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Total Justice

By: Friedman, Lawrence M.

Price: $6.50

Publisher: RUSSELL SAGE FOUNDATION:

Seller ID: 0871542684

ISBN: 0871542684

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Minnesota Rag

By: Friendly, Fred W

Price: $5.00

Seller ID: 0394712412

ISBN: 0394712412

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Silent Witness

By: Fuhrman, Mark

Price: $7.00

Publisher: 11/18/2009

Seller ID: 9780060853372

ISBN: 0060853379

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We all watched Terri Schiavo die. The controversy around her case dominated the headlines and talk shows, going all the way to the U.S. Supreme Court, the White House, and the Vatican.And it's not over yet. Despite her death, the controversy lingers. In Silent Witness, former LAPD detective and New York Times bestselling author Mark Fuhrman applies his highly respected investigative skills to examine the medical evidence, legal case files, and police records. With the complete cooperation of Terri Schiavo's parents and siblings, as well as their medical and legal advisers, he conducts ex... View more info

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Legal Writing in Plain English, Second Edition: A Text with Exercises

By: Garner, Bryan A.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: UNIV OF CHICAGO PR:

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 9780226283937

ISBN: 0226283933

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Admirably clear, concise, down-to-earth, and powerful--all too often, legal writing embodies none of these qualities. Its reputation for obscurity and needless legalese is widespread. Since 2001 Bryan A. Garner's "Legal Writing in Plain English" has helped address this problem by providing lawyers, judges, paralegals, law students, and legal scholars with sound advice and practical tools for improving their written work. Now the leading guide to clear writing in the field, this indispensable volume encourages legal writers to challenge conventions and offers valuable insights into the writing ... View more info

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Becoming Justice Blackmun: Harry Blackmun's Supreme Court Journey

By: Greenhouse, Linda

Price: $7.00

Publisher: 10/20/2012

Seller ID: 9780805077919

ISBN: 080507791X

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A Pulitzer Prize-winning correspondent with unprecedented access to the inner workings of the U.S. Supreme Court chronicles the personal transformation of a legendary justice From 1970 to 1994, Justice Harry A. Blackmun (1908-1999) wrote numerous landmark Supreme Court decisions, including Roe v. Wade, and participated in the most contentious debates of his era-all behind closed doors. In" Becoming Justice Blackmun," Linda Greenhouse of "The New York Times" draws back the curtain on America's most private branch of government and reveals the backstage story of the Supreme Court through the... View more info

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Civil Action

By: Harr, Jonathan

Price: $7.00

Publisher: 12/4/2013

Seller ID: 9780394563497

ISBN: 0394563492

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Civil Action

By: Harr, Jonathan/ Asher, Marty

Price: $5.00

Publisher: VINTAGE BOOKS: 4/10/2015

Seller ID: 9780679772675

ISBN: 0679772677

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"The legal thriller of the decade." --Cleveland Plain Dealer Now a Major Motion Picture In this true story of an epic courtroom showdown, two of the nation's largest corporations stand accused of causing the deaths of children. Representing the bereaved parents, the unlikeliest of heroes emerges: a young, flamboyant Porsche-driving lawyer who hopes to win millions of dollars and ends up nearly losing everything, including his sanity. A searing, compelling tale of a legal system gone awry--one in which greed and power fight an unending struggle against justice--A Civil Action is also the story... View more info

Showdown: Thurgood Marshall and the Supreme Court Nomination That Changed Americ

By: Haygood, WIll

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Seller ID: 9780307947376D

ISBN: 9780307947376D

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The Curmudgeon's Guide to Practicing Law

By: Herrmann, Mark

Price: $7.00

Publisher: AMER BAR ASSN:

Seller ID: 9781590316764

ISBN: 1590316762

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Chasing Gideon: The Elusive Quest for Poor People's Justice

By: Houppert, Karen

Price: $7.50

Publisher: NEW PR:

Seller ID: 9781595588692

ISBN: 1595588698

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Eternal Criminal Record

By: Jacobs, James B.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: HARVARD UNIV PR:

Seller ID: 9780674368262

ISBN: 0674368266

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Rights On Trial: The Odyssey Of A People's Lawyer

By: Kinoy, Arthur

Price: $15.00

Publisher: 7/17/2017

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 9780964188709

ISBN: 0964188708

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Lawfare: Law as a Weapon of War

By: Kittrie, Orde F.

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Seller ID: 9780190263577

ISBN: 0190263571

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Godless Constitution: A Moral Defense of the Secular State

By: Kramnick, Isaac

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Publisher: W W NORTON & CO INC:

Seller ID: 9780393328370

ISBN: 0393328376

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"The Godless Constitution" is a ringing rebuke to the religious right's attempts, fueled by misguided and inaccurate interpretations of American history, to dismantle the wall between church and state erected by the country's founders. The authors, both distinguished scholars, revisit the historical roots of American religious freedom, paying particular attention to such figures as John Locke, Roger Williams, and especially Thomas Jefferson, and examine the controversies, up to the present day, over the proper place of religion in our political life. With a new chapter that explores the role o... View more info

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Convictions: A Prosecutor's Battles Against Mafia Killers, Drug Kingpins, and En

By: Kroger, John

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Seller ID: 9780374531775

ISBN: 0374531773

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As an Assistant United States Attorney, John Kroger pursued high-profile cases against mafia killers, drug kingpins, and Enron executives. In "Convictions," Kroger reveals how to flip a perp, how to conduct a cross, how to work an informant, how to placate a hostile judge. Starting from his time as a green recruit and ending at the peak of his career, he steers us through the complexities and ethical dilemmas in the life of a prosecutor, where the battle in the courtroom is only the culmination of long and intricate investigative work. View more info

Conduct Unbecoming: The Rise and Ruin of Finley, Kumble

By: Kumble, Steven J.

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Seller ID: 9780881846256

ISBN: 0881846252

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Shared Beginnings, Divergent Lives: Delinquent Boys to Age 70

By: Laub, John H.

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Publisher: HARVARD UNIV PR:

Seller ID: 9780674019935

ISBN: 0674019938

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This book analyzes newly collected data on crime and social development up to age 70 for 500 men who were remanded to reform school in the 1940s. Born in Boston in the late 1920s and early 1930s, these men were the subjects of the classic study "Unraveling Juvenile Delinquency" by Sheldon and Eleanor Glueck (1950). Updating their lives at the close of the twentieth century, and connecting their adult experiences to childhood, this book is arguably the longest longitudinal study of age, crime, and the life course to date. John Laub and Robert Sampson's long-term data, combined with in-d... View more info

Men in Black: How the Supreme Court Is Destroying America

By: Levin, Mark

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Seller ID: 6781186980099

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Gideon's Trumpet

By: Lewis, Anthony

Price: $5.00

Publisher: VINTAGE BOOKS: 8/12/2013

Seller ID: 9780679723127

ISBN: 0679723129

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Denial: Holocaust History on Trial

By: Lipstadt, Deborah E

Price: $7.50

Seller ID: 9780062659651

ISBN: 0062659650

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