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Special Edition Lunch With Books: The Price of Justice
December 10, 2013
Event starts at 7:00 PM.
Pittsburgh lawyers Dave Fawcett and Bruce Stanley will discuss, The Price of Justice, the non-fiction legal thriller about their work on the long court battle between mine owner Hugh Caperton and former Massey Energy CEO Don Blankenship. The book explores Blankenship’s involvement in the election of WV Justice Brent Benjamin and the latter’s subsequent refusal to recuse himself from the case. It also covers the trial against Massey on behalf of Wheeling-Pittsburgh Steel to protect its Follansbee coke plant. You will hear about the effort to bring the most powerful coal baron in American history to justice from the men who led it. The book, by Laurence Leamer, will be available for purchase.
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