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The price of silence : the Duke lacrosse scandal, the power of the elite, and the corruption of our great universities /

An authoritative account of the Duke lacrosse team rape case illuminates the ever-widening gap between America's rich and poor, and demonstrates how far the powerful will go to protect themselves. Full description

Main Author: Cohan, William D.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: New York, NY : Scribner, 2014
Edition: First edition.
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Contents: Exactly who is in charge at Duke -- "We've got dancers coming" -- Frat life -- An alleged rape -- Conflagration -- The new Duke -- Forty-six DNA swabs -- A sudden resignation -- A dark day for Duke -- Unanswered questions -- "Witch hunts go in stages" -- Nifong loses control of the narrative -- Election day -- New revelations -- The hunter becomes the hunted -- "She believed many of the stories she was telling" -- Insufficient credible evidence -- "The only person incarcerated" -- Bad karma -- National championship -- The denouement.
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Ripon Adult New Nonfiction 364.1532097 Cohen Available