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21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: The Manual for Military Commissions (MMC) - Prosecution of Alien Unlawful Enemy Combatants, Rules of Evidence, Crimes (Value-added Professional Format Series)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 150,550. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Professionally converted for accurate e-book format reproduction, the Manual for Military Commissions contains important Defense Department rules for the prosecution of alien unlawful enemy combatants, rules of evidence, crimes, and more. As a bonus, there is a second document with comprehensive coverage of IEDs (Improvised Explosive Devices).
Mojito!
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,700. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
An operative for a shadowy security contractor gets neck deep in a new Cuban revolution in a place where no one can be trusted and nothing is ever as it seems. Over the course of a week, along with a sexy CNN reporter, he takes on the Castro regime, Islamic terrorists, the CIA and even the White House, and barely manages to survive to witness the stunning outcome
U.S. Marines in Humanitarian Operations: A Skillful Show of Strength: U.S. Marines in the Caribbean, 1991-1996 - Gitmo, Guantanamo Bay, Haitian Migrants, Support Democracy
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 109,430. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
What Marines did in the Caribbean between 1991 and 1996 was both new and old. It was new because humanitarian operations were different from combat in Vietnam or Southwest Asia. It was also new for many because it was "joint," Marines were integrated into joint task forces, especially when they were called on to care for Haitian and Cuban migrants at Guantanamo Bay.
Drone Wars, Strikes and Targeted Killing of al Qaeda Terrorists: President Obama's Speech on Counterterrorism Strategy, Guantanamo, Hearings on Drone Policy Effectiveness and Constitutionality
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 72,850. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This unique collection provides insight into the ongoing controversy about the use of drones to kill terrorists and enemy combatants. It contains the complete text of the speech given by President Barack Obama on May 23 about his new counterterrorism strategy.
Law and the Quest for Justice
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 80,260. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Civil rights
An insightful collection of essays from leading voices on the challenges and promise of justice and law, the book is accessible and interesting to a wide audience. It features internationally renowned members of the academy, national political figures, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalists, & crusading lawyers. Edited by Marjorie Zatz, Doris Marie Provine, and James P. Walsh. Current and fascinating.
Stanford Law Review: Volume 64, Issue 6 - June 2012
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 101,480. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Securities
The June 2012 issue (#6) of Stanford Law Review includes DOMA and choice of law (William Baude), shareholder proxy fights for small companies (Thomas Stratmann & J.W. Verret), infringement conflation (Peter S. Menell), and student work on congressional blocking of executive power re terrorist transfers and on whether juries can exclude noncitizens. Linked notes, active TOC, and proper formatting.
Harvard Law Review: Volume 125, Number 8 - June 2012
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 135,860. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Property
June 2012, No. 8 features the Review's annual and extensive DEVELOPMENTS IN THE LAW section; this year's subject is Presidential Authority. The issue also has an article by Nicholas Stephanopoulos, "Spatial Diversity," and a Book Review by Michael Dorf, "The Undead Constitution," which explores originalism and constitutional interpretation in light of recent books. Also, several casenotes follow.
Harvard Law Review: Volume 127, Number 7 - May 2014
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 135,450. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
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.