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El Candímetro Is In Braille
You set the price! Words: 3,060. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2014 by Darkwater Syndicate, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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I got a jury summons for my eighteenth birthday, thanks to the dual misfortunes of having survived that long and not having committed any felonies along the way. Growing up in Miami in the eighties, it was something of a perfect storm.
An Ordinary Man
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 91,350. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2014 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
An Ordinary Man is a tale of the 21st Century in which Quincy Peters, an ordinary man without social skills but incredible financial acumen, becomes sought after by political leaders. The machinations of powerful Congressional leaders, high finance and political intrigue propel Quincy into the struggle for election to the world’s most powerful position, President of the United States.
Conviction of Innocence
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 106,430. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2014 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In a racially charged environment, a white police officer, unable to explain a massive skull fracture, is charged with murdering a young black man by a zealous prosecutor with political ambitions.
Beijing and Beyond: Eating (and spending) our way through China, with personal reflections on China’s coming-of-age criminal justice system... and of my fellow travelers, 1981
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,380. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
This photograph-rich memoir recounts a three-week trek through China's criminal justice system in 1981, just emerging from the destruction of the Cultural Revolution. You'll visit some seldom-seen institutions, like prisons and reform schools, but also meander through amusing commentary on what it is like to travel with 30 "well-heeled" professionals with an inflated sense of their own importance.
The Claret Murders
Series: Mark Rollins adventure mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,530. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
It's Nashville... with a devastating flood, a beautiful lawyer, a deadly secret, and wine to kill for!
Evie's Job
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 154,720. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Natalie and Evie are very different people. They are very different in age, and in income, and at very different stages of their lives. Natalie is a partner in a large law firm, and Evie is a law student at university. They meet at a work function of Natalie’s, where Evie is working as a waitress, and begin a relationship.
Agnus Dei
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,760. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2014 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A gripping novel of evil, justice, sacrifice and atonement… A junior barrister, Brendan Connolly receives a brief to defend a notorious paedophile. He achieves the impossible – a verdict of not guilty. The prospect of turning him loose is too much for the sincere and principled young barrister. In a shock move he dumps his girlfriend, defies his parents and quits to become a Jesuit priest...
Rise of the Robolawyers
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 27,750. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Christian » Futuristic
Mitch Farrow unleashes a powerful weapon against Seattle's costumed crimefighter Powerhouse:: threats of lawsuit that force Powerhouse to act as a metalclad neighborhood watch. Powerhouse's friend and live in alien chef Zolgron hatches a plot to stop abusive lawsuits with his alien robotic lawyers which end up manufcatured by Farrow's company. Now Powerhouse has to stop the robolawyer apocalypse.
Lawman on Trial
You set the price! Words: 24,170. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Lawman on Trial Officer Ortega’s future hangs in the balance as he finds himself on trial after some trouble after a night on the town with some co-workers. The Judge and District Attorney show very little mercy for a lawman who can’t conduct himself professionally on or off duty. Freedom could mean six months suspension or even a termination, while incarceration is the gruesome alternative.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 122, Number 2 - November 2012
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 95,520. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Civil rights, Nonfiction » Law » Constitutional law
Yale Law Journal Issue No. 2 examines: the language of rights discourse, even before the expansion of welfare in the 1960s (Karen Tani); impartiality of judges and legislators and its limits (Adrian Vermeule); and constitutional law and judicial capacity (Andrew Coan). The issue adds student contributions on bankruptcy-proof financing, and recoupment from financial executives under Dodd-Frank.