The Supreme Court of the United States: Highest Court in the Land


Subject:
Federal (U.S.) Government , Judicial Process , Supreme Court

Description:
This online journal from April 2005 presents "a collection of essays ... that explain how the Court functions ... [with] contributions by a number of the nation's premier legal scholars." Topics include a "historical perspective on the nomination, confirmation, and appointment of justices" and summaries of landmark decisions. Also includes a bibliography and links to related sites. From the U.S. Department of State. Note: opens directly into a PDF file.

Publisher:
U.S. Department of State

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.america.gov/media/pdf/ejs/0405.pdf


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