Executing the Rosenbergs: Death and Diplomacy in a Cold War by Lori Clune

By Lori Clune

In 1950, Julius and Ethel Rosenberg have been arrested for allegedly passing information regarding the atomic bomb to the Soviet Union, an affair FBI Director J. Edgar Hoover classified the "crime of the century." Their case grew to become a global sensation, inspiring petitions, letters of aid, newspaper editorials, and protests in nations world wide. however, the Rosenbergs have been performed after years of appeals, making them the one civilians ever placed to dying for conspiracy-related actions. but even after their executions, protests persisted. The Rosenberg case fast reworked into legend, whereas the media highlight shifted to their orphaned sons.

In Executing the Rosenbergs, Lori Clune demonstrates that the Rosenberg case performed a pivotal position within the world's belief of the us. according to newly stumbled on files from the kingdom division, Clune narrates the frequent dissent opposed to the Rosenberg choice in eighty towns and forty eight international locations. whilst the Truman and Eisenhower administrations tried to show the case into pro-democracy propaganda, U.S. allies and power allies puzzled even if the USA had the ethical authority to win the chilly battle. in the meantime, the dying of Stalin in 1953 additionally raised the stakes of the executions; with no transparent hero and villain, the fight among democracy and communism shifted into morally ambiguous terrain.

Transcending questions of guilt or innocence, Clune weaves the case -and its aftermath -into the material of the chilly warfare, revealing its far-reaching worldwide results. An unique method of essentially the most interesting episodes in chilly battle heritage, Executing the Rosenbergs broadens a quintessentially American tale right into a international one.

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The Inferno by Joseph B. Ingle,Cohen Gigi

By Joseph B. Ingle,Cohen Gigi

"This is a amazing publication. It chronicles the 25 12 months trip of Philip Workman via what US ideal courtroom Justice Harry Blackman termed "the equipment of death". it's the so much particular, intimate and whole examine a dying row prisoner that i've got encountered. the tale is informed via Ingle's eyes as Workman's pstor; the point of view of one other condemned prisoner; and courtesy of the Tennessee Public files Act, the perspective of the nation officers who colluded to work out that Workman used to be performed regardless of greater than plentiful proof that he didn't homicide the police officer who he used to be convicted of killing. A memoir comparable to this can be wrenching for it increases basic questions on our ethical cloth as a kingdom. What does it suggest to kill humans, in our names, who don't kill humans and aren't eligible for the demise penalty? This and different questions are addressed within the ebook because the reader descends with Philip Workman into the Inferno. it's a trip, like Dante's within the unique Inferno, that may depart your soul transformed." Sister Helen Prejean, writer of useless guy Walking

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Gesetzestexte suchen, verstehen und in der Klausur anwenden: by Otto Lagodny

By Otto Lagodny

Dass „fast alles im Gesetz steht', verblüfft die Studenten bei Klausurbesprechungen immer wieder. Dabei ist das Gesetz das Werkzeug jedes Juristen und für den Jurastudenten in allen Klausuren bis zum ersten Staatsexamen das einzige zugelassene Hilfsmittel. Wer nicht mit ihm umzugehen weiß und losgelöst von ihm lernt, hat es unnötig schwer. Dieses Buch vermittelt dem Studienanfänger anhand von Beispielen aus dem Strafrecht, dem Bürgerlichen Recht und dem Verfassungsrecht, wie guy Gesetze richtig liest. Es nimmt dem Leser die Angst vor unübersichtlichen Normen, zeigt, wie guy schnell die einschlägigen Vorschriften findet, ihren Inhalt versteht und sie in der Klausur erfolgreich anwendet. Auch die Kunst, juristisch zu argumentieren, wird vermittelt – anhand der bloßen Gesetzeslektüre, ganz ohne Auswendiglernen.

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OCR Criminal Law for A2 Fourth Edition by Jacqueline Martin,Sue Teal

By Jacqueline Martin,Sue Teal

The most recent OCR legal legislations textbook - from the #1 A-Level legislation writer - that might arrange you in your exams.

This attractive and obtainable textbook offers whole assurance of the legal components of the OCR A2 legal specification. From the major legislation writer, it's accomplished, authoritative and up to date with vital adjustments to the law.

Now includes:
- absolutely up-to-date part on voluntary manslaughter to mirror contemporary adjustments within the law
- Illustrations, cartoons and actions to assist clarify tougher concepts
-Relevant, attention-grabbing case studies
- Self-test questions in order that your scholars can try their knowledge
- exam perform and past-paper questions in order that scholars your scholars can arrange for his or her exams

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Domestic Violence: Intervention, Prevention, Policies, and by Richard L. Davis

By Richard L. Davis

family violence doesn't commence the day an grownup heterosexual male comes to a decision to overcome and batter an grownup heterosexual lady. household violence is a sophisticated and multifaceted enigma that comes with baby, sibling, spousal, intimate companion, and elder abuse. regardless of spending billions of bucks on household violence, the variety of a few different types of sufferers continues to be a similar. the matter may be traced again to our very definitions of victim and abuse. till we open our eyes to the blatant empirical facts and are available to a few contract on a easy platform, this pervasive crime won't cut back.

Domestic Violence: Intervention, Prevention, regulations, and Solutions offers a rational and reasoned point of view that emphasizes evidence-based details instead of ideologically held ideals. It demanding situations the effectiveness of present rules and approaches and introduces 10 strategies for switch. The ebook summarizes many vital federally subsidized reviews and offers particular meta-analysis styled empirically dependent overviews of latest learn and intervention efforts. It additionally offers print and web-based nationwide and kingdom particular assets and references to experiences and firms that might be up-to-date on-line.

issues addressed contain ancient and present motives of battering habit, the significance of the actual and independent identity of sufferers, variations and the results of these modifications in reporting rape and sexual attack, and the certainty of probability components. It considers the fallacy of ideological advocacy and offers laws and rules in Colorado and California as circumstances in element. particularly the writer explores the present idea of the predominance of woman victimization over male victimization.
Injecting a voice of cause right into a hugely emotional debate, this extraordinary quantity clarifies our handy delusions and permits us to re-appraise this delicate factor and impression a favorable and innovative outcome.

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Sex Trafficking in the United States: Theory, Research, by Andrea J Nichols

By Andrea J Nichols

Sex Trafficking within the United States is a special exploration of the underlying dynamics of intercourse trafficking, this accomplished quantity examines the typical possibility components when you develop into sufferers, and the obstacles they face after they try and depart. It additionally appears at how and why intercourse traffickers input the undefined. A bankruptcy on dealers offers what we all know approximately their motivations, the superiority of got intercourse, and felony justice rules that concentrate on them. greater than a simple introduction, intercourse Trafficking within the United States describes how the justice approach, activists, and participants can interact in advocating for sufferers of intercourse trafficking. It additionally deals strategies for perform and coverage and proposals for cultural change.

Andrea J. Nichols methods sex-trafficking-related theories, examine, rules, and perform from neoliberal, abolitionist, feminist, criminological, and sociological views. She confronts competing perspectives of the connection among pornography, prostitution, and intercourse trafficking, in addition to the contribution of vulnerable social associations and protection nets to the unfold of intercourse trafficking. She additionally explores the hyperlink among identity-based oppression, societal marginalization, and the danger of victimization. She in actual fact debts for the position of race, ethnicity, immigrant prestige, LGBTQ identities, age, intercourse, and highbrow incapacity in heightening the chance of trafficking and the way social providers and the legal justice and healthcare structures can top reply. This textbook is key for realizing the mechanics of a pervasive and curtailing its unfold between at-risk populations.

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Strafgesetzgebungstechnik in Deutschland und Europa (German by Uwe Scheffler

By Uwe Scheffler

Die Studie, hervorgangen aus einem Vortrag des Autors auf der Tagung der deutschen, österreichischen und schweizerischen Strafrechtslehrer 2005 in Frankfurt (Oder), beschäftigt sich mit dem in der Strafgesetzgebung "immerwährenden Pendelschlag" zwischen der generalisierender Technik einerseits und andererseits der Kasuistik, die zur Zeit wieder insbesondere bei der Umschreibung strafbarer Verhaltensweisen an Boden gewinnt. Im Mittelpunkt der examine stehen die Regelbeispieltechnik, eine deutsche Spezialität, sowie die - vom Autor so bezeichnete - Schrotschusstechnik, eher angloamerikanischer Gesetzgebungstradition verpflichtet, die infolge der Internationalisierung, inbesondere Europäisierung des Strafrechts auf dem Vormarsch ist, weil sie mit kriminalpolitischen Vorstellungen korrespondiert, die neuerdings unter dem Terminus Feindstrafrecht diskutiert werden und vermehrt über Europäische Rahmenbeschlüsse in das deutsche Strafrecht dringen.

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Defense Investigation and Discovery in Criminal Cases: A by Richard Cline

By Richard Cline

Written by means of a professional legal protection legal professional, security research and Discovery in felony situations stocks trial-tested research and discovery equipment. The booklet combines an exploration of theoretical and jurisprudential options that govern a defendant’s correct to acquire details from the prosecutor with useful suggestion on integrating discovery details into an efficient security. This booklet examines the background of discovery in felony circumstances, together with the defendant’s due procedure correct famous in Brady and its progeny, whereas exploring constitutional, statutory, and rule-based arguments to compel the govt. to supply discovery to defendants. the writer contains a fifty-state survey on discovery ideas and statutes that identifies the rage towards extra liberal discovery and offers instruments for protection guidance in jurisdictions the place discovery is proscribed. also, this crucial identify highlights leading edge ways in which safeguard information can get the knowledge they want outdoor of the normal discovery technique and lays out moral criteria for pro behavior because it pertains to the perfect of discovery. the writer presents “use it this day” pattern motions that any felony safety legal professional will take pleasure in. an ideal mix of theoretical and useful, safeguard research and Discovery in felony situations is a useful source for felony security attorneys.About the AuthorRichard Cline has practiced felony security in Columbus, Ohio in view that 1981, after spending a yr prosecuting misdemeanor instances. Mr. Cline has been AV rated through Martindale-Hubbell for over ten years, used to be named a 2010 most sensible legal professional by way of Columbus CEO journal, and used to be chosen as a brilliant legal professional in Ohio for 2010 and 2011. Mr. Cline has attempted a number of capital instances in kingdom court docket in addition to legal instances in either kingdom and federal courtroom. as well as his trial paintings, Mr. Cline is a common carrying on with felony schooling lecturer on criminal ethics, professionalism, legal advocacy, and appellate practice.

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Occupational Crime: Deterrence, Investigation, and Reporting by Ernest C. Blount

By Ernest C. Blount

DID YOU KNOW?

While organizational entities can't be despatched to felony, they are often seriously fined, ordered to make restitution, put on probation, compelled to forfeit estate, endure public and stakeholder recriminations, and will be compelled into chapter 11. steer clear of those pointless repercussions with Occupational Crime: Deterrence, research, and Reporting in Compliance with Federal instructions. even if you're ranging from scratch otherwise you desire to benchmark an current software opposed to one other framework, this e-book takes you from felony mandates and application layout to implementation and upkeep that will help you enhance an efficient worker Security-Awareness application that contains the compliance wishes particular on your organization.

DON'T allow your organization BE the subsequent STATISTIC

We all watched it ensue: the death of a powerhouse company because of the irreverent and unlawful activities of a handful of staff and bosses. If it wasn't transparent ahead of the Enron/Arthur Andersen fiasco, it really is painfully noticeable now: not just will we need to fear approximately our staff committing crimes opposed to us as employers, we may also be held answerable for their activities! From governmental entities to partnerships to non-profit institutions - organisations should be indicted, criminally charged, prosecuted, and located accountable of legal behavior. when you have not but heard of the U.S. Sentencing fee, and extra particularly bankruptcy 8, Sentencing of companies, of the USA Sentencing guidance, it is time to learn.

Occupational Crime: Deterrence, research, and Reporting in Compliance with Federal guidance sincerely explains how bankruptcy 8 units forth punishment for enterprises convicted of federal crimes, together with felonies and sophistication A misdemeanors, and describes an efficient compliance software and different incentives that may mitigate sanctions. It starts by means of defining the matter of organizational crime and places into viewpoint the abusive worker habit challenge. Then the booklet examines the associated fee that companies, associations, contributors, and the kingdom will pay for organizational crime and exhibits the right way to calculate these bills. Thirdly, it presents the instruments for the answer of the matter - throughout the implementation and upkeep of a personalised worker Security-Awareness application. eventually, the e-book presents supplemental fabrics you should use for software making plans, documents, and communications media.

In each venue, societal and governmental, abusive worker habit and occupational crime is a high priced and complex factor difficult vigilant administration cognizance and various treatments. contemplating the individuality of every corporation, there isn't any "one measurement suits all" formulation for an efficient compliance application. Written through a 25-year veteran of company inner safeguard and a professional fraud examiner, Occupational Crime is helping you customise, regardless of the scale or kind of corporation, a compliance application that would meet and exceed federal instructions. With its step by step presentation, you are going to how one can hinder, realize, and file crimes devoted by way of staff on behalf of or opposed to your organization.

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The Internationalisation of Criminal Evidence (Law in by John D. Jackson

By John D. Jackson

even if there are lots of texts at the legislations of facts, unusually few are dedicated particularly to the comparative and overseas facets of the topic. the normal view that the legislations of facts belongs in the universal legislation culture has obscured the truth surely cosmopolitan legislations of facts is being constructed in legal situations around the universal legislations and civil legislation traditions. via contemplating the level to which a coherent physique of universal evidentiary criteria is being built in either family and overseas jurisprudence, John Jackson and Sarah Summers chart this improvement with specific connection with the jurisprudence at the correct to a good trial that has emerged from the ecu courtroom of Human Rights and to the makes an attempt within the new overseas legal tribunals to type agreed techniques in the direction of the legislation of evidence.

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