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Murder in Palm Beach
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 109,760. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015 by Pegasus Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
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.
Harvard Law Review: Volume 128, Number 5 - March 2015
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 107,610. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2015 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
Harvard Law Review, March 2015, contents include: Article, "Creating Around Copyright," Joseph P. Fishman; Book Review, "Growing Up Outside the Law," Stephen Lee; Book Review, "Property Is the New Privacy: The Coming Constitutional Revolution," Suzanna Sherry; Note, "Working Together for an Independent Expenditure: Candidate Assistance with Super PAC Fundraising"; and Recent Cases summaries.
Lawyers at Work
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 188,060. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2015 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Legal Profession
A collection of articles and essays by Herbert Kritzer draws on his extensive research related to lawyers and legal practice conducted over the last 35 years. That research has applied existing theoretical frameworks and developed innovative ways of thinking about how to understand what it is that lawyers do. The chapters reflect the wide range of qualitative and quantitative research methodology.
Pruno, Ramen, and a Side of Hope: Stories of Surviving Wrongful Conviction
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 103,070. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2015 by Post Hill Press. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
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.
Harvard Law Review: Volume 128, Number 4 - February 2015
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 128,400. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2015 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
Contents of No. 4 are Article, "The Consequences of Error in Criminal Justice," Daniel Epps; Book Review, "Running Government Like a Business...Then and Now," Jon Michaels; student Notes on slave trade, privileges & immunities, early voting after Shelby, and mental cruelty in prisons; and Recent Cases and Recent Legislation comments, including assisting suicide as speech; city bankruptcy, more.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 124, Number 4 - January-February 2015
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 205,020. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Administrative Law & Regulatory Practice
Contents of the Jan-Feb 2015 issue (Vol 124, Nr 4) include "Cost-Benefit Analysis of Financial Regulation: Case Studies and Implications," by John C. Coates; "Beyond the Indian Commerce Clause," by Gregory Ablavsky; "On Evidence: Proving Frye as a Matter of Law, Science, and History," by Jill Lepore; "The End of Jurisprudence," by Scott Hershovitz; and student research in Notes and Comments.
Perfectly Innocent - The Wrongful Conviction of Alfred Trenkler
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 356,980. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015. Category: 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.
New England Law Review: Volume 48, Number 1 - Fall 2013
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 108,420. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2015 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
Vol. 48, No. 1 includes Commencement Address at New England Law: Boston, May 24, 2013, by Carmen Ortiz; Creamskimming and Competition, by Jim Chen; "Give Me That Old Time Religion": The Persistence of the Webster Reasonable Doubt Instruction, by Hon. Richard E. Welch, III; Standing Up to Clapper: How to Increase Transparency and Oversight of FISA Surveillance, by Alan Butler; and Notes & Comments.
Harvard Law Review: Volume 128, Number 3 - January 2015
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 115,910. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2015 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Administrative Law & Regulatory Practice
Harvard Law Review, Jan. '15, contents include: Article, "Uncovering Coordinated Interagency Adjudication," Bijal Shah; and Notes: "Deference and the Federal Arbitration Act: The NLRB's Determination..."; "Education Policy Litigation as Devolution"; "Physically Intrusive Abortion Restrictions as Fourth Amendment Searches..."; "Copyright Reform and the Takings Clause." And, Recent Cases commentary.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 124, Number 3 - December 2014
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 138,630. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
Contents of Vol. 124, #3 include Articles, "The Limits of Enumeration," Richard Primus, and "Rules Against Rulification," Michael Coenen; a Feature on politics by Richard Pildes; Notes, "A 'Full and Fair' Discussion of Environmental Impacts in NEPA EISs: The Case for Addressing the Impact of Substantive Regulatory Regimes," Sarah Langberg, and "Civil Servant Suits," Alex Hemmer; and two Comments.
University of Chicago Law Review: Volume 81, Number 4 - Fall 2014
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 271,550. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Tax law
Vol. 81, No. 4 contents include: * The Legal Salience of Taxation, by Andrew Hayashi * Tax-Loss Mechanisms, by Jacob Nussim & Avraham Tabbach * Regulating Systemic Risk in Insurance, by Daniel Schwarcz & Steven Schwarcz * American Constitutional Exceptionalism Revisited, by Mila Versteeg & Emily Zackin In addition: Comments on immigration, hearsay, child support, environmental law, and ADR.
Harvard Law Review: Volume 128, Number 2 - December 2014
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 136,990. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
Contents of No. 2 include: "The (Non)Finality of Supreme Court Opinions," Richard J. Lazarus; Review, "The Laws of Capitalism," David Singh Grewal; Note, "Citizens United at Work"; Note, "Data Mining, Dog Sniffs, and the Fourth Amendment"; and Note, "Nonbinding Bondage." The issue includes student comments on Recent Cases, and scholars' In Memoriam contributions about the life of John Mansfield.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 124, Number 2 - November 2014
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 137,750. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
The Nov. 2014 issue of Yale Law Journal (#2) features new articles: "Agency Enforcement of Spending Clause Statutes: A Defense of the Funding Cut-Off," by Eloise Pasachoff; Essay, "Bounded Institutions," Yair Listokin; Book Review, "Constitutions of Hope and Fear," Frederick Shauer; Notes on discrimination law, double jeopardy, and judicial use of dictionaries; and Comment on the CAFA and states.
Evidence and Burden of Proof in Foreign Sovereign Immunity Litigation: A Litigation Guide for International Lawyers and Government Counsel
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Price: $42.99 USD. Words: 143,000. Language: American English. Published: December 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Law » International law
‘Evidence and Burden of Proof in Foreign Sovereign Immunity Litigation’ is the first specialized and practically useful analysis of the evidence problems and the burden of proof in matters of foreign sovereign immunity litigation, both regarding jurisdictional immunities and immunity from execution.
EYE CONTACT- The Mysterious Death in 2000 of Kassidy Bortner & the Wrongful Convictions of Chad Evans and Amanda Bortner Volume 2: Letters from Chad Evans to Morrison Bonpasse in 2010
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 402,420. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
This is Vol. 2 of the book, “EYE CONTACT - The Mysterious Death in 2000 in Maine of Kassidy Bortner and the Wrongful Convictions of Chad Evans and Amanda Bortner. Vol. 1 tells the story of the wrongful convictions of Chad and Amanda and the campaign for exoneration. This vol. 2, contains the letters from Chad Evans to his advocate, Morrison Bonpasse, during 2010. Chad Evans was convicted in
Land Divided by Law: The Yakama Indian Nation as Environmental History, 1840-1933
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 124,900. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Environmental law
An environmental history of Yakama and Euro-American cultural interactions during the 19th and 20th century, exploring the role of law in both curtailing and promoting rights to subsistence resources within a market economy. Uses original source files, case histories, and contemporary writings and describes how the struggle to assert treaty rights both sprang from and impacted lives of the Yakama.
Harvard Law Review: Volume 128, Number 1 - November 2014
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 251,600. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
The Nov. 2014 issue is an annual review of the Supreme Court's prior Term, including extensive case summaries. For the 2013 Term essays include Foreword: "The Means of Constitutional Power," by John Manning; Comment: "Slipping the Bonds of Federalism," by Heather Gerken; Comment, "The Supreme Court as a Constitutional Court," by Jamal Greene; and Comment, "The Hobby Lobby Moment," by Paul Horwitz.
Military Justice in Combat Zones: Iraq and Afghanistan War Case Summaries of U.S. Marine Corps Haditha; Army Maywand District Killings, Army Mahmoudiyah Iraq, Investigations
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 109,210. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Military
This is the final report of the subcommittee of the Defense Legal Policy Board established to review and assess the application of military justice to Service members alleged to have committed offenses against civilians in combat zones.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 124, Number 1 - October 2014
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 108,370. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
The October 2014 issue of Yale Law Journal (the first for academic year 2014-215) features new articles on law and legal theory. Contents include "Self-Help and the Separation of Powers," by David E. Pozen; "Criminal Attempts," by Gideon Yaffe; a Note on mortgage lending in New Haven ca. 1937; a Comment on SEC enforcement; and a Comment on Concepcion and arbitration clauses in the state courts.
Direito da Nacionalidade Portuguesa e Brasileira
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 115,370. Language: Portuguese. Published: September 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Law » International law
Direito da Nacionalidade Portuguesa e Brasileira estuda a legislação, doutrina e jurisprudência de Portugal e Brasil envolvendo o tema nacionalidade e afins. Obra fundamental e imprescindível para advogados, juizes, promotores, estudantes e demais operadores do direito. Também muito útil para quem tenha objetivo de adquirir algumas dessas nacionalidades. Edição revista e atualizada.