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TCORE 123A Doing Time Together - Payne: Background Information

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More Electronic Encyclopedias

Homicide - Legal Aspects

WEINREB, LLOYD L., and DAN M. KAHAN. "Homicide: Legal Aspects." Encyclopedia of Crime and Justice. Ed. Joshua Dressler. 2nd ed. Vol. 2. New York: Macmillan Reference USA, 2002. 786-797. Gale Virtual Reference Library. Web. 25 Sep. 2012.

Reference Sources

You can search the ebooks for the various prison areas to find related chapters.  Use quotes around phrases.