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Appearing Before a Royal Commission
Price: Free! Words: 3,750. 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.
Second Chances: Florida Pardons, Restoration of Civil Rights, Gun Rights and More
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 37,430. Language: American English. Published: October 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
Here are the types of executive clemency available for convicted felons -- including full and conditional pardons, restoration of civil rights (RCR), firearm authority and more -- which can be granted by the four-member Florida Board of Executive Clemency.
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.
Angel of Death Row
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 92,730. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2015 and represented by Regina Ryan. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
Nineteen times, death penalty defense lawyer Andrea D. Lyon has defended a client found guilty of capital murder. Nineteen times, she has succeeded. Driven by an overwhelming sense of justice, fairness, and morality, she fought for them in the courtroom and in the raucous streets. Angel of Death Row is the compelling memoir of Lyon’s unusual journey and groundbreaking career.
Código Penal Brasileiro
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,720. Language: Portuguese. Published: May 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
Decreto-Lei nº 2.848, de 7 de dezembro de 1940 Atualizado até a Lei nº 13.104, de 2015
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.
Police Recruitment Guide: 2016 Edition
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,950. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2015 by Digital Dreams Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
Joining the Police offers a well paid and secure occupation. However, both the competition and process are difficult with only about 5-10% of those that apply securing a position. This book takes you through the process from the application form, including all the application questions and example, through the assessment centre, final interview and fitness tests.
Pruno, Ramen, and a Side of Hope: Stories of Surviving Wrongful Conviction
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 103,070. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2015 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement
Imagine you are in prison for a crime you did not commit. From prison yard gardens to contraband cooking to family visits, "Pruno, Ramen, and a Side of Hope" gives you a glimpse of life inside some of America's prisons and shares how each exoneree survived, and in some cases thrived, and prevailed against overwhelming odds.
Harvard Law Review: Volume 128, Number 4 - February 2015
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 128,400. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2015 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence, Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
Contents of No. 4 are Article, "The Consequences of Error in Criminal Justice," Daniel Epps; Book Review, "Running Government Like a Business...Then and Now," Jon Michaels; student Notes on slave trade, privileges & immunities, early voting after Shelby, and mental cruelty in prisons; and Recent Cases and Recent Legislation comments, including assisting suicide as speech; city bankruptcy, more.
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.
How To Leave Prison Early: Florida Clemency, Parole and Work Release
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,430. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
Here is the so-called secret sauce (the actual “how-to” steps to leave prison early), written by one of Florida's most distinguished clemency lawyers.
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.
Resurrection
Price: $3.34 USD. Words: 58,990. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
By piecing together mountains of testimony, social media, and various disclosures by all the major players in Oscar's melodrama - not least of which are Oscar's and Reeva's own words - Nick van der Leek does what thus far has not been revealed. Not by the media. Not by the social media rumour mill. Not even by the state prosecutor. Van Der Leek manages to put it all together to reveal a motive.
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!!
Cuestionarios de Derecho Penal. Parte Especial. Tomo II.
Price: $5.69 USD. Words: 64,330. Language: Spanish. Published: September 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal, Nonfiction » Law » Legal theory
La presente obra abarca cuestiones de respuesta alternativa sobre los temas más importantes y fundamentales la Parte Especial del Derecho Penal. Once amplios cuestionarios, cada uno de ellos con una extensión proporcional a su importancia y con sus respectivas soluciones. Casi mil cuestiones de respuesta alternativa, especialmente diseñadas y secuenciadas para el estudio de esta compleja materia.