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Pleading Not Guilty in a Criminal Matter
Price: Free! Words: 5,790. Language: Australian English. Published: March 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
Have you been charged with a crime and are pleading not guilty? Know the criminal laws involved when contesting criminal charges in Victoria, Australia. Learn about the rights of an accused, how to prepare for a defence, and the court process behind a not guilty plea submission. Check out actual case studies and information on police interviews and investigative techniques.
Appearing Before the Independent Broad-Based Anti-Corruption Commission (IBAC)
Price: Free! Words: 2,000. Language: Australian English. Published: February 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
Know what to do when summonsed to appear before the Independent Broad-Based Anti-Corruption Commission (IBAC) in Victoria, Australia. How should you respond? How do you prepare for hearings and what's to happen to evidence you provide during an IBAC examination? This ebook also lists several offences that you can be charged with for failure to comply with an IBAC examiner.
Appearing Before a Royal Commission
Price: Free! Words: 3,860. Language: Australian English. Published: January 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
How do Royal Commissions function in Victoria, Australia? Established to investigate on controversial issues and matters of high public importance, Royal Commissions are given coercive powers that are beyond those of a judge. This ebook provides a thorough discussion of Royal Commission procedures and best practices to adopt when summonsed to appear before it.
Dealing With Allegations of Sexual Assault
Price: Free! Words: 11,110. Language: Australian English. Published: November 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
Provides information on how to deal with allegations of sexual assault in Victoria, Australia. Know more about the different types of sexual crimes and the criminal laws surrounding them. Features actual case studies and information on various court processes and police procedures.
If You're Afraid of Being Killed by a Terrorist...
You set the price! Words: 9,900. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
Remember the 'Emperor has no clothes' story? This book is like that story, but instead of confronting the emperor's naked body we're confronting the irrational fear of terrorism that has altered Canada's political culture. If your politics are shaped by your fear of terrorism, you're about to get....well, read the book.
The Victim Shall Benefit
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,030. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology, Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
This eBook address the issue of violent crime with a refreshing outlook. Realistic suggestions are given to address crime which has risen to alarming levels world-wide.
Mass Murder of the Bentler Family, True Crime
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 77,560. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
What would drive a twenty-two-year old, from an upper-middle class family, to take the lives of his parents and three teenage sisters? It's a good question. A question that Iowa's agents with the Dept. of Criminal Investigation want an answer to, but unfortunately the only answer Shawn Bentler is willing to give is that he wasn't there, he didn't do it. But his sister's call to 911 says otherwise.
80 Proposals to STOP Wrongful Convictions - Before the End of This Decade
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 68,000. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal, Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
This book presents 80 Proposals to STOP wrongful convictions. This book presents a call-to-action to achieve two goals within five years: 1. reduce wrongful convictions in the U.S. to .1 percent. 2. reduce the percentage of wrongly convicted inmates in prison to .1 percent, by liberating thousands of wrongly convicted inmates. The book's goal to “STOP” means to reduce to .1 percent.
Perfectly Innocent - The Wrongful Conviction of Alfred Trenkler
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 356,980. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal, Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
THIS BOOK IS ABOUT THE WRONGFUL CONVICTION OF AN INNOCENT MAN On 28 October 1991, Boston Police officer, Jeremiah Hurley, Jr. was killed, and his partner, Francis X. Foley, was maimed, by a dynamite bomb which they were attempting to disarm. Alfred was advised not to testify at this trial, and was convicted in Boston Federal Court in 1993. He was sentenced to two life terms.
New England Law Review: Volume 48, Number 4 - Summer 2014
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,050. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2015 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal, Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
The development of death penalty law and historical figures in this process, as Symposium: "A Look Back at the History of Capital Punishment." Volume 48, Summer 2014, has articles by such leading scholars as Evan Mandery, Michael Meltsner, Phyllis Goldfarb, and Zachary Baron Shemtob. The history and anomalies of the development of capital punishment law in the U.S. are explored, plus student work.
EYE CONTACT- The Mysterious Death in 2000 of Kassidy Bortner & the Wrongful Convictions of Chad Evans and Amanda Bortner Volume 2: Letters from Chad Evans to Morrison Bonpasse in 2010
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 402,420. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
This is Vol. 2 of the book, “EYE CONTACT - The Mysterious Death in 2000 in Maine of Kassidy Bortner and the Wrongful Convictions of Chad Evans and Amanda Bortner. Vol. 1 tells the story of the wrongful convictions of Chad and Amanda and the campaign for exoneration. This vol. 2, contains the letters from Chad Evans to his advocate, Morrison Bonpasse, during 2010. Chad Evans was convicted in
Crime And Criminology
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,250. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
A step by step guide for the students of Criminology.This book covers syllabi of criminology of all the universities of the world.This is the part 1 of the book.
A Conundrum of a Court Case.
Series: A Young Lawyer dealing with Unusual Clients.. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,870. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
I was a young lawyer and the criminal case I describe actually happened to me. I call it a conundrum because although the eventual result was the correct one and justice was done, It would not have been,.had I acted professionally. I made a mess of it and I still cannot get my head around an alibi which wasn't true but had I done my job properly, would have 'been'. Really bizarre!!
Oscar Pistorius The Verdict
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,710. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal, Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
The Verdict was written and published by trial Advocate Siegfried Walther prior to the actual Trial Court Verdict. Compare it with the Judgment actually handed down on 11 September 2014. The final portion of this updated version deals with the State's Appeal and the Judgment of the Supreme Court of Appeal. Was the accused found guilty of the murder of an intruder or the murder of his girlfriend?
1814: Crime and Capital Punishment:
Price: Free! Words: 172,070. Language: British English. Published: April 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century, Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
An analysis of who was sentenced to death and who was hung, for what, and how, in early 19th Century London, accompanied by records of their trials.
Guilty Until Proven Innocent (2014): A Practitioner's and Judge's Guide to the Pennsylvania Post-Conviction Relief Act (PCRA)
Price: Free! Words: 113,330. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Categories: 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
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 140,170. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » International law, Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
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
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 135,610. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal, Nonfiction » Law » Civil Procedure
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
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 113,960. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Constitutional law, Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
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)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 253,170. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal, Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
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.