skip to content
In the interest of justice : great opening and closing arguments of the last 100 years Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

In the interest of justice : great opening and closing arguments of the last 100 years

Author: Joel J Seidemann
Publisher: New York : Regan Books, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
Summary:
"Drawing from some of the most well-known courtroom cases of our time, this volume collects more than two dozen of the most memorable opening and closing arguments made by top prosecutors and defense attorneys in the last 100 years. Carefully selected to explore every major aspect and challenge of the legal process, the speeches showcased here highlight the tactics and strategies, colorful language, and stirring  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joel J Seidemann
ISBN: 006050966X 9780060509668 0060509678 9780060509675
OCLC Number: 55886364
Description: x, 373 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: A tale of two verdicts: the O.J. Simpson case --
Celebrity crime in the spotlight: Marv Albert and Sean "Puff Daddy" Combs on trial --
The Green Beret doctor of death: the United States of America v. Jeffrey MacDonald --
When criminals crave the limelight: three defendants defend themselves --
Street-crime sorrows: sentencing speeches for forgotten victims --
An uphill battle: the case against the Subway Vigilante --
In the name of 6 million: the trial of Adolf Eichmann --
A victim of the war on crime: the Amadou Diallo case --
A war of the worldviews: the State of Tennessee v. John Scopes --
A confederacy of dunces: the United States of America v. Martha Stewart --
An epic affair: Bill Clinton makes history --
The Silkwood mystery: the Estate of Karen Silkwood v. Kerr-McGee Corporation --
Carnage in Oklahoma: the United States of America v. Timothy McVeigh --
A mother's nightmare: Augustin Ballinas v. New York City Health and Hospitals Corporation --
High times and nepotism at the Koch court: the United States of America v. Bess Myerson, Andy Capasso and Hortense Gabel.
Responsibility: Joel J. Seidemann.
More information:

Abstract:

"Drawing from some of the most well-known courtroom cases of our time, this volume collects more than two dozen of the most memorable opening and closing arguments made by top prosecutors and defense attorneys in the last 100 years. Carefully selected to explore every major aspect and challenge of the legal process, the speeches showcased here highlight the tactics and strategies, colorful language, and stirring rhetoric that lawyers use to win judge and jury to their side."--BOOK JACKET.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/55886364> # In the interest of justice : great opening and closing arguments of the last 100 years
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "55886364" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1833#Topic/forensic_orations_united_states> ; # Forensic orations--United States
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/K181> ;
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/808.8593554/e22/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/931980> ; # Forensic orations
   schema:bookEdition "1st ed." ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:copyrightYear "2004" ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/56092657> ; # Joel J. Seidemann
   schema:datePublished "2004" ;
   schema:description "A tale of two verdicts: the O.J. Simpson case -- Celebrity crime in the spotlight: Marv Albert and Sean "Puff Daddy" Combs on trial -- The Green Beret doctor of death: the United States of America v. Jeffrey MacDonald -- When criminals crave the limelight: three defendants defend themselves -- Street-crime sorrows: sentencing speeches for forgotten victims -- An uphill battle: the case against the Subway Vigilante -- In the name of 6 million: the trial of Adolf Eichmann -- A victim of the war on crime: the Amadou Diallo case -- A war of the worldviews: the State of Tennessee v. John Scopes -- A confederacy of dunces: the United States of America v. Martha Stewart -- An epic affair: Bill Clinton makes history -- The Silkwood mystery: the Estate of Karen Silkwood v. Kerr-McGee Corporation -- Carnage in Oklahoma: the United States of America v. Timothy McVeigh -- A mother's nightmare: Augustin Ballinas v. New York City Health and Hospitals Corporation -- High times and nepotism at the Koch court: the United States of America v. Bess Myerson, Andy Capasso and Hortense Gabel."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1833> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "In the interest of justice : great opening and closing arguments of the last 100 years"@en ;
   schema:productID "55886364" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/55886364#PublicationEvent/new_york_regan_books_2004> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1833#Agent/regan_books> ; # Regan Books
   schema:reviews <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/55886364#Review/-1141609875> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780060509675> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780060509668> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/55886364> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/931980> # Forensic orations
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Forensic orations"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/56092657> # Joel J. Seidemann
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Seidemann" ;
   schema:givenName "Joel J." ;
   schema:name "Joel J. Seidemann" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780060509668>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "006050966X" ;
   schema:isbn "9780060509668" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780060509675>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0060509678" ;
   schema:isbn "9780060509675" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/55886364>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
   schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/55886364> ; # In the interest of justice : great opening and closing arguments of the last 100 years
   schema:dateModified "2017-10-22" ;
   void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/55886364#Review/-1141609875>
    a schema:Review ;
   schema:itemReviewed <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/55886364> ; # In the interest of justice : great opening and closing arguments of the last 100 years
   schema:reviewBody ""Drawing from some of the most well-known courtroom cases of our time, this volume collects more than two dozen of the most memorable opening and closing arguments made by top prosecutors and defense attorneys in the last 100 years. Carefully selected to explore every major aspect and challenge of the legal process, the speeches showcased here highlight the tactics and strategies, colorful language, and stirring rhetoric that lawyers use to win judge and jury to their side."--BOOK JACKET." ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.