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Michigan Supreme Court historical reference guide / David Chardovoyne, Paul Moreno.

By: Chardovoyne, David.
Material type: TextTextSeries: JSTOR eBooks.Publisher: East Lansing, MI : Michigan State University Press, 2015Edition: 2nd edition.Description: 1 online resource.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781609174415; 1609174410.Subject(s): Judges -- Michigan -- BiographyAdditional physical formats: Print version:: Michigan Supreme Court Historical Reference Guide, 2nd Edition.DDC classification: 347.77401 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Foreword by Wallace D. Riley; Introduction by David G. Chardavoyne; Structural Evolution of the Michigan Supreme Court; Chief and Presiding Judges and Justice; The Ten Longest and Ten Shortest Tenures on the Michigan Supreme Court; Justice Biographies; Verdict of History; Michigan Supreme Court Elections; Factual Chart of Courts by Year; Notes; Index.
Summary: This second edition of the Michigan Supreme Court Historical Reference Guide contains the biographies of Michigan Supreme Court's justices from its territorial beginnings in 1803 through 2015. It includes summaries of twenty top cases of the Michigan Supreme Court, which contextualize the eras in which the justices were on the bench, giving a greater depth of understanding to both who the justices were and the historical significance of the cases they decided. A rich reference for historians and attorneys, this book also includes valuable charts detailing election dates and candidates as well.
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Foreword by Wallace D. Riley; Introduction by David G. Chardavoyne; Structural Evolution of the Michigan Supreme Court; Chief and Presiding Judges and Justice; The Ten Longest and Ten Shortest Tenures on the Michigan Supreme Court; Justice Biographies; Verdict of History; Michigan Supreme Court Elections; Factual Chart of Courts by Year; Notes; Index.

This second edition of the Michigan Supreme Court Historical Reference Guide contains the biographies of Michigan Supreme Court's justices from its territorial beginnings in 1803 through 2015. It includes summaries of twenty top cases of the Michigan Supreme Court, which contextualize the eras in which the justices were on the bench, giving a greater depth of understanding to both who the justices were and the historical significance of the cases they decided. A rich reference for historians and attorneys, this book also includes valuable charts detailing election dates and candidates as well.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

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David G. Chardavoyne has been adjunct and visiting faculty at the University of Detroit Mercy School of Law and at Wayne State University Law School since 2001.<br> <br> Paul Moreno holds the William and Berniece Grewcock Chair in Constitutional History at Hillsdale College and is the Director of Academic Programs at the college's Kirby Center.<br>

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