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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: 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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Queer (In)Justice
Queer (In)Justice
Written by Joey L. Mogul, Andrea J. Ritchie and Kay Whitlock
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ISBN: 9780807051153
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Queer (In)Justice
The Criminalization of LGBT People in the United States
Written by Joey L. Mogul, Andrea J. Ritchie and Kay Whitlock


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: January 24, 2012
Price: $19.00

Winner of the 2011 PASS (Prevention for a Safer Society) Award from the National Council on Crime and Delinquency

A groundbreaking work that turns a “queer eye” on the criminal legal system, Queer (In)Justice is a searing examination of queer experiences—as “suspects,” defendants, prisoners, and survivors of crime. The authors unpack queer... Read more >
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The Inventor's Bible, 3rd Edition
The Inventor's Bible, 3rd Edition
Written by Ronald Louis Docie, Sr.
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ISBN: 9781607741961
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The Inventor's Bible, 3rd Edition
How to Market and License Your Brilliant Ideas
Written by Ronald Louis Docie, Sr.


Format: eBook
On Sale: December 21, 2011
Price: $16.99

The Definitive Guide for Inventors
 
Features the PATENT AND NEW PRODUCT MARKETING WORKBOOK that takes you step-by-step through:
 
• Protecting Your Idea (choosing the right steps)
• Patenting (how, when, and why)
• Selecting Manufacturers (that will do the best job)
• Finding the Best Markets (and expanding opportunities)
• Developing a Strategy and Market Plan (that... Read more >
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Courtroom 302
Courtroom 302
Written by Steve Bogira
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307814197
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Courtroom 302
A Year Behind the Scenes in an American Criminal Courthouse
Written by Steve Bogira


Format: eBook, 416 pages
On Sale: December 14, 2011
Price: $11.99

Steve Bogira’s riveting book takes us into the heart of America’s criminal justice system. Courtroom 302 is the story of one year in one courtroom in Chicago’s Cook County Criminal Courthouse, the busiest felony courthouse in the country.

We see the system through the eyes of the men and women who... Read more >
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La inmigracion y usted
La inmigracion y usted
Written by Mario Lovo
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ISBN: 9780307496201
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La inmigracion y usted
Como navegar por el laberinto legal y triunfar
Written by Mario Lovo


Format: eBook, 432 pages
On Sale: December 14, 2011
Price: $11.99

La fuente de información inmigratoria más autorizada hasta la fecha,
escrita por uno de los abogados más respetados de la nación.
Dirigida exclusivamente al mundo hispanoparlante, La inmigración y usted es una guía esencial que resuelve todas las dudas relacionadas con las leyes inmigratorias de Estados Unidos. Desde el ciudadano americano que... Read more >
Covering
Covering
Written by Kenji Yoshino
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781588361721
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Covering
The Hidden Assault on Our Civil Rights
Written by Kenji Yoshino


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: November 2, 2011
Price: $11.99

In this remarkable and elegant work, acclaimed Yale Law School professor Kenji Yoshino fuses legal manifesto and poetic memoir to call for a redefinition of civil rights in our law and culture.

Everyone covers. To cover is to downplay a disfavored trait so as to blend into the mainstream. Because... Read more >
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The Killer of Little Shepherds
The Killer of Little Shepherds
Written by Douglas Starr
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ISBN: 9780307279088
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The Killer of Little Shepherds
A True Crime Story and the Birth of Forensic Science
Written by Douglas Starr


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: November 1, 2011
Price: $16.00

Winner of the Gold Dagger Award

A fascinating true crime story that details the rise of modern forensics and the development of modern criminal investigation.
 
At the end of the nineteenth century, serial murderer Joseph Vacher terrorized the French countryside, eluding authorities for years, and murdering twice as many victims as Jack The...

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The Odd Clauses
The Odd Clauses
Written by Jay Wexler
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807000908
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The Odd Clauses
Understanding the Constitution Through Ten of Its Most Curious Provisions
Written by Jay Wexler


Format: Hardcover, 248 pages
On Sale: November 1, 2011
Price: $24.95

If the United States Constitution were a zoo, and the First, Fourth, and Fourteenth amendments were a lion, a giraffe, and a panda bear, respectively, then The Odd Clauses would be a special exhibit of shrews, wombats, and bat-eared foxes. Past the ever-popular monkey house and lion cages, Boston University law... Read more >
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The Odd Clauses
Understanding the Constitution Through Ten of Its Most Curious Provisions
Written by Jay Wexler


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 1, 2011
Price: $24.95

If the United States Constitution were a zoo, and the First, Fourth, and Fourteenth amendments were a lion, a giraffe, and a panda bear, respectively, then The Odd Clauses would be a special exhibit of shrews, wombats, and bat-eared foxes. Past the ever-popular monkey house and lion cages, Boston University law... Read more >
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Stealth of Nations
Stealth of Nations
Written by Robert Neuwirth
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ISBN: 9780307906809
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Stealth of Nations
The Global Rise of the Informal Economy
Written by Robert Neuwirth


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: October 18, 2011
Price: $13.99

• Thousands of Africans head to China each year to buy cell phones, auto parts, and other products that they will import to their home countries through a clandestine global back channel.
 
• Hundreds of Paraguayan merchants smuggle computers, electronics, and clothing across the border to Brazil.
 
• Scores of laid-off San...

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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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Deadly Monopolies
Deadly Monopolies
Written by Harriet A. Washington
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385534055
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Deadly Monopolies
The Shocking Corporate Takeover of Life Itself--And the Consequences for Your Health and Our Medical Future.
Written by Harriet A. Washington


Format: eBook, 432 pages
On Sale: October 4, 2011
Price: $12.99

From the award-winning author of Medical Apartheid, an exposé of the rush to own and exploit the raw materials of life—including yours.

Think your body is your own to control and dispose of as you wish? Think again. The United States Patent Office has granted at least 40,000 patents on genes... Read more >
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There Is Power in a Union
There Is Power in a Union
Written by Philip Dray
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307389763
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There Is Power in a Union
The Epic Story of Labor in America
Written by Philip Dray


Format: Trade Paperback, 816 pages
On Sale: September 20, 2011
Price: $19.95

From the nineteenth-century textile mills of Lowell, Massachusetts, to the triumph of unions in the twentieth century and their waning influence today, the contest between labor and capital for the American bounty has shaped our national experience.
 
In this stirring new history, Philip Dray shows us the vital accomplishments of organized labor...

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Gideon's Trumpet
Gideon's Trumpet
Written by Anthony Lewis
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307805287
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Gideon's Trumpet

Written by Anthony Lewis


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: September 14, 2011
Price: $13.99

A history of the landmark case of James Earl Gideon's fight for the right to legal counsel. Notes, table of cases, index. The classic backlist bestseller. More than 800,000 sold since its first pub date of 1964.


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Making Our Democracy Work
Making Our Democracy Work
Written by Stephen Breyer
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ISBN: 9780307390837
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Making Our Democracy Work
A Judge's View
Written by Stephen Breyer


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: September 13, 2011
Price: $16.00

Charged with the responsibility of interpreting the Constitution, the Supreme Court has the awesome power to strike down laws enacted by our elected representatives. Why does the public accept the Court’s decisions as legitimate and follow them, even when those decisions are highly unpopular? What must the Court do to maintain...

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Simple Justice
Simple Justice
Written by Richard Kluger
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ISBN: 9780307546081
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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: eBook, 880 pages
On Sale: August 24, 2011
Price: $20.99

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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Let the Students Speak!
A History of the Fight for Free Expression in American Schools
Written by David L. Hudson


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 16, 2011
Price: $17.00

From a trusted scholar and powerful story teller, an accessible and lively history of free speech, for and about students.

Let the Students Speak! details the rich history and growth of the First Amendment in public schools, from the early nineteenth-century's failed student free-expression claims to the development of protection for students... Read more >
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Let the Students Speak!
Let the Students Speak!
Written by David L. Hudson
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ISBN: 9780807044544
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Let the Students Speak!
A History of the Fight for Free Expression in American Schools
Written by David L. Hudson


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: August 16, 2011
Price: $17.00

From a trusted scholar and powerful story teller, an accessible and lively history of free speech, for and about students.

Let the Students Speak! details the rich history and growth of the First Amendment in public schools, from the early nineteenth-century's failed student free-expression claims to the development of protection for students... Read more >
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A Civil Action
A Civil Action
Written by Jonathan Harr
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307804785
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A Civil Action

Written by Jonathan Harr


Format: eBook, 512 pages
On Sale: August 10, 2011
Price: $12.99

"The legal thriller of the decade." --Cleveland Plain Dealer

Now a Major Motion Picture!

In this true story of an epic courtroom showdown, two of the nation's largest corporations stand accused of causing the deaths of children. Representing the bereaved parents, the unlikeliest of heroes emerges: a young, flamboyant Porsche-driving lawyer who hopes... Read more >
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The Best Defense
The Best Defense
Written by Alan M. Dershowitz
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ISBN: 9780307755209
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The Best Defense

Written by Alan M. Dershowitz


Format: eBook, 464 pages
On Sale: July 27, 2011
Price: $17.99

The author presents his most famous, and infamous, cases and clients, and in the process, takes a critical, informed look at a legal system that he regards as deeply corrupt.


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Beyond the Burning Cross
Beyond the Burning Cross
Written by Edward J. Cleary
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ISBN: 9780307801265
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Beyond the Burning Cross
A Landmark Case of Race, Censorship, and the First Amendment
Written by Edward J. Cleary


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: July 20, 2011
Price: $16.99

Does our abhorrence of racism allow us to ban certain forms of speech? This is the simple yet subversive question that Edward J. Cleary posed to the U.S. Supreme Court when, in 1991, he defended a white student who had burned a cross on a black family's lawn in St. Paul...

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The Pig Farmer's Daughter and Other Tales of American Justice
The Pig Farmer's Daughter and Other Tales of American Justice
Written by Mary Frances Berry
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ISBN: 9780307797292
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The Pig Farmer's Daughter and Other Tales of American Justice
Episodes of Racism and Sexism in the Courts from 1865 to the Present
Written by Mary Frances Berry


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: July 20, 2011
Price: $13.99

From the head of the U.S. Civil Rights Commission and noted professor of law and history at the University of Pennsylvania, a groundbreaking book that examines both civil and criminal court cases from the Civil War to the present, to reveal the impact of stereotyping--race, class, gender--on the American legal system... Read more >
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The Journalist and the Murderer
The Journalist and the Murderer
Written by Janet Malcolm
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307797872
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The Journalist and the Murderer

Written by Janet Malcolm


Format: eBook, 176 pages
On Sale: June 22, 2011
Price: $13.99

In two previous books, Janet Malcolm explored the hidden sides of, respectively, institutional psychoanalysis and Freudian biography. In this book, she examines the psychopathology of journalism. Using a strange and unprecedented lawsuit as her larger-than-life example -- the lawsuit of Jeffrey MacDonald, a convicted murderer, against Joe McGinniss, the author of... Read more >
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No Pity
No Pity
Written by Joseph P. Shapiro
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307798329
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No Pity
People with Disabilities Forging a New Civil Rights Movement
Written by Joseph P. Shapiro


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: June 22, 2011
Price: $14.99

People with disabilities forging the newest and last human rights movement of the century.


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At the Devil's Table
At the Devil's Table
Written by William C. Rempel
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781400068371
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At the Devil's Table
The Untold Story of the Insider Who Brought Down the Cali Cartel
Written by William C. Rempel


Format: Hardcover, 368 pages
On Sale: June 21, 2011
Price: $27.00

In this riveting and relentless nonfiction thriller, award-winning investigative reporter William C. Rempel tells the harrowing story of former Cali cartel insider Jorge Salcedo, an ordinary man facing an extraordinary dilemma—a man forced to risk everything to escape the powerful and treacherous Cali crime syndicate.

Colombia in the 1990s is... Read more >
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