The Resource Directed verdict, Randy Singer, (electronic resource)

Directed verdict, Randy Singer, (electronic resource)

Label
Directed verdict
Title
Directed verdict
Statement of responsibility
Randy Singer
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In Saudi Arabia, two American missionaries are targeted by the infamous religious police-Muttawa. The man is tortured and killed; his wife arrested on trumped-up charges before being deported to the United States. Compelled by the injustice of her plight, young attorney Brad Carlson files an unprecedented civil rights suit against Saudi Arabia and the ruthless head of the Muttawa. But the suit unleashes powerful forces that will stop at nothing to vindicate the Arabian kingdom. Witnesses are intimidated and some disappear; jurors are bribed; and a member of Brad's own team may be attempting to sabotage the case. As Brad navigates a maze of treachery and deception, he must gamble his case, his career, and the lives of those he loves on his ability to bring justice to one family, challenge the religious intolerance of a nation, and alter the course of international law. Directed Verdict is a Christy Award-winning novel
Summary
Moved by the injustice inflicted on a missionary family in the Middle East, young hotshot attorney Brad Carson files an unprecedented civil right suit against Saudi Arabia & the ruthless head of the Muttawa, the Islamic Religious Police
Award
Christy Award for Suspense Category, 2003.
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121883
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Singer, Randy
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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True
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  • Persecution
  • Missionaries' spouses
  • Actions and defenses
Target audience
adult
Label
Directed verdict, Randy Singer, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11276236
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781414333489
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11276236
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Directed verdict, Randy Singer, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11276236
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781414333489
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11276236
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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