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Mental health issues in capital cases.

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Published by Pennsylvania Bar Institute in [Mechanicsburg, Pa.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Capital punishment -- Pennsylvania,
  • Mentally ill offenders -- Pennsylvania,
  • Capital punishment -- United States,
  • Mentally ill offenders -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    SeriesPBI -- no. 2009-5826, PBI -- no. 09:101, PBI (Series) -- no. 2009-5826., PBI (Series) -- no. 09:101.
    ContributionsPennsylvania Bar Institute.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsKFP565.C2 M46 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 162 p. :
    Number of Pages162
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23660656M
    LC Control Number2009923795

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