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443 Results
Legal briefs stories by today's best legal thriller writers —Bernhardt, William, ed.
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2012

Short stories involving lawyers and the legal system by eleven established authors. In "The Divorce" by Grif Stockley, a widowed lawyer is set up by a comely woman, who is seeking a divorce. In "Poetic Justice," a conniv...

Last witness —Hoffman, Jilliane, 1967-
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2008

Cops are dying, hunted down while on patrol by a serial killer. Dominick Falconetti is charged with the investigation. Details at the crime scenes point to a possible drug connection, and when a highly placed gang member...

Let loose the dogs a mystery —Jennings, Maureen.
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2004
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In 1890's Toronto, Detective Murdoch learns that his beloved sister, who long ago fled to a convent to evade their drunken and abusive father, is on her deathbed. At the same time, the father he has pushed out of his lif...

La corde au cou roman —Jasmin, Claude, 1930-
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2006

Un jeune chômeur, issu d'un milieu défavorisé, tue la femme qu'il aime après l'avoir trouvée dans les bras d'un vieux millionnaire jouisseur. Roman qui constitue un réquisitoire brillant et émouvant contre l'inég...

Missing justice —Burke, Alafair.
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2006

Deputy District Attorney Samantha Kincaid is back at work after an attempt on her life and a promotion into the Major Crimes Unit. When the husband of Portland, Oregon city judge Clarissa Easterbrook reports her missing ...

Ordinary heroes —Turow, Scott.
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2007

As a young, idealistic lawyer during the last terrible months of the Second World War, David Dubin was sent to the European Front - ostensibly to bring charges against a brave American hero, Robert Martin, who has sudden...

L'idéaliste roman —Grisham, John.
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2005

Un étudiant en droit à peine diplômé est acculé à un procès immense qu'il devra gagner d'arrache-pied. Tous les malheurs du monde l'accompagnent. 1997.

The rainmaker —Grisham, John.
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2006

Before Rudy Baylor graduates from law school and starts his new job, he must provide free legal advice at a senior centre. His clients are a couple whose grown son is dying of leukemia and whose insurance company has aba...

Law and order a novel —Uhnak, Dorothy.
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2011

The author, an ex-policewoman, tells of Patrick O'Malley, the third generation of O'Malleys to wear the badge of the New York City police department. A veteran of the Vietnam War, he is determined to be an honest cop. Ex...

Verdict in blood —Bowen, Gail, 1942-
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2007
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Joanne's good friend Hilda has just come for a visit when Judge Justine Blackwell's corpse is found in Wascana Park. Which of the fearsome judge's two wills should prevail? Whoever stood to lose could be her murderer, an...

Let loose the dogs a mystery —Jennings, Maureen.
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2004

In 1890's Toronto, Detective Murdoch learns that his beloved sister, who long ago fled to a convent to evade their drunken and abusive father, is on her deathbed. At the same time, the father he has pushed out of his lif...

Mitigating circumstances —Rosenberg, Nancy Taylor.
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2009

Assistant District Attorney Lily Forrester is faced with the gritty events that surround her job as chief of the sex crimes unit. Her life begins to unravel when her daughter is raped and the case becomes Lily's to prose...

The pelican brief —Grisham, John.
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2002

When two Supreme Court judges are murdered, law student Darby Shaw reviews the Court's upcoming cases and writes a brief on the case she identifies as the murder motive. Darby flees New Orleans as the web of killers clos...

La Vérification comment un petit chef d'entreprise, contribuable méticuleux, bon époux et père attentif, perdit presque tout, hors la vie et la raison, à la suite d'un contrôle fiscal approfondi : roman
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2011

Le sous-titre et la quatrième de couverture sont éloquents: "Les biens corporels et incorporels, passés, présents et à venir, de l'auteur ayant été saisis par le fisc, son nom même ne lui appartient plus et, tout...

Invasion of privacy —O'Shaughnessy, Perri.
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2007

Lake Tahoe attorney Nina Reilly is defending her son's birth father, Kurt Scott, against a homicide charge. Coincidentally, Nina once worked for Kurt's first wife, filmmaker Terry London. Now Kurt is the main suspect in ...

Obstruction of justice —O'Shaughnessy, Perri.
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2007

Lake Tahoe attorney Nina Reilly witnesses Ray de Beers's death by lightning. But after Ray's father orders the body exhumed, he is killed. Nina is hired to defend Ray's son against murder charges. Some explicit descripti...

Mere —Spalding, Esta.
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2004

Twelve-year-old Mere has lived her entire life on the Great Lakes aboard a sailboat because her mother, Faye, is a fugitive on the run from the FBI. When Mere's father, Merril, reappears on the boat after leaving them ma...

Lady killer —Scottoline, Lisa.
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2011

Mary DiNunzio has become a big-time business-getter at Rosato and Associates. The last person she expects to walk into her office one morning in mile-high stilettos is super-sexy Trish Gambone, her high-school rival. The...

Jakeman —Ellis, Deborah, 1960-
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2007

Jake and his sister Shoshona have been in foster care since their single mother was arrested three years before, and Jake has been writing to the Governor all that time, pleading for mercy. Four times a year, they take a...

A time to kill —Grisham, John.
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2006
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In Clanton, Mississippi, black, ten-year-old Tonya Hailey is raped, tortured, and left for dead by two white men. She survives and identifies her abductors, who are quickly arrested. Tonya's father, Carl Lee Hailey, take...

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