Justice: Crimes, Trials, and Punishments (Google eBook)

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Crown Publishing Group, Feb 25, 2009 - Law - 448 pages
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For more than two decades, Vanity Fair has published Dominick Dunne’s brilliant, revelatory chronicles of the most famous crimes, trials, and punishments of our time. Here, in one volume, are Dominick Dunne’s mesmerizing tales of justice denied and justice affirmed. Whether writing of Claus von Bülow’s romp through two trials; the Los Angeles media frenzy surrounding O.J. Simpson; the death by fire of multibillionaire banker Edmond Safra; or the Greenwich, Connecticut, murder of Martha Moxley and the indictment—decades later—of Michael Skakel, Dominick Dunne tells it honestly and tells it from his unique perspective. His search for the truth is relentless.

With new essay, “Mourning In New York,” about September 11, 2001.

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I don't know how to react to this book... It was interesting but to me felt one sided. The author spoke freely of his views and opinions on the cases being told. Some of the stories you received a lot of detail in what happened while on others you did not. I go both ways on this book Read full review

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User Review  - Darlene - Goodreads

Dominick Dunne is the only secular figure I would choose to have dinner with if I could pick and choose a celebrity to have a meal with. Why? It's not to ask him about who he's met, sat in a courtroom ... Read full review


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About the author (2009)

DOMINICK DUNNE is the author of five best-selling novels, two collections of essays, and, most recently, The Way We Lived Then, a memoir with photographs. He lives in New York City and Connecticut.

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