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Guilty Until Proven Innocent (2014): A Practitioner's and Judge's Guide to the Pennsylvania Post-Conviction Relief Act (PCRA)
By J. Andrew Salemme
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 113,330. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
The essential guide to post-conviction relief in Pennsylvania. Updated and revised for 2014.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 122, Number 1 - October 2012
By Yale Law Journal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 140,170. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » International law
Contributors include such noted scholars as Ariel Porat & Eric Posner (aggregation in decisionmaking over many fields of law), Victoria Nourse (legislative history in statutory interpretation), and James Anderson & Paul Heaton (effectiveness of defense counsel in murder cases). Vol. 122, Issue 1 also features student contributions on rights of identity and branding, sales tax, & international law.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 122, Number 3 - December 2012
By Yale Law Journal
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 135,610. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
Contents of No. 3 include: John H. Langbein, "The Disappearance of Civil Trial in the United States" Daniel E. Ho, "Fudging the Nudge: Information Disclosure and Restaurant Grading" Saul Levmore & Ariel Porat, "Asymmetries and Incentives in Plea Bargaining and Evidence Production" The issue also offers student research on targeted killings of outlaws, copyright law, and Confrontation Clause cases.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 123, Number 1 - October 2013
By Yale Law Journal
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 113,960. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Constitutional law
Yale Law Journal (No. 1 of Vol. 123, academic year 2013-14) includes articles and essays by internationally recognized scholars. Contents include “Mandatory Sentencing and Racial Disparity: Assessing the Role of Prosecutors and the Effects of Booker,” by Sonja Starr & M. Marit Rehavi and “Firearm Localism,” by Joseph Blocher, plus Benjamin Sachs on labor law, and a student Note and Comment.
Yale Law Journal: Symposium - The Gideon Effect (Volume 122, Number 8 - June 2013)
By Yale Law Journal
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 253,170. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
This special Symposium issue of the Yale Law Journal is, in effect, a new and extensive book on this important subject, featuring contributions by internationally recognized legal and political scholars. It is one of the most thorough, detailed, and wide-ranging analyses of the current standing and reach of what may be the Court's most important criminal law decision, now available as an ebook.
Lifer. 45 Years in Her Majesty's Prisons
By Joy Grant Hicks
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 166,070. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
The story of a man who was convicted of murder in England in 1968. He was the first person to be convicted on forensic evidence alone. However he always maintained his innocence. When, in 1991 the Parole Board recommended release, the Home Secretary overturned that decision, leading him to choose to fail to return from a Home leave. After 3 years at large he was rearrested and is still in prison.
Basic Home Security
By Jacobus Kotze
Price: Free! Words: 36,200. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: May 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
This is a short article on the different ways to protect your house against armed robbers. Written for the South African market it may sound extreme to the rest of the world. Crime statistics show that armed robberies take place every day where the house owners are beaten up and or murdered. The wife raped and the children abused. Torture is common and the successful prosecution rate less than 8%.
Identity Theft Prevention - How to Protect Yourself From Predators and The Dangers of Identity Theft!
By Greg Mason
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,290. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Reference
In the book Identity Theft Prevention - How to Protect Yourself from Predators and The Dangers of Identity Theft! By Greg Mason, the author talks about different ways thieves operate, and how to thwart them. The book is intended to educate consumers about the steps to take when identity theft is discovered, and how to protect personal information to prevent identity theft.
Guilty Until Proven Innocent: A Practitioner's and Judge's Guide to the Pennsylvania Post-Conviction Relief Act (PCRA)
By J. Andrew Salemme
Price: Free! Words: 120,810. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
A premier source of legal information on post-conviction relief practice in Pennsylvania. This is an essential guide for any criminal attorney, prosecutor, or judge in Pennsylvania.
America's Gestapo, the FBI Part I
By Arthur W. Ritchie
Price: Free! Words: 8,740. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
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This is a study of the criminal activities of the FBI beginning with the FDR years and ending with Dwight David Eisenhower. Part II begins with the Kennedy years.
Ποινικός Κώδικας
By ΝΟΜΟΘΕΣΙΑ ΚΩΔΙΚΕΣ
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,360. Language: Greek. Published: October 31, 2012 by PELEKANOS BOOKS. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
Ο Ποινικός Κώδικας της Σειράς "Νομοθεσία - Κώδικες" είναι πλήρως ενημερωμένος σύμφωνα με όλες τις τροποποιήσεις. Έκδοση 2012.
Strategic Positioning: The Litigant and the Mandated Client
By Nanaymie Godfrey
Price: $2.79 USD. Words: 8,140. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
Court allegations can be based on nothing but a perspective that criminalizes confusing behaviors. Court professionals often are trained to seek out, diagnose and ostracize those who cause social upheaval by these behaviors. In doing so, the court often stifles explanations of behavior. Use of effective and strategic positioning creates the foundation of an effective defense.
Justice or Injustice? What Really Happens In A Jury Room
By J. L. Hardee
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,790. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
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This book is about the experiences of a juror and his fight to standup for his beliefs. This book will put you right in a jury seat during the trial of Kimberly Renee Poole so that you can experience his plight.
No Easy Day for Mark Owen: The Legal Brief
By Conrad Powell
Series: No Easy Day, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,230. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Military
A Navy Seal renamed Mark Owen battles against the US Government on allegations that he breached his Non-Disclosure Agreement. Now he battles harder to defend his character then when he took out Osama Bin Laden. No Easy Day for Mark Owen takes you on an in depth journey into the unfolding legal drama of allegations of espionage, traitor-ism, and leaking classified information.
A Brief Introduction to Using an Evidence-Based Humanistic Solution Focused Approach to Working with Parents to Reduce Anti-Social Behaviour & Youth Offending
By Dan Jones
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,780. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
This short eBook is an introduction to the work carried out by the author into the use of a Humanistic Solution Focused Approach to supporting parents with the aim of reducing youth offending and anti-social behaviour. This eBook also introduces an overview of the evidence gathered by the author based on 321 parents offered support, looking at the impact this approach had on reducing youth crime.
Staying Free: A Brief Explanation of Law to Today's Youth
By Earline Sumrall
You set the price! Words: 13,800. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference
Teen crime is out of control.The fact of the matter is a lot of teens often do things they don't know are illegal.Thus, by using true stories involving sex,gangbanging and murder,Staying Free shows how the system can give you life without parole for a murder you did NOT participate in and give teens 10 years for consensual sex!A must read for all.
The 1937 San Francisco Police Graft Report by Edwin Atherton
By Hank Chapot
Price: Free! Words: 21,910. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » North America
Here the infamous Atherton Report on police graft in 1937 San Francisco, published for the first time since it's disappearance from the County Clerk's office in 1939. Current copy has typos fixed.
The Heat of Passion Doctrine: Killing Your Spouse & Getting Away with Murder
By Troy Veenstra
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,270. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2011 by Veenstra Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships
In Maryland, for instance in 1994, Kenneth Peacock returned home to find his wife of several years in bed with another man. he spent several hours drinking and arguing with his adulterous wife before shooting her in the head with his single shot rifle. Thanks to the Heat of Passon Doctrine he only served 18 months in a work release program after being charged with 1st degree murder.