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A year in the life of the Supreme Court

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Published by Duke University Press in Durham, N.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • United States. Supreme Court.,
    • Constitutional law -- United States.,
    • Justice, Administration of -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Statementby Paul Barrett ... [et al.] ; edited by Rodney A. Smolla.
      SeriesConstitutional conflicts
      ContributionsBarrett, Paul, Smolla, Rodney A.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF8742 .Y43 1995
      The Physical Object
      Pagination300 p. ;
      Number of Pages300
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1272796M
      ISBN 100822316536, 082231665X
      LC Control Number95004130

      This sweeping history of the Supreme Court will thoroughly aggravate anyone who believes, along with Robert Bork or Justice Antonin Scalia that the Constitution should be read narrowly. Irons (Political Science/Univ. of California, San Diego; May It Please the Court: The First Amendment, , etc.) makes no bones about his ideological stance.   Ginsburg is one of the supreme court’s most public figures, a liberal champion, and a feminist pop culture icon. Last year, the book Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Author: Mahita Gajanan.

      Ex-Supreme Court Clerk's Book Breaks the Silence. By Joan Biskupic Washington Post Staff Writer Wednesday, March 4, ; Page A A new tell-all book by a former Supreme Court . In the Supreme Court developed a test by which a book, film, or other form of expression would be considered legally obscene. Which of the following was among the measures of that test? The work depicts or describes, in a patently offensive way, a form of sexual conduct specifically prohibited by an antiobscenity law.

      Get this from a library! The forgotten memoir of John Knox: a year in the life of a Supreme Court clerk in FDR's Washington. [John Knox; Dennis J Hutchinson; David J Garrow] -- "The Forgotten Memoir of John Knox - edited by Dennis J. Hutchinson and David J. Garrow - offers a candid, at times naive, insider's view of the showdown between Roosevelt and the Court that took.   Roe v. Wade was a landmark legal decision issued on Janu , in which the U.S. Supreme Court struck down a Texas statute banning .


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