Gale encyclopedia of American law / project editor, Donna Batten. - 3rd ed. - Detroit, Mich. : Gale, 2011. - 1 online resource (14 v.) : ill. - Gale virtual reference library .

Includes bibliographical references and index.

v. 1. A to Ba -- v. 2. Be-Col -- v. 3. Com-Dor -- v. 4. DOT-Fre -- v. 5. Fri-I -- v. 6. J-Ma -- v. 7. Mc-Pl -- v. 8. Po-San -- v. 9. Sar-Ten -- v. 10. Ter-Z -- v. 11. Milestones in the law, Brown to Kelo -- v. 12. Milestones in the law, Lawrence to Roe -- v. 13. Primary documents -- v. 14. Dictionary of legal terms, Cases index, General index.

Covers today's leading cases, major statutes, legal terms and concepts, notable persons involved with the law, and important documents. Includes topics such as the Americans with Disabilities Act, capital punishment, domestic violence, gay and lesbian rights, physician-assisted suicide and more.

9781414443027 (electronic book) 1414443021 (electronic book)


Law--United States--Encyclopedias.

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349.7303