Jailhouse Lawyers

Stories of prisoners who learn law to represent—and sometimes win freedom for—fellow prisoners

Jailhouse Lawyers

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Prisoner Litigation
Language: en
Pages: 292
Authors: Jim Thomas, Jill Thomas
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 1988 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

'...a brilliant investigation...Thomas' book not only is an excellent descriptive and interpretive analysis but it will surely provide the basis of further research on JHLs and jailhouse lawyering. It presently stands as the definitive statement on the subject.'-CONTEMPORARY SOCIOLOGY
Jailhouse Lawyers
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Mumia Abu-Jamal
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-03-01 - Publisher: City Lights Publishers

Stories of prisoners who learn law to represent—and sometimes win freedom for—fellow prisoners
The Jailhouse Lawyer
Language: en
Pages: 576
Authors: James Patterson, Nancy Allen
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-09-20 - Publisher: Little, Brown

A young lawyer takes on the judge who is destroying her hometown—and ends up in jail herself. James Patterson does John Grisham. In picture-perfect Erva, Alabama, the most serious crimes are misdemeanors. Speeding tickets. Shoplifting. Contempt of court. Then why is the jail so crowded? And why are so few
The Jailhouse Lawyer's Manual
Language: en
Pages: 48
Authors: Prison Law Collective
Categories: Jailhouse lawyers
Type: BOOK - Published: 1973 - Publisher:

Books about The Jailhouse Lawyer's Manual
Handbook for Jailhouse Lawyers
Language: en
Pages: 100
Authors: Jessie Daniel D. McDonald, Ed D. Dr Jessie Daniel McDonald
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-05-01 - Publisher: War Horse Publications

Topics in this handbook include setting up a home-based business, writing a grant proposal, writing a loan proposal, keeping business records, business investments, and writing legal documents. (Legal Reference/Law Profession)