Books tagged: court cases

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Small Voices on our Doorstep
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 51,760. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Child abuse
Three foster children, barely able to speak, told us about unspeakable abuse. We had no idea they'd turn our lives upside down or that their quiet voices would launch one of Canada's largest child sexual abuse investigations. And in the meantime, we had a family to raise.
Charming the Jury
Pre-release—available December 30, 2016. Price: $79.99 USD. Language: English. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal, Nonfiction » Law » Jury
Charming the Jury is a step by step instruction guide for Lawyers. A behind the scenes look into what the Jury are thinking, how they deliberate and what you can do as a Lawyer to improve your chances of reaching more jurors.
Marc Stevens' Government: Indicted
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 204,020. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2015 by bicyclist99. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Practical Guides, Nonfiction » Law » Government / General
Government: Indicted is an indictment of the concept of government itself, not any particular group of people calling themselves a government. G:I is in two parts: the indictment showing the psychological damage and economic damage caused by the concept; then an explicit model for dealing with and resolving attacks by bureaucrats from traffic to taxes to possessing the wrong type of plants.
Carolina Calling (Borden series book 1)
Series: The Bordens, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,520. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
How would you like to have been an aristrocratic owner of a large tobacco plantation in the early 19th century? Maybe and maybe not. Trace the Borden family from Virginia down the Great Wagon Road to North Carolina. Share their fun times, their sad times, and their hardships as they struggle to prosper. If you like history, you will enjoy reading this family saga.
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 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.
The Mafia, Football Gambling and Len Dawson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,510. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Former NFL Quarterback Len Dawson is a controversial sports figure. A member of the National Football League Hall of Fame, he led the Kansas City Chiefs to victory in Super Bowl IV, in 1970. However, there are legitimate doubts about his complicity in "fixing" games between 1966-1970. He associated with gamblers. A Detroit grand jury named Dawson as part of a nationwide gambling scandal in 1970
Benny Kauff Baseball Phenom And Outcast
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 8,180. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
Benjamin Michael Kauff was a controversial major league centerfielder. He was only 5'8" but possessed tremendous hitting power, especially to right field in the old New York Polo Grounds. Heralded as the "Ty Cobb of the Federal League", he signed with the NY Giants in 1916.. Benny's career ended prematurely in 1920, after he was banished from baseball by Commissioner Kennesaw Mountain Landis.
The Elephant Voyage
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,990. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Polar regions, Nonfiction » Transportation » Ships & Shipbuilding / History
In the icy sub-Antarctic, six marooned seamen survive against unbelievable odds. Their rescue from remote, inhospitable, uninhabited Campbell Island is a sensation that rocks the world. But no one could have expected that the court hearings that follow would lead not just to the founding of modern search-and-rescue operations, but to the fall of a colonial government.
Daughters-in-Law 2 Book Combo
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,150. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
We’re tired of all the old mother-in-law jokes! We are fighting back. This is a 2-book set of true stories and comments from daughters-in-law to prove that we are not the ones to blame all the time. Some of us are stuck with the bottom of the barrel and they are making our lives, our son's lives and our grandchildren’s lives miserable.