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To Catch a Killer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 44,480. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Courts and trial practice, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
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The gruesome murder of a young woman named Brenda Salazar was only the first chapter in one of the most riveting crime stories in the history of Fort Worth, Texas. When it was all over, three young women were dead and a number of law officers were angry about the missed opportunities. The story came to a close in the killer's bedroom, where the detectives found a shop of horrors.
Run Rabbits
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,390. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Law » Administrative Law & Regulatory Practice
In the Federal Circuit Court a Whistle-Blower’s small claim has sprung the lid on the unsavoury corporate culture of one of Australia’s most powerful and secretive government Agencies, the Australian Federal Police. It is a lesson to all those in positions of power that no person or agency is above the law.
How NOT to Practice Law - in the Office and in the Courtroom
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,390. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2009 by Magic Lamp Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Courts and trial practice
This is the perfect book for any law student or new admittee in private practice, a law firm, or the public sector. It separates what really goes on in actual practice from what is depicted on popular legal-oriented television shows, and can save a new lawyer many hours and embarrassment by learning lessons the hard way. This is the stuff that's not taught in law school.
Asset Forfeiture: What To Do When Police Seize Your Property
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 23,900. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Constitutional law
Asset forfeiture is a booming business for law enforcement. Federal forfeiture raked in $2.5 billion in 2010 alone. Over 400 federal statutes trigger forfeiture. No one has to even be charged with a crime to lose property to forfeiture. This book tells citizens what to do if it happens to them. It outlines the law with links to statutes, cases, and internet resources.
Quick Guide To Construction Claims
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,500. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Real estate and property law, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Real estate
This book is very concise and will give busy construction/real estate professionals (including construction lawyers) exactly what the title suggests – a quick reference guide to claims. This guide can be read in just about twenty minutes and the information contained herein is applicable to various standard forms of construction contracts (including AIA, JCT, ICE, FIDIC, NEC et al).
Adoption: Right or Duty?
Price: Free! Words: 890. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Child Advocacy, Essay » Legal
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Adoption and Gay rights issue. Do gay couples have capacity for adopting children?
Nomination of Guardianship Legal Document for California
Price: Free! Words: 1,110. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Family law, Nonfiction » Law » Consumer
Prepared by Amy H. Ruggles, Attorney at Law Johnson, Fort, Meissner, Joseph & Palley 1555 River Park Dr., Suite 108 Sacramento, CA 95815 (916) 920-5983 Latest revision: June 25, 2012
Law and the Search for Community
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,830. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2010 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy, Nonfiction » Law » Constitutional law
This enduring study of law and organizations that change the community--the core relations of citizen and state--takes aim at real problems that resonate today and the limits of bureaucracy: health care, medical consent, pollution, special ed, care for the elderly and poor. A recognized sociolegal classic by a UCLA law prof, first published by Penn Press, now in digital edition with 2010 Foreword.
New York Advance Directives: Living Will & Health Care Proxy form aka Power of Attorney
Price: Free! Words: 4,100. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Elder Law, Nonfiction » Law » Right to Die
This ebook contains the Advance Directives for the state of New York, specifically a Living Will template and Health Care proxy form, aka Power of Attorney. These legal documents and guideline come courtesy of the New York State Bar. To modify & save these forms in MS Word format, go to http://www.paperwell.com/contracts/advance-directive.
Ben Franklin's Web Site
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 145,880. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2010 by R. E. Smith. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Civil rights
This engaging book explores the hidden niches of American history to discover the tug between Americans' yearning for privacy and their insatiable curiosity. It includes histories of wiretapping, credit reporting, sexual practices, Social Security numbers and ID cards, modern principles of privacy protection, and the coming of the Internet and the new challenges to personal privacy it brings.
The Expert Witness Handbook
Price: $9.97 USD. Words: 69,140. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals, Nonfiction » Law » Reference
Tips and Techniques for the Litigation Consultant: Advice • Explanations • Guidelines • Checklists • Examples • Resources
Obamacare on Trial
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,470. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Health, Nonfiction » Law » Medical Law & Legislation
This short book analyzes the Obamacare case — focusing on many points the Supreme Court was never told about — including the fact that the constitutional framers themselves had approved mandates to buy health insurance!. 126 pages.
The Paper Cape
Price: Free! Words: 20,250. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Judicial Power
This e-book is a study of the origin of the written law and the unwritten common law used by the people of England. The study also covers the founding of American law, the law of the Civil War era, and a special focus on the laws in place in Montana from 1864 to 1979, or so. The portions concerning Montana could apply to any state, as the new government favors uniformity, i.e., one size fits all.
Patterns of American Legal Thought
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 133,740. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2010 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Legal theory, Nonfiction » History » American
A renowned legal historian's collection of astute and timeless essays on such subjects as the process, method and debates of legal history; the truth about Holmes and Brandeis; legal realism & its critics; the origins of tort law; appellate opinions as research sources; Brown v. Board and the role of Earl Warren; and the development of gay rights in U.S. constitutional law. Quality digital format.
Gun Violence and Our Privacy: Changing the 2nd Amendment through our Courts
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,280. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Civil rights
Both our 5th/14th Amendments claim that our government can't take away our "life and liberty" without a court trial. But this ebook shows that both life & liberties are being voided if you're one of the 70,000+ gun victims of a year. Government cannot make laws which violate our civil rights.
Law, Enlightenment, and Other States of Mind
Price: Free! Words: 41,240. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Legal Profession, Essay » Legal
This collection of Kevin’s blog posts for the Colorado Bar Association is “for anyone, lawyer or not, who wants to create or at least embrace change in their workplaces and personal lives. And not just change, but transformation.” Written with humor, empathy, insight, and perspective not just from the law, but also psychology, neuroscience, entrepreneurship, and shared life experience.
The Acme of Absurdity- Montana Jury Says the Law
Price: Free! Words: 12,490. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Public
This e-book traces the origin of white man's law in Montana, focusing on questions of law, fact, procedure and punishment. The report covers the Montana Vigilante period and statute history up to present day.
Marriage: Right or Privilege?
Price: Free! Words: 550. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2014. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Law » Civil Law
A study on marriage around the issue of sexual minorities and homosexuals.
Social Security Basics and Hot Tips
Price: Free! Words: 5,820. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Disability, Nonfiction » Law » General law
The Social Security disability process can be long and frustrating. Learn useful and helpful Social Security “tips” to help you win your Social Security disability case.
A COMPARISON OF THE PENALTY ASSESSMENT IN THE QUANTAS AIR CARGO CARTEL CASES IN AUSTRALIA AND THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
Price: Free! Words: 7,050. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Antitrust
A comparison of cartel penalty assessment in Australia and the United States of America using the air cargo cartel cases against QANTAS as a case study