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Just Mercy by Bryan Stevenson

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Author: Bryan Stevenson
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ISBN: 0812994523
ASIN: 0812994523
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Category: Non-Fiction
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Just Mercy will resonate with you and stay with you for a long time.

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ISBN-10: 0812994523
ISBN-13: 9780812994520
Goodreads: 59077966

Author(s):Publisher: Spiegel & Grau
Published: //2014

An unforgettable true story about the potential for mercy to redeem us, and a clarion call to end mass incarceration in America — from one of the most inspiring lawyers of our time.

Bryan Stevenson was a young lawyer when he founded the Equal Justice Initiative, a nonprofit law office in Montgomery, Alabama, dedicated to defending the poor, the incarcerated, and the wrongly condemned.

Just Mercy tells the story of EJI, from the early days with a small staff facing the nation’s highest death sentencing and execution rates, through a successful campaign to challenge the cruel practice of sentencing children to die in prison, to revolutionary projects designed to confront Americans with our history of racial injustice.

One of EJI’s first clients was Walter McMillian, a young Black man who was sentenced to die for the murder of a young white woman that he didn’t commit. The case exemplifies how the death penalty in America is a direct descendant of lynching — a system that treats the rich and guilty better than the poor and innocent.
 

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