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Essential Supreme Court Decisions : Summaries of Leading Cases in U.S. Constitutional Law

By: Vile, John R.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2014Edition: 16th ed.Description: 1 online resource (619 p.).ISBN: 9781442225589.Subject(s): Constitutional law -- United States -- DigestsGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Essential Supreme Court Decisions : Summaries of Leading Cases in U.S. Constitutional LawDDC classification: 342.73/00264 | 342.7300264 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Contents; Preface to the Sixteenth Edition; Acknowledgments; This Is Our Supreme Court; Chapter 01. Article I: The Legislative Branch; Chapter 02. Article II: The Executive Branch; Chapter 03. Articles I and II: Distinct yet Overlapping Powers; Chapter 04. Article III: The Judicial Branch; Chapter 05. Articles IV and VI: Federalism; Chapter 06. Articles V and VII: Constitutional Amending Process and Ratification of the Constitution; Chapter 07. Property Rights; Chapter 08. The Bill of Rights and Its Application to the States; Chapter 09. First Amendment: Religious Rights
Chapter 10 First Amendment: Political RightsChapter 11. Second, Third, and Fourth Amendments; Chapter 12. Fifth, Sixth, Seventh, and Eighth Amendments; Chapter 13. Ninth Amendment: Right to Privacy and Other Unenumerated Rights; Chapter 14. Thirteenth and Fourteenth Amendments; Chapter 15. Voting Rights; Members of the Supreme Court of the United States, 1789-2013; The Constitution of the United States; Glossary of Legal Terms; Alphabetical List of Cases Briefed; Chronological List of Cases by Chief Justice; Index; About the Author
Summary: Revised and now in its 16th edition, Essential Supreme Court Decisions: Summaries of Leading Cases in U.S. Constitutional Law is the most up-to-date and historically thorough guide to the American Supreme Court's most monumental rulings available today. The Supreme Court grapples every day with issues fundamental to our democracy - from religious expression to freedom of speech to cruel and unusual punishment rulings. Terrorism, profiling, same-sex marriage, police stop-and-search statutes, voting rights and our personal right to privacy, and recent landmark rulings regarding all of these issu
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Contents; Preface to the Sixteenth Edition; Acknowledgments; This Is Our Supreme Court; Chapter 01. Article I: The Legislative Branch; Chapter 02. Article II: The Executive Branch; Chapter 03. Articles I and II: Distinct yet Overlapping Powers; Chapter 04. Article III: The Judicial Branch; Chapter 05. Articles IV and VI: Federalism; Chapter 06. Articles V and VII: Constitutional Amending Process and Ratification of the Constitution; Chapter 07. Property Rights; Chapter 08. The Bill of Rights and Its Application to the States; Chapter 09. First Amendment: Religious Rights

Chapter 10 First Amendment: Political RightsChapter 11. Second, Third, and Fourth Amendments; Chapter 12. Fifth, Sixth, Seventh, and Eighth Amendments; Chapter 13. Ninth Amendment: Right to Privacy and Other Unenumerated Rights; Chapter 14. Thirteenth and Fourteenth Amendments; Chapter 15. Voting Rights; Members of the Supreme Court of the United States, 1789-2013; The Constitution of the United States; Glossary of Legal Terms; Alphabetical List of Cases Briefed; Chronological List of Cases by Chief Justice; Index; About the Author

Revised and now in its 16th edition, Essential Supreme Court Decisions: Summaries of Leading Cases in U.S. Constitutional Law is the most up-to-date and historically thorough guide to the American Supreme Court's most monumental rulings available today. The Supreme Court grapples every day with issues fundamental to our democracy - from religious expression to freedom of speech to cruel and unusual punishment rulings. Terrorism, profiling, same-sex marriage, police stop-and-search statutes, voting rights and our personal right to privacy, and recent landmark rulings regarding all of these issu

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