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Misdemeanor man

a novel

by Dylan Schaffer

  • 63 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Bloomsbury in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction,
  • Indecent exposure,
  • Attorney and client,
  • Public defenders

  • About the Edition

    Reluctant California public defender Gordon Seegerman takes on a misdemeanor flasher case, a case being prosecuted by the woman who had broken his heart, which becomes complicated by the disappearance of his client.

    Edition Notes

    StatementDylan Schaffer
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3619.C315 M57 2004
    The Physical Object
    Pagination339 p. ;
    Number of Pages339
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24742464M
    ISBN 101582344604
    ISBN 109781582344607
    LC Control Number2003022603
    OCLC/WorldCa53284894

    The fact that he pled guilty to a misdemeanor and not a felony, I believe, still is going to put him in some jeopardy with immigration. Gradually the distinctions between felonies and misdemeanours were eroded by legislation. A fourth violation results in a minor misdemeanor for the establishment and referral to the Ohio Department of Liquor.


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