|About the Author||xi|
|About the Editor||xiii|
|Chapter 1||You, Your Attorney and Your Fight For Justice||5|
|Chapter 2||Know Your Rights||15|
|Chapter 3||Caught Up In the Criminal Justice System||25|
|Chapter 4||Your Appearance and Conduct In Court||41|
|Chapter 5||The 411 About Bail||45|
|Chapter 6||Understanding the Role of a Jury: Your Life Is In Their Hands||51|
|Chapter 7||Cooperating With the Government: The Snitch||65|
|Chapter 8||Driving While Intoxicated Can Alter Your Life... Forever||73|
|Chapter 9||Sex Crimes and Date Rape||79|
|Chapter 10||Does the Crime Fit the Punishment?||91|
|Chapter 11||The Controversy Over Capital Punishment||101|
|Chapter 12||Police Misconduct (Before, During & After Arrest)||109|
|Chapter 13||Casualties Of The War On Drugs||117|
|Chapter 14||Women In Prison--The Endless Cycle of Punishment||125|
|Chapter 15||Facts and Advice for Victims of Domestic Violence||133|
|Chapter 16||Cutting Down On Crime In Your Community||139|
|Conclusion: Reshaping Our Youth||143|
|Appendix A.||Three Criminal Justice System Survivors Tell Their Stories||151|
|Appendix B.||The Perils of Being Black In America--Let the Truth Be Told||157|
|Appendix C.||Names & Numbers That Will Help You Win The Fight For Your Life||163|
Fighting for Your Life: the African-American Criminal: The African-American Criminal: Justice Survival Guideby John V. Elmore, Yvonne Rose
Pub. Date: 05/28/2004
Publisher: Amber Communications Group, Inc.
For ALL AFRICAN-AMERICANS, THIS NATIONAL BEST-SELLER is your WAKE-UP CALL to fight for and to save your life and the lives of the next generation of African-Americans!
FIGHTING FOR YOUR LIFE: THE AFRICAN-AMERICAN CRIMINAL JUSTICE SURVIVAL GUIDE is the nation's only book specifically written for African-Americans about how to survive the long arm of the law.
For ALL AFRICAN-AMERICANS, THIS NATIONAL BEST-SELLER is your WAKE-UP CALL to fight for and to save your life and the lives of the next generation of African-Americans! Your choices can save our children from a life of misery or death. READ THIS BOOK!
FIGHTING FOR YOUR LIFE is The Book that Every African-American Household Should Have. This Comprehensive Guide will Show You How the Criminal Justice System Affects Men, Women and Children who are Born Black in America and will Teach You How to Make the Right Choices to Help You Survive on Your Journey through Life.
FIGHTING FOR YOUR LIFE Will Teach You How to: Choose the Best Attorney to Help You Win Your Personal Fight for Justice; Understand Your Rights and Know What to Do if You Are Arrested; Survive if You Get Caught up in the Criminal Justice System; Check Your Appearance and Conduct in Court to Get the Best Possible Outcome; Know Everything You Need to Know About Bail, Juries and Jail.
FIGHTING FOR YOUR LIFE Covers Topics, Such as: Cooperating with the Government aka Snitching; How Drugs & Alcohol can Lead to a Life of Crime; The Controversy Over Capital Punishment Police Misconduct (before, during and after your arrest); Domestic Violence‚Advice for Victims. (INCLUDES A RESOURCE SECTION OF VERY IMPORTANT CONTACTS).
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