Cases and materials on Texas criminal law and its administration

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Published by West in St. Paul .

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  • Criminal law -- Texas -- Cases.,
  • Criminal procedure -- Texas -- Cases.

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Statementby George W. Stumberg.
ContributionsStumberg, George Wilfred, ed., Maloney, Frank, 1927- , ed.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsKFT1761.A7 S8
The Physical Object
Pagination xxii, 505 p. ;
Number of Pages505
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Open LibraryOL6151800M
LC Control Number54004237
OCLC/WorldCa3096768

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