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They say that you should never judge a book by it's cover, and in this story you can't always bank everything being as it seems in the border town of San Reno. The Bank robbery that has taken place would seem to be the folly of one man and the… Read More
Congress enacted the Federal Arbitration Act (FAA) in 1925 in order to overcome the judicial resistance to arbitration and declare a national policy to favor arbitration of claims that parties agree to settle through arbitration. [citation omitted] Since its enactment, the U.S. Supreme Court has interpreted the FAA as requiring… Read More
Just some thoughts on the law. Read More

Tags: poem, law, obedience

Unfortunately, religion can be more of a burden than a blessing. Hopefully this will help. Read More
Mr Royal Myers, Private Investigator, received an intriguing letter one Thursday morning from an old friend of his. However, as he discovered individual details about the police case at hand, some strange details came to fruition that nobody had expected. Will R. Myers find out the truth of what had… Read More
We need a society based on human values and justice. Read More
Buy it here: Adam had to analyse the artefact. He had instructions: plug it into his smartphone and then work with his software. The artefact looked like pieces of rock screwed together. So what was it exactly? Was is valuable? His artefact contained crystals like we use them to… Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 22, 2019

Reads: 113

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Freedom of Speech is a very controversial and hard topic to have a conversation about as it has to do with the regulation of one of the common ways to express one's opinions. But to have a conversation, we must first know what freedom of speech is, the effects it… Read More

Short Story / Other

September 19, 2019

Reads: 203

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A man unravels as he is about to lose a lawsuit that might ruin him. Read More

Poem / Poetry

July 02, 2019

Reads: 167

Comments: 3

The Booksie Classic House

There are some who just have to break the law. My poem. Read More

Tags: school, law, fool, rule, better

Bérénice: passionately left-wing, determined to set me free. (630 words). This is not personal. Well, I once knew a girl called Bérénice. And I was arrested at a demonstration. And I was acquitted. Let's just say semi-autobiographical at best. Image sourced from prettysleepy1 at Pixabay. Read More

Featured Review by HJFURL

"I love it when you talk dialectic, Adam! As much as I love your writing. HJ" Read More

Poem / Poetry

May 02, 2019

Reads: 197

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Reads: 745

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The New Writers wanting Reviews House

Tags: law

Young toughs including a woman proceed to rob an older gentleman, more than bargained for, fends them off. The law doesn't find a simple case of self defense and expects to lay charges. Read More
You can live a good life if you abide by the law. My poem. Read More

Tags: love, free, hurt, fear, law

A short story about the humdrum of daily life and routine Read More
Just a little poem about paying the Piper. Read More

Tags: law, chance, justice

Inspired by the Smokey and the Bandit movies. Read More

Short Story / Horror

February 20, 2019

Reads: 194

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Picture - Elizabeth Frick (Mirage). Concept - Perdido Street Station (China Miéville). Politics - choose your favourite theocracy. Read More

Featured Review by Derina Penn

"Wow! Loved your brutal ideas for some reason! Just a super clever write. Deep in my memory, it was actually what had happened and you lived to w..." Read More

A lawyer takes their client's refusal to pay bail not as you imagine. Flash fiction. Read More

Poem / Other

December 06, 2018

Reads: 230

Comments: 2

The Poems House

A conversation one might have, if they are honest with themselves. Read More

Tags: law, chance, ticket

Short Story / Mystery and Crime

September 20, 2018

Reads: 278

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Harry Lawful Harris is on trial for a murder. Might continue this because I like the idea, but for now it works as a standalone short. Read More

Tags: crime, law, guilt, court, order

I could weep, and not get any sleep over the nations that has gone astray. A short poem. Read More
This is not a true story. Everything in it is 100% fake. Read More

Tags: love, abuse, hurt, law

The Anatomy of an Acquisition: M&A’s within the legal sector Read More
A succinct guide to potentially achieving a First Class Degree. Read More

Reads: 320

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

It is not a good thing going around and beating up people. a short poem. Read More

Reads: 3697

Comments: 42

Shelves: 4

The Review Chain House

My sweet & lasting love: Why don't you like the names that I call you? Can't you understand my heart? Or feel the love in my voice? What's in a name anyway...? "A Rose, by any other name would still smell just as sweet..."; Would I care any more, or… Read More
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