By Emanuel Tanay,Robert I. Simon

Forensic psychiatrist Emanuel Tanay has testified in millions of lawsuits as a professional witness, together with such infamous instances as these of Jack Ruby, Sam Sheppard, and Theodore 'Ted' Bundy. Tanay walks the reader via his reports within the court docket, explaining the function of the forensic psychiatrist within the litigation technique and supplying a 'behind-the-scenes' view of our legal justice approach, together with person chapters on a few of his finest and notorious circumstances. Tanay additionally offers transparent examples of the rampant injustice that he has witnessed and argues that the potential of injustice is outfitted into our felony process within the kind of incompetent attorneys, the imbalance of assets among the expensive protection legal professionals employed through huge enterprises in civil trials and the green legal professionals usually employed by means of plaintiffs, and the political issues of elected judges and prosecutors. American felony Injustice: behind the curtain with a professional Witness is a must-read for legislations & Order, courtroom television, and real crime enthusiasts.

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