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Mass Murder of the Bentler Family, True Crime by GiAnna Moratelli
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 77,560. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
What would drive a twenty-two-year old, from an upper-middle class family, to take the lives of his parents and three teenage sisters? It's a good question. A question that Iowa's agents with the Dept. of Criminal Investigation want an answer to, but unfortunately the only answer Shawn Bentler is willing to give is that he wasn't there, he didn't do it. But his sister's call to 911 says otherwise.
80 Proposals to STOP Wrongful Convictions - Before the End of This Decade by Morrison Bonpasse
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 68,000. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal, Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
This book presents 80 Proposals to STOP wrongful convictions. This book presents a call-to-action to achieve two goals within five years: 1. reduce wrongful convictions in the U.S. to .1 percent. 2. reduce the percentage of wrongly convicted inmates in prison to .1 percent, by liberating thousands of wrongly convicted inmates. The book's goal to “STOP” means to reduce to .1 percent.
Murder in Palm Beach by Bob Brink
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 109,760. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015 by Pegasus Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Just back from a dinner affair on a winter night in 1976, Rodger Kriger answers the doorbell in his Palm Beach home and is greeted with a fatal shotgun blast. He was a prominent citizen, and police, under pressure to find the killer, accuse tough guy Mitt Hecher, but soon exonerate him.
Pruno, Ramen, and a Side of Hope: Stories of Surviving Wrongful Conviction by Courtney B. Lance & Nikki D. Pope
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 103,070. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2015 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement
Imagine you are in prison for a crime you did not commit. From prison yard gardens to contraband cooking to family visits, "Pruno, Ramen, and a Side of Hope" gives you a glimpse of life inside some of America's prisons and shares how each exoneree survived, and in some cases thrived, and prevailed against overwhelming odds.
Perfectly Innocent - The Wrongful Conviction of Alfred Trenkler by Morrison Bonpasse
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 356,980. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal, Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
THIS BOOK IS ABOUT THE WRONGFUL CONVICTION OF AN INNOCENT MAN On 28 October 1991, Boston Police officer, Jeremiah Hurley, Jr. was killed, and his partner, Francis X. Foley, was maimed, by a dynamite bomb which they were attempting to disarm. Alfred was advised not to testify at this trial, and was convicted in Boston Federal Court in 1993. He was sentenced to two life terms.
Crime And Criminology by Dr Kaka Kamal
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 16,250. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
A step by step guide for the students of Criminology.This book covers syllabi of criminology of all the universities of the world.This is the part 1 of the book.
Resurrection by Nick van der Leek
Price: $3.34 USD. Words: 58,990. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
By piecing together mountains of testimony, social media, and various disclosures by all the major players in Oscar's melodrama - not least of which are Oscar's and Reeva's own words - Nick van der Leek does what thus far has not been revealed. Not by the media. Not by the social media rumour mill. Not even by the state prosecutor. Van Der Leek manages to put it all together to reveal a motive.
A Conundrum of a Court Case. by C. Davies
Series: A Young Lawyer dealing with Unusual Clients.. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,870. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
I was a young lawyer and the criminal case I describe actually happened to me. I call it a conundrum because although the eventual result was the correct one and justice was done, It would not have been,.had I acted professionally. I made a mess of it and I still cannot get my head around an alibi which wasn't true but had I done my job properly, would have 'been'. Really bizarre!!
Oscar Pistorius The Verdict by Siegfried Walther
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,020. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal, Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
The Verdict of Judge Knott. Compare it with the Judgment to be handed down on 11 September 2014. Is Oscar Guilty of Murder or Culpable Homicide? Or is he Innocent of all charges? The Verdict deals with the evidence and the applicable legal principles.
Surviving the Alphabet Soup-Abridged Version by daniel storm
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 64,120. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
The "alphabet", in this case, includes the FBi, DEA, ATF, IRS and all the other "alphabet people" that investigate federal offenses. If you or someone you know is facing investigation by any federal law enforcement agency, this book is a must have.
Federal Plea Agreements - A Soul to Keep in Spanish by daniel storm
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 54,790. Language: Spanish. Published: May 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
Si usted o un ser querido se enfrenta a un juicio federal, este libro le puede ahorrar años de prisión. Las complejidades del sistema de justicia penal federal, se explican en términos sencillos, para que todos, incluidos los abogados que lo deseen como una guía de referencia rápida, puede comprender y evitar las trampas delante de ellos
Federal Plea Agreements - A Soul to Keep by daniel storm
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 51,020. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
If you or a loved one is facing federal prosecution, this book can save you years of imprisonment. The complexities of the federal criminal justice system, are explained in layman's terms, so that everyone, including attorneys who wish it as a quick reference guide, can comprehend and avoid the pitfalls before them
Harvard Law Review: Volume 127, Number 7 - May 2014 by Harvard Law Review
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 135,450. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal, Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
Harvard Law Review, May 2014 (no. 7), includes an article, two book review essays, and extensive student research. It features "The Due Process Exclusionary Rule," by Richard Re; "Consent and Sensibility," by Michelle Boardman; "The Politics of Financial Regulation and the Regulation of Financial Politics," Adam Levitin; Notes on agency change and capital juries; and seven Recent Cases casenotes.
1814: Crime and Capital Punishment: by XerXes Xu
Price: Free! Words: 172,070. Language: British English. Published: April 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century, Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
An analysis of who was sentenced to death and who was hung, for what, and how, in early 19th Century London, accompanied by records of their trials.
Guilty Until Proven Innocent (2014): A Practitioner's and Judge's Guide to the Pennsylvania Post-Conviction Relief Act (PCRA) by J. Andrew Salemme
Price: Free! Words: 113,330. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
The essential guide to post-conviction relief in Pennsylvania. Updated and revised for 2014.
The Transformation of Criminal Due Process in the Administrative State: The Targeted Urban Crime Narcotics Task Force by Rosann Greenspan
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 72,440. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal, Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
Classic study in law & society, available to scholars & others in criminal justice, due process & policing. The author reflects: "...it was my first day in the field that the police liaison to the district attorney's probation revocation program exclaimed, 'Forget rights! Forget right to jury! Forget right to bail! There are no rights!' " This book shows how due process became mere administration.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 122, Number 1 - October 2012 by Yale Law Journal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 140,170. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » International law, Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
Contributors include such noted scholars as Ariel Porat & Eric Posner (aggregation in decisionmaking over many fields of law), Victoria Nourse (legislative history in statutory interpretation), and James Anderson & Paul Heaton (effectiveness of defense counsel in murder cases). Vol. 122, Issue 1 also features student contributions on rights of identity and branding, sales tax, & international law.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 122, Number 3 - December 2012 by Yale Law Journal
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 135,610. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal, Nonfiction » Law » Civil Procedure
Contents of No. 3 include: John H. Langbein, "The Disappearance of Civil Trial in the United States" Daniel E. Ho, "Fudging the Nudge: Information Disclosure and Restaurant Grading" Saul Levmore & Ariel Porat, "Asymmetries and Incentives in Plea Bargaining and Evidence Production" The issue also offers student research on targeted killings of outlaws, copyright law, and Confrontation Clause cases.
Harvard Law Review: Volume 126, Number 5 - March 2013 by Harvard Law Review
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 151,250. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Civil Procedure, Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
Harvard Law Review, No. 5, March 2013, includes: "Multistage Adjudication," Louis Kaplow "Humanizing the Criminal Justice Machine: Re-Animated Justice or Frankenstein's Monster?," Nicola Lacey Note, "Importing a Trade or Business Limitation into § 2036: Toward a Regulatory Solution to FLP-Driven Transfer Tax Avoidance" Note, "The Benefits of Unequal Protection" Plus additional student research.
Yale Law Journal: Symposium - The Gideon Effect (Volume 122, Number 8 - June 2013) by Yale Law Journal
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 253,170. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal, Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
This special Symposium issue of the Yale Law Journal is, in effect, a new and extensive book on this important subject, featuring contributions by internationally recognized legal and political scholars. It is one of the most thorough, detailed, and wide-ranging analyses of the current standing and reach of what may be the Court's most important criminal law decision, now available as an ebook.