Recommended Titles and Treatises

Confessions

by Alan Curry. Texas District and County Attorneys Association. 2015.
226.

From Miranda warnings to suppression hearings, Confessions covers Texas and federal law on taking statements and their later admissibility in court. The book includes discussion on custody, interrogation, invocation of a defendant's rights, voluntariness, written and oral confessions in Texas, and juvenile confessions. Other chapters include discussions of courtroom procedures (with information on discovery, admission of statements, cross-examination, and jury instructions), interrogation techniques, and false confessions/recantations. Confessions also includes forms for taking a statement, sample pleadings, and jury instructions.

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