Limits on States

Author: James M. McGoldrick
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780313312335
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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With a sharp focus on Article 1, Section 10 of the U.S. Constitution, this work surveys the historical and modern significance of the limitation on states.

The Taxing Power

Author: Erik M. Jensen
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780313312298
Format: PDF
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Reexamines the constitutional principles affecting taxation by focusing on the limitations of Congressional power.

Federalism A Reference Guide to the United States Constitution

Author: Vicki C. Jackson
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1440829969
Format: PDF, Kindle
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This book analyzes the structure of our constitutional system of government, providing an overview of the constitutional history of American federalism as it has been developed in decisions of the United States Supreme Court. • Provides historical information in a clear, chronological order • Enables law students and lawyers to improve their understanding of the legal doctrines that underlie today's conflicts. • Documents the relationships among different doctrines across particular time periods

Freedom of the Press

Author: Lyrissa Barnett Lidsky
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780313315978
Format: PDF
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Provides an overview of the past, present, and possible future of the constitutional right to freedom of the press.

The Kentucky State Constitution

Author: Robert M. Ireland
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0199778825
Format: PDF, Mobi
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The Kentucky State Constitution provides an outstanding constitutional and historical account of the state's governing charter. In addition to an overview of Kentucky's constitutional history, it provides an in-depth, section-by-section analysis of the entire constitution, detailing the many significant changes that have been made since its initial drafting. This treatment, along with a table of cases, index, and bibliography provides an unsurpassed reference guide for students, scholars, and practitioners of Kentucky's constitution. Previously published by Greenwood, this title has been brought back in to circulation by Oxford University Press with new verve. Re-printed with standardization of content organization in order to facilitate research across the series, this title, as with all titles in the series, is set to join the dynamic revision cycle of The Oxford Commentaries on the State Constitutions of the United States. The Oxford Commentaries on the State Constitutions of the United States is an important series that reflects a renewed international interest in constitutional history and provides expert insight into each of the 50 state constitutions. Each volume in this innovative series contains a historical overview of the state's constitutional development, a section-by-section analysis of its current constitution, and a comprehensive guide to further research. Under the expert editorship of Professor G. Alan Tarr, Director of the Center on State Constitutional Studies at Rutgers University, this series provides essential reference tools for understanding state constitutional law. Books in the series can be purchased individually or as part of a complete set, giving readers unmatched access to these important political documents.

Procedural Due Process

Author: Rhonda Wasserman
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780313313530
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Traces the historical development of the Due Process Clauses of the Fifth and Fourteenth Amendments and analyzes their cardinal procedural guarantees.

The Colorado State Constitution

Author: Dale A. Oesterle
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780313308499
Format: PDF, Kindle
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After a brief constitutional history of Colorado, this volume reproduces the state constitution, article by article and section by section, with legal commentary on each part. The commentary explains the origins and interpretations of each provision. A bibliographical essay and a table of cases are

Freedom of Speech

Author: Keith Werhan
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780313319976
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Provides a contemporary approach to protecting the First Amendment by looking at the evolution of free speech thought.

The Wisconsin State Constitution

Author: Jack Stark
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780313302558
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A constitutional history of the state of Wisconsin with a section-by-section commentary on its constitution.

Prohibited Government Acts

Author: Jack Stark
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780313313523
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Tracks the history of, and analyzes the current status of the law on a number of prohibited federal acts as prescribed in Article I, Section 9, of the United States Constitution.