Out Of Order

Author: Sandra Day O'Connor
Publisher: Random House Incorporated
ISBN: 0812993926
Size: 56.39 MB
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The former Supreme Court justice shares stories about the history and evolution of the Supreme Court that traces the roles of key contributors while sharing the events behind important transformations.

A History Of The Supreme Court

Author: Bernard Schwartz
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780195093872
Size: 30.42 MB
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A comprehensive history of the United States Supreme Court from its ill-esteemed beginning in 1790 to one of the most important and controversial branches of the Federal government.

Courtwatchers

Author: Clare Cushman
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
ISBN: 1442212470
Size: 50.65 MB
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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 ...

Supreme Court Justice Joseph Story

Author: R. Kent Newmyer
Publisher: Univ of North Carolina Press
ISBN: 0807864021
Size: 74.98 MB
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The primary founder and guiding spirit of the Harvard Law School and the most prolific publicist of the nineteenth century, Story served as a member of the U.S. Supreme Court from 1811 to 1845.

A People S History Of The Supreme Court

Author: Peter H. Irons
Publisher: Penguin Group USA
ISBN:
Size: 65.76 MB
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An updated study of the Supreme Court from 1787 to the present day profiles every justice from John Jay to Samuel Alito, Jr., and examines the cases that have transformed American history and the court's controversial rulings on such issues ...

Contempt Of Court

Author: Mark Curriden
Publisher: Anchor
ISBN: 9780385720823
Size: 16.37 MB
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A look at a 1906 Supreme Court decision that transformed justice in America examines the case of Ed Johnson, an African American man accused of raping a white woman, his lynching, and the response of the Supreme Court.

The Majesty Of The Law

Author: Sandra Day O'Connor
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 0307432416
Size: 58.14 MB
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In this remarkable book, a national bestseller in hardcover, Sandra Day O’Connor explores the law, her life as a Supreme Court Justice, and how the Court has evolved and continues to function, grow, and change as an American institution.

Law Man

Author: Shon Hopwood
Publisher: Crown Pub
ISBN: 0307887839
Size: 58.14 MB
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Traces how the author, a Navy veteran, committed five bank robberies and spent years in prison before he rallied with the support of family and friends and learned savvy legal skills, allowing him to build a promising life as a free man.

In Chambers

Author: Todd C. Peppers
Publisher: University of Virginia Press
ISBN: 0813932653
Size: 70.82 MB
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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.

Five Chiefs

Author: John Paul Stevens
Publisher: NY Books
ISBN:
Size: 51.83 MB
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Former Justice Stevens discusses the accomplishments of the earliest Chief Justices and the role of Chief Justice, profiles each of the Chief Justices he knew personally and their most important cases, and describes his relationship with ...