The Fall of the House of Zeus: The Rise and Ruin of America's Most Powerful Trial Lawyer (MP3 CD)
Veteran journalist Curtis Wilkie tells the fascinating, suspenseful story of billionaire lawyer Dickie Scruggs, a legal legend and Democrat kingpin who is now in jail for conspiring to bribe a Mississippi state judge.
About the Author
Curtis Wilkie was a national and foreign correspondent for the Boston Globe for twenty-six years. He is the author of Dixie and coauthor, with Jim McDougal, of Arkansas Mischief. Curtis graduated from the University of Mississippi, where he currently teaches journalism and is a fellow of the Overby Center for Southern Journalism and Politics. He and his wife, Nancy, live in Oxford. Sean Runnette, a multiple AudioFile Earphones Award winner, has produced several Audie Award–winning audiobooks. He is a member of the American Repertory Theater company and has toured internationally with Mabou Mines, an avant-garde theater company. Sean's television and film appearances include Two If by Sea, Copland, Sex and the City, Law & Order, Third Watch, and lots and lots of commercials, for which he apologizes.
Praise for The Fall of the House of Zeus: The Rise and Ruin of America's Most Powerful Trial Lawyer…
"A remarkable illustration of how far the mighty can fall." ---Publishers Weekly Starred Review