Does the gun lobby threaten the democratic institutions safeguarding individual liberty in America?
Engaging narratives that move beyond the final opinions of the Supreme Court to reveal the people and stories behind key poverty-law cases of the last 50 years
A comprehensive reference on the litigation of Indian treaty rights in the upper Great Lakes region
An engrossing story of one of the landmark cases in First Amendment history
Do parents have the right to determine how their children should be educated?
Presents the conceptual difficulties involved in the project of racial reconciliation by a comparative analysis of South African Truth and Reconciliation and the demand for Reparations in the United States
The country's top legal reporters comment on and analyze some of the most important oral arguments in recent court history
Discusses the landmark school and housing desegregation cases of the 1970s
The gripping story of the life and education of one of America's most innovative and idealistic lawyers
An illuminating look at how the egos and ambitions of four celebrated Supreme Court justices affected their thinking on issues that still resonate today
An exacting look at American legal responses to terrorism, both before and after 9/11
A behind-the-scenes look at an unrecognized giant of American legal history and his role in the Supreme Court decision Brown v. Board of Education
The first major book to argue in favor of affirmative action in higher education since Bowen and Bok's The Shape of the River
Studies historical constitutional development in relation to protective laws for women in the U.S. during the Progressive Era and early New Deal years
The reflections on their lives in law of pioneer black women lawyers