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HarperCollins, Oct 30, 2007 - Fiction - 288 pages
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New York Times #1 bestselling author Scott Turow returns to fictional Kindle County with his gripping new thriller, Limitations. A t 59, George Mason has sat as a judge on the Court of Appeals in Kindle County for nearly a decade. Yet, when a disturbing rape case is brought before him, Judge Mason begins to question the very nature of the law and his role within it. What is troubling Mason so deeply? Is it his wife’s recent diagnosis or the strange and threatening e-mails he has started to receive? Or is there something in the case, centring around an episode of sexual violence committed four years. earlier, that has led him to question his fitness to judge? In Limitations, Turow probes the limitations not only of the law but of human understanding.

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User Review  - Schmerguls - LibraryThing

This slim 2006 novel starts out well, posing an interesting statute of limitations problem: a college girl, drunk, is raped by four students, the proceedings being videotaped. No charges are brought ... Read full review

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User Review  - mahallett - LibraryThing

listened to this. found it hard to focus. maybe it's just about being a judge. however if i wrote a book about being an esl teacher i don't think that many people would buy it. i guess i'd have to put in some threatening notes and discover they were from a co-worker since there is no one under me. Read full review


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SCOT TUROW is the world-renowned author of eight bestselling novels about the law, including Presumed Innocent and Ordinary Heroes. He lives outside Chicago, where he is a partner in the firm of Sonnenschein, Nath and Rosenthal.

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