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Landmark Supreme Court cases : the most influential decisions of the Supreme Court of the United States / Richard A. Leiter, Roy M. Mersky.

Leiter, Richard A. (Author). Mersky, Roy M. (Added Author). Hartman, Gary R. Landmark Supreme Court cases. (Added Author). United States. Supreme Court. (Added Author).

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  • 3 of 3 copies available at Linn Libraries Consortium. (Show)
  • 3 of 3 copies available at Linn-Benton Community College System.

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0 current holds with 3 total copies.

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LBCC Albany Campus Library BA226 Cas REF (Text) 38813001289273 Reserves Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780816069576
  • ISBN: 0816069573
  • Physical Description: 3 volumes (xx, 1224 pages) ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: 2nd ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Facts On File, ©2012.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Revised edition of: Landmark Supreme Court cases / Gary Hartman, Roy M. Mersky, and Cindy L. Tate. c2004.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Abortion -- Antitrust and competition -- Civil rights and equal protection -- Contracts -- Criminal rights -- Death penalty -- Due process -- Executive privilege -- Federalism -- Insular cases -- Intellectual property -- Interstate commerce -- Jurisdiction -- Labor unions -- Native American law -- Freedom of the press -- Privacy -- Freedom of religion -- Search and seizure -- Sovereign immunity -- Freedom of speech/assembly/expression -- Taxation -- Additional cases.
Summary, etc.:
Analyzes court cases organized chronologically by issue, each entry includes the case title and legal citation, year of decision, key issue, historical background, legal arguments, decision, significance, related cases, and recommended reading.
Subject: United States. Supreme Court.
Law > United States > Cases.
United States. Supreme Court.
United States.
Genre: Trials, litigation, etc.