The Runaway Jury

The Runaway Jury

Carl ran through the photos of the Wilkeses' home, a massive suburban trilevel with Doctor stamped all over it. ... Number fifty-eight was a shipyard worker at Ingalls in Pascagoula - fifty years old, white male, divorced, a 6.

Author: John Grisham

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 9781407059457

Category: Fiction

Page: 496

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_______________________________________ When justice is for sale, every jury has a price. In Biloxi, Mississippi, a landmark trial against a tobacco company begins. There are hundreds of millions of dollars at stake and soon it swerves mysteriously off course. The jury is behaving strangely, and at least one juror is convinced he's being watched. Soon they have to be sequestered. Then a tip from an anonymous young woman suggests she is able to predict the jurors' increasingly odd behaviour. Someone has a plan. But who? And, more importantly, what do they want? _______________________________________ ‘A master at the art of deft characterisation and the skilful delivery of hair-raising crescendos' – Irish Independent 'John Grisham is the master of legal fiction' – Jodi Picoult 'The best thriller writer alive' – Ken Follett ‘John Grisham has perfected the art of cooking up convincing, fast-paced thrillers’ – Telegraph ‘Grisham is a superb, instinctive storyteller’ – The Times ‘Grisham's storytelling genius reminds us that when it comes to legal drama, the master is in a league of his own.’ – Daily Record ‘Masterful – when Grisham gets in the courtroom he lets rip, drawing scenes so real they're not just alive, they're pulsating’ – Mirror ‘A giant of the thriller genre’ – TimeOut
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Angelina Jolie The Lightning Star

Angelina Jolie   The Lightning Star

Piven also had roles in The Grifters and Runaway Jury. Cusack was next seen in Roland ... in Say Anything and currently holds the rank of Level 6 black belt in Urquidez' Ukidokan Kickboxing system. Political views Since May 2005, ...

Author: C. Duthel

Publisher: Lulu.com

ISBN: 9781471089350

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The Runaway Jury

The Runaway Jury

Contemporary / American English Pynex, a tobacco company, could lose hundreds of millions of dollars in a big court case.

Author: John Grisham

Publisher: Longman

ISBN: 1405882700

Category: Biloxi (Miss.)

Page: 105

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Contemporary / American English Pynex, a tobacco company, could lose hundreds of millions of dollars in a big court case. The jury is being watched. One of the jurors is working with a mysterious woman outside the court. Both sides will do anything to win.
Categories: Biloxi (Miss.)

Franchising

Franchising

Arbitration removes the possibility that they will have to face some runaway jury . ... 6 DISPUTES NOT SUBJECT TO ARBITRATION The following disputes and controversies between Pronto - Prints and the Franchisee will not be subject to ...

Author: Harold Brown

Publisher: Law Journal Press

ISBN: 1588520110

Category: Law

Page: 1200

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Provides agreements and completed pre-sale disclosure statements. It includes the transition from the former FTC pre-sale disclosure regulations to the new FTC Franchise Rule and NASAA Guidelines.
Categories: Law

None of Your Business

None of Your Business

... transfers to third countries , notably including the contribution of a code to “ a good level of general compliance . ... tort damages in light of widespread publicity about runaway jury verdicts in the millions of dollars . 6.

Author: Peter P. Swire

Publisher: Brookings Institution Press

ISBN: 9780815718710

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 279

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The historic European Union Directive on Data Protection will take effect in October 1998. A key provision will prohibit transfer of personal information from Europe to other countries if they lack “adequate” protection of privacy. If enforced as written, the Directive could create enormous obstacles to commerce between Europe and other countries, such as the United States, that do not have comprehensive privacy statutes. In this book, Peter Swire and Robert Litan provide the first detailed analysis of the sector-by-sector effects of the Directive. They examine such topics as the text of the Directive, the tension between privacy laws and modern information technologies, issues affecting a wide range of businesses and other organizations, effects on the financial services sector, and effects on other prominent sectors with large transborder data flows. In light of the many and significant effects of the Directive as written, the book concludes with detailed policy recommendations on how to avoid a coming trade war with Europe. The book will be of interest to the wide range of individuals and organizations affected by the important new European privacy laws. More generally, the privacy clash discussed in the book will prove a major precedent for how electronic commerce and world data flows will be governed in the Internet Age.
Categories: Business & Economics

Media Review Digest

Media Review Digest

THE RUNAWAY JURY ( by John Grisham ) , road by Frank Muller ( sorles ) ( 1998 ) BDD Audio ; Random House ... and drama ) 1 ) Australian fiction 2 ) Fantasy fiction 3 ) Young adult fiction Level 6-9 Booklist v99 n2 , Sep 15 , 2002.

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ISBN: STANFORD:36105025885737

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Medical Malpractice and the U S Health Care System

Medical Malpractice and the U S  Health Care System

And state innovations also provide a basis for comparative evaluation, contrasting premium levels in states featuring ... Claims about “runaway jury awards” lost some of their bite after reports that total malpractice award amounts ...

Author: William M. Sage

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 113945823X

Category: Law

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Medical malpractice lawsuits are common and controversial in the United States. Since early 2002, doctors' insurance premiums for malpractice coverage have soared. As Congress and state governments debate laws intended to stabilize the cost of insurance, doctors continue to blame lawyers and lawyers continue to blame doctors and insurance companies. This book, which is the capstone of three years' comprehensive research funded by The Pew Charitable Trusts, goes well beyond the conventional debate over tort reform and connects medical liability to broader trends and goals in American health policy. Contributions from leading figures in health law and policy marshal the best available information, present new empirical evidence, and offer cutting-edge analysis of potential reforms involving patient safety, liability insurance and tort litigation.
Categories: Law

Social Psychology

Social Psychology

This lm is also relevant to Chapter 6 (persuasion). Downfall is a controversial 2004 lm by ... Twelve Angry Men and The Runaway Jury Two lms based on books that highlight jury decision making. Twelve Angry Men is a classic 1957 lm ...

Author: Graham M Vaughan

Publisher: Pearson Higher Education AU

ISBN: 9781442562318

Category: Psychology

Page: 767

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The 7th edition of this best-selling social psychology text by Graham Vaughan and Michael Hogg, Social Psychology, retains the structure and approach of the previous edition but has been revised to reflect the changes in the field, with the material thoroughly updated throughout. Social Psychology 7e continues to capture the scope and detail of contemporary social psychology as an international scientific enterprise and at the same time deals with the subject in a way that is relevant to university teaching and social psychology research in Australia and New Zealand.
Categories: Psychology

Books in Print

Books in Print

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ISBN: STANFORD:36105025888475

Category: American literature

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Categories: American literature