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Just Mercy
Bryan Stevenson

A Story of Justice and Redemption

Spiegel and Grau
November 2014
On Sale: October 21, 2014
352 pages
ISBN: 0812994523
EAN: 9780812994520
Kindle: B00JYWVYLY
Hardcover / e-Book
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True Crime

A powerful true story about the potential for mercy to redeem us, and a clarion call to fix our broken system of justice—from one of the most brilliant and influential lawyers of our time

Bryan Stevenson was a young lawyer when he founded the Equal Justice Initiative, a legal practice dedicated to defending those most desperate and in need: the poor, the wrongly condemned, and women and children trapped in the farthest reaches of our criminal justice system. One of his first cases was that of Walter McMillian, a young man who was sentenced to die for a notorious murder he insisted he didn’t commit.

The case drew Bryan into a tangle of conspiracy, political machination, and legal brinksmanship—and transformed his understanding of mercy and justice forever.

Just Mercy is at once an unforgettable account of an idealistic, gifted young lawyer’s coming of age, a moving window into the lives of those he has defended, and an inspiring argument for compassion in the pursuit of true justice.

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PBS News Hour - May 13, 2016
Daily Show with Jon Stewart - October 16, 2014

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