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By John Browne

within the culture of bestselling criminal memoirs from Johnnie Cochran, F. Lee Bailey, Gerry Spence, and Alan Dershowitz, John Henry Browne's memoir, The Devil's Defender, recounts his tortuous schooling in what it capacity to be an advocate—and a human being. For the final 4 many years, Browne has defended the indefensible. From fb people hero "the Barefoot Bandit" Colton Moore, to Benjamin Ng of the Wah Mee bloodbath, to Kandahar bloodbath offender Sgt. Robert Bales, Browne's unceasing advocacy and the bold to tackle essentially the most unwinnable cases—and approximately win them all—has led forty eight Hours' Peter Van Sant to name him "the most famed legal professional in America." But even though the Browne that the US has come to grasp cuts a speeding and assured determine, he has perpetually been haunted by way of his task as suggestions to Ted Bundy, the main recognized serial killer in American background. A drug- and alcohol-addicted (yet wildly profitable) safety lawyer who may perhaps by no means permit pass of the case that all started all of it, Browne right here asks of himself the query others have requested him all alongside: does protecting evil make you evil, too?

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