Books tagged: justice system

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A Brutal Sadness: Capital Punishment and the Politics of Vengeance
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Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 5,230. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
A meditation on the root attitudes behind justice and vengeance, using contrasting examples of capital punishment and successful rehabilitation of convicted murders for perspective. This is the fourth in a series of "6 Miracle Essays" originally published by THE SUN magazine.
The Computer in Court - a Second Edition
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,360. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Courts and trial practice
This is an updated version of the ground breaking book written in 1981 about the problems associated with evidence from computers in the English courtroom in criminal prosecutions. It illustrated the problem with what was an imaginary case - a case which over the years became prophetic. Nearly thirty years later the authors can now tell you "what happened next" Enjoy
Hollowpoint
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,710. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The highly praised debut novel of real-life Brooklyn homicide prosecutor Robert Reuland.
Represent
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,600. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Acclaimed crime novelist Robert Reuland returns to form with the third in his Brooklyn series featuring Andrew Giobberti. With wit, humanity, and an unflinching eye set on a world most of us never see, Reuland proves once again he is the inheritor of Chandler's mantle in our century.
Why I Hate Casey Anthony ~ Not By OJ Simpson
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 34,430. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
To earn my financial fortune, I toiled hard for many years in numerous high-profile professions--including as a professional athlete, a movie star, and as a TV sports analyst. By contrast, Casey Anthony positioned herself for instant riches by murdering her little girl and then tossing the child's rotting corpse into a swamp.
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?
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.
Miscarriage Of Justice
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,870. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
“Masterful Page-Turner” Sentenced to 15 years for a crime he didn't commit, Ethan’s ready for payback! With his time up, it’s time for revenge. The corrupt D.A., who suppressed crucial evidence, is the focus of his vengeance. Happily, he antagonizes the woman. Unable to retaliate in the courts, she fights fire with fire. You will never look at the court system the same again!
The Ewe Lamb
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 87,360. Language: British English. Published: September 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Judith and Alice are childhood friends at school in the Yorkshire Dales but when Judith leaves to have a career in London and Alice stays at home to help on the farm it seems that they have nothing in common. But when disaster strikes they are able to help each other in a way that nobody else can, the bonds of old friendship proving stronger than a difference in life styles.
The Guilty Innocent
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 134,600. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
The Guilty Innocent is narrated by Shannon Adamcik, mother of Torey, one of the accused boys. It takes readers behind the scenes of a trial where prosecutors cared more about public opinion than truth, defense attorneys, who had never argued a murder case, were in over their heads, and a young boy’s life hung in the balance.