Carl T. Bogus, professor of law at Roger Williams University, is the
author of Why Lawsuits Are Good for America: Disciplined Democracy,
Big Business and the Common Law (NYU). He also edited The Second
Amendment in Law and History (New Press).
In the late summer and fall of 1997, small news leaks began appearing
that Mayor Edward Rendell of Philadelphia (who is now governor of
Pennsylvania) was thinking about suing the firearms indus
Book review: A Trial by Jury, by D. Graham Burnett