ERIC Number: EJ207448
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1979-Apr
Prosecution's Power, Procedural Rights, and Pleading Guilty: The Problem of Coercion in Plea Bargaining Drug Cases.
Cloyd, Jerald W.
Social Problems, v26 n4 p452-66 Apr 1979
The forms of psychological pressure placed on the defendant's pleading in drug cases are examined, with emphasis on the interplay between rational and emotional aspects of such situations. Three stages in plea bargaining negotiations are outlined. (Author/MC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A