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Deadly force: a Lizzie Scott novel [electronic resource] / Jonathan Shapiro.

Shapiro, Jonathan (Lawyer), author. (Author). Lutkin, Chris, narrator. (Added Author). hoopla digital. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781520000138 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • ISBN: 1520000138 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 audio file (8hr., 09 min.)) : digital.
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Dreamscape Media, LLC : 2016.

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Restrictions on Access Note: Digital content provided by hoopla.
Participant or Performer Note: Read by Chris Lutkin.
Summary, etc.: The US Attorney's Office for the Central District of California is responsible for enforcing the federal law of the U.S. for an area that is larger than 14 states, and has a population of more than 5 million people. Here follow Lizzie Scott as she untangles an excessive force case against a cop, all while balancing agency turf battles, secret grand jury proceedings, inter-office rivalries and on-the-make prosecutors. If she indicts the deputy, she faces death threats from the police, if she loses the case, a killer will go free and her career will be destroyed. It's the ultimate insiders look into the nuts-and-bolts of a federal civil rights prosecution, with fascinating legal and moral issues.
System Details Note: Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Police brutality > United States > Fiction.
Civil rights lawyers > Fiction.
Civil rights > United States > Fiction.

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