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Author Newton, Michael A., 1962-, Major, author.

Title Enemy of the state : the trial and execution of Saddam Hussein / Michael A. Newton & Michael P. Scharf.

Publication Info. Omaha, Neb. : Notable Trials Library, [2013]
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 Law Classified  KMJ41.H87 N49 2013    AVAILABLE
Description x, 305 pages, 6 unnumbered pages of plates : illustration ; 24 cm.
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Series Notable trials library
Notable trials library.
Note Reprint. Originally published: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2008.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-288) and index.
Note "This special edition ... has been privately printed for the members of the Notable Trials Library."
Introduction by Alan M. Dershowitz.
Contents Liberation -- The genesis of justice -- Hammurabi was an Iraqi : the creation of the Iraqi tribunal -- Proving incredible events -- Trial and error -- Disorder in the courtroom -- Judgment day -- Appeal and execution -- Echoes of Nuremberg : the Dujail trial in historic perspective.
Summary A behind-the-scenes account documents the events surrounding the executed Iraqi dictator's capture and the assemblage of the High Tribunal, describing how its team of judges and prosecutors was prepared to run a fair trial in the face of such obstacles as international upheavals and the disapprovals of the U.K. and the U.N.
Subject Hussein, Saddam, 1937-2006 -- Trials, litigation, etc.
Trials (Crimes against humanity) -- Iraq -- Baghdad.
Trials (Murder) -- Iraq -- Baghdad.
Added Author Scharf, Michael P., 1963- author.