TITLE

Police Powers

AUTHOR(S)
Stuntz, William J.
PUB. DATE
July 2005
SOURCE
New Republic;7/25/2005, Vol. 233 Issue 4, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Offers a look at the role of the United States Supreme Court in law enforcement and the administration of justice. Report that the U.S. incarcerates more than two million people in its prisons and jails in 2005; Statement that 45 percent of prisoners in the U.S. are black; Reference to Supreme Court rulings that make it easier for police to make drug busts on poor city streets than in the suburbs; Rules placed on criminal trials by the Supreme Court.
ACCESSION #
17660137

 

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