Sentencing guidelines

their effect in Minnesota by Terance D. Miethe

Publisher: U.S. Dept. of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, National Institute of Justice in [Washington, D.C.]

Written in English
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  • Sentences (Criminal procedure) -- Minnesota,
  • Criminal procedure -- Minnesota,
  • Judgments, Criminal -- Minnesota,
  • Punishment -- Minnesota

Edition Notes

StatementTerance D. Miethe and Charles A. Moore
SeriesResearch in brief
ContributionsMoore, Charles A. 1947-, National Institute of Justice (U.S.)
The Physical Object
Pagination1 folded sheet (6 p.) ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13612217M

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