Disorder in the Court: Great Fractured Moments in Courtroom History

Disorder in the Court: Great Fractured Moments in Courtroom History

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by Charles M. Sevilla
     
 

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Sit back and enjoy a collection of verbatim exchanges from the halls of justice, where defendants and plaintiffs, lawyers and witnesses, juries and judges, collide to produce memorably insane comedy.

The Court: "The charge here is theft of frozen chickens. Are you the defendant, sir?" Defendant: "No, sir, I'm the guy who stole the…  See more details below

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Sit back and enjoy a collection of verbatim exchanges from the halls of justice, where defendants and plaintiffs, lawyers and witnesses, juries and judges, collide to produce memorably insane comedy.

The Court: "The charge here is theft of frozen chickens. Are you the defendant, sir?" Defendant: "No, sir, I'm the guy who stole the chickens."

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This hilarious collection of actual court proceedings confirms the adage "Truth is funnier than fiction." Enlivened with cartoons from Lee Lorenz, whose work has appeared in The New Yorker, this book will tickle the funny bone of anyone who appreciates the foibles of humanity; it's the perfect gift for the lawyer in your life.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780393075519
Publisher:
Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Publication date:
08/17/1999
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
256
Sales rank:
247,809
File size:
725 KB

Meet the Author

Charles M. Sevilla is in private practice in San Diego.

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