Constitutional Law Stories

Author: Michael Dorf
Publisher: West Academic
ISBN: 1628103019
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This book is suitable for adoption as a supplement in an introductory constitutional law course or as a text for an advanced seminar.

Constitutional Law As Fiction

Author: L. H. LaRue
Publisher: Penn State Press
ISBN: 9780271039275
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The Story of Equality I cannot prove that the stories of Marbury and McCulloch
are the fundamental stories of constitutional law. My judgment is nothing more
than a subjective impression based on my experience of having taught
constitutional law for several decades; but I take some comfort in knowing that it
is not idiosyncratic. Duncan Kennedy asserts that analogous polarities run
through the entire structure of private law. 1 and John Leubsdorf asserts that a
careful reading of the ...

Education Law Stories

Author: Michael Olivas
Publisher: West Academic
ISBN: 1628107219
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This book provides an understanding of a dozen leading education-related cases, focusing on how the litigation was shaped by lawyers, judges, and social factors, and why the cases have attained landmark status.

Law S Stories

Author: Peter Brooks
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 9780300074901
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Appropriately, I have drawn my arguments, or speculations, from sociology,
political science, and other disciplines that look upon law from afar. But I
conclude these remarks by shifting to a more "internal" perspective, in which I will
try to answer a question that I have used as part of the final examination in my
first-year course in constitutional law. I have several times asked students to
select the opinion assigned during the course that was most persuasive in the
specific sense of ...

Law Stories

Author: Gary Bellow
Publisher: University of Michigan Press
ISBN: 9780472085194
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Gary Bellow is the Louis D. Brandeis Professor of Law at Harvard Law School
and Faculty Director of the School's Clinical Programs. He is the author, with Bea
Moulton, of the Laivyering Process (New York: Foundation Press, 1979), and
numerous articles on clinical teaching, law practice and the delivery of legal
services in low income communities. Lenora M. Lapidus is the 1994-1996 John J.
Gibbons Fellow in Public Interest and Constitutional Law at Crummy, Del Deo,
Dolan, ...

No Litmus Test

Author: Michael C. Dorf
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9780742550308
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Michael C. Dorf is the Michael I. Sovern Professor of Law at Columbia University
School of Law. He is the editor of Constitutional Law Stories (2004) and coauthor,
with Laurence H. Tribe, of On Reading the Constitution (1991). A magna cum
laude graduate of Harvard College and Harvard Law School, he served as a law
clerk to Judge Stephen Reinhardt of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth
Circuit and for Justice Anthony M. Kennedy of the U.S. Supreme Court. Professor
Dorf has ...

Women And The Law Stories

Author: Elizabeth Schneider
Publisher: West Academic
ISBN: 1628106921
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This book examines landmark cases establishing women’s legal rights, offering accounts of the litigants, history, parties, strategies, and theoretical implications.

A Tragedy Of Democracy

Author: Greg Robinson
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231520123
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104. case central history in civil rights law. Neil Gotanda, “The Story of Korematsu
: The Japanese-American Cases,” in Constitutional Law Stories, ed. Michael Dorf
(New York: Foundation Press, 2004), pp. 249–96; Greg Robinson and Toni
Robinson, “Korematsu and Beyond: Japanese Americans and the Origins of
Strict Scrutiny,” Law and Contemporary Problems 68, 2 (Spring 2005), 29-55.
U.S. Supreme Court, Ex Parte Mitsuye Endo, 323 U.S. 283 (1944). For the
significance of the ...

Constitutional Law For A Changing America

Author: Lee Epstein
Publisher: CQ Press
ISBN: 1483384039
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Filled with additional supporting material—photographs of the litigants, sidebars comparing the U.S. with other nations, and "Aftermath" boxes that tell the stories of the parties' lives after the Supreme Court has acted—the text ...

Making Constitutional Law

Author: Mark Tushnet
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780195357653
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8 "We Are Dealing with a Man's Life" Administering the Death Penalty The big
stories about the death penalty were major cases like McCleskey v. Kemp. I
Inside the Court, however, the smaller details proved to be more irritating. The
guerilla campaign against the death penalty was conducted in the theater of
procedure. Litigators did all they could to keep their clients alive. They appealed
convictions to state supreme courts and then sought Supreme Court review. After
that they went ...