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The appeal : a novel

Een bedrijf wordt door een lagere rechtbank in Mississippi veroordeeld wegens het illegaal dumpen van chemisch afval. De onderneming gaat in hoger beroep en tracht koste wat kost voor elkaar te krijgen dat een bepaalde rechter niet in het gerechtshof zal zitten.

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  • "Een bedrijf wordt door een lagere rechtbank in Mississippi veroordeeld wegens het illegaal dumpen van chemisch afval. De onderneming gaat in hoger beroep en tracht koste wat kost voor elkaar te krijgen dat een bepaalde rechter niet in het gerechtshof zal zitten."@en
  • "Een bedrijf wordt door een lagere rechtbank in Mississippi veroordeeld wegens het illegaal dumpen van chemisch afval. De onderneming gaat in hoger beroep en tracht koste wat kost voor elkaar te krijgen dat een bepaalde rechter niet in het gerechtshof zal zitten."
  • "Translation of: The apeal."
  • "In a crowded courtroom in Mississippi, a jury returns a shocking verdict against a chemical company accused of dumping toxic waste into a small townś water supply, causing the worst "cancer cluster" in history. The company appeals to the Mississippi Supreme Court, whose nine justices will one day either approve the verdict or reverse it. Who are the nine? How will they vote? Can one be replaced before the case is ultimately decided? The chemical company is owned by a Wall Street predator named Carl Trudeau, and Mr. Trudeau is convinced the Court is not friendly enough. With judicial elections looming, he decides to try to purchase himself a seat on the Court. The cost is a few million dollars, a drop in the bucket for a billionaire like Mr. Trudeau. Through an intricate web of conspiracy and deceit, his political operatives recruit a young, unsuspecting candidate. They finance him, manipulate him, market him, and mold him into a potential Supreme Court justice. Their Supreme Court justice."
  • "In a crowded courtroom in Mississippi, a jury returns a shocking verdict against a chemical company accused of dumping toxic waste into a small town's water supply, causing the worst "cancer cluster" in history. The company appeals to the Mississippi Supreme Court, whose nine justices will one day either approve the verdict or reverse it."@en
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  • "When Carl Trudeau's chemical company loses a big court case involving the dumping of waste into a town's water supply, he begins the appeal process to the Mississippi Supreme Court. However, this will not be your usual appeals process as an election looms near. Mr. Trudeau decides throw millions of dollars behind his own, hand-picked candidate for the state Supreme Court in hopes that this justice will create a ruling in the company's favor."
  • "In a crowded courtroom in Mississippi, a jury returns a shocking verdict against a chemical company accused of dumping toxic waste into a small town's water supply, causing the worst "cancer cluster" in history. The company appeals to the Mississippi Supreme Court, whose nine justices will one day either approve the verdict or reverse it. Who are the nine? How will they vote? Can one be replaced before the case is ultimately decided? The chemical company is owned by a Wall Street predator named Carl Trudeau, and Mr. Trudeau is convinced the Court is not friendly enough. With judicial elections looming, he decides to try to purchase himself a seat on the Court. The cost is a few million dollars, a drop in the bucket for a billionaire like Mr. Trudeau. Through an intricate web of conspiracy and deceit, his political operatives recruit a young, unsuspecting candidate. They finance him, manipulate him, market him, and mold him into a potential Supreme Court justice. Their Supreme Court justice. The Appeal is a powerful, timely, and shocking story of political and legal intrigue, a story that will leave listeners unable to think about our electoral process or judicial system in quite the same way ever again."
  • "In a courtroom in Mississippi, a jury returns a shocking verdict against a chemical company accused of dumping toxic waste. The company appeals to the Mississippi Supreme Court, whose nine justices will either approve the verdict or reverse it. Who are the nine? How will they vote? Can one be replaced before the case is ultimately decided?"@en
  • "Wall street millionaire Carl Trudeau purchases an unsuspecting candidate to run for Supreme Court judge when a Mississippi rules agains one of his chemical companies for dumping toxic waste into the towns water supply causing a cancer cluster."
  • "Wall street millionaire Carl Trudeau purchases an unsuspecting candidate to run for Supreme Court judge when a Mississippi rules agains one of his chemical companies for dumping toxic waste into the towns water supply causing a cancer cluster."@en
  • "La empresa apela al Tribunal Supremo del Estado, cuyos nueve jueces deberán confirmar o revocar el veredicto. Carl Trudeau, el propietario de la empresa, no confía en que emita un fallo favorable para él e investiga a cada juez. Aprovechando que hay una millones de dólares. Para eso se pone en contacto con una empresa que le selecciona un abogado joven y maleable. Lo financian, lo promocianan y lo moldean a su gusto para que llegue a convertirse en juez del Tribunal Supremo. Su juez del Tribunal Supremo."
  • "A corporate predator whose company is appealing a toxic dumping verdict decides to groom a laywer friendly to his cause and ensure that he is a member of the Supreme Court in time to affect the outcome."
  • "Chapitre 1, p. 1 à 13"
  • "Wall street millionaire Carl Trudeau purchases an unsuspecting Mississippi State Supreme Court judge candidate when a lower court rules against one of his chemical companies for dumping toxic waste into a small town's water supply causing a cancer cluster."@en
  • "Wall street millionaire Carl Trudeau purchases an unsuspecting Mississippi State Supreme Court judge candidate when a lower court rules against one of his chemical companies for dumping toxic waste into a small town's water supply causing a cancer cluster."
  • "Jeannette Baker hat ihre ganze Familie verloren und zieht gegen einen der grössten amerikanischen Chemiekonzerne vor Gericht. Ihrer Klage wird stattgegeben und das Unternehmen wird zu 41 Millionen Dollar Schadenersatz verurteilt. Doch dann geht Krane Chemical in Berufung und eine unglaubliche Intrige nimmt ihren Lauf."
  • "À la Cour suprême, justice doit être faite... Mais qu'en est-il lorsque l'argent joue en faveur des fautifs? Carl Trudeau est propriétaire d'une entreprise lourdement condamnée pour avoir causé la mort, mais le millionnaire refuse son sort. Pour arriver à ses fins, il usera de son intelligence et d'un instrument bien spécial : Ron Fisk. Celui-ci accepte naïvement un contrat qui lui coûtera cher, beaucoup trop cher..."
  • "When a judge returns a verdict against a chemical company accused of dumping toxic waste in Mississippi, the company's billionaire owner seeks to influence the appeal process by using his money to "buy" a seat on the state Supreme Court."
  • "PLAYAWAY. In a crowded courtroom in Mississippi, a jury returns a shocking verdict against a chemical company accused of dumping toxic waste into a small town's water supply, causing the worst "cancer cluster" in history. The company appeals to the Mississippi Supreme Court, whose nine justices will one day either approve the verdict or reverse it."
  • "After forty-two hours of deliberations that followed seventy-one days of trial that included 530 hours of testimony from four dozen witnesses, the jury was ready. Uncle Joe, the ancient bailiff, had guarded them while he also arranged their meals, heard their complaints, and quietly slipped their messages to the judge. After the ordeal of this particular trial he might just hang up his old pistol once and for all. The strain of controlling justice was wearing him down. Politics has always been a dirty game. Now justice is, too."
  • "After forty-two hours of deliberations that followed seventy-one days of trial that included 530 hours of testimony from four dozen witnesses, the jury was ready. Uncle Joe, the ancient bailiff, had guarded them while he also arranged their meals, heard their complaints, and quietly slipped their messages to the judge. After the ordeal of this particular trial he might just hang up his old pistol once and for all. The strain of controlling justice was wearing him down. Politics has always been a dirty game. Now justice is, too."@en
  • "Billionaire Carl Trudeau, upset over a shocking verdict against his chemical company by a Mississippi jury and convinced that the Supreme Court will not be friendly to his appeal, decides to take the less expensive route of purchasing a seat on the Court by recruiting, financing, manipulating, marketing, and molding an unsuspecting young candidate."@en
  • "When a judge returns a shocking verdict against a chemical company accused of dumping toxic waste in a small Mississippi town, the company's billionaire owner seeks to influence the appeal process by using his money to "buy" a seat on the state Supreme Court."@en
  • "When a judge returns a shocking verdict against a chemical company accused of dumping toxic waste in a small Mississippi town, the company's billionaire owner seeks to influence the appeal process by using his money to "buy" a seat on the state Supreme Court."
  • "In a crowded courtroom in Mississippi, a jury returns a shocking verdict against a chemical company accused of dumping toxic waste into a small town's water supply, causing the worst "cancer cluster" in history. The company appeals to the Mississippi Supreme Court, whose nine justices will one day either approve the verdict or reverse it. Who are the nine? How will they vote? Can one be replaced before the case is ultimately decided? The chemical company is owned by a Wall Street predator named Carl Trudeau, and Mr. Trudeau is convinced the Court is not friendly enough. With judicial elections looming, he decides to try to purchase himself a seat on the Court. The cost is a few million dollars, a drop in the bucket for a billionaire like Mr. Trudeau. Through an intricate web of conspiracy and deceit, his political operatives recruit a young, unsuspecting candidate. They finance him, manipulate him, market him, and mold him into a potential Supreme Court justice. Their Supreme Court justice. -- back cover."
  • "When a judge returns a verdict against a chemical company accused of dumping toxic waste in a small Mississippi town, the company's billionaire owner seeks to influence the appeal process by using his money to "buy" a seat on the state Supreme Court."@en
  • "Wall street millionaire Carl Trudeau purchases an unsuspecting candidate to run for Supreme Court judge when a Mississippi rules against one of his chemical companies for dumping toxic waste into the towns water supply causing a cancer cluster."
  • "Les douze jurés du tribunal de Hattiesburg ont condamné lourdement Krane Chemical pour avoir empoisonné l'eau d'une source et provoqué des cancers par dizaines. Mais le propriétaire de Krane Chemical est prêt à tout pour que le jugement en appel tourne en sa faveur. Même à manipuler la cour suprême du Mississippi."
  • "John Grisham's first legal thriller since The broker. In a crowded courtroom in Mississippi, a jury returns a shocking verdict against a chemical company accused of dumping toxic waste into a small town's water supply, causing the worst 'cancer cluster' in history. The company appeals to the Mississippi Supreme Court, whose nine justices will one day either approve the verdict or reverse it. Who are the nine? How will they vote? Can one be replaced before the case is ultimately decided? The chemical company is owned by a Wall Street predator named Carl Trudeau, and Mr. Trudeau is convinced the Court is not friendly enough. With judicial elections looming, he decides to try to purchase himself a seat on the Court. The cost is a few million dollars, a drop in the bucket for a billionaire like Mr. Trudeau. Through an intricate web of conspiracy and deceit, his political operatives recruit a young, unsuspecting candidate. They finance him, manipulate him, market him, and mold him into a potential Supreme Court justice."@en
  • "John Grisham's first legal thriller since The broker. In a crowded courtroom in Mississippi, a jury returns a shocking verdict against a chemical company accused of dumping toxic waste into a small town's water supply, causing the worst 'cancer cluster' in history. The company appeals to the Mississippi Supreme Court, whose nine justices will one day either approve the verdict or reverse it. Who are the nine? How will they vote? Can one be replaced before the case is ultimately decided? The chemical company is owned by a Wall Street predator named Carl Trudeau, and Mr. Trudeau is convinced the Court is not friendly enough. With judicial elections looming, he decides to try to purchase himself a seat on the Court. The cost is a few million dollars, a drop in the bucket for a billionaire like Mr. Trudeau. Through an intricate web of conspiracy and deceit, his political operatives recruit a young, unsuspecting candidate. They finance him, manipulate him, market him, and mold him into a potential Supreme Court justice."
  • "When a huge chemical company faces a massive payout after being accused of dumping toxic waste in a town's water supply, its' owner, a powerful figure on Wall Street, decides to purchase himself his own Supreme Court Justice so that he can manipulate the judicial system to his own benefit."
  • ""In a crowded courtroom in Mississippi, a jury returns a shocking verdict against a chemical company accused of dumping toxic waste into a small town's water supply, causing the worst "cancer cluster" in history. The company appeals to the Mississippi Supreme Court, whose nine justices will one day either approve the verdict or reverse it. Who are the nine? How will they vote? Can one be replaced before the case is ultimately decided? The chemical company is owned by a Wall Street predator named Carl Trudeau, and Mr. Trudeau is convinced the Court is not friendly enough. With judicial elections looming, he decides to try to purchase himself a seat on the Court. Through an intricate web of conspiracy and deceit, his political operatives recruit a young, unsuspecting candidate. they finance him, manipulate him, market him, and mold him into a potential Supreme Court justice. Their Supreme Court justice."--BOOK COVER."@en
  • "After a jury returns a shocking verdict against a chemical company accused of dumping toxic waste into a small town's water supply, causing the worst 'cancer cluster' in history, the company appeals to the Mississippi Supreme Court, whose nine justices are up for election. The chemical company owner, a Wall Street predator, conspires to purchase himself a seat on the Court; using cash and deceit, his political operatives recruit a young, unsuspecting candidate and mold him into a potential Supreme Court justice."
  • "After a shocking verdict is decided against a chemical company accused of dumping toxic waste into a Mississippi town's water supply, Carl Trudeau, the company's owner, appeals the verdict to the Mississippi Supreme Court. With judicial elections looming, Trudeau decides to turn the Court in his favour by recruiting a young unsuspecting candidate for Supreme Court justice whom he can control and manipulate."@en
  • "Episodis de la novel·la."
  • "In a crowded courtroom in Mississipi, a jury returns a shocking verdict against a chemical company accused of dumping toxic waste into a small town's water supply, causing the worst "cancer cluster" in history. The company appeals to the Mississippi Supreme Court, whose nine justices will one day either approve the verdict or reverse it."

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  • "Powieść sensacyjna amerykańska"@pl
  • "Legal stories"@en
  • "Legal stories"
  • "Americké romány"
  • "Popular literature"
  • "Erzählende Literatur"
  • "Roman policier américain"
  • "Compact discs"@en
  • "Political / legal thriller"@en
  • "Belletristische Darstellung"
  • "Novela de intriga"
  • "Miscellaneous fiction"
  • "Large type books"
  • "Detective and mystery stories"@en
  • "Detective and mystery stories"
  • "Legal fiction"
  • "Suspense fiction"
  • "Electronic books"@en
  • "Electronic books"
  • "Fiction"
  • "Fiction"@en
  • "Fiction"@he
  • "Downloadable audio books"@en
  • "Audiobooks"@en
  • "Mystery fiction"@en
  • "Mystery fiction"
  • "Intrigazko eleberria"
  • "American fiction"

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  • "Obzhalvaneto"
  • "De aanklacht"
  • "Priziv"
  • "Žalba : svaka presuda ima svoju cenu"
  • "The appeal : a novel"@en
  • "The appeal : a novel"
  • "Appellen"@da
  • "The appeal"
  • "The appeal"@en
  • "He ephesē"
  • "L'Apel·lació"@ca
  • "Apelacija"
  • "Apelacja"
  • "Apelacja"@pl
  • "Ultima sentenza"
  • "Ultima sentenza"@it
  • "Berufung Roman"
  • "Temyiz"
  • "Апелляция"
  • "Обжалването"
  • "ha-ʻIrʻur"
  • "Ha-irur"
  • "Le contrat : roman"
  • "Odvolání"
  • "The Appeal Read by Michael Beck"@en
  • "Appeli︠a︡t︠s︡ii︠a︡"
  • "The appeal a novel"
  • "The appeal a novel"@en
  • "La Apelación"
  • "The Appeal complete and unabridged"
  • "Le contrat"
  • "A fellebezés"
  • "Apelli︠a︡t︠s︡ii︠a︡"
  • "Apelacion"
  • "Apelljacija"
  • "The Appeal [L]"
  • "Berufung : Roman"
  • "The appeal [sound recording]"@en
  • "The appeal [sound recording]"
  • "The Appeal"@en
  • "The Appeal"
  • "Žalba : na profesor Robert C. Kajat"
  • "Appeal"@en
  • "Odvolanie"
  • "Apelimi : roman"
  • "La apelación"@es
  • "La apelación"
  • "הערעור"
  • "The APPEAL"
  • "L'apell̃ació"
  • "<&gt"@he
  • "Pritožba"@sl
  • "Le Contrat"

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