This collection of essays looks at over 200 major court cases, at both state and federal levels, from the colonial period to the present. Organized thematically, the articles range from 1, 000 to 5, 000 words and include recent topics such as the Microsoft antitrust case, the O.J. Simpson trials, and the Clinton impeachment. This new edition includes 43 new essays as well as updates throughout, with end-of-essay bibliographies and indexes by case and subject/name.The Hughes letter appeared to place the Court itself among the ranks of the opponents of the court-packing plan, and it undoubtedly aided the opposition to the plan. The debate over the plan nevertheless continued in Congress and in theanbsp;...
|Title||:||Historic U.S. Court Cases|
|Author||:||John W. Johnson|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2003-12-16|