Ray Atlee, a Professor of Law at the University of Virginia, is forty-three and newly single. His father, a very sick old man who lives the life of a recluse in the ancestral home in Clanton, Mississippi, was once a beloved and powerful official who towered over local law and politics for many years. With the end in sight, Judge Atlee issues a summons to Ray to return home to Clanton, to discuss the details of the family estate. Ray reluctantly heads south, but the family meeting does not..
"Exhilarating... surprising... ingenious."—Janet Maslin, The New York Times. In the history of the United States, only four active federal judges have been murdered. Judge Raymond..Описание
Lacy Stoltz never expected to be in the firing line. Investigating judicial misconduct by Florida''s one thousand judges, her cases so far have been relatively unexciting. That''s..Описание
In his final hours in the Oval Office the outgoing President grants a full pardon to Joel Backman, a notorious Washington power broker who has spent the last six years hidden away..Подробнее