1 edition of A constitutional history of the U.S. Supreme Court found in the catalog.
A constitutional history of the U.S. Supreme Court
Richard J. Regan
Written in English
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
|Statement||Richard J. Regan|
|LC Classifications||KF8742 .R46 2015|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ix, 394 pages|
|Number of Pages||394|
|LC Control Number||2014038668|
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Essential Supreme Court Decisions remains the most comprehensive single collection of the Court's decisions. As with earlier editions, it is indispensable for the study of the work of the Supreme Court.
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Supreme Court, Richard Regan presents a concise overview and general history for readers and students in constitutional history and politics, one that will also make an excellent fact-filled source book for lawyers and political scientists. The chapters deal with leading decisions.
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Supreme Court, detailing its establishment, the major cases reviewed and decided by the Court, the historical events surrounding cases and decisions, and the effects that Supreme Court decisions had on the public.
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by Jack Rakove. Read. The Pulitzer prize-winning history professor tells us how the Constitution came to be written and ratified and explains why, after more than years, Americans are still so deeply wedded to it.
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law and the on the global stage. He explains how the Justices are more than just judges, but are nation's "Constitutional. The Virginia Court of Appeals refused to accept the Supreme Court's decision, stating that under the Constitution, the Supreme Court did not have authority over state courts.
The Virginia court held that as a matter of state sovereignty, its decisions were final and could not be appealed to the U.S. Supreme Court. Associate Professor of Law and History, Vanderbilt University. Sara Mayeux ’05 teaches legal history and constitutional law at Vanderbilt Law School.
Her newly published book is entitled “Free Justice: A History of the Public Defender in Twentieth-Century America” (University of North Carolina Press, ).Covers twenty-four Supreme Court cases that have shaped American constitutional law. Interpretive chapters shed light on the nuances of each case, the individuals involved, and the social, political, and cultural context at that particular moment in history.Cato Supreme Court Review Cato Supreme Court Review by Mark K.
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