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Taking the Stand
Taking the Stand
Written by Alan Dershowitz
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307719294
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Taking the Stand
My Life in the Law
Written by Alan Dershowitz


Format: eBook, 528 pages
On Sale: October 15, 2013
Price: $14.99

America's most prominent legal mind and the #1 bestselling author of Chutzpah and The Best Defense, Alan Dershowitz, recounts his legal autobiography, describing how he came to the law, as well as the cases that have changed American jurisprudence over the past 50 years, most of which he has personally been... Read more >
America's Constitution
America's Constitution
Written by Akhil Reed Amar
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812972726
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America's Constitution
A Biography
Written by Akhil Reed Amar


Format: Trade Paperback, 672 pages
On Sale: September 12, 2006
Price: $20.00

In America’s Constitution, one of this era’s most accomplished constitutional law scholars, Akhil Reed Amar, gives the first comprehensive account of one of the world’s great political texts. Incisive, entertaining, and occasionally controversial, this “biography” of America’s framing document explains not only what the Constitution says but also why the Constitution... Read more >
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The Anatomy of Violence
The Anatomy of Violence
Written by Adrian Raine
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307378842
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The Anatomy of Violence
The Biological Roots of Crime
Written by Adrian Raine


Format: Hardcover, 496 pages
On Sale: April 30, 2013
Price: $35.00

With a 4-page full-color insert, and black-and-white illustrations throughout

Why do some innocent kids grow up to become cold-blooded serial killers? Is bad biology partly to blame? For more than three decades Adrian Raine has been researching the biological roots of violence and establishing neurocriminology, a new field that applies neuroscience techniques... Read more >
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Simple Justice
Simple Justice
Written by Richard Kluger
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400030613
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Simple Justice
The History of Brown v. Board of Education and Black America's Struggle for Equality
Written by Richard Kluger


Format: Trade Paperback, 880 pages
On Sale: April 13, 2004
Price: $27.95

Simple Justice is the definitive history of the landmark case Brown v. Board of Education and the epic struggle for racial equality in this country. Combining intensive research with original interviews with surviving participants, Richard Kluger provides the fullest possible view of the human and legal drama in the years before... Read more >
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Louis D. Brandeis
Louis D. Brandeis
Written by Melvin Urofsky
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780805211955
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Louis D. Brandeis
A Life
Written by Melvin Urofsky


Format: Trade Paperback, 976 pages
On Sale: September 4, 2012
Price: $24.95

As a young lawyer in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, Louis Brandeis, born into a family of reformers who came to the United States to escape European anti-Semitism, established the way modern law is practiced. He was an early champion of the right to privacy and pioneer the idea...

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Guilty by Reason of Insanity
Guilty by Reason of Insanity
Written by Dorothy Otnow Lewis, Ph.D.
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780804118873
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Guilty by Reason of Insanity
A Psychiatrist Explores the Minds of Killers
Written by Dorothy Otnow Lewis, Ph.D.


Format: Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: May 1, 1999
Price: $7.99

A psychiatrist and an internationally recognized expert on violence, Dorothy Otnow Lewis has spent the last quarter century studying the minds of killers. Among the notorious murderers she has examined are Ted Bundy, Arthur Shawcross, and Mark David Chapman, the man who shot John Lennon. Now she shares her groundbreaking discoveries--and... Read more >
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Make No Law
Make No Law
Written by Anthony Lewis
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780679739395
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Make No Law
The Sullivan Case and the First Amendment
Written by Anthony Lewis


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: September 1, 1992
Price: $17.95

The First Amendment puts it this way: "Congress shall make no law...abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press." Yet, in 1960, a city official in Montgomery, Alabama, sued The New York Times for libel -- and was awarded $500,000 by a local jury -- because the paper had published... 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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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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