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Judge Oliver Garland has just died in suspicious circumstances. Conservative
and famously controversial, Garland has made many enemies. Many years ago,
he'd earned a judge's highest prize: a Supreme Court nomination. But in
a scene of bitter humiliation in front of a televised audience and before
the eyes of his family, he had to withdraw his nomination. It was a national
scandal, and a private agony, one from which he never recovered...
A story rooted in two fascinating worlds: that of the New York-Washington upper-middle class, and the complex world of an Ivy League law school. Judge Oliver Garland has just died in suspicious circumstances - and his death raises even more questions than his controversial life.