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The legal thriller is a sub-genre of thriller and crime fiction in which the major characters are lawyers and their employees. The system of justice itself is always a major part of these works, at times almost functioning as one of the characters. In this way, the legal system provides the framework for the legal thriller much as the system of modern police work does for the police procedural.
“ Simon leveled the gun at Will again. 'Now,' he said casually, 'someone's gonna die here in the next minute.' On the other side of the two-way mirror, Sammy took aim. 'That's exactly right,' she whispered. ”
[close] Academics and professionals focused on opportunities and resources to enhance the study of criminal law, criminal procedure, law enforcement, and the criminal justice process.
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[close] Group for sharing book suggestions in the suspense/thriller genre of non-fiction. Audio book version reviews are welcome, as well.
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[close] Silent Heroes: end of a World is a story about divorce, child abuse, child custody, and shows the bureaucratic nightmare a father has to endure against the Child Protection services. Do you believe they have too much power over couples with children who live marital difficulties?
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