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  • Anatomy of Injustice: A Murder Case Gone Wrong

    Anatomy of Injustice: A Murder Case Gone Wrong

    Genre: Law
    Author: Raymond Bonner
    Duration: 11:12:00

    From Pulitzer Prize winner Raymond Bonner comes the gripping story of a grievously mishandled murder case that put a twenty-three-year-old man on death row. In January 1982, an elderly white widow was found brutally murdered in the small town of Greenwood, South Carolina. Police immediately arr ... [ more ]

  • Landmark Decisions of the Supreme Court: Select Cases Pertaining to Abortion, Birth Control and Reproductive Rights

    Landmark Decisions of the Supreme Court: Select Cases Pertaining to Abortion, Birth Control and Reproductive Rights

    Genre: History,NonFiction,North American,Law,Politics,History,NonFiction,North American,Law,Politics
    Author: United States Supreme Court
    Duration: 06:58:00

    Landmark Decisions of the Supreme Court: Select Cases Pertaining to Abortion, Birth Control and Reproductive Rights contains a fully narrated audio edition of five landmark Supreme Court cases, including Griswold v. Connecticut [1965], United States v. Vuitch [1971], Eisenstadt v. Baird [1972], Roe ... [ more ]

  • Borges in 90 Minutes

    Borges in 90 Minutes

    Genre: NonFiction,Philosophy,Law
    Author: Paul Strathern
    Duration: 01:50:00

    Weaving fiction with fact, fantastic matter with historical figures, Borges' frequent theme of a world where time, culture, and place converge is not only timely but pertinent in our advance toward globalization. Drawing from his multi-ethnic and -lingual upbringing in Argentina, Borges' focus on un ... [ more ]

  • Politically Incorrect Guide to Darwinism and Intelligent Design

    Politically Incorrect Guide to Darwinism and Intelligent Design

    Genre: NonFiction,Philosophy,Law
    Author: Jonathan Wells, Ph.D.
    Duration: 06:15:00

    The latest and most bitterly contested battle in the culture war is the controversy over Darwin and intelligent design. But much of what you've heard about it is wrong. Jonathan Wells, a battle-hardened veteran with doctorates in biology and theology, sets the record straight. In clear, non-tec ... [ more ]

  • Landmark Decisions of the Supreme Court: Select Opinions of Chief Justice John Marshall

    Landmark Decisions of the Supreme Court: Select Opinions of Chief Justice John Marshall

    Genre: History,NonFiction,North American,Law,Politics
    Author: United States Supreme Court
    Duration: 06:04:00

    Landmark Decisions of the Supreme Court: Select Opinions of Chief Justice John Marshall contains a fully narrated audio edition of five historic decisions written by Chief Justice John Marshall, including Marbury v. Madison, Fletcher v. Peck, Dartmouth College v. Woodward, McCulloch v. Maryland, and ... [ more ]

  • Divorce: Children

    Divorce: Children

    Genre: NonFiction,Law
    Author: Sam Margulies
    Duration: 00:29:00

    Children are what divorcing spouses say they are most concerned about but usually don't act upon that thought. Sam Margulies lays out a plan to protect children in divorces from being injured in the process. The first step is to view the client as the family, not one side or the other, which include ... [ more ]

  • Beyond Good and Evil

    Beyond Good and Evil

    Genre: NonFiction,Philosophy,Lectures,Ethics,Law
    Author: Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche
    Duration: 07:29:00

    A foundation of existentialist thought, Friedrich Nietzsche's Beyond Good and Evil presents a scathing critique of traditional ideals of moral philosophy. ... [ more ]

  • Fundamental Principles of the Metaphysics of Morals

    Fundamental Principles of the Metaphysics of Morals

    Genre: History,NonFiction,Philosophy,Lectures,Ethics,Law
    Author: Immanuel Kant
    Duration: 03:22:00

    Immanuel Kant's Fundamental Principles of the Metaphysics of Morals, first published in 1785, is an essential contribution to moral philosophy that lays out clearly and concisely the ideas and arguments, including the famous categorical imperative, that would shape Kant's later works. ... [ more ]

  • War at the Wall Street Journal: Inside the Struggle to Control an American Business Empire

    War at the Wall Street Journal: Inside the Struggle to Control an American Business Empire

    Genre: NonFiction,Law,Politics
    Author: Sarah Ellison
    Duration: 09:38:00

    Set in the highest echelon of the media, this saga of an American institution under siege is a bonfire of barbarians and boldface names. ... [ more ]

  • Uncertain Justice: The Roberts Court and the Constitution

    Uncertain Justice: The Roberts Court and the Constitution

    Genre: NonFiction,Law,NonFiction,Law
    Author: Laurence Tribe, Joshua Matz
    Duration: 15:28:00

    With the Supreme Court more influential than ever, this eye-opening book tells the story of how the Roberts Court is shaking the foundation of our nation's laws From Citizens United to its momentous rulings regarding Obamacare and gay marriage, the Supreme Court under Chief Justice John Roberts ... [ more ]

  • Commentaries on the Laws of England (1765)

    Commentaries on the Laws of England (1765)

    Genre: NonFiction,Law
    Author: William Blackstone
    Duration: 17:56:29

    The Commentaries on the Laws of England are an influential 18th century treatise on the common law of England by Sir William Blackstone, originally published by the Clarendon Press at Oxford, 1765-1769. ... [ more ]

  • Out of Order

    Out of Order

    Genre: NonFiction,Law
    Author: Sandra Day O'Connor
    Duration: 07:07:21

    I called this book Out of Order because it reflects my goal, which is to share a different side of the Supreme Court. Most people know the Court only as it exists between bangs of the gavel, when the Court comes to order to hear arguments or give opinions. But the stories of the Court and the Justic ... [ more ]

  • Law

    Law

    Genre: NonFiction,Law
    Author: Frederic Bastiat
    Duration: 01:49:44

    The Law was originally published as a pamphlet in French in 1850 by Frederic Bastiat. It is his most famous work and was written two years after the third French Revolution of 1848. It defines, through development, a just system of laws and then demonstrates how such law facilitates a free socie ... [ more ]

  • Divine Collision: An African Boy, An American Lawyer, and Their Remarkable Battle for Freedom

    Divine Collision: An African Boy, An American Lawyer, and Their Remarkable Battle for Freedom

    Genre: NonFiction,Law
    Author: Jim Gash
    Duration: 09:42:00

    The story is as emotional as it is thrilling, and it reads like a major film. — PUBLISHERS WEEKLY Jim Gash's comfortable life as a Los Angeles lawyer and law professor nearly ensured that he and Henry, a Ugandan boy languishing in prison for two murders he didn't commit, would never meet. ... [ more ]

  • Divorce: Co Parenting

    Divorce: Co Parenting

    Genre: NonFiction,Law
    Author: Sam Margulies
    Duration: 00:10:00

    Co Parenting is critical for successful divorces, and yes, Sam Margulies, an expert mediator of over 4,000 divorces, there are successful, as well as unsuccessful, divorces defined as everyone adapting and moving on productively with their lives. These co parenting skills and help by each spouse for ... [ more ]

  • Divorce: Fixing a Bad Divorce

    Divorce: Fixing a Bad Divorce

    Genre: NonFiction,Selfhelp,Health, Mind, Body & Soul,Law
    Author: Sam Margulies
    Duration: 01:03:00

    Sam describes how to fix a toxic divorce; how to bring the parties back together to manage their divorce, especially when children are involved. Magnificent accomplishment. ... [ more ]

  • Divorce: Prenuptial Agreements

    Divorce: Prenuptial Agreements

    Genre: NonFiction,Law
    Author: Sam Margulies
    Duration: 00:47:00

    Prenuptial agreements explode many myths on the subject. Sam Margulies, expert and mediator of over 4,000 divorces, points out how prenups cause distrust in the beginning of a relationship and how most elements in a prenup are already settled in law. He suggests ways to get the same results in a coo ... [ more ]

  • Divorce: The Psychology & Work of It

    Divorce: The Psychology & Work of It

    Genre: NonFiction,Law
    Author: Sam Margulies
    Duration: 00:54:00

    In Divorce people need to attend to the psychological aspect of it as well as work as individuals, men and women, initiator and non-initiator of the divorce, and family members to adapt to the new reality of a post-divorce world. Sam Margulies, expert in mediation, suggests why mediation is better t ... [ more ]

  • Civil Rights and Equal Protection Cases 1856-1948

    Civil Rights and Equal Protection Cases 1856-1948

    Genre: NonFiction,Law
    Author: United States Supreme Court
    Duration: 07:43:21

    Landmark United States Supreme Court decisions focusing on civil rights and equal protection between 1856 and 1948. ... [ more ]

  • In the Blink of an Eye: The FBI Investigation of TWA Flight 800

    In the Blink of an Eye: The FBI Investigation of TWA Flight 800

    Genre: NonFiction,Law
    Author: Pat Milton
    Duration: 18:52:00

    July 17, 1996, TWA Flight 800 mysteriously fell from the sky, claiming the lives of all 230 people aboard. Associated Press reporter Pat Milton offers a rare inside look at the investigation of the unexplained explosion and the experts who struggled to find the truth behind one of America's most dis ... [ more ]