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Author Stevenson, Bryan, author, narrator.

Title Just mercy : A Story of Justice and Redemption / Bryan Stevenson [electronic resource - audio book].[Axis 360 electronic resource]

Edition Unabridged.
Publication Info. New York, New York : Random House Audio, [2014]
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Summary A powerful true story about the potential for mercy to redeem us, and a clarion call to fix our broken system of justice from one of the most brilliant and influential lawyers of our time Bryan Stevenson was a young lawyer when he founded the Equal Justice Initiative, a legal practice dedicated to defending those most desperate and in need: the poor, the wrongly condemned, and women and children trapped in the farthest reaches of our criminal justice system. One of his first cases was that of Walter McMillian, a young man who was sentenced to die for a notorious murder he insisted he didn't commit. The case drew Bryan into a tangle of conspiracy, political...
Audience 1130L Lexile
Note Downloadable audio file.
System Details Requires Axis 360 app.
Performer Read by the author.
Summary The founder of the Equal Justice Initiative in Montgomery, Alabama recounts his experiences as a lawyer working to assist those desperately in need, reflecting on his pursuit of the ideal of compassion in American justice.
Subject Stevenson, Bryan.
Equal Justice Initiative.
Social reformers -- Biography.
Lawyers -- Biography.
Criminal justice, Administration of -- United States.
Overdrive.
Overdrive -- Adult -- Biography.
Social reformers -- United States -- Biography.
African American lawyers -- Biography.
Discrimination in criminal justice administration -- United States.
Discrimination in capital punishment -- United States.
Judicial error -- United States.
Public interest law -- United States.
Audiobooks.
Downloadable audiobooks.
Nonfiction.
Law.
Politics.
Sociology.
Genre Audiobooks.
Electronic books.
Other Form: Electronic reproduction of (manifestation): Stevenson, Bryan. Just mercy : a story of justice and redemption New York, New York : Random House Audio, [2014] 9780553550603 (NjBwBT)bl2014039319 (OCoLC)875246893
ISBN 9780553550634 : $95.00
0553550632 : $95.00
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