Tag Archive: SCOTUS

Mondays with the Supremes: The Coming of the Nixon Court: The 1972 Term and the Transformation of Constitutional Law, by Earl M. Maltz @ NYJB

by

“The Coming of the Nixon Court: The 1972 Term and the Transformation of Constitutional Law” by Earl M. Maltz investigates the gradual metamorphosis from liberal court to conservative court.

Rate this:

Advertisements

More NSFW Files: Sin-a-Rama: Expanded Edition: Sleaze Sex Paperbacks of the Sixties, edited by Adam Parfey and B. Astrid Daley

by

Originally published in 2005, Feral House has reissued “Sin-a-Rama: Sleaze Sex Paperbacks of the Sixties” in a new, expanded edition. Edited by Adam Parfrey and B. Astrid Daley, Sin-a-Rama delves into this lesser known literary genre.

Rate this:

CCLaP Fridays: Speak Now: Marriage Equality on Trial, by Kenji Yoshino

by

This week I review “Speak Now: Marriage Equality on Trial,” by Kenji Yoshino, about the court case that eventually repealed Prop 8.

Rate this:

Mondays with the Supremes/CCLaP Fridays Crossover: Uncertain Justice: The Roberts Court and the Constitution, by Laurence Tribe and Joshua Matz

by

his week I review Uncertain Justice: The Roberts Court and the Constitution, by Laurence Tribe and Joshua Matz, a sober look at the Roberts Court and how recent rulings have shaped modern law.

Rate this:

Mondays with the Supremes: The Death Penalty

by

In this installment of Mondays with the Supremes, I investigate two books that discuss the death penalty and its implications. Comments encouraged.

Rate this:

Mondays with the Supremes: Part IX: Cass Gilbert’s Steps

by

My last installment of Mondays with the Supremes. I sum up my thoughts on the Supreme Court. This feature will return on a more irregular basis, focusing on one book about the Supreme Court.

Rate this:

Mondays with the Supremes: Part VII: The Ideological Litmus Test

by

In this installment of Mondays with the Supremes, we look ideological purity, the Senate Judiciary Committee, and Justice Clarence Thomas.

Rate this:

MONDAYS WITH THE SUPREMES: PART V: SUPREME COURT SWINGERS

by

A limited-run series where I review three books about the Supreme Court of the United States, exploring its historical and ideological conflicts, and the transformations it wrought upon law and society. This week, I examine the Justices who hold the “swing vote.”

Rate this:

Mondays with the Supremes, Part II: Matters of Protocol

by

A limited-run series where I review three books about the Supreme Court of the United States, exploring its historical and ideological conflicts, and the transformations it wrought upon law and society. This week: Matters of Protocol

Rate this:

Mondays with the Supremes: Part I: Inside the Secret World of the Supreme Court

by

I begin a limited-run series where I review three books about the Supreme Court of the United States, exploring its historical and ideological conflicts, and the transformations it wrought upon law and society.

Rate this: