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The Supreme Court A to Z by Kenneth Jost

The Supreme Court A to Z

by Kenneth Jost

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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0872893359, Hardcover)

Revised and updated to include coverage of significant new cases and changes on the bench, this valuable research tool is the definitive source for information on the Court, its justices, and its impact on American democracy. The Supreme Court A to Z is written in understandable language for general audiences. It provides over 350 entries including biographies of past and present justices, the history of important cases, and explanations of constitutional principles and legal concepts.

This edition includes:

New biographies of Chief Justice John G. Roberts and Associate Justice Samuel A. Alito

Updated entries on key issues and concepts including capital punishment, confirmation process, habeas corpus, judicial activism, separation of powers, and many more

New entries on intellectual property and international law

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