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by Cynthia Banham
This book analyses and compares how the USA's liberal allies responded to the use of torture against their citizens after 9/11. Did they resist, tolerate or support the Bush Administration's policies concerning the mistreatment of detainees when
by James Finckenauer
Inhumanely cruel and irresistibly cool, the Mafia has always captured the darker side of the imagination. But just what is the Mafia, how does it operate, and what can be done to combat it? In this dramatic and informative audiobook, James ...Audio Book
by Rusty Young
Rusty Young was backpacking in South America when he heard about Thomas McFadden, a convicted English drug trafficker who ran tours inside Bolivia's notorious San Pedro prison. Intrigued, the twenty-something Australian law graduate travelled toAudio Book
by Paul O'Connell
It is increasingly accepted that the promise of a globalised human rights systems, sits uneasily with the lived reality of a significant majority of the world's population. Human rights scholars, recognising this disjuncture, have suggested ...
by David Hewitt
by Angela Daly
by Andreas Schloenhardt
Queensland Criminal Law is a comprehensive examination of the principles of criminal law as they relate to the Criminal Code (Qld). It provides a thorough analysis of contemporary criminal justice in Queensland and draws comparisons between ...
by Christopher McCrudden edited by Nigel
This book is about judicial reasoning in human rights cases. The aim is to explore the question- how is it that notionally universal norms are reasoned by courts in such significantly different ways? What is the shape of this reasoning; which ...
by Natalie Lee
Now in its 34th edition, this highly respected work is a leading textbook for students and an invaluable first point of reference for practitioners. Its impressive list of contributors provide a clear and detailed explanation of the law, with a ...
by by Federico Fabbrini edited by Stephen
Recent revelations, by Edward Snowden and others, of the vast network of government spying enabled by modern technology have raised major concerns both in the European Union and the United States on how to protect privacy in the face of ...
by Matthew Peppitt
This book is a practical guide to the subject of tax due diligence. It shows that tax due diligence is not a commodity, leading the reader through the process and explaining, at each stage, how to extract the maximum value from tax due ...
by BENTON RICHARD
For New Zealand to have a legal system that reflects the best of the values and principles of its two major component cultures, the historical legal practices of both need to be understood. In comparison with the British legal system upon which ...
A Cop Reveals the Crimes, Racism, and Injustice in America's Law Enforcement
by Matthew Horace
by Colin, Wang, Heng, Zhou, Weihuan Picker
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by Bianca Selejan-Gutan
In December 1989, Romania became the last Eastern European communist country to break with its communist dictatorship, the most powerful in the region at the time. It has struggled ever since to overcome the transition to democracy and to become
Timeless Lessons for the Issues of Our Era
by Akhil Amar
by Peter Greste
Peter Greste spent two decades reporting from the frontline in the world's most dangerous countries before making headlines himself following his own incarceration in an Egyptian prison. Charged with threatening national security, and enduring aAudio Book
by Clemens A. Fein?ugle
Stories of the Law and How It's Broken
by The Secret Barrister
'I’m a barrister, a job which requires the skills of a social worker, relationship counsellor, arm-twister, hostage negotiator, named driver, bus fare-provider, accountant, suicide watchman, coffee-supplier, surrogate parent and, on one ...Audio Book
The use of extra-territorial intelligence is growing among security, border, and public agencies. Internationally, rapidly evolving efforts to tackle transnational crime entail the exchange of intelligence across jurisdictions and state borders ...