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10 thoughts on “Plea of Insanity

  1. says:

    This was a really boring book It had a great premise but nothing of interest happened with it Every time I thought it would pick up it didn't I felt robbed with the ending as there really wasn't one To read through the slow boring book you would at least hope for some conclusion How she ended it was a joke And her heroine annoying naive and stupid comes to mind

  2. says:

    There is a trend in genre fiction of the flawed hero a protagonist with a drinking problem two dead children three ex wives four drug convictions five ex girlfriends etc the idea being I guess that the personal struggles of the detectivemain character add something to the book besides bulk Personally I often find these flaws distracting and unnecessary adding nothing to the plot but I suffer along because the vividness o

  3. says:

    For whatever reason and I can't put my finger on why exactly this story didn't do it for me While the trial of a

  4. says:

    Plea of Insanity by Jilliane Hoffman is a 2014 Thomas Mercer publication This book was originally published back in 2008 and although that isn’t all that long ago this book had a dated feel to it for some reason I have enjoyed several of the thought provoking legal thrillers Ms Hoffman has written but this one falls way short of her usual standards When a man kills his entire family he pleads insanity which stirs up some truly horrific me

  5. says:

    some fear madness some choose it julia is a young prosecutor who has been chosen to be second chair at a murder trial he this is no ordinary murder trial if there is such a thing david maruette a renowned doctor is accused of butchering his own wife and 3 children after being wounded himself he makes his plea not guilty by reason

  6. says:

    Hmmm How to describe this one The lead cast of charactersAssistant District Attorney Was a victim of violence as a child has a schizophrenic brother that was connected to the violence Is sleeping withDistrict Attorney Who assigns her to a high profile case though she's never done one beforeDefendent A man accused of murder He is either a schizophrenic or a psychopath with very rich parentsDetective Investigating the murder is i

  7. says:

    In this book from 2009 Assistant State Attorney Julia Vacanti is chosen as 2nd chair in a highly public murder trial A medical doctor viciously murdered his wife and 3 young children and deliberately wounded himself to throw off suspicion That didn't work for one second Defended by a high priced attorney the doctor pleads insanity Unknown to her boss and co workers Julia has a past that will come back to haunt herIf you

  8. says:

    A late night read that succeeded in one thing only putting me to sleep This book did not work for me; from the start we find

  9. says:

    I became a well educated reader after finishing this story There were two plots one about Julie's brother who murdered her family ye

  10. says:

    For an example as to why people not licensed in mental health should not write books with mental health as the main topic please read this train wreck of a bookFirst of all the Schizophrenic defendant was being administered an antipsychotic Thorazine that is conservatively prescribed as there are newer drugs with less side effects It's a first generation antipsychotic and is used cautiously as it can cause p

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summary ✓ eBook or Kindle ePUB ´ Jilliane Hoffman

Plea of Insanity

Pult her career The defendant David Maruette A successful Miami attorney and devoted h some fear madness some choose it julia is a young prosecutor who has been chosen to be second chair at a murder trial he this is no ordinary murder trial if there is such a thing david maruette a renowned doctor is accused of butchering his own wife and 3 children after being wounded himself he makes his plea not guilty by reason of insanity and then it transpires he has dual nationality and it turns into an international media circus as france was not advised within 24 hours as decreed add into this rick who is leading julia apart from being her lover and also looking to climb up the political and judicial ladder finally julia has a dark secret of her own that she truly does not know or understand but has always been buried and the present circumstances r now forcing it to the surface will the truth of the case come out whatever it is and at what cost to both the defendant and julia a well researched and told novel with good characters if a bit slow to start and also a lot of narrative of the workings of a florida court but i found uite a few holes in it what r the odds of someone with julia s past being involved in such a case guess this was necessary for the story but at times was confusing like 2 novels in one the police were blinkered from the beginning not looking for anyone else david would not have got a licence to practice with his past her dog seemed forgotten at the end how did her relationship with her aunt and uncle finish finally u were left to decide whether david was guilty or not and what he was hiding left me rather dissatisfied at the endbev

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The prosecutor Julia Valenciano Young and ambitious and facing a case that could cata For whatever reason and I can t put my finger on why exactly this story didn t do it for me While the trial of a prominent surgeon who allegedly murders his wife and three small children certainly had some interesting aspects the author really missed the boat on a twist that could have saved the entire book view spoiler David s twin Darren committed suicide conveniently when he was alone with David I half expected the author to allude to Darren switching places with David as Darren was the one who was popular intelligent and was being treated for schizophrenia hide spoiler Lila and Alex short story. X-Rated. reason and I can t put my finger on why exactly this story didn t do it for me While the trial of a prominent surgeon who allegedly murders his wife and three small children certainly had some interesting aspects the author Burning Attraction really missed the boat on a twist that could have saved the entire book view spoiler David s twin Darren committed suicide conveniently when he was alone with David I half expected the author to allude to Darren switching places with David as Darren was the one who was popular intelligent and was being treated for schizophrenia hide spoiler

summary ✓ eBook or Kindle ePUB ´ Jilliane Hoffman

Usband and father The victims his own family The plea not guilty by reason of insanity I became a well educated reader after finishing this story There were two plots one about Julie s brother who murdered her family years ago and the other where she was co council in order to prosecute a man accused of murdering his entire family including the children Julia is tormented and obsessed with both matters It definitely was a book that pulled you in and kept you there Was the doctor insane or wasn t he I did not like the ending of that trial and what ultimately happened to Julia It left me feeling depressed It must have been well written though because it got to me The Coquette and the Boarding School reason of insanity I became a well educated Imagimorphia reader after finishing this story There were two plots one about Julie s brother who murdered her family years ago and the other where she was co council in order to prosecute a man accused of murdering his entire family including the children Julia is tormented and obsessed with both matters It definitely was a book that pulled you in and kept you there Was the doctor insane or wasn t he I did not like the ending of that trial and what ultimately happened to Julia It left me feeling depressed It must have been well written though because it got to me

  • Paperback
  • 597
  • Plea of Insanity
  • Jilliane Hoffman
  • English
  • 13 April 2019
  • 9780141024592

About the Author: Jilliane Hoffman

Jilliane P Hoffman began her professional career as an Assistant State Attorney prosecuting felonies in Florida from to with special assignments to the Domestic Violence and the Legal Extradition Units Originally from Long Island she currently lives in South Florida with her husband and two children.