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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
Price: $3.50 USD. 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.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 122, Number 6 - April 2013
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 130,760. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Gender & the Law, Nonfiction » Law » Property
Yale Law Journal's April '13 issue features an article on rape-by-deception and the myth of sexual autonomy, by Jed Rubenfeld; an essay on extortion and "abuse of property right," by Larissa Katz; and a book review essay on the new generation of civil rights lawyers and the construction of racial identity, by Anthony Alfieri & Angela Onwuachi-Willig. Issue also features extensive student research.
Sam's Will
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 39,940. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mashups
Sam Solomon dies, leaving a multimillion-dollar estate and a bombshell for his daughter, Arleen — she and her three young sons are to be the executors of his will. Dumbfounded but proud to have been chosen, she takes on the job, never dreaming it will mean thirteen years of playing “this rough sport”.
The Gods of America
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,880. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Court Rules, Nonfiction » Law » Courts and trial practice
How can we change rules if we had nothing to do with the rules/laws implemented into our judicial system? It seems to me that our elected Legislative branch should oversee the conduct of those ruling our courts. They should actively pass laws which prevent lawyers and judges from abusing our legal system, thus acting as gods over the citizens of these free United States of America?