Books tagged: court case

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Harvest of Ruins
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,420. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When the investigation of a suspected homicide leads to more deaths and personal tragedy, Detective Sergeant Hunter McKenna is charged with negligent homicide and while she faces accusations in the courtroom, she's tormented by her own guilt. The community demands someone to blame and Hunter can't deny her regrets… And possibly something more than her guilt is haunting her through her trial.
Short Story - Criminal Justice
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,620. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Living alone in an isolated cottage, Nora is brutally assaulted by three burglars. Will Nora receive justice, or will it be Criminal Justice?
Enforcing the Civil Rights Act
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 57,200. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
A new team of EEOC attorneys arrived in Miami in 1979 and discovered a class action case file hiding in a closet. Trial was scheduled to begin in just three weeks, yet nothing had been done to prepare the case for trial. This book describes how three dedicated attorneys saved the case and ultimately won a great victory for hundreds of victims of race and sex discrimination
Benny Kauff Baseball Phenom And Outcast
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,180. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Benjamin Michael Kauff was a controversial major league centerfielder. He was only 5'8" but possessed tremendous hitting power, especially to right field in the old New York Polo Grounds. Heralded as the "Ty Cobb of the Federal League", he signed with the NY Giants in 1916.. Benny's career ended prematurely in 1920, after he was banished from baseball by Commissioner Kennesaw Mountain Landis.
The Tragic Life of Film Actress Lynne Baggett
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Lynne Baggett was not a successful film star. The highlight of her career was a 1948 marriage to Hollywood producer Sam Spiegel. She played mostly uncredited parts in movies. Baggett experienced a spiral of despair which led to suicide in 1960. Like Marilyn Monroe pills were found close to her bedside. Unique to Lynne was her progressive disintegration after a car accident that killed a young man.
Jodi Arias, "Psycho" Killer?: A Short Biography and Psychological Analysis
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,180. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013 by KAW Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Jodi Arias is accused of the premeditated murder of Travis Alexander by stabbing, throat-slitting, and shooting. But could she really be such a monster? And was the crime committed during a re-enactment of the shower-scene knife murder from the movie "Psycho"? This book is approx 6000 words--perfect for reading on your e-device! The best account of the Arias trial by an expert true-crime writer.
The Howling of Holcomb Peak
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 40,300. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Adventurous school teacher Jack Carment faces a unique challenge at school which compels him and several of his students and new friends to climb a challenging mountain and face a perplexing court case. Filled with both exciting outdoor adventure and anecdotal classroom scenes, the story weaves an adventure tale together with some creative problem solving and philosophy.
The Light of Shimmering Cove
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 35,070. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Adventurous school teacher Jack Carment discovers a unique injustice regarding one of his students’ parents while teaching at school which compels him to once again engage in solving a tough problem and helping to fight a challenging court case. Filled with both descriptive outdoor adventure and anecdotal classroom scenes, the story weaves an adventure tale together with anecdotes and philosophy.
THROWN UNDER THE BUS: THE RISE AND FALL OF AN AMERICAN WORKER
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 90,550. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Labor rights
Workplace bullying meets government incompetence in the riveting, true story of a vivacious young woman's upwardly mobile crash and burn at the hands of a mean-spirited employer, who, for 19 years, relentlessly retaliated against their feisty adversary, driving her to the brink of a nervous breakdown. 'THROWN' is a story as frightening as it is enlightening. Read it - & be warned.
Justice
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,390. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
The law and justice are not the same thing. Some would say that Karma is justice. Startling, sad, and sometimes selfish, these 8 tales give their own meaning to justice. Grab a coffee and get comfortable. Short stories are made for coffee breaks.