May God Have Mercy
A True Story of Crime and PunishmentBook - 1997
Explores the legal and moral complexities of the murder trial of Roger Coleman, a man who was executed in 1992 after being convicted of killing his sister-in-law, discussing the failed attempts by his lawyer, the public, the media, and religious leaders to persuade the courts to consider new evidence that may have proved his innocence.
Publisher: New York : Norton, c1997
Edition: 1st ed
Characteristics: viii, 358 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm