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Criminal Law

Criminal Law

This is a free textbook offered by Saylor Foundation. 

An undergraduate multi-state textbook for criminal justice, paralegal, pre-law and administration of justice courses in criminal law. Explores sources of law and the legal system, the Constitution, criminal defenses, elements of a crime, parties to crime, and most criminal offenses such as inchoate crimes, crimes against the person including criminal homicide and sex offenses,...

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Marjorie Frazier
Marjorie Frazier (Student)
26 weeks ago
Ok, it looks like I have to go to the Saylor Foundation website and view the "Criminal Law" online.
Marjorie Frazier
Marjorie Frazier (Student)
26 weeks ago
It says the "Criminal Law" by Storm is a free textbook, but it sends me to a link where it costs $59.99. How do I get the free textbook? - MJ Frazier
Buddy Muse
Buddy Muse (Staff)
3 years ago

This resource is bogus.  The resource itself is probably ok but it is not free, even though it has a CC BY NC license on it.  This is the kind of thing that sets OERs back 10 years.

Used in course? Yes
Lisa Storm
Lisa Storm (Faculty)
8 years ago

Criminal Law will be available January, 2012. You can order a review copy, or view the textbook online.

Used in course? Yes
George Holbrook
George Holbrook (Faculty)
8 years ago

Outstanding open criminal law textbook. As a former criminal prosecutor, I found the material engaging and well written!

Time spent reviewing site: 30 min.