Vera Institute of Justice. Used by permission. All rights reserved. To access the Federal Sentencing Reporter and other University of California Press journals, visit http://www.ucpress.edu/journals

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