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James Grippando

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The first thing you should know about bestselling author James Grippando is that he is no longer clueless—so says his wife, Tiffany, after “A James Grippando Novel” was a clue for #38 Across in the New York Times crossword puzzle. James is the winner of the Harper Lee Prize for legal fiction and a New York Times bestselling author of 28 novels of suspense, including the popular series featuring Miami criminal defense attorney Jack Swyteck. His latest, "The Big Lie" (HarperCollins 2020), is the sixteenth in the Swyteck series. His novels are enjoyed worldwide in 28 languages. As an adjunct professor he teaches "The Law & Lawyers in Modern Literature" at the University of Miami School of Law. He is also counsel at one of the nation’s leading ...more

The Big Lie and SCOTUS

In my latest #JackSwyteck novel a member of Florida's Electoral College changes the outcome of the 2020 presidential election by voting her conscience and refusing to cast her electoral vote in favor of the candidate who won the statewide popular vote. Today, #SCOTUS decided that so-called "Faithless Electors" can be punished and forced to vote along party lines. Unfortunately, the unanimous opini Read more of this blog post »
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“There are only two types of people who can be totally honest with each other, lovers and strangers. Everyone else is just negotiating.”
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“The NRA was laying down its weapons. Yankee fans were rooting for the Boston Red Sox. The French were eating English food and loving it. Matthew was sure all those things were happening.... This was the proverbial cold day in hell, and Matthew was living it.”
James Grippando, A King's Ransom

“sharing knowledge is power.” “I think the actual saying goes, ‘Knowledge is power.’” “Not in Washington. Here, the real power is in deniability. If I share knowledge with you, I take away your deniability. It’s the ultimate power play.”
James Grippando, Born To Run

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