Dean Gormley's "The Death of American Virtue" available at DCLI & ACLL

Interim Dean Ken Gormley's new book, "The Death of American Virtue: Clinton vs. Starr" is now available in the DCLI reserve collection and the Allegheny County Law Library (ACLL) treatise collection. Please visit the following link to view the catalog record:

The death of American virtue : Clinton vs. Starr / Ken Gormley.

Here's a summary of this publication:

A professor at Duquesne University Law School details the wide-ranging investigation into President Clinton "that divided the nation and nearly toppled Clinton's presidency. From special prosecutor Kenneth W. Starr's initial probe of the Whitewater land deal in Arkansas to the Paula Jones sexual harassment suit to the Monica Lewinsky affair, culminating in a dramatic Senate impeachment trial," the author relies on exclusive interviews with President Clinton, Ken Starr, Monica Lewinsky and family, Linda Tripp, Paula Jones, Susan McDougal and many other key players as well as documents from the Justice Department's internal investigation into Starr.

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