A Wild Justice

Author: Evan J. Mandery
Publisher: W W Norton & Company Incorporated
ISBN: 9780393348965
Size: 12.20 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.

Courting Death

Author: Carol S. Steiker
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674737423
Size: 35.59 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.

Imprisoned By The Past

Author: Jeffrey L. Kirchmeier
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0199967938
Size: 32.50 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.

Capital Punishment In America

Author: Evan J. Mandery
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 1449605982
Size: 29.43 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.

The Wrong Carlos

Author: James S. Liebman
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231536682
Size: 64.70 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.

Unprecedented

Author: Josh Blackman
Publisher: PublicAffairs
ISBN: 1610393295
Size: 42.35 MB
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Unprecedented tells the inside story of how the challenge to Obamacare raced across all three branches of government, and narrowly avoided a constitutional collision between the Supreme Court and President Obama.

The Faithful Executioner

Author: Joel F. Harrington
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
ISBN: 0809049937
Size: 45.73 MB
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The biography of an ordinary man struggling for his soul, this groundbreaking book also offers an unparalleled panoramic view of Europe on the cusp of modernity, a society riven by violent conflict at all levels and encumbered by paranoia, ...

Chasing Gideon

Author: Karen Houppert
Publisher: New Press, The
ISBN: 1595588922
Size: 48.24 MB
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Half a century after Anthony Lewis’s award-winning Gideon’s Trumpet brought us the story of the court case that changed the American justice system, Chasing Gideon is a crucial book that provides essential reckoning of our attempts to ...