In Chambers

Author: Todd C. Peppers
Publisher: University of Virginia Press
ISBN: 0813932661
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Written by former law clerks, legal scholars, biographers, historians, and political scientists, the essays in In Chambers tell the fascinating story of clerking at the Supreme Court.

Of Courtiers And Kings

Author: Clare Cushman
Publisher: University of Virginia Press
ISBN: 0813937272
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Supreme Court justices have long relied on law clerks to help process the work of the Court. Yet few outside the Court are privy to the behind-the-scenes bonds that form between justices and their clerks.

Sorcerers Apprentices

Author: Artemus Ward
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 0814794203
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. . . Sorcerers' Apprentices presents convincing statistical evidence that the aggregate time that law clerks spend on certiorari memos has fallen considerably because of the reduction in the number of memos written by each clerk.

Courtiers Of The Marble Palace

Author: Todd C. Peppers
Publisher: Stanford University Press
ISBN: 9780804753821
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Lawrence Baum, Ohio State University This long-awaited book fills a huge gap in Supreme Court scholarship; information about Supreme Court clerks has heretofore been only patchy and anecdotal.


Author: Clare Cushman
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
ISBN: 1442212470
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In the first Supreme Court history told primarily through eyewitness accounts from Court insiders, Clare Cushman provides readers with a behind-the-scenes look at the people, practices, and traditions that have shaped an American ...

Judge Richard S Arnold

Author: Polly J. Price
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Looks at the life and career of Judge Richard S. Arnold, who was a champion of civil rights and served on the federal court of appeals for the Eighth Circuit from 1990 to 2004.

Closed Chambers

Author: Edward Lazarus
Publisher: Penguin Group USA
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A former Supreme Court clerk reveals the judicial institution's inner workings and decision making processes, offering a detailed portrait of justice corrupted by politics and unduly influenced by the power of personality.

The Brethren

Author: Bob Woodward
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1439126348
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The Brethren is the first detailed behind-the-scenes account of the Supreme Court in action.

Supreme Ambitions

Author: David Lat
Publisher: Ankerwycke
ISBN: 9781634253864
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New York immigration attorney Leon Wildes tells the incredible story of this landmark case --John Lennon vs.

Justice Brennan

Author: Seth Stern
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0547523890
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These are what Jeffrey Toobin has called “a coveted set of documents” that includes Brennan’s case histories—in which he recorded strategies behind all the major battles of the past half century, including Roe v.