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Book Reviews

Florida Constitutional Law in a Nutshell

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At 695 pages, Professor Robert M. Jarvis’s excellent Florida Constitutional Law in a Nutshell could be considered the coco de...

Lyrics in the Law: Music’s Influence on America’s Courts

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Have you ever wondered what Pink Floyd’s “Comfortably Numb” has in common with Carly Rae Jepsen’s “Call Me Maybe”? How...

No Truth Left to Tell

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Michael McAuliffe’s No Truth Left to Tell is a spellbinding, suspenseful, and important contemporary novel. He uses complex characters and...

18 Tiny Deaths: The Untold Story of Frances Glessner Lee and the Invention of Modern Forensics

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In both civil and criminal cases, questions concerning the timing, location, cause, and manner of some person’s death often arise...

In The Pursuit of Justice: A Prosecutor’s Memoir

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Genge’s In The Pursuit of Justice recounts a kind of American dream: Genge moved to the U.S. from Germany after...

The Memorandum

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In his thrilling courtroom drama, The Memorandum, attorney Robert W. Kelley shares his real-life tale of death, greed, perjury, and...

Florida Legal Malpractice Law: Commentary and Forms

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When the Florida Legislature reformed medical malpractice insurance law in 2003, many physicians and even some lawyers predicted that an...

Healthism: Health-Status Discrimination and the Law

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In response to a slew of actions or omissions in the contexts of employment, public accommodations and housing, health insurance...

The Constitutional Origins of the American Civil War

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In the last year of the Civil War, Lincoln publicly reflected in his second inaugural address that both sides “read...

The Legal Guide to NFA Firearms and Gun Trusts: Keeping it Safe at the Range and in the Courtroom (2d ed.)

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The landscape of firearm laws comprises a myriad of state and federal regulations. Many seem arbitrary or archaic. This is...