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The Doll Dilemma & The Go-Kartastrope

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Lawyer parents — back again, this book review is for you! This mother-daughter author duo is back by special request...


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Author Alystair West, a retired lawyer and pastor, utilizes both experiences in telling an entertaining and thought-provoking story about a...

The Fear of Too Much Justice: Race, Poverty, and the Persistence of Inequality in the Criminal Courts

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The Fear of Too Much Justice is an incisive, thoroughly researched, and ultimately devastating critique of the American criminal justice...

From Death Row to Freedom: The Struggle for Racial Justice in the Pitts-Lee Case

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Martin Luther King, Jr.’s declaration — that the arc of the moral universe is long, but that it bends toward...

Judgment and Mercy: The Turbulent Life and Times of the Judge Who Condemned the Rosenbergs

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Full of rich content, Judgment and Mercy presents an illuminating biography of Judge Irving Robert Kaufman. Author and attorney Martin...

Sand Moon

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I’m sitting on a beach on the gulf, enjoying the peace of my brief escape from the pressures of work...

Constitutional Contagion: COVID, The Courts, and Public Health

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In autumn 2023, the specter of COVID-19 threatens to recapture public attention. Earlier COVID challenges and responses instigated a plethora...

The Briefcase of Juris P. Prudence

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Lawyer Parents — back again, this book review is for you! Targeting books explaining our profession to kids, now for...

A Most Disorderly Court and Reubin O’D. Askew — The Golden Age of Florida Politics

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Edmund Burke is often misquoted as stating, “Those who don’t know history are destined to repeat it.” Spanish philosopher George...

Broken: The Suspicious Death of Alydar and the End of Horse Racing’s Golden Age

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Author Fred M. Kray delves into the suspicious death of Alydar — a beloved thoroughbred race horse. As a former...