Books tagged: judges

The adult filter is active; content marked as adults-only by the author is not listed. To view this content, click the button below to disable the adult filter.

Found 30 results

Hot Topics in the Legal Profession 2010
By
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 47,600. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2010 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Courts and trial practice
Current important events in legal ethics, with up-to-the-minute research, are explored by Tulane students and a legal ethics professor in his Foreword. Purchase of this book benefits Tulane PILF, a nonprofit student group which funds public interest and indigent client representations. Topics include social networking and ads; judicial bias and Caperton; ancillary businesses; and negotiations.
The annotated Common Law: with 2010 Foreword and Explanatory Notes
By
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 154,110. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2010 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Common
Decoded, demythed rendition of Holmes' classic study of law and judicial development of rules. "The life of the law has not been logic: it has been experience." Includes 2010 Foreword; extensive, clear annotations by a Tulane law professor woven into The Common Law; footnotes with real numbers; and original page cites. Care in detail, proofreading, notes, and formatting, unlike any version made.
The Nature of the Judicial Process
By
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 39,700. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2010 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Legal theory
Modern compilation and Foreword by Harvard law professor Andrew L. Kaufman, for a new generation to understand Justice Benjamin Cardozo's important and historic analysis of the way judges think and decide cases. Cardozo's frank discussion of the influences on judges, and Kaufman's expert take on Cardozo and his work, combine for an interesting study of judicial decision-making, still useful today.
Lawyers & Judges: American Trojan Horses
By
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.
An Enlightening Lie About the Lucidity of Bees
By
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 60,270. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Religious
Crofton Eer, a member of a militaristic society set in a canyon that knows only war, seeks an escape from the troubled canyon in which he lives, guided by the embodiment of the lone star that is visible from the canyon depths. His escape takes him on a journey in which he discovers that there are a great many more stars (gods) in the sky, which leads to a search for truth in the valley of life.
Stanford Law Review: Volume 63, Issue 2 - January 2011
By
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 109,200. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2011 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Legal theory
One of the leading and most-read law journals adds a digital ebook edition to its worldwide distribution...the first general interest law review to do so. This current issue of the Stanford Law Review contains studies of law, economics, and social policy by such recognized scholars as Judge Richard Posner, Albert Yoon, Cynthia Estland, Kenneth Bamberger, Deirdre Mulligan, and Norman Spaulding.
Freedom of Speech: The Supreme Court and Judicial Review
By
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.
Write Ways to WIN WRITING CONTESTS: How to Join the Winners' Circle for Prose and Poetry Awards
By
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,160. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
When reading the words "open theme" in a contest, what comes to mind? Anything goes? It's anything but. Reid's book imparts this type of advice along with what topics or themes to avoid and how to approach theme-based events. Entering 80 contests in 18 months, he achieved success 29 times. His words come across as a seasoned expert, as he fearlessly shares his fact-finding advice on how to win.
Here Comes da' Judge
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,220. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Religious
Volume three of Holey Hullabaloo, Here Comes da' Judge takes the reader through all the judges, including Samuel, with some surprising (and very silly) results. From the invention of football to a drag queen hero, the good Lord really does have a sense of humor.
Counsel for the Deceived: Case Studies in Consumer Fraud
By
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 69,790. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2011 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Business and commercial law
Memoirs and witty case studies of fraud schemes and consumer protection from an insider who helped to found New York City's first consumer watchdog agency. This is a funny, candid account of fraud and institutional paralysis written by a then-newby lawyer, the city's "Consumer Advocate." Philip Schrag was appointed by former Miss America Bess Myerson to defend consumers. Easier said than done.