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Power to Hurt: Inside a Judge"s Chambers

Sexual Assault, Corruption, and the Ultimate Reversal of Justice for Women

by Darcy O"Brien

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Published by HarperCollins Publishers .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages528
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Open LibraryOL7287989M
ISBN 100061096008
ISBN 109780061096006
OCLC/WorldCa36519290

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