(Includes Jury Instructions on CD)
Maryland State Bar Association, Inc. (MSBA) Standing Criminal Sub-Committee on Maryland Pattern Jury Instructions
Maryland Criminal Pattern Jury Instructions is an indispensable resource for all members of the bar that handle criminal cases in Maryland. Prepared by the MSBA Standing Criminal Sub-Committee on Maryland Pattern Jury Instructions, the Second Edition contains more than 200 jury instructions accompanied by comprehensive comments explaining the appropriate constitutional, statutory, court rule and case authority supporting the instruction. The instructions are impartial, accurate statements of the law, understandable by the average juror. In addition to instructions on specific criminal offenses, the book includes: introductory and cautionary instructions; general instructions; evidentiary instructions; and instructions as to defenses, parties and verdict sheets. The book further serves as an excellent primer on evidence, burden of proof, and the elements of criminal offenses. The publication is also made easy to use with a comprehensive instructions table, table of authorities, table of cases, and index. The Second Edition also includes a CD with all the instructions formatted in rich text format (fully compatible with WordPerfect® or Microsoft Word® format), saving you hours of time! The instructions are up to date, providing an invaluable aid to the busy practitioner!
What’s New in the 2017 Replacement Pages?
The NEW 2017 Replacement Pages replace ALL pages in the Second Edition, expands the pattern instructions, and brings the Second Edition fully up to date with current developments in statutory and case law. The 2017 Replacement Pages include 20 revised instructions, 9 brand new instructions, updated and expanded comments and notes on use, and replaces the table of contents, instructions table, instructions section, tables of cases, authorities, and the index. The 2017 Replacement Pages are also accompanied by the updated instructions on a CD.
4:14.2—Counterfeiting a Credit Card
4:14.3—Fraud in Procuring Issuance of a Credit Card
4:32.5—Credit Card Theft
4:17.16—Human Trafficking—Sexually Explicit Performance
4:17.17—Human Trafficking—Document Concealment or Construction
4:17.18—Human Trafficking—Parent/Person with Care and Responsibility
Summary of Contents
Chapter 1: Introductory and Cautionary
Chapter 2: General Instructions
Chapter 3: Evidentiary Instructions
Chapter 4: Criminal Offenses
Chapter 5: Defenses
Chapter 6: Parties
Chapter 7: Verdict Sheets
Table of Authorities
Table of Cases
Click here for detailed Table of Contents.
Format: Custom Practice Binder with CD
Pub Date: 2017
Pages: xxii, 1250
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