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Courtroom 302: A Year Behind the Scenes in an American Criminal Courthouse

Courtroom 302 Presenting the story of one year in one courtroom in Chicago's Cook County Criminal Courthouse--the busiest felony courthouse in the country--readers will see the system through the eyes of the men and women who experience it in the courtroom, in the lockup, the jury room, the judge's chambers, the spectators' gallery, and the scene of the crime.

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