The Resource Landmark decisions of the United States Supreme Court, Maureen Harrison & Steve Gilbert, editors

Landmark decisions of the United States Supreme Court, Maureen Harrison & Steve Gilbert, editors

Label
Landmark decisions of the United States Supreme Court
Title
Landmark decisions of the United States Supreme Court
Statement of responsibility
Maureen Harrison & Steve Gilbert, editors
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents for each case "carefully edited versions of the official texts issued by the Supreme Court in United States reports."
Member of
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 347.73/26
  • 347.30726
Index
index present
LC call number
KF4549
LC item number
.L37 1991
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • legal cases and notes
  • law reports and digests
Series statement
Landmark decisions series
Label
Landmark decisions of the United States Supreme Court, Maureen Harrison & Steve Gilbert, editors
Publication
Note
Published: San Diego, Calif. (<1995-1999>); Carlsbad, Calif. (c2006- )
Alternative Format
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • v. 1. School desegregation : Brown v. Board of Education (1954) -- Obscenity : Roth v. United States (1957) -- School prayer : Engel v. Vitale (1962) -- Fair trials : Gideon v. Wainwright (1963) -- Sexual privacy : Griswold v. Connecticut (1965) -- Censorship : New York Times vs. United States (1971) -- Abortion : Roe v. Wade (1973) -- Affirmative action : University of California v. Bakke (1978) -- Book banning : Board of Education v. Pico (1982) -- Flag burning : Texas v. Johnson (1989) -- The U.S. Constitution : The Preamble (1789)
  • v. 2. Slavery : Dred Scott v. Sanford (1857) -- Women's suffrage : Minor v. Happersett (1875) ; United States v. Anthony (1873) -- Japanese American concentration camps : Korematsu v. United States (1944) -- Bible reading in the public schools : Abington School District v. Shempp (1963) -- Book banned in Boston : "Fanny Hill" v. Massachusetts (1966) -- Rights of the accused : Miranda v. Arizona (1966) -- Death penalty : Furman v. Georgia (1972) -- Homosexuality : Bowers v. Hardwick (1986) -- Offensive speech : Hustler v. Falwell (1988) -- Right to die : Cruzan v. Missouri (1990)
  • v. 3. Executive privilege : Marbury v. Madison (1803) ; United States v. Nixon (1974) -- Clear and present danger : Schenck v. United States (1919) -- Forced sterilization : Buck v. Bell (1927) -- Mob justice : Scottsboro Boys v. Alabama (1932) -- Pledge of allegiance : Minersville School District v. Gobitis (1940) ; Board of Education v. Barnette (1943) -- Illegal search & seizure : Mapp v. Ohio (1961) -- Interracial marriage : Loving v. Virginia (1967) -- Monkey trials : Epperson v. Arkansas (1968) -- Sexual harassment : Meritor Savings Bank v. Vinson (1986) -- Church & state : Allegheny County v. ACLU (1989)
  • v. 4. Federal supremacy : McCulloch v. Maryland (1819) -- The trail of tears : The Cherokees v. Georgia (1831) ; Worcester v. Georgia (1832) -- Lincoln's suspension of habeas corpus : In the matter of Milligan (1866) -- Separate but equal : Plessy v. Ferguson (1896) ; Dissenting in Plessy -- Trust busting : Standard Oil v. United States (1911) -- Child labor : Hammer v. Dagenhart (1918) -- The atomic spies : The Rosenbergs v. United States (1953); Dissenting in The Rosenberts -- Libel : The New York Times v. Sullivan (1964) -- Conscientious objection : Muhammad Ali v. United States (1971) -- Hate crimes : R.A. v. St. Paul (1992) ; Wisconsin v. Mitchell (1993)
  • v. 5. The slave ship cases: The Antelope (1825); The Amistad (1840) -- Religious liberty: Cantwell v. Connecticut (1940) -- Treason: Cramer v. United States (1945) -- Military justice: Toth v. Quarles (1955) -- Marijuana: Leary v. United States (1969) -- Birth control: Eisenstadt v. Baird (1972) -- Baseball: Flood v. Kuhn (1972) -- Equal pay for equal work: Corning v. Brennan (1974) -- Child abuse: DeShaney v. Winnebago (1989) -- The "Son of Sam" law: Simon & Schuster v. New York Crime Victims Board (1991) -- U.S. Constitution
  • v. 6. The Aaron Burr conspiracy : Bollman-Swartwout Case (1807) -- The Dartmouth College Case : Trustees of Dartmouth College v. Woodward (1819) -- Women's work : Muller v. Oregon (1908) -- The "Sick Chicken" Case : Schecter Poultry v. United States (1935) -- The Right to keep and bear arms : United States v. Jack Miller (1939) -- The Law of war : In The Matter of General Tomoyuki Yamashita (1946) -- Un-American activities : John T. Watkins v. United States (1957) -- One person, one vote : Reynolds v. Sims (1964) -- The Constitution and the right to die : Washington State v. Glucksberg -- New York State v. Quill (1997); The Presidential line item veto : President William J. Clinton v. The City of New York (1998)
  • v. 7. Violence against women : United States v. Morrison (2000) -- Partial birth abortions : Stenberg v. Carhart (2000) -- The gay scout master : Boy Scouts of America v. Dale (2000) -- The contested presidential election : Bush v. Gore (2000) -- Executing the mentally retarded : Atkins v. Virginia (2002) -- Internet pornography : United States v. American Library Association (2003) -- Affirmative action : Grutter v. Bollinger (2003) -- Sodomy : Lawrence & Garner v. Texas (2003) -- The al Qaeda cases : Hamdi v. Rumsfeld (2004) -- Rumsfeld v. Padilla (2004) -- Medical marijuana : Gonzales v. Raich (2005) -- Private property rights : Kelo v. City of New London (2005) -- The ten commandments cases : Van Orden v. Perry (2005) -- McCreary County v. ACLU (2005)
  • v. 8 Physician-assisted suicide : Gonzales v. Oregon (2006) -- Execution by lethal injection : Hill v. McDonough (2006) -- The Al Queda detainee : Hamdan v. Rumsfeld (2006) -- Partial birth abortion : Gonzales v. Planned Parenthood (2007) -- Crack cocaine : Kimbrough v. United States (2007) -- Age discrimination : Gross v. FBL (2009) -- Reverse discrimination : Ricci v. DeStefano (2009) -- Campaign finance reform : Citizens United v. FEC (2010) -- Sexually dangerous persons : U.S. v. Comstock (2010) -- The right to keep and bear arms : McDonald v. Chicago (2010)
Control code
23015315
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
volumes <1-8>
Isbn
9780962801402
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/isbnType
(v. 1)
Lccn
90084578
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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