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Miles Lord: The Maverick Judge Who Brought Corporate America to Justice

Roberta Walburn
Format
Book
Published
Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, [2017]
Language
English
ISBN
9781517902315, 1517902312, 9781517902322, 1517902320
Contents
  • Boyhood on the range, 1919/1937
  • The Dalkon shield quagmire
  • Young man in the cities, 1939/1948
  • Courtroom no. 1
  • Hotshot prosecutor, 1951/1952
  • Meeting the enemy
  • Political wunderkind, 1954/1960
  • Lawyers objecting, witnesses stonewalling
  • Persecutor of organized crime, 1961/1965
  • Judge Lord goes to Richmond
  • The people's judge, 1966
  • On the trail of secret documents
  • Presidential politics, 1968
  • Sweeping corporate headquarters
  • Election, 1968
  • The brink of settlement
  • Bold on the bench, 1969/1972
  • The speech
  • Judge Lord versus Reserve Mining, 1973/1974
  • A.H. Robins fires back
  • Reserve Mining versus Judge Lord, 1974/1976
  • The judge stands accused
  • Fire and brimstone, 1976/1981
  • Endgame.
Description
384 pages, 12 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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