In defense of rights

Attacks on lawyers and judges in 1990
  • 174 Pages
  • 1.80 MB
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Lawyers Committee for Human Rights
Cases, Civil rights, Crimes against, Judges, Lawyers, Political persec
The Physical Object
FormatUnknown Binding
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Open LibraryOL11497754M
ISBN 100934143404
ISBN 139780934143400

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