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Convictions : a prosecutor's battles against Mafia killers, drug kingpins, and Enron thieves

Author: John Kroger
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A former federal prosecutor who served on the justice department's Enron task force traces his contributions to high-profile cases involving organized crime leaders, drug kingpins, and other dangerous criminals.
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Genre/Form: Autobiography
Oregon authors
Biography
Autobiographies
Trial and arbitral proceedings
Named Person: John Kroger; John Kroger
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Kroger
ISBN: 9780374100155 0374100152 9780374531775 0374531773
OCLC Number: 180752029
Awards: Winner of the 2009 Oregon Book Awards Sarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction, given by Literary Arts.
Description: 466 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: The making of a prosecutor --
The code of silence murders --
The teddy bear burglary --
Operation badfellas --
The human factor --
The Scarpa crew and the FBI --
Hitmen --
A Mafia murder trial --
How we beat the mob --
Wiretaps --
Bushwick --
Hunting "the puma" --
The dark side --
How to win a war on drugs --
9/11: emergency response --
The Enron debacle --
The Broadband scam --
Getting away with fraud --
The Fastow dilemma.
Responsibility: by John Kroger.
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A former federal prosecutor who served on the justice department's Enron task force traces his contributions to high-profile cases involving organized crime leaders, drug kingpins, and other dangerous criminals.

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