A Wild Justice

Author: Evan J. Mandery
Publisher: W W Norton & Company Incorporated
ISBN: 9780393348965
Size: 11.74 MB
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A professor and former capital defense attorney discusses the history of the two Supreme Court cases that were responsible for changing the laws regarding the death penalty in America and polarizing the nation. 15,000 first printing.

Capital Punishment In America

Author: Evan J. Mandery
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 1449605982
Size: 52.18 MB
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This text challenges students to evaluate their beliefs and assumptions on each of the various issues surrounding this controversial subject.

Imprisoned By The Past

Author: Jeffrey L. Kirchmeier
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0199967938
Size: 34.63 MB
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Second, the book discusses the role that race played in that history. And third, the book tells the story of Warren McCleskey and how his lifeand legal case brought together the other two narratives.

Courting Death

Author: Carol S. Steiker
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674737423
Size: 67.76 MB
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While execution chambers remain active in several states, Carol Steiker and Jordan Steiker argue that the fate of the American death penalty is likely to be sealed by this failed judicial experiment.

Payback

Author: Thane Rosenbaum
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022604369X
Size: 56.21 MB
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No, answers legal scholar and novelist Thane Rosenbaum in Payback: The Case for Revenge—revenge is, in fact, indistinguishable from justice. Revenge, Rosenbaum argues, is not the problem. It is, in fact, a perfectly healthy emotion.

Mistrial

Author: Mark Geragos
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101595019
Size: 63.47 MB
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Or has it? In Mistrial, Mark Geragos and Pat Harris debunk the myths of judges as Solomon-like figures, jurors as impartial arbiters of the truth, and prosecutors as super-ethical heroes.

The Wrong Carlos

Author: James S. Liebman
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231536682
Size: 30.16 MB
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Everything that could go wrong in a criminal case did. This book documents DeLuna's conviction, which was based on a single, nighttime, cross-ethnic eyewitness identification with no corroborating forensic evidence.

Dreaming Of Gwen Stefani

Author: Evan Mandery
Publisher: Ig Pub
ISBN: 9780977197262
Size: 65.88 MB
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After watching her life story on VH1's Behind The Music, Papaya Queen hotdog man and Columbia University dropout Martin Taylor Coleridge becomes convinced that he and pop star Gwen Stefani share a special connection.