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Black Rage Confronts the Law - Harris, Paul
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Traces the origins of the black rage defense in criminal court history In 1971, Paul Harris pioneered the modern version of the black rage defense when he successfully defended a young black man charged with armed bank robbery. Dubbed one of the most novel criminal defenses in American history by Vanity Fair, the black rage defense is enormously controversial, frequently dismissed as irresponsible, nothing less than a harbinger of anarchy. Consider the firestorm of protest that resulted when the defense for Colin Ferguson ...

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Black Rage Confronts the Law 1999, New York University Press, New York

ISBN-13: 9780814735923

Trade paperback

Black Rage Confronts the Law 1997, New York University Press, New York

ISBN-13: 9780814735275

Hardcover