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The Torturer in the Mirror
The Torturer in the Mirror
Written by Ramsey Clark, Thomas Ehrlich Reifer and Haifa Zangana
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ISBN: 9781583229132
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The Torturer in the Mirror

Written by Ramsey Clark, Thomas Ehrlich Reifer and Haifa Zangana


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: August 3, 2010
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Before the US invasion of Iraq, before the American public saw the infamous photos from Abu Ghraib, the CIA went to the White House with a question: What, according to the Constitution, was the line separating interrogation from torture—and could that line be moved? The White House lawyers' answer—in the form... Read more >
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Firefighters
Firefighters
Written by Dennis Smith
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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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A Country for All
A Country for All
Written by Jorge Ramos
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ISBN: 9780307475541
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A Country for All
An Immigrant Manifesto
Written by Jorge Ramos


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: June 29, 2010
Price: $14.95

For decades, fixing the United States’ broken immigration system has been one of the most urgent challenges facing our country, and time and time again, politicians have passed the buck. With anti-immigrant sentiment rising around the country, as evidenced by the passage of a controversial new law in Arizona, it is...

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What They'll Never Tell You About the Music Business, Revised and Updated Editio
What They'll Never Tell You About the Music Business, Revised and Updated Editio
Written by Peter M. Thall
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ISBN: 9780307874955
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What They'll Never Tell You About the Music Business, Revised and Updated Editio
The Myths, the Secrets, the Lies (And a Few Truths)
Written by Peter M. Thall


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: June 23, 2010
Price: $16.99

Bad news: The music business is packed with hidden agendas. Good news: There’s one indispensable guide that helps songwriters, musicians, executives, lawyers, and managers understand the music business and travel its shark-infested waters safely and confidently. What They’ll Never Tell You About the Music Business sold more than 20,000 copies in... Read more >
From the Closet to the Courtroom
Five LGBT Rights Lawsuits That Have Changed Our Nation
Written by Carlos A. Ball and Michael Bronski


Format: eBook
On Sale: June 1, 2010
Price: $27.95

The advancement of LGBT rights has occurred through struggles large and small-on the streets, around kitchen tables, and on the Web. Lawsuits have also played a vital role in propelling the movement forward, and behind every case is a human story: a landlord in New York seeks to evict a gay... Read more >
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The World for Ransom
The World for Ransom
Written by D. R. Burgess
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781616141738
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The World for Ransom
Piracy Is Terrorism, Terrorism Is Piracy
Written by D. R. Burgess


Format: Hardcover, 312 pages
On Sale: May 25, 2010
Price: $26.00

In a lively narrative that includes fascinating historical research as well up-to-date information on the current effort to combat piracy, this lucidly presented book provides a coherent, practical blueprint for tackling, and perhaps resolving, the international menace of both piracy and terrorism. Attacks on cargo ships along the Somali coast by... Read more >
No Heroes, No Villains
No Heroes, No Villains
Written by Steven J. Phillips
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ISBN: 9780307434463
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No Heroes, No Villains

Written by Steven J. Phillips


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: May 5, 2010
Price: $11.99

On June 28, 1972 in a South Bronx subway station, John Skagen, a white off-duty policeman on his way home, suddenly and without apparent provocation, ordered James Richardson, a black man on his way to work, to get against the wall and put his hands up. Richardson had a gun, and... Read more >
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But They Didn't Read Me My Rights!
But They Didn't Read Me My Rights!
Written by Michael D. Cicchini, J. D. Kushner, Ph.D. and Amy B. Kushner, Ph,D.
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ISBN: 9781616141660
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But They Didn't Read Me My Rights!
Myths, Oddities, and Lies About Our Legal System
Written by Michael D. Cicchini, J. D. Kushner, Ph.D. and Amy B. Kushner, Ph,D.


Format: Trade Paperback, 275 pages
On Sale: April 27, 2010
Price: $19.00

Do the police have to read you your rights when they arrest you? Can you get charged with drunk driving if you weren’t even driving the car? Do contracts have to be in writing to be enforceable? If you break up with your fiancé, can you keep the ring? Do you... Read more >
Not Your Mother's Divorce
Not Your Mother's Divorce
Written by Kay Moffett and Sarah Touborg
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ISBN: 9780307488183
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Not Your Mother's Divorce
A Practical, Girlfriend-to-Girlfriend Guide to Surviving the End of a Young Marriage
Written by Kay Moffett and Sarah Touborg


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: March 24, 2010
Price: $15.99

No matter what your age, divorce is one of life’s greatest challenges. But while your parents, friends, and lawyers may be chock-full of advice, the truth is that young women who divorce today face a brand-new set of issues and possibilities far removed from those of women a generation before. If... Read more >
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The Guilt Project
The Guilt Project
Written by Vanessa Place
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781590512647
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The Guilt Project
Rape, Morality and Law
Written by Vanessa Place


Format: Hardcover, 336 pages
On Sale: March 23, 2010
Price: $25.95

An English court in 1736 described rape as an accusation “easily to be made and hard to be proved, and harder to be defended by the party accused, though never so innocent. ”To prove the crime, the law required a woman to physically resist, to put up a “hue and cry,”... Read more >
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The Guilt Project
Rape, Morality, and Law
Written by Vanessa Place


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: March 23, 2010
Price: $19.99

An English court in 1736 described rape as an accusation “easily to be made and hard to be proved, and harder to be defended by the party accused, though never so innocent. ”To prove the crime, the law required a woman to physically resist, to put up a “hue and cry,&rdquo... Read more >
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The Innocent Man
The Innocent Man
Written by John Grisham
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ISBN: 9780307576019
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The Innocent Man

Written by John Grisham


Format: eBook, 448 pages
On Sale: March 16, 2010
Price: $9.99

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In the town of Ada, Oklahoma, Ron Williamson was going to be the next Mickey Mantle. But on his way to the Big Leagues, Ron stumbled, his dreams broken by drinking, drugs, and women. Then, on a winter night in 1982, not far from Ron’s home, a... Read more >
Book of Legal Stuff
Book of Legal Stuff
Written by Joanne O'Sullivan
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781936140039
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Book of Legal Stuff

Written by Joanne O'Sullivan


Format: Hardcover, 192 pages
On Sale: March 1, 2010
Price: $9.95

The law can be scary, the law can be lenient or cruel...and, at times, the law can just be downright, unbelievably wacky. Be assured: every statute in this entertaining and illustrated compendium is absolutely real. They come from down the block and around the world, and they prevent us from no-nos... Read more >
I Don't Wish Nobody to Have a Life Like Mine
Tales of Kids in Adult Lockup
Written by David Chura


Format: eBook
On Sale: March 1, 2010
Price: $24.95

Since the early 1990s, thanks to inflamed rhetoric in the media about “superpredators” and a wave of get-tough-on-crime laws, the number of juveniles in prison has risen by 35 percent, according to the U.S. Department of Justice, and their placement in adult prison has increased by 208 percent, according to a... Read more >
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Freedom of Assembly and Petition
Freedom of Assembly and Petition
Edited by Margaret M. Russell
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ISBN: 9781591027775
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Freedom of Assembly and Petition
The First Amendment, Its Constitutional History and the Contemporary Debate
Edited by Margaret M. Russell


Format: Trade Paperback, 286 pages
On Sale: February 23, 2010
Price: $19.00

The First Amendment of the US Constitution’s Bill of Rights provides expressive freedoms through a number of "clauses." Among these, the least explored clauses are the Assembly and Petition Clauses, which provide that "Congress shall make no law…abridging…the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the Government for... Read more >
Tough Talk
Tough Talk
Written by Martin Garbus
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ISBN: 9780307560728
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Tough Talk
How I Fought for Writers, Comics, Bigots, and the American Way
Written by Martin Garbus


Format: eBook, 324 pages
On Sale: February 10, 2010
Price: $2.99

The boisterous  freedom promised by the First Amendment is both the heart of American experiment and the fissure along which it divides itself.  Those who would fight freedom's enemies, from political correctness to corporate intimidation to outright censorship, face powerful adversaries.  But they also have a potent weapon at their disposal: good, old-fashioned talk--tough... Read more >
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Plain, Honest Men
Plain, Honest Men
Written by Richard Beeman
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ISBN: 9780812976847
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Plain, Honest Men
The Making of the American Constitution
Written by Richard Beeman


Format: Trade Paperback, 544 pages
On Sale: February 9, 2010
Price: $18.00

In May 1787, in an atmosphere of crisis, delegates met in Philadelphia to design a radically new form of government. Distinguished historian Richard Beeman captures as never before the dynamic of the debate and the characters of the men who labored that historic summer. Virtually all of the issues in dispute—the... Read more >
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Mouthpiece
Mouthpiece
Written by Edward Hayes and Susan Lehman
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ISBN: 9780767916547
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Mouthpiece
A Life in -- and Sometimes Just Outside -- the Law
Written by Edward Hayes and Susan Lehman


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: January 5, 2010
Price: $15.99

From prosecuting (and defending) murderers in the Bronx to handling the public and private problems of Manhattan’s elite, Mouthpiece recounts the colorful adventures of New York City’s ultimate legal operator.

“In the pages before us, the Counselor tells a saga’s worth of tales of the city. As the saying goes, he’s got...
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Dispatches from the Abortion Wars
The Costs of Fanaticism to Doctors, Patients, and the Rest of Us
Written by Carole Joffe


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 1, 2010
Price: $16.00

Surprising firsthand accounts from the front lines of abortion provision reveal the persistent cultural, political, and economic hurdles to access
 
More than thirty-five years after women won the right to legal abortion, most people do not realize how inaccessible it has become. In these pages, reproductive-health researcher Carole Joffe shows how... Read more >
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Witsec
Witsec
Written by Pete Earley
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ISBN: 9780307431431
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Witsec
Inside the Federal Witness Protection Program
Written by Pete Earley


Format: eBook, 448 pages
On Sale: November 18, 2009
Price: $7.99

For decades no law enforcement program has been as cloaked in controversy and mystery as the Federal Witness Protection Program. Now, for the first time, Gerald Shur, the man credited with the creation of WITSEC, teams with acclaimed investigative journalist Pete Earley to tell the inside story of turncoats, crime-fighters, killers... Read more >
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American Privacy
The 400-Year History of Our Most Contested Right
Written by Frederick S. Lane


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 1, 2009
Price: $21.00

As America reacts to Edward Snowden’s leaks about NSA surveillance, American Privacy offers a timely look at  our national experience with the right to privacy. 

“The history of America is the history of the right to privacy,” writes Frederick S. Lane in this vivid and penetrating exploration of our most hotly debated... Read more >
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It Happens Every Day
It Happens Every Day
Written by Robin Sax, Foreword by Mark Geragos
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781591027584
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It Happens Every Day
Inside the World of a Sex Crimes DA
Written by Robin Sax
Foreword by Mark Geragos


Format: Hardcover, 277 pages
On Sale: October 27, 2009
Price: $26.00

According to crime statistics from the Department of Justice, 67 percent of sexual assault victims in 2008 were juveniles and an astonishing 93 percent of these victims knew their attackers. This is not news to veteran prosecutor Robin Sax. When she worked as a deputy district attorney for Los Angeles County... Read more >
Sweet Land of Liberty
Sweet Land of Liberty
Written by Thomas J. Sugrue
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ISBN: 9780812970388
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Sweet Land of Liberty
The Forgotten Struggle for Civil Rights in the North
Written by Thomas J. Sugrue


Format: Trade Paperback, 736 pages
On Sale: October 13, 2009
Price: $20.00

Sweet Land of Liberty is Thomas J. Sugrue’s epic account of the abiding quest for racial equality in states from Illinois to New York, and of how the intense northern struggle differed from and was inspired by the fight down South. Sugrue’s panoramic view sweeps from the 1920s to the present–more... Read more >
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Deadly Force
Deadly Force
Written by Chris McNab
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ISBN: 9781846033766
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Deadly Force
Firearms and American Law Enforcement, from the Wild West to the Streets of Today
Written by Chris McNab


Format: Trade Paperback, 312 pages
On Sale: September 29, 2009
Price: $19.95

Almost every movie of a police shootout includes the following depiction of violence: good guy shoots bad guy; bad guy instantly drops dead. But the reality is that when someone is hit by a bullet, or even several bullets, this rarely happens. What does happen when someone is shot? How effective is... Read more >
Louis D. Brandeis
Louis D. Brandeis
Written by Melvin Urofsky
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ISBN: 9780307378583
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Louis D. Brandeis
A Life
Written by Melvin Urofsky


Format: eBook, 928 pages
On Sale: September 22, 2009
Price: $19.99

The first full-scale biography in twenty-five years of one of the most important and distinguished justices to sit on the Supreme Court–a book that reveals Louis D. Brandeis the reformer, lawyer, and jurist, and Brandeis the man, in all of his complexity, passion, and wit.

A huge and galvanizing biography, a revelation...

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