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Harvard Law Review: Volume 130, Number 7 - May 2017
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 97,920. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2017 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence, Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
May 2017, #7, includes: Article, "A Contextual Approach to Harmless Error Review," Justin Murray; Book Review, "Courting Abolition," Deborah Denno; Book Review, "This Land Is My Land?," Tracey Meares; Note, "Clarifying Kiobel's 'Touch and Concern' Test"; Note, "If These Walls Could Talk: The Smart Home and the 4th Amendment Limits of the 3rd Party Doctrine"; and several Recent Cases commentaries.
Within These Walls: Memoirs of a Death House Chaplain
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,390. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2017 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes, Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
Within These Walls is the powerful memoir of Rev. Carroll Pickett, who spent fifteen years as the death house chaplain at “The Walls,” the Huntsville unit of the Texas prison system. In that capacity, Reverend Pickett ministered to ninety-five men before they were put to death by lethal injection.
The Girl From Shepherd's Bush
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 92,160. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Death by hanging was abolished in 1965. (Just in time to save the Moor’s Murderers!) For Grace and her brother it was thirteen years too late.
Executables
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 124,240. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2016 by Unmoored Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
After ten years of brutal prison labor for a crime she didn't commit, Tori Jennings now faces an even more unbearable prospect: freedom. But just because she’s free doesn’t mean she has a future. As an Executable, she has no money, no rights, no citizenship. No laws protect her. And the second she steps off penitentiary grounds, she becomes prey for hit-men legally hired by the victim's family.
Avenge Me
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,930. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2016 by Unmoored Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
A TV host shoots for ratings nirvana with the perfect combination of murder victim, death row inmate, and celebrity executioner . . . A ferocious entrepreneur isn't about to let some Ivy League punk run roughshod over his ambition . . . An aging hit man stumbles into the company of a long-reformed ex-felon slated to die . . . Enter the world of Executables with these darkly humorous stories.
Everything You Need To Know About America’s 3 Biggest Political Issues in Under 1000 Words
Price: Free! Words: 1,230. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
Learn everything you need to know about Gun control, The Death Penalty, and Abortion in under 1000 words.
Down to the Needle
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 111,150. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
A woman’s search for her abducted child ends when she finds a young woman on Death Row months away from lethal injection for a crime she didn’t commit.
The Interview Room
Price: Free! Words: 3,400. Language: American English. Published: November 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
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A short story. Detective Jim Willis, now old and near retirement, can't forget about an old case, and the day he came face to face with a monster.
Ready Reference Treatise: Dead Man Walking
Series: Ready Reference Treatises ยท Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,090. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
She was a spiritual advisor to two convicted murderers who were waiting death sentence. The present book is based on her experiences while she was working as a spiritual advisor.
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.