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As general counsel for the Teamsters Union Local 810, Mark Torres spends his days arguing for workers’ rights. But another of his passions is writing; he published his debut crime novel in 2015. So when he was approached by Hard Ball Press to write a bilingual children’s book explaining the importance of labor unions in ways that kids could connect with, Torres agreed.
In this episode of the Modern Law Library, he shares with the ABA Journal’s Lee Rawles what the process of writing the children’s book “Good Guy Jake” was like, why he feels it’s necessary for kids to learn about the modern labor movement and how the book has been received by kids and Teamsters alike.
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Good Guy Jake by Mark Torres

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Published: February 7, 2018
Podcast: ABA Journal: Modern Law Library
Category: Legal Entertainment , Legal News
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