Crime and Justice in the Age of Court TV

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It is not the pseudo-court entertainment television programs that concern Nasheri (justice studies, Kent State U.), but the broadcasting of real court proceedings. She offers judges, lawyers, academicians, and general readers a reference on the issues and arguments for and against televised trials. Appendices include a list of trials and hearing broadcast from 1999 to 2001, texts of various position statements, and survey results. Annotation (c)2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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