The Freach And Keen Murders

Author: Kathleen P. Munley
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1442245808
Size: 70.76 MB
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In November 1973, William J. Wright, a former patient and trustee of the Farview State Hospital for the Criminally Insane, brutally murdered two teenage boys, Edmund Keen and Paul Freach, in Lackawanna County, a region that took great pride ...

How The Police Generate False Confessions

Author: James L. Trainum
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1442244658
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More disturbingly, the book examines how these same processes corrupt witness and victim statements, create lying informants and cooperators, and induce innocent people to plead guilty.

Until The Sea Shall Free Them

Author: Robert Frump
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1407090518
Size: 58.53 MB
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In 1983, the freighter Marine Electric ran into a violent storm off the Eastern Seaboard of the United States.

Mass Incarceration On Trial

Author: Jonathan Simon
Publisher: New Press, The
ISBN: 1595587926
Size: 11.68 MB
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This book offers a provocative and brilliant reading to the end of mass incarceration.

Justice At Dachau

Author: Joshua Greene
Publisher: Broadway Books
ISBN: 0307419053
Size: 54.25 MB
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In Justice at Dachau, Joshua M. Greene, maker of the award winning documentary film Witness: Voices from the Holocaust, recreates the Dachau trials and reveals the dramatic story of William Denson, a soft-spoken young lawyer from Alabama ...

False Justice

Author: Jim Petro
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317667727
Size: 74.80 MB
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Compelling and engagingly written, this book by former Attorney General of Ohio Jim Petro and his wife, writer Nancy Petro, takes the reader inside actual cases, summarizes extensive research on the causes and consequences of wrongful ...

Hard Bargains

Author: Linda R. Hirshman
Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand
ISBN: 0195134206
Size: 38.12 MB
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These are a few of the surprising--and surprisingly workable--solutions the authors foresee in the 21st century.

Not In Front Of The Children

Author: Marjorie Heins
Publisher: Rutgers University Press
ISBN: 0813543886
Size: 72.22 MB
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From Plato’s argument for rigid censorship, through Victorian laws aimed at repressing libidinous thoughts, to contemporary battles over sex education in public schools and violence in the media, Heins guides us through what became, and ...

Understanding Mass Incarceration

Author: James Kilgore
Publisher: New Press, The
ISBN: 1620971224
Size: 42.61 MB
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Understanding Mass Incarceration offers the first comprehensive overview of the incarceration apparatus put in place by the world’s largest jailer: the United States.

The State Vs Nelson Mandela

Author: Joel Joffe
Publisher: Oneworld Publications Limited
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A defense attorney for the high command members of Umkhonto we Sizwe, an armed wing of the African National Congress, recounts their 1963 trial alongside Nelson Mandela during which they fought for their lives while struggling against the ...