Where There's Life, There's Lawsuits: Not Altogether Serious Ruminations on Law and Life
ECW Press, 2003 - 298 páginas
If the police sniff at your door without a warrant, is it an illegal search? If the mortuary loses your cremated remains, can your family get compensation? Is it a crime to try to pick an empty pocket? Is Yiddish displacing Latin as the second language of our law? And exactly why is it that Robin Hood's merry men "could not have frequently been merry?" Our experiences with the law show how we cope with the most dramatic, poignant, and ridiculous moments of our lives. Judgments in lawsuits can make vivid, even inspirational literature, shining their high beam on whether we have demonstrated grace under pressure. "Where There's Life, There's Lawsuits" collects Jeffrey Miller's 20 years of research and bemusement as a legal historian and columnist for "The Lawyers Weekly", chronicling this intersection of law and the human tragicomedy.
O que estão dizendo - Escrever uma resenha
Não encontramos nenhuma resenha nos lugares comuns.
accused adultery apparently asked baseball Blackstone British called Calment Canada Canadian charge Charles Rembar Cheerleaders chutzpah claimed clameur de haro Cognos Coke common law convicted course Court of Appeal crime criminal Crown Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders Danneman death defendant deﬁned deﬁnition duck English Etchingham evidence fact ﬁnd ﬁrst ﬁve French fuck Glasgerion Globe and Mail gruyere guilty haro Hendrix homicide infringement jeanne Calment judge jury justice killed Kopyto law reports lawyer Lord lordship mayhem ment murder Napster never mind Nottingham offense Ontario person Pig Latin plaintiff plea police prisoner prosecution public enemies Queen remarked Rembar Robin seems sexual Shlensky shotgun clause Sir Francis someone sort speciﬁc Spoo Stone story Supreme Court swans there’s thing tion toilet told Toronto trial U.S. constitution Ulysses viager wife windfall wine woman women words