Books tagged: court case

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The Distant Viewer
Price: Free! Words: 1,360. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Mr. Fuller was accused of having murdered Vincent Waldron and he did not have an alibi. However, a Ms.Vera Manchester claimed she had witnessed the murder through an ability called viewing from a distance. That is all the defense had to prove the innocence of the defendant. Would it be enough? This story tells what happened.
Unspoken
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,900. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
The Scopes "Monkey" trial and the final, undelivered, speech of William Jennings Bryan.
Bruce Tower.s Secret
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,930. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Bruce Tower that had been called the all American boy, that walks the walk, and talks the talk, is now looked at as the killer of two women. He was let of at the first trail because of the fact that only two of the twelve thought he was guilty. When the second woman was found dead, and it pointed at Bruce, he was told that to stay out of the death sentence, he has to confess to both killings.
The Mistrial
Price: Free! Words: 740. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
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In the jury room, a vote had been taken concerning whether the accused was guilty or not guilty. The vote was 11 to 1 in favor of not guilty. The lone vote for guilty had been cast by a juror who was present in the room but in a form unknown to the other jurors. Her actions caused a mistrial but there was no doubt as to what she had accomplished. This story will have you gasping at the end.
Justice
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,350. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Anthologies
The law and justice are not the same thing. Some would say that Karma is justice. Startling, sad, and sometimes selfish, these 8 tales give their own meaning to justice. Grab a coffee and get comfortable. Short stories are made for coffee breaks.
THROWN UNDER THE BUS: THE RISE AND FALL OF AN AMERICAN WORKER
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 90,550. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Labor rights, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Workplace bullying meets government incompetence in the riveting, true story of a vivacious young woman's upwardly mobile crash and burn at the hands of a mean-spirited employer, who, for 19 years, relentlessly retaliated against their feisty adversary, driving her to the brink of a nervous breakdown. 'THROWN' is a story as frightening as it is enlightening. Read it - & be warned.
The Light of Shimmering Cove
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 35,070. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
Adventurous school teacher Jack Carment discovers a unique injustice regarding one of his students’ parents while teaching at school which compels him to once again engage in solving a tough problem and helping to fight a challenging court case. Filled with both descriptive outdoor adventure and anecdotal classroom scenes, the story weaves an adventure tale together with anecdotes and philosophy.
The Howling of Holcomb Peak
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 40,300. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
Adventurous school teacher Jack Carment faces a unique challenge at school which compels him and several of his students and new friends to climb a challenging mountain and face a perplexing court case. Filled with both exciting outdoor adventure and anecdotal classroom scenes, the story weaves an adventure tale together with some creative problem solving and philosophy.
Jodi Arias, "Psycho" Killer?: A Short Biography and Psychological Analysis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,180. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013 by KAW Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Jodi Arias is accused of the premeditated murder of Travis Alexander by stabbing, throat-slitting, and shooting. But could she really be such a monster? And was the crime committed during a re-enactment of the shower-scene knife murder from the movie "Psycho"? This book is approx 6000 words--perfect for reading on your e-device! The best account of the Arias trial by an expert true-crime writer.
The Tragic Life of Film Actress Lynne Baggett
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 3,260. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Lynne Baggett was not a successful film star. The highlight of her career was a 1948 marriage to Hollywood producer Sam Spiegel. She played mostly uncredited parts in movies. Baggett experienced a spiral of despair which led to suicide in 1960. Like Marilyn Monroe pills were found close to her bedside. Unique to Lynne was her progressive disintegration after a car accident that killed a young man.