Miles Lord

Author: Roberta Walburn
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ISBN: 9781517902315
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This is the story of Miles Lord (1919-2016), who rose from humble beginnings on Minnesota's Iron Range to become one of the most colorful and powerful judges in the country, described as "an unabashed Prairie populist" and "a live-wire ...

The Lutheran Standard

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by Willmar Thorkelson Miles Lord, a maverick "people's judge" and an active
Lutheran, recently retired after 20 ... goals were supported by his court opinions. "
I believe the worst crime we commit is not to give little people big justice." Lord
says. ... Hugh Gilmore, pastor of the Lutheran Church in America congregation,
says Lord's emphasis in his court decisions on ... the thousands of lawsuits filed
against A. H. Robins Company for the sale of the Dalkon shield, a contraceptive
device.

A Bird That Flies With Two Wings

Author: Miranda Forsyth
Publisher: ANU E Press
ISBN: 1921536799
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This book investigates the problems and possibilities of plural legal orders through an in-depth study of the relationship between the state and customary justice systems in Vanuatu.

Understanding Management

Author: Richard L. Daft
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1305502213
Size: 68.98 MB
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This text helps you establish and build on practical skills with engaging examples and numerous skill-building and application exercises in every chapter.

The Colonel

Author: Richard Norton Smith
Publisher: Northwestern University Press
ISBN: 0810120399
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Traces the life of the editor-publisher of the Chicao Tribune who came to symbolize his city.

The Satanic Verses

Author: Salman Rushdie
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1409058859
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Just before dawn one winter’s morning, a hijacked aeroplane blows apart high above the English Channel and two figures tumble, clutched in an embrace, towards the sea: Gibreel Farishta, India’s legendary movie star, and Saladin Chamcha, ...

A Civil Action

Author: Jonathan Harr
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 030780478X
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This true story of an epic courtroom showdown, where two of the nation's largest corporations were accused of causing the deaths of children from water contamination, was a #1 national bestseller and winner of the National Book Critics ...

American Individualism

Author: Herbert Hoover
Publisher: Cosimo, Inc.
ISBN: 1596053461
Size: 68.23 MB
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With its peek inside the thinking that would eventually bring down Hoover's presidency, this is a remarkable little book, a reminder that the best of intentions aren't always enough.

Rogue Lawyer

Author: John Grisham
Publisher: Dell
ISBN: 0385539444
Size: 78.15 MB
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#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY THE WASHINGTON POST AND NPR • Featuring one of John Grisham’s most colorful, outrageous, and vividly drawn characters yet, Rogue Lawyer showcases the master of ...