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A Lawyer's Guide to Hiring a Lawyer: Choosing an Advocate You Can Trust by Mike Arnold
Price: Free! Words: 20,010. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Courts and trial practice, Nonfiction » Law » General law
A Lawyer's Guide to Hiring a Lawyer: Choosing an Advocate You Can Trust
Reflections on the History of Procedural Law by Lawrence G. Wrenn
Price: Free! Words: 50,880. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism, Nonfiction » Law » Courts and trial practice
A collection of articles published over a period of 35 years on canonical procedural law.
Elements of Judicial Strategy by Walter F. Murphy
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 109,490. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2016 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Courts and trial practice, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Legal systems
Adding a substantive 2016 Foreword by Lee Epstein and Jack Knight, Walter F. Murphy's classic of law and political science is presented to a new generation of observers of the U.S. Supreme Court and how its Justices create judicial decisions. As Epstein and Knight write, this book is "extraordinary. It's the rarest of rare: a breakthrough of the path-marking, even paradigm-shifting, variety."
Marc Stevens' Adventures in Legal Land by Marc Stevens
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 70,790. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2016 by bicyclist99. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Courts and trial practice
The book has been called "Better than a law school education in 250 pages." It's more than how to beat a traffic ticket in court though. Includes proven strategies you can use to deal with bureaucratic attacks and defend yourself to get the attack dropped, from traffic tickets to tax cases to possession charges. Successful results have been replicated in the US, Canada, UK, Australia, New Zealand.
Good Courts: The Case for Problem-Solving Justice by Greg Berman & John Feinblatt
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 60,570. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2015 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology, Nonfiction » Law » Courts and trial practice
Public confidence in American criminal courts is at an all-time low. Victims, communities, and even offenders view courts as unable to respond adequately to complex social and legal problems including drugs, prostitution, domestic violence, and quality-of-life crime. Judges and attorneys think that the courts produce assembly-line justice. But problem-solving courts offer an effective alternative.
New England Law Review: Volume 48, Number 3 - Spring 2014 by New England Law Review
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 89,420. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence, Nonfiction » Law » Courts and trial practice
Contents of New England Law Review, Spr. 2014, include a Symposium, "Benchmarks: Evaluating Measurements of Judicial Productivity," featuring recognized legal scholars Jordan Singer, Hon. William Young, Hon. Lee Rosenthal, Steven Gensler, Chad Oldfather, John Spottswood, Carolyn Dubay, and Malia Reddick. Both trial and appellate courts are considered. Also includes Notes and Comments by students.
All My Trials - Tales of a Hired Gun by Judge Gail Roy Fraties
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,200. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014 by A. J. Fraties. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Courts and trial practice, Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
This funny collection of true criminal trial stories is black humor at its best. In a profession where every one is a character, Judge Gail Roy Fraties stood alone. Ironical, cynical, human, compassionate, literary, educated, Fraties was a wonderful writer who saw the humor in the darkness of criminal law. This is one book you will reread many times!
The Gods of America by Robin Dridge
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,880. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Court Rules, Nonfiction » Law » Courts and trial practice
How can we change rules if we had nothing to do with the rules/laws implemented into our judicial system? It seems to me that our elected Legislative branch should oversee the conduct of those ruling our courts. They should actively pass laws which prevent lawyers and judges from abusing our legal system, thus acting as gods over the citizens of these free United States of America?
The Zimmerman Trial Follies by Victoria-Joy Godwin
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 80,450. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Courts and trial practice
The first book on the Zimmerman trial and the last one you’ll need on the subject, this work proves Zimmerman was never lawfully tried. Based on 20 insights sent to the prosecutors by the author, every fact that was ignored is exposed, beginning with the confession to first-degree murder in his only sworn statement. Now another invalid jury verdict mandates we find the next Rosa Parks to stand up
Court Reform on Trial: Why Simple Solutions Fail by Malcolm M. Feeley
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 81,830. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Courts and trial practice, Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
A recognized study of innovation in the process of criminal justice, and why it so often fails—despite the best intentions of judges, administrators & reformers. The arc of reform to disappointment is analyzed for such ideas as bail, pretrial diversion, speedy trial and determinate sentences. A much-maligned system of pleas shifts power to prosecutors away from judges. New foreword by Greg Berman.
The Crime Does Pay Series -- Book Three (A Fight for Truth, Justice and the American Way) by Vincent Monaco
Series: The CRIME DOES PAY Trilogy, Book 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 250,500. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal, Nonfiction » Law » Courts and trial practice
It is good. It is epic. It is a well-written and great read. It is an entertaining page-turner. It is vitally important. It is extremely shocking. It is not for the faint of hearts. It is a travesty of justice. It is corruption in its purest form. It is crime by those sworn to uphold the law. Whom, are a facilitator of murder. Let justice be done or let the heavens fall.
The Time For Justice by Tony Curto
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 40,030. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Courts and trial practice, Nonfiction » Law » Legal Profession
After more than fifty years of practicing law and representing major corporations as well as notable celebrities like Paula Abdul, Harry Chapin,Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn, the author details how time is the enemy of our judicial system. Excessive time, caused by numbing administrative procedures at every level that result in endless delays. Curto offers common- sense solutions to this critical problem
See You In Court! by Barry Willdorf
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 57,520. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Courts and trial practice, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Is there a courtroom scene in your upcoming book? A trial in your future? You want to get your narrative right; to know what’s going on in court. Learn what trial lawyers know about the courts and trials that YOU should too? Written by a lawyer with more than 100 trials, both civil and criminal. Let me help you understand how lawyers pick a jury, structure witness testimony and more.
Heinous, Atrocious & Cruel: The Casebook of a Death Penalty Attorney by Terry Lenamon
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 44,260. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » General law, Nonfiction » Law » Courts and trial practice
In this book, Terry has chronicled some of his most challenging cases. These cases offer a fascinating insider’s look at the workings of a death penalty prosecution. This is a world that most people never get to see, and a world that most people would like to pretend does not exist. Terry and his team take the reader on journeys to discover how their clients ended up facing death row.
Judges, Fbi, Dna & Lies Vol. 1 by John W. Fidler
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,290. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Courts and trial practice
A complete history of DNA criminal cases in Massachusetts as well as cases from other jurisdictions and the federal system that Massachusetts judges relied upon, whether to allow DNA in their courtrooms. The book explains the discovery process and the documents that attorneys are entitled to from the Lab that had tested the samples. A must for attorneys, judges and law enforcement officers.
Stanford Law Review: Volume 63, Issue 2 - January 2011 by Stanford Law Review
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 110,340. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2011 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Legal theory, Nonfiction » Law » Courts and trial practice
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.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Legal Support to Operations (FM 27-100) Capstone Legal Doctrinal Manual for JAG Legal Services, Plus Bonus IED Book (Value-added Professional Format Series) by Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 131,790. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Courts and trial practice
Professionally converted for accurate e-book format reproduction, Army Field Manual FM 27-100, Legal Support to Operations, encompasses all legal services provided by Judge Advocate General’s Corps (JAGC) personnel in support of commanders, units, and soldiers. As a bonus, there is a second document with comprehensive coverage of IEDs (Improvised Explosive Devices).
The Nat Turner Insurrection Trials: A Mystic Chord Resonates Today by Walter Gordon
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 52,760. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Courts and trial practice
A detailed study by a legal scholar of the insurrection and its aftermath, including the 50 trials of slaves and free blacks charged with insurrection. It also contains one of the most detailed factual descriptions of the insurrection itself. The Nat Turner insurrection marked the crest of a wave of insurrections in Virginia between 1800 and 1831.
Hot Topics in the Legal Profession 2010 by Steven Alan Childress
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 47,420. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2010 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: 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.
To Catch a Killer by Tim Madigan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 44,480. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Courts and trial practice, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder(5.00 from 1 review)
The gruesome murder of a young woman named Brenda Salazar was only the first chapter in one of the most riveting crime stories in the history of Fort Worth, Texas. When it was all over, three young women were dead and a number of law officers were angry about the missed opportunities. The story came to a close in the killer's bedroom, where the detectives found a shop of horrors.