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The Court and the Cross
The Court and the Cross
Written by Frederick Lane
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807044254
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The Court and the Cross
The Religious Right's Crusade to Reshape the Supreme Court
Written by Frederick Lane


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: June 1, 2009
Price: $19.00

The Religious Right has dedicated much of the last thirty years to molding the federal judiciary, always with an eye toward casting the Supreme Court in its image. Through broad political work that has involved grassroots campaigns as much as aggressive lobbying, and a welltended career path for conservative law students... Read more >
Holy Hullabaloos
Holy Hullabaloos
Written by Jay D. Wexler
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ISBN: 9780807000441
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Holy Hullabaloos
A Road Trip to the Battlegrounds of the Church/State Wars
Written by Jay D. Wexler


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: June 1, 2009
Price: $20.00

After ten years spent riddling over the intricacies of church/state law from the ivory tower, law professor Jay Wexler decided it was high time to hit the road to learn what really happened in some of the most controversial Supreme Court cases involving this hot-button issue. In Holy Hullabaloos, he takes... Read more >
Illegal People
Illegal People
Written by David Bacon
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ISBN: 9780807042304
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Illegal People
How Globalization Creates Migration and Criminalizes Immigrants
Written by David Bacon


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On Sale: June 1, 2009
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For two decades David Bacon has documented the connections between labor, migration, and the global economy. In Illegal People he explains why our national policy produces even more displacement, migration, immigration raids, and an increasingly divided and polarized society. Arguing for a sea change in how we think, debate, and legislate... Read more >
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Tierra de todos
Tierra de todos
Written by Jorge Ramos
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ISBN: 9780307475190
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Tierra de todos
Nuestro momento para crear una nación de iguales
Written by Jorge Ramos


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: May 12, 2009
Price: $14.95

Estados Unidos es un país que hoy tiene habitantes de primera y de segunda clase. Esto tiene que cambiar, y pronto. Hay 12 millones de indocumentados, pero también hay una esperanza: la promesa que Barack Obama le hizo a Jorge Ramos de que durante su primer año como presidente apoyaría una... Read more >
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A Patent Lie
A Patent Lie
Written by Paul Goldstein
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ISBN: 9780307274908
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A Patent Lie

Written by Paul Goldstein


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: May 5, 2009
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A gripping inside look at high-stakes lawyering, A Patent Lie is further evidence that Paul Goldstein is an emerging master of the legal thriller.After being forced from his high-powered Manhattan law firm, Michael Seeley—the tough-but-wounded hero of Errors and Omissions—has set up shop in his native Buffalo. Partly out of need... Read more >
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The Sun Climbs Slow
The Sun Climbs Slow
Written by Erna Paris
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ISBN: 9781583228791
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The Sun Climbs Slow
The International Criminal Court and the Struggle for Justice
Written by Erna Paris


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: May 5, 2009
Price: $21.95

In this groundbreaking investigation, Erna Paris explores the history of global justice, the politics behind America's opposition to the creation of a permanent international criminal court, and the implications for the world at large.
The International Criminal Court (ICC) is the first permanent tribunal of its kind. The mandate of the ICC... Read more >
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Judge Richard S. Arnold
Judge Richard S. Arnold
Written by Polly J. Price, Foreword by Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781591027119
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Judge Richard S. Arnold
A Legacy of Justice on the Federal Bench
Written by Polly J. Price
Foreword by Ruth Bader Ginsburg


Format: Hardcover, 466 pages
On Sale: April 21, 2009
Price: $25.99

In 1994, President Bill Clinton called federal appellate court Judge and fellow Arkansan Richard Sheppard Arnold "the most brilliant man on the federal bench." But for concerns about Arnold’s poor health, Clinton would have nominated him to fill the vacancy on the Supreme Court left by the retirement of Justice Harry... Read more >
The Day the Earth Caved In
The Day the Earth Caved In
Written by Joan Quigley
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ISBN: 9780812971309
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The Day the Earth Caved In
An American Mining Tragedy
Written by Joan Quigley


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: April 14, 2009
Price: $16.00

Beginning on Valentine’s Day, 1981, when twelve-year-old Todd Domboski plunged through the earth in his grandmother’s backyard in Centralia, Pennsylvania, The Day the Earth Caved In is an unprecedented and riveting account of the nation’s worst mine fire. In astonishing detail, award-winning journalist Joan Quigley, the granddaughter of Centralia miners, ushers... Read more >
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On Private Property
On Private Property
Written by Eric Freyfogle
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ISBN: 9780807044179
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On Private Property
Finding Common Ground on the Ownership of Land
Written by Eric Freyfogle


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: April 1, 2009
Price: $16.00

Urban sprawl. Disappearing wetlands. Historic preservation. Eminent domain. These and related land-use issues have put private-property rights on the public agenda in a contentious, visible way. In this provocative book, legal scholar and conservationist Eric T. Freyfogle presents the private-property debate in a surprising new light while suggesting how we can... Read more >
Plain, Honest Men
Plain, Honest Men
Written by Richard Beeman
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ISBN: 9781588367266
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Plain, Honest Men
The Making of the American Constitution
Written by Richard Beeman


Format: eBook0
On Sale: March 17, 2009
Price: $13.99

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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The Little Book of Plagiarism
The Little Book of Plagiarism
Written by Richard A. Posner
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ISBN: 9780307496539
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The Little Book of Plagiarism

Written by Richard A. Posner


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: March 12, 2009
Price: $11.99

A concise, lively, and bracing exploration of an issue bedeviling our cultural landscape–plagiarism in literature, academia, music, art, and film–by one of our most influential and controversial legal scholars. Best-selling novelists J. K. Rowling and Dan Brown, popular historians Doris Kearns Goodwin and Stephen Ambrose, Harvard law professor Charles Ogletree, first... Read more >
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Founding Faith
Founding Faith
Written by Steven Waldman
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ISBN: 9780812974744
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Founding Faith
How Our Founding Fathers Forged a Radical New Approach to Religious Liberty
Written by Steven Waldman


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2009
Price: $16.00

The culture wars have distorted the dramatic story of how Americans came to worship freely. Many activists on the right maintain that the United States was founded as a “Christian nation.” Many on the left contend that the First Amendment was designed to boldly separate church and state. Neither of these... Read more >
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The First Amendment, Freedom of Speech
The First Amendment, Freedom of Speech
Edited by Vikram David Amar
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ISBN: 9781591026327
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The First Amendment, Freedom of Speech
Its Constitutional History and the Contemporary Debate
Edited by Vikram David Amar


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: February 28, 2009
Price: $18.99

This volume collects, edits and presents some of the most important classic and cutting-edge thinking on the constitutional freedom of speech. Students of law, political science, or any other person interested in understanding the basics of American self-government will be able to see the important themes, values, conflicts, and possible resolutions... Read more >
Justice
Justice
Written by Dominick Dunne
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ISBN: 9780307557223
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Justice
Crimes, Trials, and Punishments
Written by Dominick Dunne


Format: eBook, 448 pages
On Sale: February 25, 2009
Price: $13.99

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 Big Squeeze
The Big Squeeze
Written by Steven Greenhouse
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ISBN: 9781400096527
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The Big Squeeze
Tough Times for the American Worker
Written by Steven Greenhouse


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: February 10, 2009
Price: $16.00

Why, in the world's most affluent nation, are so many corporations squeezing their employees dry? In this fresh, carefully researched book, New York Times reporter Steven Greenhouse explores the economic, political, and social trends that are transforming America's workplaces, including the decline of the social contract that created the world's largest... Read more >
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Guilty by Reason of Insanity
Guilty by Reason of Insanity
Written by Dorothy Otnow Lewis, Ph.D.
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ISBN: 9780307556554
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Guilty by Reason of Insanity
A Psychiatrist Explores the Minds of Killers
Written by Dorothy Otnow Lewis, Ph.D.


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: February 4, 2009
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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After Genocide
After Genocide
Written by Adam M. Smith
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781591026846
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After Genocide
Bringing the Devil to Justice
Written by Adam M. Smith


Format: Hardcover, 441 pages
On Sale: January 27, 2009
Price: $27.99

Imagine a criminal justice system that achieves fewer than five convictions per year and spends more than $20 million on each. By some measures, this would make it the least efficient prosecutorial system in recorded history, with the risk of creating rather than deterring more crimes, and one that few victims... Read more >
American Bar Association Guide to Resolving Legal Disputes
American Bar Association Guide to Resolving Legal Disputes
Written by American Bar Association
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ISBN: 9780307493811
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American Bar Association Guide to Resolving Legal Disputes
Inside and Outside the Courtroom
Written by American Bar Association


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: January 21, 2009
Price: $14.99

Whether you’re fighting with a neighbor about who should pay for a fence, pursuing a charge of discrimination at work, or chasing a $5000 loan, the ABA Guide to Resolving Legal Disputes: Inside and Outside the Courtroom can help you decide what steps to take to resolve disputes. This book, written... Read more >
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The Yosemite Murders
The Yosemite Murders
Written by Dennis McDougal
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ISBN: 9780307493538
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The Yosemite Murders

Written by Dennis McDougal


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: December 10, 2008
Price: $7.99

Since he was seven, Cary Stayner had dreamed of capturing women . . . and killing them

They were crimes that grabbed headlines around the world and stunned America. Four women dead, their bodies charred and horribly mutilated. Now Dennis McDougal, acclaimed author of the spellbinding true crime tour de force Mother's... Read more >
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Sweet Land of Liberty
Sweet Land of Liberty
Written by Thomas J. Sugrue
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ISBN: 9781588367563
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Sweet Land of Liberty
The Forgotten Struggle for Civil Rights in the North
Written by Thomas J. Sugrue


Format: eBook0
On Sale: November 4, 2008
Price: $15.99

The struggle for racial equality in the North has been a footnote in most books about civil rights in America. Now this monumental new work from one of the most brilliant historians of his generation sets the record straight. Sweet Land of Liberty is an epic, revelatory account of the abiding... Read more >
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The First Amendment, Freedom of the Press
The First Amendment, Freedom of the Press
Series edited by David B. Oppenheimer, Edited by Garrett Epps
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781591025634
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The First Amendment, Freedom of the Press
Its Constitutional History and the Contempory Debate
Series edited by David B. Oppenheimer
Edited by Garrett Epps


Format: Trade Paperback, 366 pages
On Sale: October 31, 2008
Price: $18.99

The press in the United States is freer than in any other country in the world, and virtually any in history. American courts give critics of society and government extraordinary freedom to disseminate views that are unpopular, subversive, and even hateful. How did freedom of the press evolve over the centuries... Read more >
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 Next 25 Years
The Next 25 Years
Written by Martin Garbus
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583228340
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The Next 25 Years
The New Supreme Court and What it Means for Americans
Written by Martin Garbus


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2008
Price: $15.95

In The Next 25 Years, renowned First Amendment lawyer Martin Garbus examines what will be the impact of the new Supreme Court on the future of our republic. Drawing on extensive knowledge of Constitutional law and legal precedents, Garbus, one of our most astute legal historians, defrocks the executive branch’s grip... Read more >
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The Nine
The Nine
Written by Jeffrey Toobin
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ISBN: 9780307472892
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The Nine
Inside the Secret World of the Supreme Court
Written by Jeffrey Toobin


Format: eBook0
On Sale: September 30, 2008
Price: $11.99

In The Nine, acclaimed journalist Jeffrey Toobin takes us into the chambers of the most important—and secret—legal body in our country, the Supreme Court, revealing the complex dynamic among the nine people who decide the law of the land. An institution at a moment of transition, the Court now stands at... Read more >
The Nine
The Nine
Written by Jeffrey Toobin
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ISBN: 9781400096794
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The Nine
Inside the Secret World of the Supreme Court
Written by Jeffrey Toobin


Format: Trade Paperback, 480 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2008
Price: $16.00

In The Nine, acclaimed journalist Jeffrey Toobin takes us into the chambers of the most important—and secret—legal body in our country, the Supreme Court, revealing the complex dynamic among the nine people who decide the law of the land. An institution at a moment of transition, the Court now stands at... Read more >
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