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My Beloved World
My Beloved World
by Sonia Sotomayor
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This book is on my Top 5 list for 2013. It's a beautifully written story and an inspiration to anyone who has big dreams that seem impossible. I have newfound respect for Justice Sotomayor and the challenges she's tackled to become one of the most... (read more)

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Black's Law Pocket Dictionary
Black's Law Pocket Dictionary
by Bryan A Garner
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For the first time, definitions in this edition have been reviewed by a panel of scholars and expert practitioners under a review process similar to that for the other editions of this reference. Definitions of terms and cross-referencing have also been... (read more)

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Black's Law Dictionary
Black's Law Dictionary
by Bryan A Garner
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The classic legal resource, recently updated. Includes pronunciations and more than 2000 illustrative quotations.... (read more)

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Principles of Legal Research, Successor to How to Find the Law Concise Hornbook (Concise Hornbook)
Principles of Legal Research, Successor to How to Find the Law Concise Hornbook (Concise Hornbook)
by Kent Olson
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Principles of Legal Research will be published in June and available for fall 2009 class adoptions. Principles of Legal Research is the long-awaited successor to the venerable How to Find the Law, 9th edition, thoroughly updated for the electronic age... (read more)

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Five Chiefs: A Supreme Court Memoir
Five Chiefs: A Supreme Court Memoir
by John Paul Stevens
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When he resigned in June 2010, Justice John Paul Stevens was the third-longest-serving Supreme Court justice in American history. As a lawyer and on the court, he worked with five chief justices: as a law clerk during Fred Vinson's tenure, a practicing... (read more)

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Intellectual Property Strategy (Mit Press Essential Knowledge)
Intellectual Property Strategy (Mit Press Essential Knowledge)
by John Palfrey
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Most managers leave intellectual property issues to the legal department, unaware that an organization's intellectual property can help accomplish a range of management goals, from accessing new markets to improving existing products to generating new... (read more)

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The United States Constitution: A Graphic Adaptation
The United States Constitution: A Graphic Adaptation
by Jonathan Hennessey
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Our leaders swear to uphold it, our military to defend it. It is the blueprint for the shape and function of government itself and what defines Americans as Americans. But how many of us truly know our Constitution? The United States Constitution: A... (read more)

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The People's Welfare: Law and Regulation in Nineteenth-Century America (Studies in Legal History)
The People's Welfare: Law and Regulation in Nineteenth-Century America (Studies in Legal History)
by William J Novak
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Much of today's political rhetoric decries the welfare state and our maze of government regulations. Critics hark back to a time before the state intervened so directly in citizens' lives. In The People's Welfare, William Novak refutes this vision of a... (read more)

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The Oath: The Obama White House and the Supreme Court
The Oath: The Obama White House and the Supreme Court
by Jeffrey Toobin
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From the prizewinning author of The Nine, a gripping insider's account of the momentous ideological war between the John Roberts Supreme Court and the Obama administration. From the moment John Roberts, the chief justice of the United States, blundered... (read more)

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Storm Center Storm Center: The Supreme Court in American Politics the Supreme Court in American Politics
Storm Center Storm Center: The Supreme Court in American Politics the Supreme Court in American Politics
by David M Obrien
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In this engaging and illuminating narrative of the Supreme Court, David O'Brien shows students how the Court is a "storm center" of political controversy, where personality, politics, law, and justice come together to shape and often change drastically... (read more)

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Attorney for the Damned: Clarence Darrow in the Courtroom
Attorney for the Damned: Clarence Darrow in the Courtroom
by Arthur Weinberg
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A famous defender of the underdog, the oppressed, and the powerless, Clarence Darrow (1857–1938) is one of the true legends of the American legal system. His cases were many and various, but all were marked by his unequivocal sense of justice, as... (read more)

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Our Undemocratic Constitution: Where the Constitution Goes Wrong (and How We the People Can Correct It)
Our Undemocratic Constitution: Where the Constitution Goes Wrong (and How We the People Can Correct It)
by Sanford Levinson
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The Constitution is one of the most revered documents in American politics. Yet this is a document that regularly places in the White House candidates who did not in fact get a majority of the popular vote. It gives Wyoming the same number of votes as... (read more)

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Speaking Freely: Trials of the First Amendment
Speaking Freely: Trials of the First Amendment
by Floyd Abrams
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The rights guaranteed in the First Amendment—including freedom of expression—are among the fundamental touchstones of our democracy. In Speaking Freely, Floyd Abrams, who for over thirty years has been our most eloquent and respected... (read more)

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Inalienable Rights #05: Is There a Right to Remain Silent?: Coercive Interrogation and the Fifth Amendment After 9/11
Inalienable Rights #05: Is There a Right to Remain Silent?: Coercive Interrogation and the Fifth Amendment After 9/11
by Alan Dershowitz
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The right to remain silent, guaranteed by the famed Fifth Amendment case, Miranda v. Arizona, is perhaps one of the most easily recognized and oft-quoted constitutional rights in American culture. Yet despite its ubiquity, there is widespread... (read more)

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Little Book on Legal Writing
Little Book on Legal Writing
by Alan Dworsky
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This is an invaluable tool for students to use in conjunction with the main text. The book is geared toward the kind of writing done by first-year law students in a standard legal writing course: memorandums and briefs. The book offers the legal writer a... (read more)

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Civil Procedure: Examples & Explanations, Sixth Edition
Civil Procedure: Examples & Explanations, Sixth Edition
by Glannon
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Glannon (law, Suffolk University Law School) demystifies civil procedure by providing concrete examples of procedural doctrines and rules in operation, together with full explanations of how these abstract concepts apply to each example. Each chapter (... (read more)

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The Declaration of Independence and the Constitution of the United States
The Declaration of Independence and the Constitution of the United States
by Pauline Maier
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Just in time for Independence Day, here is a pocket-sized edition of the United States' most important documents. Featuring a lively Introduction by Pauline Maier, the author of "American Scripture", a "New York Times" Top Ten Book of 1997, this pairing... (read more)

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Men in Black: How the Supreme Court Is Destroying America
Men in Black: How the Supreme Court Is Destroying America
by Mark Levin
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Conservative talk radio host, lawyer, and frequent National Review contributor Mark R. Levin comes out firing against the United States Supreme Court in Men in Black, accusing the institution of corrupting the ideals of America's founding fathers. The... (read more)

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The Veteran's Ptsd Handbook: How to File and Collect on Claims for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
The Veteran's Ptsd Handbook: How to File and Collect on Claims for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
by John D Roche
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From the author of The Veteran's Survival Guide, The Veteran's PTSD Handbook addresses the obstacles that veterans face when filing for benefits related to post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). One of the greatest obstacles, John Roche writes, is... (read more)

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Making Our Democracy Work: A Judge's View
Making Our Democracy Work: A Judge's View
by Stephen Breyer
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The Supreme Court is one of the most extraordinary institutions in our system of government. Charged with the responsibility of interpreting the Constitution, the nine unelected justices of the Court have the awesome power to strike down laws enacted by... (read more)

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