The Law Clerk: A Novel

The Law Clerk: A Novel

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by Scott Douglas Gerber
     
 

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A mystery thriller about a high-profile First Amendment case.“As eye-opening as it is page-turning, Scott Gerber’s Grisham-style legal thriller takes us behind the scenes of the pornography industry and the judicial system, revealing often-hidden realities of each as well as how they can converge.”—Catharine A. MacKinnon, Elizabeth A. Long… See more details below

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A mystery thriller about a high-profile First Amendment case.“As eye-opening as it is page-turning, Scott Gerber’s Grisham-style legal thriller takes us behind the scenes of the pornography industry and the judicial system, revealing often-hidden realities of each as well as how they can converge.”—Catharine A. MacKinnon, Elizabeth A. Long Professor of Law, University of Michigan.An explosive novel by a former law clerk to a federal judge, The Law Clerk combines the insider feel of today’s most exciting fiction with insights into one of the most pressing social issues of the day: the impact of pornography.Sam Grimes is heartbroken by a law school romance gone bad. Searching for new horizons, he accepts a prestigious clerkship with a federal judge in Providence, Rhode Island. He quickly finds himself both falling in love with a beautiful young woman he meets at the courthouse and working on the case of the decade in New England: the obscenity trial of Joey Mancini, the son of a Mafia boss. And as Sam is about to find out, one thing has everything to do with the other.

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ISBN-13:
9781612774947
Publisher:
Kent State University Press
Publication date:
05/10/2011
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Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
275
File size:
0 MB

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