The Constitution, that delicate balance

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Random House,
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?1984.
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English
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Examines sixteen landmark Supreme Court cases that have significantly affected our interpretation of the Constitution
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9780394339436
9780394540740
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subject_facet Constitutional law -- United States, Grondwetten, Rechtspraak, United States. -- Supreme Court
table_of_contents Barron's Wharf: First test of the Bill of Rights -- Seventeen Words: Quiet revolution of the Fourteenth Amendment -- Minnesota Rag: Newspaper that gave new meaning to Freedom of the Press -- Myth about the Bay of Pigs: Freedom of the press and National Security -- Protecting "The thought that we hate": Freedom of speech and the Right of Peaceable Assembly -- Does money talk?: Elections, contributions, and speech -- God and the classroom: Free exercise of religion vs establishment of religion -- Knock at the door: How the supreme Court created a rule to enforce the Fourth Amendment -- Crime and its aftershock: Fair trial vs free press -- Willie Francis' two trips to the chair: Punishment and the death penalty -- Defense of last resort: Insanity plea -- Umpiring "harmless, empty shadows": Right of privacy -- Bakke and the equal protection clause: Affirmative action vs reverse discrimination -- "Give me your tired, your poor ... ": Does the Fourteenth Amendment protect illegal aliens? -- Nation of states: States' rights vs national supremacy -- Sacking of Greytown: Power to make war -- Constitution of the United States.
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title The Constitution, that delicate balance
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