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The cadaver king and the country dentist : a true story of injustice in the American South

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Covington Branch 614.109762 B186c 2018 (Text) 33126023084670 Adult Nonfiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781610396912
  • ISBN: 161039691X
  • Physical Description: print
    xxii, 391 pages ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : PublicAffairs, 2018.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 323-391).
Formatted Contents Note: The murder of Courtney Smith -- The murder of Christine Jackson -- Investigating the dead -- At the hands of persons unknown -- Setting the stage for the Cadaver King -- Rise of a fiefdom -- The West phenomenon -- Entrenchment -- The trial of Levon Brooks -- Keep that woman under control -- Vessels of wrath, fitted for destruction -- Prayers for relief -- The unraveling -- Redemption and insurrection -- No reckoning.
Summary, etc.: Relates the stories of two innocent men who were wrongly accused and convicted of crimes due largely to the legally condoned failures perpetrated by invalid forensic science and institutional racism. --Publisher.
Subject: Hayne, Steven (Forensic pathologist)
West, Michael (Dentist)
Brooks, Levon 1959- Trials, litigation, etc
Brewer, Kennedy Trials, litigation, etc
Criminal justice, Administration of Mississippi
Judicial error Mississippi
Trials (Rape) Mississippi
Trials (Murder) Mississippi
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