Bilingual Criminal Law Dictionary / Diccionario Juridico Penal Bilingue.

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Bilingual Criminal Law Dictionary / Diccionario Juridico Penal Bilingue

Cuauhtemoc Gallegos, editor

Merl Publications

PO Box 3041, Bellingham, WA 98227

9781886347069, $38.95, 270pp,

Synopsis: Following the unprecedented transformation of the criminal systems of Latin America and Spain, the "Merl Bilingual Criminal Law Dictionary" lists the most important terms and expressions related to criminal law and procedure and their equivalents in English and Spanish as they appear in legal sources and are used in the courts today. Following the format introduced by the "Merl Bilingual Law Dictionary", this English/Spanish edition contains a wealth of contextual and related background information including definitions, synonyms, antonyms, abbreviations, specialized and background comments, comparison of terms, cross-references, specialized glossaries and lists and, in addition, hundreds of examples and their corresponding translations. Designed for anyone in need of criminal legal...

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