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Contempt : a memoir of the Clinton investigation / Ken Starr.

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Batesville Mem. PL - Batesville 345.7301 STARR (Text) 34706001614504 Non-Fiction 900-999 Checked out 12/02/2018
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Kendallville PL - Kendallville Main Branch GOVERNMENT JUDICIAL Starr (Text) 37516002041294 Adult New Book Shelf-Nonfiction Checked out 12/01/2018
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  • ISBN: 9780525536130
  • ISBN: 0525536132
  • Physical Description: xiv, 338 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: New York, New York : Sentinel, [date of publication not identified]

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Includes bibliographical references (page 325) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Growing up Starr -- The call -- Stepping into big shoes -- Changing of the guard -- The Vince Foster death investigation -- Whitewater complexities -- Webb -- Follow the money -- White House depositions -- The 825 trial -- "Get out the vote money" -- Mysterious disappearing documents -- Flipping Jim McDougal -- Raven and the bad boys -- Shift to Washington, D.C. -- Pepperdine invitation -- Paula Corbin Jones -- Disruption -- Monica -- Explosion -- Dirt -- Closing the books on Hillary -- Monica in trouble -- Obfuscating the truth -- Breakthrough -- The President testifies -- The referral -- Stress on the family -- My testimony -- The hot seat -- Media madness -- The House votes to impeach -- The Senate trial -- Winding down -- Legacy of contempt.
Summary, etc.:
"Twenty years after the Starr Report and the Clinton impeachment, former special prosecutor Ken Starr finally shares his definitive account of one of the most divisive periods in American history. You could fill a library with books about the scandals of the Clinton administration, which eventually led to President Clinton's impeachment by the House of Representatives. Bill and Hillary Clinton have told their version of events, as have various journalists and participants. Whenever liberals recall those years, they usually depict independent counsel Ken Starr as an out-of-control, politically driven prosecutor. But as a New York Times columnist asked in 2017, "What if Ken Starr was right?" What if the popular media in the 1990s completely misunderstood Starr's motives, his tactics, and his ultimate goal: to ensure that no one, especially not the president of the United States, is above the law? Starr--the man at the eye of the hurricane--has kept his unique perspective to himself for two full decades. In this long-awaited memoir, he finally sheds light on everything he couldn't tell us during the Clinton years, even in his carefully detailed "Starr Report" of September 1998. Contempt puts you, the reader, into the shoes of Starr and his team as they tackle the many scandals of that era, from Whitewater to Vince Foster's death to Travelgate to Monica Lewinsky. Starr explains in vivid detail how all those scandals shared a common thread: the Clintons' contempt for our system of justice. This book proves that Bill and Hillary Clinton weren't victims of a so-called "vast right-wing conspiracy." They played fast and loose with the law and abused their powers and privileges. With the perspective we've all gained over the past two decades, Starr's story and insights are more relevant than ever."-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Clinton, Bill, 1946- > Impeachment.
Lewinsky, Monica S. (Monica Samille), 1973-
Starr, Kenneth, 1946-
Presidents > United States > Discipline.
Misconduct in office > United States.
Governmental investigations > United States.
Obstruction of justice > United States.
Special prosecutors > United States.
United States > Politics and government > 1993-2001.

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