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Harvard Law Review: Volume 129, Number 1 - November 2015
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 185,890. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2015 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence, Nonfiction » Law » Constitutional law
The November issue is the special annual review of the U.S. Supreme Court's prior Term. Each year, the issue is introduced by noteworthy contributions from recognized scholars. In this issue, for the 2014 Term, articles include Foreword: "Does the Constitution Mean What It Says?," by David Strauss; Comments by Abbe Gluck, Jack Goldsmith, and Kenji Yoshino; and several summaries of Leading Cases.
The Devil's Dictum
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,030. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
In a topsy-turvy United States founded by Satan-worshiping pirates, the personal assassin to the Chief Justice receives a terrifying order that makes him question everything he knows. Sly and Satirical, The Devil's Dictum recasts Calvin Coolidge as a private eye and Richard Nixon as the pilot of a giant armored robot. Readers hungering for mind-blowing alternate history need look no further.
New Field, New Corn: Essays in Alabama Legal History
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 86,410. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2015 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Legal History, Nonfiction » History » North America
NEW FIELD, NEW CORN is an anthology of research papers that explore topics from the rich legal history of Alabama and its influential legal figures. Topics include Justice Hugo Black, equity courts, the state's many constitutions, the enclosure movement, militarization of the University of Alabama, and the case of Strange v. State. Its general editor is (and introduction by) Paul M. Pruitt, Jr.
The Death Penalty: A Persuasive Argument
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,930. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
This book was written from an academic and philosophical perspective in examining the texts of the U.S. Constitution and certain pertinent court files to examine the subject of the Death Penalty as administered in the United States today. It is written in argument form, and utilizes IBE (Inference to the Best Explanation).
How the Bill of Rights and an Obsession with Sex are Destroying America
Price: Free! Words: 16,020. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
The American bill of rights, long heralded as an ensign of freedom across the world, is today being used as a tool of destruction by the U.S. Supreme Court. This is happening because of the creation by the court of sexual "rights," which have no basis in the constitution or any of its amendments. This volume explains this dangerous trend, and how it can be reversed--before it is too late!
Pro-Life v. Pro-Death: Abortions and the Supreme Court
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 27,120. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Constitutional law
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Roe v. Wade, Doe v. Bolton, and Planned Parenthood v. Casey – Three Landmark Supreme Court Cases dealing with abortions. Here in one place are important excerpts from all three cases. This book was put together by a conservative lay person for other conservatives interested in learning more about this crucial issue.
The Vicar of Christ
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 300,780. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2015 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Christian » Suspense
The New York Times Bestseller is now available in modern digital formats, featuring a new Foreword by Justice Samuel Alito. This book has been considered an unusual, fascinating, and well-written observation of the life of a man who was first a war hero and Medal of Honor winner from the Korean War, then Chief Justice of the Supreme Court, later a monk, and finally elected Pope: Pope Francis I.
New England Law Review: Volume 48, Number 4 - Summer 2014
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,050. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2015 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal, Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
The development of death penalty law and historical figures in this process, as Symposium: "A Look Back at the History of Capital Punishment." Volume 48, Summer 2014, has articles by such leading scholars as Evan Mandery, Michael Meltsner, Phyllis Goldfarb, and Zachary Baron Shemtob. The history and anomalies of the development of capital punishment law in the U.S. are explored, plus student work.
Harvard Law Review: Volume 128, Number 2 - December 2014
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 136,990. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence, Nonfiction » Law » Legal History
Contents of No. 2 include: "The (Non)Finality of Supreme Court Opinions," Richard J. Lazarus; Review, "The Laws of Capitalism," David Singh Grewal; Note, "Citizens United at Work"; Note, "Data Mining, Dog Sniffs, and the Fourth Amendment"; and Note, "Nonbinding Bondage." The issue includes student comments on Recent Cases, and scholars' In Memoriam contributions about the life of John Mansfield.
Harvard Law Review: Volume 128, Number 1 - November 2014
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 251,600. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence, Nonfiction » Law » Constitutional law
The Nov. 2014 issue is an annual review of the Supreme Court's prior Term, including extensive case summaries. For the 2013 Term essays include Foreword: "The Means of Constitutional Power," by John Manning; Comment: "Slipping the Bonds of Federalism," by Heather Gerken; Comment, "The Supreme Court as a Constitutional Court," by Jamal Greene; and Comment, "The Hobby Lobby Moment," by Paul Horwitz.