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Surviving the Alphabet Soup-Abridged Version
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 64,120. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
The "alphabet", in this case, includes the FBi, DEA, ATF, IRS and all the other "alphabet people" that investigate federal offenses. If you or someone you know is facing investigation by any federal law enforcement agency, this book is a must have.
Federal Plea Agreements - A Soul to Keep in Spanish
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 54,790. Language: Spanish. Published: May 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
Si usted o un ser querido se enfrenta a un juicio federal, este libro le puede ahorrar años de prisión. Las complejidades del sistema de justicia penal federal, se explican en términos sencillos, para que todos, incluidos los abogados que lo deseen como una guía de referencia rápida, puede comprender y evitar las trampas delante de ellos
Federal Plea Agreements - A Soul to Keep
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 51,020. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
If you or a loved one is facing federal prosecution, this book can save you years of imprisonment. The complexities of the federal criminal justice system, are explained in layman's terms, so that everyone, including attorneys who wish it as a quick reference guide, can comprehend and avoid the pitfalls before them
Harvard Law Review: Volume 127, Number 7 - May 2014
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 135,450. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
Harvard Law Review, May 2014 (no. 7), includes an article, two book review essays, and extensive student research. It features "The Due Process Exclusionary Rule," by Richard Re; "Consent and Sensibility," by Michelle Boardman; "The Politics of Financial Regulation and the Regulation of Financial Politics," Adam Levitin; Notes on agency change and capital juries; and seven Recent Cases casenotes.
1814: Crime and Capital Punishment:
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You set the price! Words: 172,070. Language: British English. Published: April 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century
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)
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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.
Harvard Law Review: Volume 125, Number 3 - January 2012
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,660. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Intellectual property
Articles in the Jan. 2012 issue are from Rebecca Tushnet, reimagining copyright law for images instead of the usual frame of text and words; and Carol Steiker, reviewing David Garland's new book on capital punishment and contingency. Student contributions explore the law relating to video games, the Second Amendment and gun rights, patent law, environmental law, and extending the debt ceiling.
The Transformation of Criminal Due Process in the Administrative State: The Targeted Urban Crime Narcotics Task Force
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 72,440. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
Classic study in law & society, available to scholars & others in criminal justice, due process & policing. The author reflects: "...it was my first day in the field that the police liaison to the district attorney's probation revocation program exclaimed, 'Forget rights! Forget right to jury! Forget right to bail! There are no rights!' " This book shows how due process became mere administration.
Police Officers Guide: A Handbook for Police Officers of England, Scotland and Wales
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,540. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2014 by Digital Dreams. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
The Police Officers Guide is designed to be a detailed handbook for anyone who wants to become a Police Officer be it full-time or a Special Constable. With detailed coverage of the application process for both roles, including the latest six skills used at the SEARCH assessment centre. Latest policies, procedures, law including roads policing are also covered in this comprehensive guide.
Harvard Law Review: Volume 125, Number 6 - April 2012
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 125,190. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
Articles in Issue 6 are by Cary Franklin (on the "traditional concept" of sex discrimination), Richard Pildes (on law and the President), & Robert Weisberg (on the tragedy of crime). Student contributions explore everlasting software; incarcerating immigration detainees; the First and Fourteenth Amendments; Sixth Amendment implications of napping defense counsel; copyright law; & other topics.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 122, Number 1 - October 2012
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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
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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.
Harvard Law Review: Volume 126, Number 5 - March 2013
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 151,250. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Civil Procedure
Harvard Law Review, No. 5, March 2013, includes: "Multistage Adjudication," Louis Kaplow "Humanizing the Criminal Justice Machine: Re-Animated Justice or Frankenstein's Monster?," Nicola Lacey Note, "Importing a Trade or Business Limitation into § 2036: Toward a Regulatory Solution to FLP-Driven Transfer Tax Avoidance" Note, "The Benefits of Unequal Protection" Plus additional student research.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 123, Number 1 - October 2013
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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)
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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.
Reducing Crime, Reducing Incarceration: Essays on Criminal Justice Innovation
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 62,100. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
A new collection of compelling and challenging essays from one of the leading voices on criminal justice reform, it makes the argument that small changes on the ground can add up to big improvements in criminal justice. How do you launch a new justice reform? How do you measure impact? Is it possible to spread new practices to resistant audiences? Berman tells the tale of successful reforms.
Free Ryan Ferguson: 101 Reasons Why Ryan Should Be Released
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 42,750. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
We want to avert our eyes in situations like Ryan Ferguson’s, but we can’t – and shouldn’t. Ryan was convicted in 2005 of the 2001 murder and robbery of sport’s editor Kent Heitholt. As of September 1, 2013, Missouri keeps Ryan imprisoned after the only witnesses against him have admitted perjury at a habeas hearing.
Lifer. 45 Years in Her Majesty's Prisons
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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.
Busted At School
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 65,380. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
BUSTED AT SCHOOL is about students who are suspended, expelled or criminally prosecuted when they possess, use or sell drugs at school. Presented as a discussion guide for teachers, students and parents, the format of the book encourages reader groups to discuss with others “what happened” to the students in these 42 interesting cases.
Ehrengraf for the Defense
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 57,240. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
These eleven stories constitute the complete case files to date of Martin Ehrengraf, the dapper little lawyer who never sees the inside of a courtroom because all his clients somehow turn out to be innocent. Introduced in Ellery Queen magazine, Ehrengraf is remarkably ingenious and resourceful, and will do anything—anything!—in a client's interest.