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The Resource A good quarrel : America's top legal reporters share stories from inside the Supreme Court, Timothy R. Johnson and Jerry Goldman, editors ; with a foreword by Richard J. Lazarus

A good quarrel : America's top legal reporters share stories from inside the Supreme Court, Timothy R. Johnson and Jerry Goldman, editors ; with a foreword by Richard J. Lazarus

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A good quarrel : America's top legal reporters share stories from inside the Supreme Court
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A good quarrel
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America's top legal reporters share stories from inside the Supreme Court
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Timothy R. Johnson and Jerry Goldman, editors ; with a foreword by Richard J. Lazarus
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Summary
Courtroom proceedings offer the thrill of a sporting event and the drama of a stage production as lawyers match wits, grill witnesses, and introduce eleventh-hour elements that may upend the course of a trial. The most decisive contests play out in the U.S. Supreme Court, where lawyers debate the meaning of the highest law-the Constitution-before the highest legal authorities-the nine justices. In A Good Quarrel, the nation's best court reporters discuss the most memorable cases of the past fifty years. These journalists not only recreate the key moments of the oral arguments, they analyze the attorneys' and justices' strategic use of rhetoric, logic, and emotional displays. In addition to a ringside account of each case, this volume provides web links to complete audio recordings of each oral argument and individual clips so that the reader can listen in on the debates that resolved a disputed presidential election, reconsidered women's rights, reassessed affirmative action, and decided many other pressing issues in the United States. Contributors: Charles Bierbauer Lyle Denniston Fred Graham Brent Kendall Steve Lash Richard Lazarus Dahlia Lithwick Tony Mauro Tim O'Brien David Savage Greg Stohr Nina Totenberg Timothy R. Johnson teaches in the political science department and the law school at the University of Minnesota. Jerry Goldman teaches political science at Northwestern University and directs the OYEZ Project, a multimedia archive devoted to the Supreme Court
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index present
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non fiction
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  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
A good quarrel : America's top legal reporters share stories from inside the Supreme Court, Timothy R. Johnson and Jerry Goldman, editors ; with a foreword by Richard J. Lazarus
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A good quarrel : America's top legal reporters share stories from inside the Supreme Court, Timothy R. Johnson and Jerry Goldman, editors ; with a foreword by Richard J. Lazarus
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http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.3998/mpub.243263
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 181-183) and index
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online resource
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cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
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txt
Content type MARC source
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Contents
  • Lyle Denniston
  • Bush v. Gore : preparing for oral combat : the fight for the presidency
  • Charles Bierbauer
  • Glickman v. Wileman Brothers and Elliott Inc. : how oral arguments led to a lawsuit
  • Tony Mauro
  • Grutter v. Bollinger : an argument for the ages
  • Greg Stohr
  • Chandler v. Miller : double indemnity
  • Nina Totenberg
  • Rapanos v. United States : wading into the wetlands
  • Introduction :
  • David G. Savage
  • Randall v. Sorrell : arguing over campaign finance in Vermont
  • Brent Kendall
  • UAAAIWA v. Johnson Controls Inc. : fighting for women's rights in the workplace
  • Steve Lash
  • Time Inc. v. Hill : a future president makes his case
  • Fred Graham
  • The role of oral arguments in the Supreme Court
  • Timothy R. Johnson and Jerry Goldman
  • Elk Grove Unified School District v. Newdow : ten commandments of oral arguments
  • Dahlia Lithwick
  • Forsyth County, Georgia v. the Nationalist Movement : a workman-like performance
  • Tim O'Brien
  • Planned Parenthood of Southeastern Pennsylvania v. Casey : the rhetorical battle over Roe
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1 online resource (195 pages)
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online
Isbn
9780472022007
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rdamedia
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c
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Electronic reproduction.
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remote
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Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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