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W. Morrow and Company, 1996 - Law - 410 pages
Set against the backdrop of the Rodney King and Menendez trials, The D.A. offers a portrait of a city on the edge. Taylor takes an inside look at the high-octane world of Larry Longo, a deputy district attorney doing battle in the most fascinating legal arena in America: central L.A. Photo insert.

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THE D.A.: A True Story

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Taylor (To Honor and Obey, 1992, etc.) chronicles one fascinating year (mid-1991 through mid-1992) behind the scenes with a deputy DA at the Los Angeles district attorney's office, ``the largest ... Read full review

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In this nonfiction page-turner, Taylor (To Honor and Obey, Morrow, 1992), chronicles a year in the professional life of a mid-level Los Angeles prosecutor, Larry Longo. Longo is rough-edged, plain ... Read full review


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About the author (1996)

Taylor is a member, California and Washington Bars. He is a former Deputy Public Defender, Los Angeles, Deputy District Attorney, Los Angeles, and Fulbright Professor of Law, Osaka University.

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