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Court over Constitution

Edward S. Corwin

Court over Constitution

a study of judicial review as an instrument of popular government

by Edward S. Corwin

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- Supreme Court.,
  • United States.,
  • Constitutional law -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesJudicial review as an instrument of popular government.
    Statementby Edward S. Corwin.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJK1561 .C58
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 273 p. ;
    Number of Pages273
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14068676M
    LC Control Number38029088

    REVIEWS. This is part historical account, part critique, of the High Court’s interpretation of the Constitution since Federation. The book, in production since , is an arduous labour of collection and analysis of High Court decisions over that period. The following is a summary by the authors of the new book, Democracy and Equality: The Enduring Constitutional Vision of the Warren Court, Oxford University Pr e ss (). Chief Justice Earl Warren retired from the Supreme Court a half-century ago, marking the end of the Warren Court.

      The Constitution and the Supreme Court census case Ap by Lyle Denniston Constitutional questions, some subtle and some obvious, some familiar and some unusual, very likely will shape how the Supreme Court on Tuesday looks at the high-stakes fight over the census, and could also be a major factor when the Justices ultimately decide.   The book, Six Amendments: How and Why We Should Change the Constitution, details the half-dozen ways Stevens thinks the Constitution could .

    In , the Supreme Court declared for itself the power of judicial review, a power to which Hamilton had referred but that is not expressly mentioned in the al review is the power of the courts, as part of the system of checks and balances, to look at actions taken by the other branches of government and the states and determine whether they are constitutional.   Legal scholar Alan Dershowitz writes in a new book that the Supreme Court could intervene if President Trump is impeached, overturning a congressional vote to .


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