"The area of prisoners' rights law is an ever-evolving and changing landscape. This legal research guide will cover the rights of inmates, whether imprisoned in a federal or state facility, and will also touch on the rights of particular inmates, such as women and juveniles. In addition to primary resources, encompassing the U.S. Constitution, statutes, regulations and cases, secondary resources will be listed for the benefit of lawyers and laypeople"--Publisher's website.
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