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Cheating Justice
Cheating Justice
Written by Elizabeth Holtzman and Cynthia Cooper
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807003381
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Cheating Justice
How Bush and Cheney Attacked the Rule of Law and Plotted to Avoid Prosecution? and What We Can Do about It
Written by Elizabeth Holtzman and Cynthia Cooper


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: February 5, 2013
Price: $18.00

Holtzman and Cooper reveal how the Bush-Cheney administration broke the law—and why and how the people can bring them to justice.
 
Deceiving Congress about the war in Iraq, illegal wire-tapping, and torture are only a few of the ways that the Bush-Cheney administration transgressed the law. Yet, they remain unindicted... Read more >
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Anatomy of Injustice
Anatomy of Injustice
Written by Raymond Bonner
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307948540
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Anatomy of Injustice
A Murder Case Gone Wrong
Written by Raymond Bonner


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: January 8, 2013
Price: $16.00

From Pulitzer Prize winner Raymond Bonner, the gripping story of a grievously mishandled murder case that put a twenty-three-year-old man on death row.
 
In January 1982, an elderly white widow was found brutally murdered in the small town of Greenwood, South Carolina. Police immediately arrested Edward Lee Elmore, a semiliterate, mentally retarded... Read more >
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Anatomy of Injustice
Anatomy of Injustice
Written by Raymond Bonner
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307700216
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Anatomy of Injustice
A Murder Case Gone Wrong
Written by Raymond Bonner


Format: Hardcover, 320 pages
On Sale: February 21, 2012
Price: $26.95

The book that helped free an innocent man who had spent twenty-seven years on death row.
 
In January 1982, an elderly white widow was found brutally murdered in the small town of Greenwood, South Carolina. Police immediately arrested Edward Lee Elmore, a semiliterate, mentally retarded black man with no previous felony record. His... Read more >
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Anatomy of Injustice
Anatomy of Injustice
Written by Raymond Bonner
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307957368
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Anatomy of Injustice
A Murder Case Gone Wrong
Written by Raymond Bonner


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: February 21, 2012
Price: $11.99

The book that helped free an innocent man who had spent twenty-seven years on death row.
 
In January 1982, an elderly white widow was found brutally murdered in the small town of Greenwood, South Carolina. Police immediately arrested Edward Lee Elmore, a semiliterate, mentally retarded black man with no previous felony record. His... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
Cheating Justice
How Bush and Cheney Attacked the Rule of Law and Plotted to Avoid Prosecution? and What We Can Do about It
Written by Elizabeth Holtzman and Cynthia Cooper


Format: eBook
On Sale: February 7, 2012
Price: $26.95

President George W. Bush and Vice President Cheney deceived Congress and the people to drive us into a war in Iraq; they claimed the right to wiretap illegally and to eavesdrop on citizens; and they authorized torture, unilaterally upending laws and violating international treaty obligations. Yet, both Bush and Cheney are... Read more >
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Cheating Justice
Cheating Justice
Written by Elizabeth Holtzman and Cynthia Cooper
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807003213
Our Price: $26.95
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Cheating Justice
How Bush and Cheney Attacked the Rule of Law and Plotted to Avoid Prosecution? and What We Can Do about It
Written by Elizabeth Holtzman and Cynthia Cooper


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: February 7, 2012
Price: $26.95

Holtzman and Cooper reveal how the Bush-Cheney administration broke the law—and why and how the people can bring them to justice.
 
Deceiving Congress about the war in Iraq, illegal wire-tapping, and torture are only a few of the ways that the Bush-Cheney administration transgressed the law. Yet, they remain unindicted... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
The Moral Compass of the American Lawyer
The Moral Compass of the American Lawyer
Written by Richard A. Zitrin and Carol M. Langford
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307807410
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The Moral Compass of the American Lawyer
Truth, Justice, Power, and Greed
Written by Richard A. Zitrin and Carol M. Langford


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: October 12, 2011
Price: $11.99

These are perilous times for Americans who need access to the legal system. Too many lawyers blatantly abuse power and trust, engage in reckless ethical misconduct, grossly unjust billing practices, and dishonesty disguised as client protection. All this has undermined the credibility of lawyers and the authority of the legal system... Read more >
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Firefighters
Firefighters
Written by Dennis Smith
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307484901
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Firefighters
Their Lives in Their Own Words
Written by Dennis Smith


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: July 7, 2010
Price: $13.99

An unforgettable journey through the daily lives of the brave men and women who have made saving lives their profession.
Dennis Smith, author of Report from Engine Co. 82, traveled across the country talking to dozens of America’s firefighters to put together this powerful collection of their own descriptions of their most... Read more >
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Ethics and the Legal Profession
Ethics and the Legal Profession
Edited by Elliot D. Cohen, Michael Davis and Frederick A. Elliston, Contribution by Frederick A. Elliston
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781591026211
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Ethics and the Legal Profession

Edited by Elliot D. Cohen, Michael Davis and Frederick A. Elliston
Contribution by Frederick A. Elliston


Format: Trade Paperback, 438 pages
On Sale: October 30, 2008
Price: $24.99

Beneficial for law or philosophy students, or practicing lawyers, Ethics and the Legal Profession includes articles by eminent philosophers and lawyers that explore moral problems in legal practice.

The text is divided into six sections, each dealing with an important issue: The History and Organization of the Profession in the United States... Read more >
The Collapse of the Common Good
The Collapse of the Common Good
Written by Philip K. Howard
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ISBN: 9780307416988
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The Collapse of the Common Good
How America's Lawsuit Culture Undermines Our Freedom
Written by Philip K. Howard


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $13.99

In pursuit of fairness at any cost, we have created a society paralyzed by legal fear: Doctors are paranoid and principals powerless. Little league coaches, scared of liability, stop volunteering. Schools and hospitals start to crumble. The common good fades, replaced by a cacophony of people claiming their “individual rights.”

By turns... Read more >
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Morality, Justice, and the Law
Morality, Justice, and the Law
Edited by M. Katherine B. Darmer and Robert M. Baird
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781591025245
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Morality, Justice, and the Law
The Continuing Debate
Edited by M. Katherine B. Darmer and Robert M. Baird


Format: Trade Paperback, 333 pages
On Sale: May 1, 2007
Price: $21.99

What should society or individuals do when the compelling dictates of personal conscience conflict with the law? To what extent should lawyers and lawmakers be influenced by considerations of morality? Are there principles that go beyond legal jurisdiction to justify acts of civil disobedience? Is it right to violate the laws... Read more >
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