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The hanging judge, Michael A. Ponsor

Label
The hanging judge
Title
The hanging judge
Statement of responsibility
Michael A. Ponsor
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Summary
Presiding over the first death penalty case in decades, federal judge David Norcross must act as referee between the prosecution and defense and face community outrage, media pressure, and vengeful gang members threatening the trial
Storyline
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10234588
Cataloging source
SLA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ponsor, Michael A
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Judge Norcross novels
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Criminal justice, Administration of
  • Capital punishment
  • Judges
  • Murder
  • Sentences (Criminal procedure)
  • Trials (Murder)
Target audience
adult
Label
The hanging judge, Michael A. Ponsor
Instantiates
Publication
Note
In 2000-2001 Judge Ponsor presided over the Commonwealth's first death penalty case in more than 50 years. "The Hanging Judge" is the first novel written by a judge who has presided over a death penalty case. Judge Ponsor discusses the process in writing the story, which is written from various viewpoints, including the arresting police officer, defense attorney, the prosecutor, the judge, etc
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn862109627
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
479 pages
Isbn
9781480441941
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)862109627
Label
The hanging judge, Michael A. Ponsor
Publication
Note
In 2000-2001 Judge Ponsor presided over the Commonwealth's first death penalty case in more than 50 years. "The Hanging Judge" is the first novel written by a judge who has presided over a death penalty case. Judge Ponsor discusses the process in writing the story, which is written from various viewpoints, including the arresting police officer, defense attorney, the prosecutor, the judge, etc
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn862109627
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
479 pages
Isbn
9781480441941
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)862109627

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