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Black Rage Confronts the Law (Critical America (New York University Paperback))
by Paul Harris
In 1971, Paul Harris pioneered the modern version of the black rage defense when he successfully defended a young black man charged with armed bank robbery. Dubbed one of the most novel criminal defenses in American history by Vanity Fair, the black rage defense is enormously controversial, frequently dismissed as irresponsible, nothing less than a harbinger of anarchy. Co ...more
Paperback, 320 pages
Published May 1st 1999 by New York University Press
(first published May 1st 1997)
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