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Appellate review of sentences hearings before the Subcommittee on Improvements in Judicial Machinery of the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, eighty-ninth Congress, second session, on S. 2722 ... March 1 and 2, 1966 by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on the Judiciary. Subcommittee on Improvements in Judicial Machinery.

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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English


  • Sentences (Criminal procedure) -- United States

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Includes bibliographical references

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Paginationiii, 196 p. ;
Number of Pages196
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15612732M

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