The Full Faith and Credit Clause

Author: William L. Reynolds
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780313315411
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Details the history, development, and current state of the Full Faith and Credit Clause.

Federalism A Reference Guide to the United States Constitution

Author: Vicki C. Jackson
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1440829969
Format: PDF
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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

Procedural Due Process

Author: Rhonda Wasserman
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780313313530
Format: PDF, Mobi
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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.

Judicial Jurisdiction

Author: Patrick Baude
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780313312045
Format: PDF, ePub
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When America's founding fathers outlined the constitution they took great care not to specify the structure of the federal court system, yet the federal court has succeeded in binding together the rule of law and rights-based democracy.

The Heritage Guide to the Constitution

Author: David F. Forte
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1621573524
Format: PDF, ePub
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A landmark work of more than one hundred scholars, The Heritage Guide to the Constitution is a unique line-by-line analysis explaining every clause of America's founding charter and its contemporary meaning. In this fully revised second edition, leading scholars in law, history, and public policy offer more than two hundred updated and incisive essays on every clause of the Constitution. From the stirring words of the Preamble to the Twenty-seventh Amendment, you will gain new insights into the ideas that made America, important debates that continue from our Founding, and the Constitution's true meaning for our nation

The Wisconsin State Constitution

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

Slavery and the Founders

Author: Paul Finkelman
Publisher: M.E. Sharpe
ISBN: 076564147X
Format: PDF
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The new edition of this classic work addresses how the first generation of leaders of the United States dealt with the profoundly important question of human bondage. This third edition incorporates a new chapter on the regulation of the African slave trade and the latest research on Thomas Jefferson.