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Abolition Democracy
Beyond Empire, Prisons, and Torture
Written by Angela Y. Davis


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $12.95

Revelations about U.S policies and practices of torture and abuse have captured headlines ever since the breaking of the Abu Ghraib prison story in April 2004. Since then, a debate has raged regarding what is and what is not acceptable behavior for the world’s leading democracy. It is within this context... Read more >
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In Defense of Women
In Defense of Women
Written by Nancy Gertner
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807011485
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In Defense of Women
Memoirs of an Unrepentant Advocate
Written by Nancy Gertner


Format: Trade Paperback, 264 pages
On Sale: April 17, 2012
Price: $18.00

Nancy Gertner launched her legal career by defending antiwar activist Susan Saxe, who was on trial for her role in a robbery that resulted in the murder of a police officer. After this high-profile, highly charged case, Gertner continued to cause a stir in case after riveting case. She threw herself...

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Going Up the River
Going Up the River
Written by Joseph T. Hallinan
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812968446
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Going Up the River
Travels in a Prison Nation
Written by Joseph T. Hallinan


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: July 8, 2003
Price: $16.00

The American prison system has grown tenfold in thirty years, while crime rates have been relatively flat: 2 million people are behind bars on any given day, more prisoners than in any other country in the world — half a million more than in Communist China, and the largest prison expansion... Read more >
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The Nine
The Nine
Written by Jeffrey Toobin, Read by Jeffrey Toobin
Format: Abridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780739354605
Our Price: $15.98

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The Nine
Inside the Secret World of the Supreme Court
Written by Jeffrey Toobin
Read by Jeffrey Toobin


Format: Abridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: September 18, 2007
Price: $15.98

Bestselling author Jeffrey Toobin takes you into the chambers of the most important—and secret—legal body in our country, the Supreme Court, and reveals the complex dynamic among the nine people who decide the law of the land.

Just in time for the 2008 presidential election—where the future of the Court will be... Read more >
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Finding Fernanda
Finding Fernanda
Written by Erin Siegal
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807001851
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Finding Fernanda
Two Mothers, One Child, and a Cross-Border Search for Truth
Written by Erin Siegal


Format: Trade Paperback, 312 pages
On Sale: May 15, 2012
Price: $16.00

The dramatic story of how an American housewife discovered that the Guatemalan child she was about to adopt had been stolen from her birth mother
 
Over the last decade, nearly 200,000 children have been adopted into the United States, 25,000 of whom came from Guatemala. Finding Fernanda, a dramatic true... Read more >
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American Juries
American Juries
Written by Neil Vidmar and Valerie P. Hans
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781591025887
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American Juries
The Verdict
Written by Neil Vidmar and Valerie P. Hans


Format: Hardcover, 428 pages
On Sale: October 31, 2007
Price: $32.99

Although the right to trial by jury is enshrined in the U.S. Constitution, in recent years both criminal and civil juries have been criticized as incompetent, biased, and irresponsible. For example, the O.J. Simpson criminal jury’s verdict produced a racial divide in opinions about that trial. And many Americans still hold... Read more >
Justice
Justice
Written by Dominick Dunne
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780609809631
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Justice
Crimes, Trials, and Punishments
Written by Dominick Dunne


Format: Trade Paperback, 448 pages
On Sale: May 14, 2002
Price: $15.00

For more than two decades, Vanity Fair has published Dominick Dunne’s brilliant, revelatory chronicles of the most famous crimes, trials, and punishments of our time. Here, in one volume, are Dominick Dunne’s mesmerizing tales of justice denied and justice affirmed. Whether writing of Claus von Bülow’s romp through two trials; the... Read more >
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The Death of Common Sense
The Death of Common Sense
Written by Philip K. Howard
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780679644101
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The Death of Common Sense
How Law Is Suffocating America
Written by Philip K. Howard


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 3, 2011
Price: $11.99

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

“We need a new idea of how to govern. The current system is broken. Law is supposed to be a framework for humans to make choices, not the replacement for free choice.” So notes Philip K. Howard in the new Afterword to his explosive manifesto The Death of Common Sense...

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Reversal of Fortune
Reversal of Fortune
Written by Alan M. Dershowitz
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307828316
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Reversal of Fortune
Inside the Von Bulow Case
Written by Alan M. Dershowitz


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: January 2, 2013
Price: $11.99

Defense attorney and Harvard law professor provides an insider's account of the trial, appeal, subsequent retrial, and acquittal in the murder case of Claus von Bulow, profiling the people involved.

NOTE: This edition does not include photographs. Read more >
Place, Not Race
A New Vision of Opportunity in America
Written by Sheryll Cashin


Format: eBook, 176 pages
On Sale: May 6, 2014
Price: $25.95

From a nationally recognized expert, a fresh and original argument for bettering affirmative action
 
Race-based affirmative action had been declining as a factor in university admissions even before the recent spate of related cases arrived at the Supreme Court. Since Ward Connerly kickstarted a state-by-state political mobilization against affirmative action... Read more >
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