Constitutional Law for a Changing America: Rights, Liberties, and Justice

Constitutional Law for a Changing America: Rights, Liberties, and Justice

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Can Congress impose limits to free speech on the Internet? May a doctor or a family member assist a terminally-ill patient to commit suicide? Is it constitutional for a government agency to give preferences to minorities in awarding federal contracts?

Covers various Americans' right to the free exercise of religion, freedom of speech, and freedom of the press, discrimination and defendant's rights.

Title:Constitutional Law for a Changing America: Rights, Liberties, and Justice
Edition Language:English
ISBN:9781933116808
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  • Cassandra

    Both this book and the Institutional Powers book by the same authors are used at my University for the Constitutional Law courses. It is, as most law texts are, a little dry, kind of dull, and a whole...

  • Kony

    Situates key decisions in political context, giving enough detail to orient, but not so much as to overwhelm. Illuminates diverse influences on law's development, attending to the big picture (interna...

  • Anne Fox

    This is a lengthy and comprehensive overview of the major issues confronting the Supreme Court, complete with case examples and excerpts from the findings of the Court. I wouldn't recommend this book ...

  • Ben

    For a textbook, I think it is a great overview. It is well-organized and gives excerpts of many important decisions. ...

  • Kevin Altman

    Political Science classic...a must!...