Federal prosecutorial authority in a changing legal environment
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Federal prosecutorial authority in a changing legal environment more attention required : thirty-third report by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Government Operations.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English


  • United States. -- Dept. of Justice -- Officials and employees,
  • Criminal justice, Administration of -- United States,
  • Criminal procedure -- United States

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Statementby the Committee on Government Operations
SeriesHouse report / 101st Congress, 2d session -- 101-986
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 36 p. ;
Number of Pages36
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14431231M

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