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In defense of criminal defense expenditures and plea bargaining

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  • Kobayashi, Bruce H.
  • Lott, John Jr.

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal International Review of Law and Economics.

Volume (Year): 16 (1996)
Issue (Month): 4 (December)
Pages: 397-416

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Handle: RePEc:eee:irlaec:v:16:y:1996:i:4:p:397-416
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