By John Hailman
As a federal prosecutor in Mississippi for over thirty years, John Hailman labored with federal brokers, attorneys, judges, and criminals of each stripe. In From hour of darkness to Guntown, he recounts impressive trials and undesirable man antics from the darkly funny to the needlessly tragic.
In addition to financial institution robbers--generally the dumbest criminals--Hailman describes rip-off artists, hit males, safe witnesses, colourful informants, corrupt officers, undesirable men with humorous nicknames, over-the-top investigators, and people defendants who had a definite roguish attraction. numerous of his defendants and sufferers have because had entire books written approximately them: Dickie Scruggs, Emmett until eventually, Chicago gang chief Jeff fortress, and Paddy Mitchell, chief of the main winning financial institution theft gang of the 20th century. yet Hailman grants the interior tale nobody else can. He additionally recounts his frightening reviews after Sept. 11 while he prosecuted terrorism cases.
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