Illustrated Great Decisions of the Supreme Court

Illustrated Great Decisions of the Supreme Court

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Baker & Taylor
An overview of key Supreme Court decisions describes each case's decision, background, important figures, and impact on society.

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Intended for the general reader, this reference provides key information about recent and historical Supreme Court cases. With over 75 photos, portraits, political cartoons, and drawings, a comprehensive bibliography, and a case and subject index, it provides quick overviews of Supreme Court decisions. In each of the nearly 100 cases summarized, Mauro (Supreme Court correspondent for American Lawyer Media and Legal Times ) describes the decision, the background and facts of the case, and the impact of the decision on American society. As the cases are referenced topically, the reader can easily trace the evolution and impact of rulings in particular issue areas. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (

Publisher: Washington, D.C. : CQ Press, c2000.
ISBN: 9781568024820
Characteristics: xvi, 288 p. : ill. ; 29 cm.


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