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I Shall Not Pass This Way Again
Language: en
Pages: 152
Authors: Elbert Ransom, Jr.
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-07 - Publisher: Xulon Press

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He Shall Not Pass This Way Again
Language: en
Pages: 360
Authors: Stephen L. Wasby
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 1990-12-15 - Publisher: University of Pittsburgh Pre

After a successful career as a law professor and government regulator, William O. Douglas was appointed to the Supreme Court by Franklin D. Roosevelt in 1939. During his thirty-six years on the court, he became known as one of its most outspoken and controversial members. In this volume, which was
The Great Justices, 1941-54
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: William Domnarski
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-01-23 - Publisher: University of Michigan Press

The Great Justices offers a revealing glimpse of a judicial universe in which titanic egos often clash, and comes as close as any book ever has to getting inside the minds of Supreme Court jurists. This is rare and little-examined territory: in the public consciousness the Supreme Court is usually
Sport and the Law
Language: en
Pages: 234
Authors: Samuel O. Regalado, Sarah K. Fields
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-12-31 - Publisher: University of Arkansas Press

This new collection examines not only how athletes looked to the nation’s judicial system to solve conflicts but also how their cases trans¬formed the interpretation of laws. These essays examine a vast array of social and legal controversies including Heywood v. NBA (1971), which allowed any player to enter the
Liberty and Sexuality
Language: en
Pages: 1051
Authors: David J. Garrow
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-07-07 - Publisher: Open Road Media

Pulitzer Prize–winning author David J. Garrow’s stirring and essential history of the politics of abortion and America’s battle for the right to choose In 1973, the Supreme Court handed down its landmark Roe v. Wade decision legalizing abortion, and more than forty years later the issue continues to spark controversy