WorldCat Identities

Siegel, Barry

Overview
Works: 7 works in 38 publications in 1 language and 3,247 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Case studies  Trials, litigation, etc  Drama  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Legal stories 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay
Classifications: PS3569.I368, 364.15230977658
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Barry Siegel
A death in White Bear Lake : the true chronicle of an all-American town by Barry Siegel( Book )

11 editions published between 1990 and 2000 in English and held by 1,136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the brutal murder of four-year-old Dennis Jurgens in 1965 by his adoptive parents, and Dennis's birth mother's discovery of the truth more than twenty years later
Manifest injustice : the true story of a convicted murderer and the lawyers who fought for his freedom by Barry Siegel( Book )

6 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 882 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legal drama of a man who'd spent almost forty years in prison for murders he denied committing and the tenacious lawyers who believed in his innocence
Claim of privilege : a mysterious plane crash, a landmark Supreme Court case and the rise of state secrets by Barry Siegel( Book )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 726 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1948, three civilian engineers were killed in an Air Force plane crash while testing secret navigational equipment. The widows filed suit, but the Air Force, at the dawn of the Cold War, refused to hand over accident reports and witness statements, claiming the documents contained classified information that would threaten national security. In 1953 the Supreme Court sided with the Air Force in United States v. Reynolds, formally recognizing the "state secrets" privilege, a legal precedent since used to conceal conduct, withhold documents, block troublesome litigation, and, most recently, detain terror suspects without due process. A half century later, the government revealed the "top-secret" information--there were no national security secrets, but rather a shocking chronicle of negligence. This book tells the story of this shameful incident, and the dangerous consequences of this historic cover-up: the violation of civil liberties and the abuse of constitutional protections.--From publisher description
The perfect witness by Barry Siegel( Recording )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A femme fatale lies at the center of a web of deceit and intrigue surrounding his partner's murder trial. Can Greg Monarch convince her to tell the truth?
Lines of defense by Barry Siegel( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Doug Bard has been a detective with the sheriff's department in La Graciosa, California, long enough to know the score. Now that an influx of upscale chain stores and luxury housing has turned sleepy Chumash County into a boom town, the last thing anyone wants is crime casting a shadow over the prosperity."--Jacket
Actual innocence by Barry Siegel( Recording )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Her fate was sealed in a verdict rendered five years ago when Sarah Trant was found guilty of slashing an old man's throat. All subsequent appeals have been denied. Now, six months from execution, she turns to the one man she hopes can save her -- attorney and former lover Greg Monarch. As his investigation into the original trial begins, Monarch discovers a case rife with flagrant misconduct by the prosecutor, concealed evidence, and witness tampering. But the sheltered valley where the alleged crime took place hides even more-a deep and disturbing conspiracy of silence that its residents must maintain at all costs
Windows( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A homicidal woman in New York City becomes obsessed with her shy mousy neighbor and begins to terrorize her"--Container
 
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Claim of privilege : a mysterious plane crash, a landmark Supreme Court case and the rise of state secrets
Alternative Names
Barry Siegel Amerikaans journalist

Barry Siegel journaliste américain

Barry Siegel US-amerikanischer Journalist

Бэрри Сигел

بری سیگل ژورنالیست و نویسنده آمریکایی

Languages
English (38)

Covers
Claim of privilege : a mysterious plane crash, a landmark Supreme Court case and the rise of state secretsThe perfect witnessLines of defenseActual innocence