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A Manual On Jury Argument In Texas Courts

By: Cox, Earl

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Alpha Law Brief Co, 1944

Edition: 1st Edition


Pages 108-114 appear to have gotten somewhat "hung" as they passed through the binder; ocasional marginalia consisting of pencil check marks; tanned gutter. Residue of an old label on front pastedown. Gilt titling faded. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 128 pages; 29062 View more info

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Adams V. Texas The True Story Made Famous by the Highly Acclaimed Film "The Thin Blue Line"

By: Adams, Randall Dale, and William Hoffer, Marilyn Mona Hoffer

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, St. Martin's Press, 1991


The district attorney in this book is the same one in the Jack Ruby case. Adams was convicted of the murder of a man he had never seen or met and spent 12 years on death row before he was exonerated and released. Previous owner's name; edgewear, one closed tear to DJ front panel and one on rear panel. Semi-circular scuff on front panel of DJ. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 347 pages; 26252 View more info

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Appointment in Dallas

By: McDonald, Hugh C. & Geoffrey Bocca

Price: $10.40

Publisher: Zebra Books, 1975


Covers stained. Initials on inside front cover. Some foxing, faint dampstain along spine. ; 29688 View more info

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Flames After Midnight Murder, Vengeance, and the Desolation of a Texas Community

By: Akers, Monte

Price: $60.00

Publisher: University of Texas Press, 1999

Edition: Stated 1st Edition


What happened in Kirven, Texas, [Freestone County] in May 1922, had been forgotten by the outside world until Monte Akers was transferred there. It was a co-worker's whispered words, "Kirven is where they burned the [Negroes]," that set the author to work at discovering the true story behind a young white woman's brutal murder and the burning alive of three black men who were almost certainly innocent of it. This was followed by a month-long reign of terror as wh... View more info

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Texas Pattern Jury Charges, Volume 1: General; Motor Vehicles, Damages

By: The State Bar Of Texas Committee On Pattern Jury Charges

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Austin, TX, State Bar of Texas, 1969

Edition: 1st Edition


Chapters include: admonitory instructions; general definitions; basic negligence issues; agency; vehicle movement generally; right-of-way; railroad crossings; and more. Empty pocket on rear pastedown. Mild wear. ; Continuing Legal Education Program Series; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 290 pages; 28640 View more info

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The Santa Claus Bank Robbery

By: Greene, A. C.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Knopf, 1972

Edition: 1st Edition


The story of the Christmastime bank robbery in Cisco, Texas, in 1927. Although this robbery was a comedy of errors (one dressed in a santa claus costume didn't figure on the children that would follow him into the bank) , it turned violent. This is not fiction. Lightly edgeworn price-clipped DJ has a closed tear, is in a mylar book jacket cover. Red topstain, deckled edges. DJ spine title sunned. ; Small 4to - 9" to 11" tall; 267 pages; 19888 View more info

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You May Take The Witness Memories of a Texas Law Practice

By: Brown, Clinton Giddings

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Austin, TX, University of Texas Press, 1955

Edition: 1st Edition


Chief Justice W. O. Murray, court of civil appeals in San Antonio, Texas, said of this book: "Because it gives the rough, rugged, and down-to-earth experiences of a trial lawyer daily engaged in desperate courtroom battles, this book should be required reading for every young lawyer who expects to engage in trial work. The experienced lawyer will also find it a source of both pleasure and profit, and the public at large will enjoy it greatly." Price-clipped DJ is... View more info