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Don and Hillary Compare Their Relational Asshole States and then go see OSLO (the play)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,540. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2017. Categories: Plays » American / African American
In a meeting between Trump and Clinton, Hillary initially rips into him for his stupidities. During the course of their arguments Don reveals a method to his madness which Hillary feels means that he can be trained to become a better more effective president. By the end both have been transformed into friendly enemies.
Secret Sauce: The Founders' Original Recipe for Limited American Democracy
Price: Free! Words: 43,610. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » US Constitution
Is there such a thing as too much democracy? The Founders thought so. *Secret Sauce* condenses the best interviews from The Bob Zadek Show – California's longest running libertarian talk show – into a single persuasive treatise arguing for a return to constitutional principles. Insights from seven of the smartest living political minds combine to produce a recipe for renewed American democracy.
Final Jeopardy: Sovereignty And The Reality Problem Volume V
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 141,340. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » US Constitution
The present volume critically examines the notion of sovereignty against a backdrop of various events drawn primarily from American history. Among the topics discussed are: Republicanism, sovereignty, democracy, the rule of law, the Philadelphia Convention of 1787, the process of ratification, the Supreme Court, corporations, the Federal Reserve, the military-industrial complex, and the CIA.
Ruth Bader Ginsberg
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,710. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2017 by Summary Station. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Civil rights, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Legal systems
Ruth Bader Ginsberg The Life of the Notorious Female Judge By World Watch Media At the start of her legal profession, Ginsburg dealt with trouble discovering work being a partner, a mom of a five-year-old child, and Jewish. In 1960, regardless of a strong suggestion from Albert Martin Sacks, a teacher and later on dean of Harvard Law School, Supreme Court Justice Felix Frankfurter...
Benched
Series: The Love and Law Series. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 87,660. Language: American English. Published: April 19, 2017 by Ylva Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
On the heels of their win for same-sex marriage equality, Supreme Court Justice Victoria Willoughby and LGBTQ rights lawyer Genevieve Fornier are thrust into the spotlight again. A photo of them almost kissing rocks their careers and new relationship, just as a same-sex parental law heads to court.
Harvard Law Review: Volume 130, Number 4 - February 2017
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 102,650. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2017 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence, Nonfiction » Law » Business and commercial law
The Feb. 2017 issue includes: Article, William Baude & Stephen E. Sachs, "The Law of Interpretation"; Review, Kathryn Judge, "The Importance of 'Money'"; Notes: "Trends Toward Reconciliation Between Financial Regulation and Administrative Law," "The Grand Jury as the Prosecutor's Administrative Agency," and "The Rise of Purposivism and Fall of Chevron"; and Recent Cases and Recent Adjudications.
Harvard Law Review: Volume 130, Number 2 - December 2016
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 135,940. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2016 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence, Nonfiction » Law » Mergers & Acquisitions
The Dec. 2016 issue includes: "Constitutionally Forbidden Legislative Intent," by Richard Fallon, Jr.; "Deal Process Design in Management Buyouts," by Guhan Subramanian; "Law and Moral Dilemmas," by Bert Huang; Note, "Charming Betsy and the Intellectual Property Provisions of Trade Agreements"; and Note, "Political Questions, Public Rights, and Sovereign Immunity." Also, several "Recent Cases."
Harvard Law Review: Volume 130, Number 1 - November 2016
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 238,240. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2016 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Constitutional law, Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
Special annual review of the U.S. Supreme Court's previous Term. Each year, this issue is introduced by noteworthy and extensive contributions from recognized scholars. In this issue, for the 2015 Term, one finds four such articles by scholars as well as extensive summaries of Leading Cases by the student-editors. The issue also includes an In Memoriam section honoring Justice Antonin Scalia.
Liberal Opinions: My Life in the Stream of History
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 113,440. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2016 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Law » Legal History
The life and times of a trailblazing lawyer and judge in the law. Author of a controversial but prescient judicial opinion striking down the ban on gays in the military--two decades before the Supreme Court finally recognized such equal rights--Bill Norris made law and waves on the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. His legal and civic life before and after, though not well known, is also compelling.
Elements of Judicial Strategy
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 109,490. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2016 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Courts and trial practice, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Legal systems
Adding a substantive 2016 Foreword by Lee Epstein and Jack Knight, Walter F. Murphy's classic of law and political science is presented to a new generation of observers of the U.S. Supreme Court and how its Justices create judicial decisions. As Epstein and Knight write, this book is "extraordinary. It's the rarest of rare: a breakthrough of the path-marking, even paradigm-shifting, variety."