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Mental disorder in the criminal process

Stan Stress and the Vietnam/sports conspiracy

by Grant H. Morris

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Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • California,
  • San Diego.,
  • California.,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Stress, Stan -- Trials, litigation, etc.,
    • Trials (Murder) -- California -- San Diego.,
    • Mentally ill offenders -- California -- San Diego.,
    • Competency to stand trial -- California.,
    • Forensic psychiatry -- United States.,
    • Sports and state -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementGrant H. Morris and Allen C. Snyder.
      SeriesContributions in legal studies,, no. 72
      ContributionsSnyder, Allen C.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF224.S76 M67 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 305 p. ;
      Number of Pages305
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1718570M
      ISBN 100313287619
      LC Control Number92021355


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