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Meeting of the Minds
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,390. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2009. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The inhabitants of Mars had a serious products liability claim to pursue against a human corporation. And a new law clerk on the Interplanetary Supreme Court, assigned to help write the opinion, faces a challenging task...
Credit Score Increasing and Debt Reduction Strategies & SECRETS You Need: For the Rich, Poor, Middle Class, Laid Off, Disabled, Fixed Income, Single Parent
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Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 28,110. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal finance
This is a 4-book series that details exact words to say to creditors, credit bureaus, payment negotiations, concerning court situations, contracts, landlords, etc. Identity theft, gaining access to your records, where to get REAL help, Innocence, DNA 4 books 1)Credit/Debt 2)Legal 3)How to Write to Get Benefits for You and Your Family 4)Index Pages-INCREDIBLY important fill-in-the-blank pages.
Unanimous Verdict
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 138,320. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A young black man is hanged in Washington, D.C. in 1954 shortly before the Supreme Court rules on the school desegregation cases. His mother hires a young, callow white detective to solve the case. He quickly hooks up with two much different black men. They solve the case, change history and change their own attitudes about race in this entertaining novel that may challenge your notions, too.
Patterns of American Legal Thought
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 133,740. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2010 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Legal theory
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.
Lawyers & Judges: American Trojan Horses
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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 220,070. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
A former federal agent documents the widespread corruption among lawyers and judgss that repeatedly blocked him from reporting high-level corrption responsible for enabling multiple areas of corruption to continue. Along with the harmful, sometimes deadly, and sometimes catastrophic consequences.
Freedom of Speech: The Supreme Court and Judicial Review
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 80,130. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2011 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
One of the great continuing disputes of U.S. politics is about the role of the Supreme Court. Another is about the First Amendment. This book is about both. A classic defense of the openly political role of the Court, this book belies the notion reasserted recently by Chief Justice Roberts that judges are just neutral umpires. Especially in the area of speech, judges make policy; they create law.
Please to See the King
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,680. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
These are the stories of the ballads sung in the courts of England and Ireland. Come read about the witch who will do anything for love; the noblewoman who leaves her husband and baby for a pirate; the vampire who stalks impressionable young women in the forests at night and more. Vampires, pirates, witches, ghosts, thieves, murderers all have a story to tell.
Conversations With Crystal The Woman Who Fell Off the Bridge
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Price: $8.97 USD. Words: 104,260. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Crystal Manning tells her story of that fateful day, August 1, 2007, the day the I-35W Bridge collapsed in Minneapolis, MN. In her book she tells how she was saved from death in the Mississippi River by her fiancee', Michael Stoner, Jr., only to see him immediately charged with child abuse of her daughter. A journey to the real story of how her family was shattered by a truly American experience.
Short Takes
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,250. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2012 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Legal
Novel, first published by Random House, about a liberal lawyer's urban journeys in New York, facing the angst of seeing his work undone by institutional inertia and his relationships undone by indecision and the handcuffs of people's expected roles. “...engaging and extremely well written first novel, creates a character of enormous vitality and considerable charm, funny, caring..." --Boston Globe
Deepwater
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,960. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Harry, Louise and their illegitimate baby are trapped in the poverty and violence of the Sydney slums where Harry lives by his fists, collecting debts for a bookie, because he's never had the chance to live any other way. When a neighbour, Prue, befriends them opportunity comes out of a violent tragedy but it will be how Harry responds to a threat that will define him as a man.