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The Roberts Court: The Struggle for the Constitution
The Roberts Court: The Struggle for the Constitution
by Marcia Coyle
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SEVEN MINUTES AFTER President Obama put his signature to a landmark national health care insurance program, a lawyer in the office of Florida GOP attorney general Bill McCollum hit a computer key, sparking a legal challenge to the new law that would... (read more)

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On Constitutional Disobedience (Inalienable Rights)
On Constitutional Disobedience (Inalienable Rights)
by Louis Michael Seidman
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What would the Framers of the Constitution make of multinational corporations? Nuclear weapons? Gay marriage? They led a preindustrial country, much of it dependent on slave labor, huddled on the Atlantic seaboard. The Founders saw society as essentially... (read more)

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Uninhibited, Robust, and Wide-Open: A Free Press for a New Century (Inalienable Rights)
Uninhibited, Robust, and Wide-Open: A Free Press for a New Century (Inalienable Rights)
by Lee Bollinger
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Lee Bollinger is one of our foremost experts on the First Amendment--both an erudite scholar and elegant advocate. In this sweeping account, he explores the troubled history of a free press in America and looks toward the challenges ahead. The first... (read more)

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The Law Is a Ass
The Law Is a Ass
by Ronald Irving
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The law is no laughing matter. But when one looks more closely it teems with humor. This compendium contains many witty and sometimes profound observations and sayings, arranged in sections covering justice, the law, lawyers, courts, libel, crime and... (read more)

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The Public Voice WSIS Sourcebook: Perspectives on the World Summit on the Information Society
The Public Voice WSIS Sourcebook: Perspectives on the World Summit on the Information Society
by Epic.org
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The Public Voice WSIS Sourcebook has been compiled to further a dialogue on the issues, the outcomes, and the process of the World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS). Beginning in 2003 and continuing through 2005, the UN WSIS will seek the views of... (read more)

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The Gridlock Economy: How Too Much Ownership Wrecks Markets, Stops Innovation, and Costs Lives
The Gridlock Economy: How Too Much Ownership Wrecks Markets, Stops Innovation, and Costs Lives
by Michael Heller
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25 new runways would eliminate most air travel delays in America. Why can’t we build them? 50 patent owners are blocking a major drug maker from creating a cancer cure. Why won’t they get out of the way? 90% of our broadcast spectrum sits... (read more)

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Citizen Lane: Defending Our Rights in the Courts, the Capitol, and the Streets
Citizen Lane: Defending Our Rights in the Courts, the Capitol, and the Streets
by Mark Lane
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Freedom Rider, friend of Eleanor Roosevelt, Dick Gregorys vice-presidential running mate, legal defense at Wounded Knee, survivor of the Jonestown Massacre—Mark Lane has been inspiring social consciousness, influencing history makers, and... (read more)

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Who Gets What: Fair Compensation After Tragedy and Financial Upheaval
Who Gets What: Fair Compensation After Tragedy and Financial Upheaval
by Kenneth R Feinberg
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Agent Orange, the 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund, the Virginia Tech massacre, the 2008 financial crisis, and the Deep Horizon gulf oil spill: each was a disaster in its own right. What they had in common was their aftermath—each required... (read more)

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Chasing Gideon: The Elusive Quest for Poor People's Justice
Chasing Gideon: The Elusive Quest for Poor People's Justice
by Karen Houppert
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On March 18, 1963, in one of its most significant legal decisions, the U.S. Supreme Court unanimously ruled in Gideon v. Wainwright that all defendants facing significant jail time have the constitutional right to a free attorney if they cannot afford... (read more)

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Witness for the Defense: The Accused, the Eyewitness, and the Expert Who Puts Memory on Trial
Witness for the Defense: The Accused, the Eyewitness, and the Expert Who Puts Memory on Trial
by Elizabeth Loftus
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"The study of memory had become my specialty, my passion. In the next few years I wrote dozens of papers about how memory works and how it fails, but unlike most researchers studying memory, my work kept reaching out into the real world. To what extent... (read more)

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Laughing at the Gods: Great Judges and How They Made the Common Law
Laughing at the Gods: Great Judges and How They Made the Common Law
by Allan C Hutchinson
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Any effort to understand how law works has to take seriously its main players judges. Like any performance, judging should be evaluated by reference to those who are its best exponents. Not surprisingly, the debate about what makes a 'great judge' is as... (read more)

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A Constitution for All Times (Boston Review Books)
A Constitution for All Times (Boston Review Books)
by Pamela Karlan
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Pamela S. Karlan is a unique figure in American law. A professor at Stanford Law School and former counsel for the NAACP, she has argued seven cases at the Supreme Court and worked on dozens more as a clerk for Justice Harry Blackmun. In her first book... (read more)

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Carl Maxey: A Fighting Life (V Ethel Willis White Book)
Carl Maxey: A Fighting Life (V Ethel Willis White Book)
by Jim Kershner
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Carl Maxey came from a childhood in the scandal-ridden Spokane Children's Home to make a name for himself, first as an NCAA championship boxer, and then as eastern Washington's first black lawyer and a renowned civil rights attorney who always fought for... (read more)

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101 Things I Learned in Law School (R) (101 Things I Learned)
101 Things I Learned in Law School (R) (101 Things I Learned)
by Matthew Frederick
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The complexities and nuances of the law are made accessible in this engaging, illustrated guide. From the structure of the court system to the mysteries of human motivation, 101 THINGS I LEARNED® IN LAW SCHOOL reveals the intricacies of the legal world... (read more)

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Reimagining Equality: Stories of Gender, Race, and Finding Home
Reimagining Equality: Stories of Gender, Race, and Finding Home
by Anita Hill
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From the heroic lawyer who spoke out against Clarence Thomas in the historic confirmation hearings twenty years ago   “This ambitious book provides just as dignified and well intentioned a performance as the one she gave at those hearings... (read more)

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The Tough Luck Constitution and the Assault on Health Care Reform
The Tough Luck Constitution and the Assault on Health Care Reform
by Andrew Koppelman
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Chief Justice John Roberts stunned the nation by upholding the Affordable Care Act--more commonly known as Obamacare. But legal experts observed that the decision might prove a strategic defeat for progressives. Roberts grounded his decision on Congress... (read more)

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The Knockoff Economy: How Imitation Sparks Innovation
The Knockoff Economy: How Imitation Sparks Innovation
by Kal Raustiala
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From the shopping mall to the corner bistro, knockoffs are everywhere in today's marketplace. Conventional wisdom holds that copying kills creativity, and that laws that protect against copies are essential to innovation--and economic success. But are... (read more)

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On Dissent: Its Meaning in America
On Dissent: Its Meaning in America
by Ronald K L Collins
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"This slim, spry volume offers a linguistic and legal definition of dissent as a vital aspect of American politics. Moving methodologically through the parameters of dissent (violence and nonviolence, the individual and the collective, the shifting edges... (read more)

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The United States Constitution: A Graphic Adaptation
The United States Constitution: A Graphic Adaptation
by Jonathan Hennessey
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Our leaders swear to uphold it, our military to defend it. It is the blueprint for the shape and function of government itself and what defines Americans as Americans. But how many of us truly know our Constitution? The United States Constitution: A... (read more)

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How Sex Became a Civil Liberty
How Sex Became a Civil Liberty
by Leigh Ann Wheeler
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How Sex Became a Civil Liberty is the first book to show how and why we have come to see sexual expression, sexual practice, and sexual privacy as fundamental rights. Using rich archival sources and oral interviews, historian Leigh Ann Wheeler shows how... (read more)

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