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Erle Stanley Gardner. The Court of Last Resort. New York: Sloane, [1952]. First edition, first printing. Octavo. 277 pages.
Hardcover, First Edition, 277 pages
Published June 1st 1952 by William Morrow (first published 1952)
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So I got into "Making a Murderer," like a lot of us out there, and I was properly outraged. Then I poked around on the web and found a few things that complicated the case. Still felt outraged. Then read the recent Kathryn Schulz piece in the New Yorker that poked some pretty big holes in the filmmakers' case. Still feel outraged, and I don't think it was her intention to deny that reaction. But, you know, those are pretty big holes.

Along the way she mentions an old Erle Stanley Gardner column i
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Erle Stanley Gardner was an American lawyer and author of detective stories who also published under the pseudonyms A.A. Fair, Kyle Corning, Charles M. Green, Carleton Kendrake, Charles J. Kenny, Les Tillray, and Robert Parr.

Innovative and restless in his nature, he was bored by the routine of legal practice, the only part of which he enjoyed was trial work and the development of trial strategy. I
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