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Yale Law Journal: Volume 124, Number 6 - April 2015
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 159,120. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
The contents of the April 2015 issue (Volume 124, Number 6) are: "The Constitutional Duty To Supervise," by Gillian E. Metzger; "Architectural Exclusion: Discrimination and Segregation Through Physical Design of the Built Environment," by Sarah Schindler; "Fifty Attorneys General, and Fifty Approaches to the Duty To Defend," by Neal Devins & Saikrishna Bangalore; plus: one Note and one Comment.
Soliciting from Home
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Price: Free! Words: 66,130. Language: British English. Published: April 4, 2015 by M L Eaton. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Biography
A young lawyer. 1970s England. Packed with authentic and endearing characters, unexpected romance and good old fashioned country town drama, Soliciting from Home is an amusing, occasionally sad, but always warm-hearted fictionalised account of a young woman setting up a legal practice in a small community in 1970s England
Mass Murder of the Bentler Family, True Crime
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 77,560. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
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.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 124, Number 5 - March 2015
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 210,370. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2015 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
Contents of March 2015 (Vol 124, No 5) include “Article III Judicial Power, the Adverse-Party Requirement, and Non-Contentious Jurisdiction” by James E. Pfander & Daniel D. Birk; “Beyond Diversification: The Pervasive Problem of Excessive Fees and 'Dominated Funds' in 401(k) Plans” by Ian Ayres & Quinn Curtis; “The Uneasy Case for Favoring Long-Term Shareholders” by Jesse M. Fried; and much more.
Pro-Life v. Pro-Death: Abortions and the Supreme Court
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 27,120. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Constitutional law
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Roe v. Wade, Doe v. Bolton, and Planned Parenthood v. Casey - 3 landmark Supreme Court Cases dealing with abortions. Here in one place are important excerpts from all three cases. This book was put together by a conservative lay person for other conservatives. Examples of some of what you will find in the book: “The Constitution does not explicitly mention any right of privacy. In a line of d
80 Proposals to STOP Wrongful Convictions - Before the End of This Decade
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 68,000. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2015. Category: 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.
Tales From The Deer Blind (A Game Warden's Memoir)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,990. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Natural Resources
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Tales From The Deer Blind recounts the adventures of Wayne Coleman, a Conservation Officer assigned to Menominee County in Michigan's Upper Peninsula. The last quarter of the 20th century was the best era to be a Michigan Game Warden, and the "U P" was the best place to be stationed. Enjoy the adventures of Officer Coleman as recounts his adventures of living the career of a lifetime.
Arizona Reporter's Handbook On Media Law
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Price: Free! Words: 36,220. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Media & the Law
Principal Author and Editor: Daniel C. Barr. This seventh edition of the Arizona Reporter's Handbook on Media Law was prepared by Perkins Coie LLP. This edition marks 34 years that Perkins Coie has represented the First Amendment Coalition of Arizona, Inc. and provided this Handbook to the Coalition's member organizations.
Rutgers Computer & Technology Law Journal: Volume 41, Number 1 - 2015
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 54,990. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2015 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Computer & Internet
Rutgers Computer & Technology Law Journal, Vol. 41, No. 1, 2015, features new articles and student contributions on cutting-edge topics related to teleradiology, jurisdiction, and malpractice; teaching 'next gen' research methods such as Ravel and Casetext to law students; regulating 3D-printing as firearms creators; employment, privacy, and social media; and privacy issues in cell phone tracking.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 124, Number 4 - January-February 2015
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 205,020. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Administrative Law & Regulatory Practice
Contents of the Jan-Feb 2015 issue (Vol 124, Nr 4) include "Cost-Benefit Analysis of Financial Regulation: Case Studies and Implications," by John C. Coates; "Beyond the Indian Commerce Clause," by Gregory Ablavsky; "On Evidence: Proving Frye as a Matter of Law, Science, and History," by Jill Lepore; "The End of Jurisprudence," by Scott Hershovitz; and student research in Notes and Comments.
Perfectly Innocent - The Wrongful Conviction of Alfred Trenkler
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 356,980. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015. Category: 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 1 - Fall 2013
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 108,420. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2015 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
Vol. 48, No. 1 includes Commencement Address at New England Law: Boston, May 24, 2013, by Carmen Ortiz; Creamskimming and Competition, by Jim Chen; "Give Me That Old Time Religion": The Persistence of the Webster Reasonable Doubt Instruction, by Hon. Richard E. Welch, III; Standing Up to Clapper: How to Increase Transparency and Oversight of FISA Surveillance, by Alan Butler; and Notes & Comments.
New England Law Review: Volume 48, Number 2 - Winter 2014
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 81,980. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2015 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
New England Law Review's 2nd issue of Vol. 48 contains articles from leading figures of the legal community, including Christina Frohock on military commissions and Janet Dolgin on physician free speech; plus Notes on royalty rates for public performances and on use of the Death with Dignity Act, and Comments on CFAA and computer fraud and on hospital records' use in criminal prosecutions.
New England Law Review: Volume 48, Number 4 - Summer 2014
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,050. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2015 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
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.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 124, Number 3 - December 2014
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 138,630. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
Contents of Vol. 124, #3 include Articles, "The Limits of Enumeration," Richard Primus, and "Rules Against Rulification," Michael Coenen; a Feature on politics by Richard Pildes; Notes, "A 'Full and Fair' Discussion of Environmental Impacts in NEPA EISs: The Case for Addressing the Impact of Substantive Regulatory Regimes," Sarah Langberg, and "Civil Servant Suits," Alex Hemmer; and two Comments.
University of Chicago Law Review: Volume 81, Number 4 - Fall 2014
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 271,550. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Tax law
Vol. 81, No. 4 contents include: * The Legal Salience of Taxation, by Andrew Hayashi * Tax-Loss Mechanisms, by Jacob Nussim & Avraham Tabbach * Regulating Systemic Risk in Insurance, by Daniel Schwarcz & Steven Schwarcz * American Constitutional Exceptionalism Revisited, by Mila Versteeg & Emily Zackin In addition: Comments on immigration, hearsay, child support, environmental law, and ADR.
New England Law Review: Volume 48, Number 3 - Spring 2014
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 89,420. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
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.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 124, Number 2 - November 2014
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 137,750. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
The Nov. 2014 issue of Yale Law Journal (#2) features new articles: "Agency Enforcement of Spending Clause Statutes: A Defense of the Funding Cut-Off," by Eloise Pasachoff; Essay, "Bounded Institutions," Yair Listokin; Book Review, "Constitutions of Hope and Fear," Frederick Shauer; Notes on discrimination law, double jeopardy, and judicial use of dictionaries; and Comment on the CAFA and states.
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
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 402,420. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
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
The Government Took My Property! A Comparison of Acquisition Law in Australia and the United States
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,770. Language: Australian English. Published: November 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » City planning
Most people don't think much about acquisitions or "takings" of private property by the government--until they receive a letter that their land is about to be taken! This complex subject is made easy to understand in this volume. The author uses zany humor and bizarre examples to describe the history of acquisitions in Australia and the USA, and how they have come to be what they are today.