Specific to the state of New York, this book has taken on the monumental task of explaining what the criminal statutes mean. The first of its kind, it contains every statute found in the New York penal code and every New York motor vehicle statute, all in complete verbatim text. Chapters are accompanied by illustrative stories and practical application sections that draw readers in and help them apply statutes to realistic situations. Its goal is to decipher each New York statute ineasy-to-understand terms—discussing what the statutes mean, how one charges under them, the differences among them and the elements of the offenses. Verbatim printing of statutes found in the New York penal code as well as every New York motor vehicle statute. Gives professionals the ability to read the actual language found in the New York penal code and the New York motor vehicle statutes. Provides one convenient source to reference the criminal statutes enacted in the state of New York. Deciphers each statute ineasy-to-understand terms, discussing what the statutes mean, how one charges under them, the differences among them and the elements of the offenses. Tackles the substantive statutes defining felonies and misdemeanors and also explains many related statutes such as defenses and general provisions. Provide interesting, illustrative stories which depict the types of felonies and misdemeanors found in the chapters that follow. Makes the law easier to remember and easier to understand. New York State law students, police academies, law enforcement professionals, lawyers and judges.
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Kenneth Del Vecchio is a criminal lawyer who has tried over 400 cases, serving as both a prosecutor and defense attorney. He is also a critically acclaimed filmmaker whose movies have won awards and received national and international distribution. In addition, Del Vecchio is a published novelist.
As a lawyer, Del Vecchio is credited with being one of the youngest attorneys in New Jersey history to try and win a felony jury trial. Since then, Del Vecchio has handled literally thousands of criminal cases as both a prosecutor and criminal defense attorney.
Often headlined as a Renaissance Man, Kenneth Del Vecchio has been the subject of hundreds of national magazine and newspaper articles. He has been called The Triple Threat: Attorney, Author, Filmmaker by print and television media.
His films, primarily focusing on criminal law, include The Drum Beats Twice, Tinsel Town, Pride & Loyalty and Rules for Men.
In addition to his filmmaking career, Kenneth Del Vecchio is a published novelist, having authored the criminal suspense novels Revelation in the Wilderness and Pride & Loyalty. He resides in the Borough of North Haledon with his wife Francine.
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Book Description Prentice Hall, 2008. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # SONG0132308878
Book Description Prentice Hall, 2008. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 1. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0132308878
Book Description Prentice Hall, 2008. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110132308878