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Blindfolds Off: Judges on How They Decide

foreword by Hon. Richard Posner, 7th Circuit Court of Appeals
Format
Book
Published
Chicago, Ill. : American Bar Association, 2014.
Language
English
Contents
  • Judge Leonie Brinkeman : the Moussaoui terrorism case
  • Judge Denny Chin : Madoff: why 150 years?
  • Judge Martin Feldman : Deepwater Horizon
  • Judge Nancy Gertner : upbraiding the FBI
  • Judge Alvin K. Hellerstein : managing and settling the 9/11 tort cases
  • Judge David Hittner : an inner city project's demolition
  • Judge John E. Jones III : intelligent design
  • Judge Charles P. Kocoras : the failed expert
  • Chief Judge Alex Kozinski : judging from the "bully pulpit"
  • Judge Jed S. Rakoff : death is different
  • Judge Emmet G. Sullivan : guilt, innocence, and prosecutorial misconduct
  • Judge Vaughn R. Walker : same-sex marriage
  • Judge Jack B. Weinstein : agent orange
  • Epilogue
  • Excerpt from the nature of the judicial process.
Description
xxvii, 313 pages ; 24 cm
Notes
  • "The 13 interviews that comprise this volume, all but two conducted during 2013, were tape recorded in the chambers of the respective judges, except for the interview of Judge Hittner, conducted in New York, the interview of (retired) Judge Walker, conducted at his law office in San Francisco, and the interview of (retired) Judge Gertner, conducted at her office at Harvard Law School."
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
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