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It's not about the truth : the untold story of the Duke lacrosse case and the lives it shattered

Author: Don Yaeger; Mike Pressler
Publisher: New York : Threshold Editions, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Threshold editions trade pbk. edView all editions and formats
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"I thought I knew this story ... of a university embracing academic McCarthyism rather than the inherent right of innocent until proven guilty. But I didn't. This is the chilling story of what could happen to you."--Robert K. Tanenbaum.
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Named Person: Mike Pressler; Mike Pressler
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Don Yaeger; Mike Pressler
ISBN: 9781416551492 1416551492
OCLC Number: 180755868
Description: 335 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: Perfect storm --
Don't worry, this will blow over --
Duke and Durham --
Lacrosse at Duke --
Strippers --
Cops --
I-I and Done --
Blue wall of silence --
Who is Mike Nifong? --
Press hound --
President --
Perfect offenders, perfect victim --
Agendas all around --
Media --
"It's not about the truth anymore" --
No match --
Politics of race --
All in --
Crumbling case --
Summer camp --
General election --
"No penetration" --
"You can't make me" --
Cruelest of ironies --
Duke Lacrosse 2007 --
Exonerated --
Moving on.
Other Titles: It is not about the truth
Untold story of the Duke lacrosse case and the lives it shattered
Responsibility: Don Yaeger with Mike Pressler.

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What had begun as an off-campus team party with two hired strippers would accelerate into a rape investigation that exposed prosecutorial misconduct, shoddy police work, an administration's rush to  Read more...

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