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A Court of Refuge

Stories from the Bench of America's First Mental Health Court

by Rebecca A. Eckland & Ginger Lerner-Wren

<p><strong>The story of America’s first Mental Health Court as told by its presiding judge, Judge Ginger Lerner-Wren—from its inception in 1997 to its implementation in over 400 courts across the nation</strong></p> <p>As a young legal ...

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A Happy Life: from Courtroom to Classroom

by Sidney B. Silverman

<p>In 1960, at the age of twenty-seven, the author, Sidney B. Silverman, started his own law practice. He began by tackling corporate giants and never stopped until he retired in 2001. He was an aggressive, street-smart trial lawyer. Upon his ...

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A Reluctant Prosecutor: My Journey

by Creighton Horton II

<p data-version='1.1'>Creighton’s first love was always music, but after college he found himself performing in courtrooms rather than on stages or in concert halls.  Inspired by the portrayal of Atticus Finch in the movie <em>To Kill a ...

ISBN: 9781943190041

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A Republic, If You Can Keep It

by Neil Gorsuch

<p><strong>Justice Neil Gorsuch reflects on his journey to the Supreme Court, the role of the judge under our Constitution, and the vital responsibility of each American to keep our republic strong.</strong><br />  <br /> As Benjamin Franklin ...

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A'undressing the Judge

He Could Have Everything – but Not Her Son

by JC Parry

<p>Based on a true story It is 2003. The front page of the Sun newspaper is filled with a picture of Sam, aged thirteen, his face pixelated to disguise his identity. Sam has won his case in the High Court. His extraordinary story is all over the

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Abraham

The World's First (But Certainly Not Last) Jewish Lawyer

by Alan Dershowitz

<p><strong>Part of the Jewish Encounter series</strong></p> <p>One of the world’s best-known attorneys gives us a no-holds-barred history of Jewish lawyers: from the biblical Abraham through modern-day advocates who have changed the world by ...

ISBN: 9780805243314

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All Falling Faiths

Reflections on the Promise and Failure of the 1960s

by J. Harvie Wilkinson III

<div>In this warm and intimate memoir Judge Wilkinson delivers a chilling message. The 1960s inflicted enormous damage on our country; even at this very hour we see the decade’s imprint in so much of what we say and do. The chapters reveal the ...

ISBN: 9781594038921

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Appealing For Justice: One Lawyer, Four Decades and the Landmark Gay Rights Case

Romer v. Evans

by Susan Berry Casey

<p>Jean Eberhart Dubofsky came of age when trouble was around every corner, fueled by one grave injustice or another. <em>Appealing For Justice</em> is the story of how this shy, unknown, and unheralded woman found her place at the table again ...

ISBN: 9780997698411

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Arredondo

Last Spanish Ruler of Texas and Northeastern New Spain

by Dr. Bradley Folsom

<p>In this biography of Joaquín de Arredondo, historian Bradley Folsom brings to life one of the most influential and ruthless leaders in North American history. Arredondo (1776–1837), a Bourbon loyalist who governed Texas and the other interior

ISBN: 9780806158235

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Asshole Attorney

Musings, Memories, and Missteps in a 40 Year Career

by Douglas J Wood

<p>“Doug, I been practicin’ law for fifty years. And I learned a long time ago, there ain’t no such word as ‘attorney’ or ‘lawyer’. It’s ‘asshole attorney’ or ‘fuckin’ lawyer.’ &quot;</p> <p>Author Douglas Wood first heard that advice from a ...

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Becoming Justice Blackmun

Harry Blackmun's Supreme Court Journey

by Linda Greenhouse

<p><strong>A Pulitzer Prize-winning correspondent with unprecedented access to the inner workings of the U.S. Supreme Court chronicles the personal transformation of a legendary justice</strong></p> <p>From 1970 to 1994, Justice Harry A. ...

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Bench-Pressed

A Judge Recounts the Many Blessings and Heavy Lessons of Hearing Immigration Asylum Cases

by Susan L. Yarbrough

<p>Every year, thousands of people seek asylum in the United States because they have been persecuted in other countries due to their race, religion, nationality, social group, or political opinion. In seeking refuge and protection, these ...

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Bill's Diamond Lane Caper

by David J. VanBuskirk

<p>Dead or alive, is a dead human still a person. You be the judge. The true story of an employee&apos;s brush with the law.</p> ...

ISBN: 9781370938803

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Carrie

From Lawyer to Missionary, #1

by Carrie Reichartz

<p data-version="1.1">"Parts of this book made me feel like I was seeing these kids and what they were living; very sad, yet encouraging."  Michelle Jacobson</p> <p>"As early as the first few papges, the reader recognizes Carrie's calling and ...

ISBN: 9781519940384

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Cincinnati's Celebrity Criminal Defender

Murder, Motive &amp; the Magical Foss Hopkins

by Janice Schulz

<p><strong>Murder, deceit, and thrilling courtroom drama in this chronicle of Ohio’s infamous criminal defense attorney, Foss Hopkins.</strong></p> <p>With half a century in the courtroom, criminal defense attorney William “Foss” Hopkins ...

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Citizen Lane

Defending Our Rights in the Courts, the Capitol, and the Streets

by Mark Lane

<p> A fascinating memoir . . . well documented, dramatic, and brilliantly crafted.”  -Robert K. Tanenbaum, first deputy counsel, congressional investigation committee on JFK assassination   Freedom Rider, friend of Eleanor Roosevelt, Dick ...

ISBN: 9781613740040

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Claire L’Heureux-Dubé

A Life

by Constance Backhouse

<p>Both lionized and vilified, Claire L’Heureux-Dubé has shaped the Canadian legal landscape – and in particular its highest court. The second woman appointed to the Supreme Court of Canada, and the first from Quebec, she was known as “the great

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Cobalt Cover-Up

The Inside Story of a Deadly Conspiracy at the Largest Car Manufacturer in the World

by Lance Cooper

<p>**Following a deadly car crash, small-town lawyer Lance Cooper risked everything to battle one of the most powerful auto corporations in the world to get justice for a young woman. A fast-paced, journalistic account of tragedy turned to ...

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Connecting the Dots

The Life of an Academic Lawyer

by Harry W. Arthurs

<p>Harry W. Arthurs is a name held in high esteem by labour lawyers and academics throughout the world. Although many are familiar with Arthurs's contributions and accomplishments, few are acquainted with the man himself, or how he came to be ...

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Constance Baker Motley

One Woman's Fight for Civil Rights and Equal Justice under Law

by Gary L. Ford

<p><strong>When the name Constance Baker Motley is mentioned, more often than not, the response is “Who was she?” or “What did she do?” The answer is multifaceted, complex, and inspiring.</strong></p> <p>Constance Baker Motley was an African ...

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