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Published by MCLE, Inc. in Boston, MA (Ten Winter Pl., Boston 02108-4751) .
Written in English


  • Evidence, Criminal -- Massachusetts.,
  • Exclusionary rule (Evidence) -- Massachusetts.,
  • Motions (Law) -- Massachusetts.

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Edition Notes

Statementchair, Stuart Mark Hurowitz ; faculty, Hillary Brave Farber ... [et al.].
ContributionsHurowitz, Stuart Mark., Farber, Hillary Brave.
LC ClassificationsKFM2980 .C73 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 270 p. ;
Number of Pages270
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20640695M
LC Control Number2008925958

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