Books tagged: criminal justice

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Harvard Law Review: Volume 130, Number 3 - January 2017
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 128,490. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2017 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal, Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
Features a Commentary by President Obama, "The President's Role in Advancing Criminal Justice Reform"; article by Rebecca Tushnet, "Registering Disagreement: Registration in Modern American Trademark Law"; essay by Scott Hershovitz, "The Search for a Grand Unified Theory of Tort Law"; Note on "repackaging Zauderer"; and Note on Sentencing Guidelines and juveniles; plus several Recent Cases notes.
Judge for Yourself: How Many are Innocent?
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 80,870. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2016 by Amolibros. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal, Nonfiction » Law » Civil rights
Think you could you possibly end up spending twenty years lost in the British prison system serving time for a hideous crime that you never committed? No? Think again. Judge for Yourself is a book that is long overdue – a well researched lay person’s guide to the British legal system’s appalling number of miscarriages of justice.
Harvard Law Review: Volume 129, Number 5 - March 2016
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 140,430. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2016 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence, Nonfiction » Law » Family law
The March '16 issue's contents include: Article, "Marriage Equality and the New Parenthood," by Douglas NeJaime; Essay, "Horizontal Shareholding," by Einer Elhauge; and Book Review, "Keeping Track: Surveillance, Control, and the Expansion of the Carceral State," by Kathryne M. Young & Joan Petersilia; plus extensive student research in the form of Notes and recent case commentaries.
Zaid: An Urban Tale
Price: Free! Words: 2,350. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Literature » Literary
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Twenty-Five year old Zaid has just been released from prison and hopes to reunite with Amiah, the mother of his child. After a shocking event, Zaid's life is forever changed and he is faced with his most difficult challenge yet. Note: This is a short story of approximately 2,100 words or 10 pages.
Hear My Plea
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 79,180. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
An ex-con, Nora Dockson has a soft spot for underdogs. She got her law degree so she could rescue them. So how did Wesley Mitchell jump to the top of her potential client list? Man’s so well-connected, for years he evaded punishment. Only after the feds stepped in did a jury find him guilty. He deserves his 65-year prison sentence. Unless the feds fought dirty. What Nora finds shocks everyone.
Right the Wrong
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 73,950. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When a lawyer’s client is a felon, she meets him in prison. Routine for attorneys who specialize in criminal appeals. But no prison visit is routine for a lawyer who’s an ex-con. When the gate in the perimeter fence slams shut behind Nora Dockson, her gut churns. But she’ll return often to force a broken system to release her innocent client. “An engaging legal thriller" — CrimeFiction.FM
When The Thin Blue Line Begins To Blur
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 86,980. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
In light of the increase in tensions between our nations' police departments and the urban communities they serve, this book offers a timely remedy for citizens and officers alike. The author skillfully takes us on a journey of his struggles to start the healing process between the Atlanta Police Department and the urban communities it's sworn to serve and protect.
Fence Rows and The Price of Change
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,740. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015 by Mr.D. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
"Fence Rows" and "The Price of Change" come from the writing collection, Essays & More Straight from the Pen, available in print and as an eBook. These essays captivate the readers attention to carry them through movie worthy events. "Fence Rows" first appeared in the ICONOCLAST magazine, as did "Fences." Inside of "The Price of Change," read about the event published by the ICONOCLAST,...
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
Help Me Nora
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 74,620. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Ex-con Nora Dockson pulled herself out of the gutter and became a lawyer. She works only for convicted felons, rescuing innocents trapped by the flawed process that put them behind bars. For seven years, she’s tried to convince the court that her client didn’t kill the victim. How difficult can it be to dig out the truth? It may cost her everything. "[A] fascinating Series" — CrimeFiction.FM